Sean “Diddy” Combs tops this years Forbes list for wealthiest artist in Hip Hop. The Bad Boy Entertainment CEO came in at No.1 with a net worth of $820 million. Jay-Z was not far behind at No.2 with $810 million, Aftermath and Beats By Dre founder Dr.Dre at No.3 with $740 million. To round out the top five Ca$h Money records CEO Birdman with $110 million and OVO’s leader Drake comes in at the fifth spot at $90 million.
Diddy’s investment and partnership with Ciroc vodka and his television music channel REVOLT, and his continued presence in the music industry. Diddy just recently wrapped his Bad Boy 20 year reunion tour and is gearing up for his last album No Way 2. Many thought Dr.Dre was at billionaire status with $3 billion Apple buyout, however his take home from the buyout just increased his net worth.