1. Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson: $150 million
 2. Shawn “Jay-Z” Carter: $82 million
 3. Sean “Diddy” Combs: $35 million
 4. Kanye West: $30 million
 5. Timothy “Timbaland” Mosley: $22 million
 6. Pharrell Williams: $20 million
 7. Kasseem “Swizz Beatz” Dean: $17 million
 8. Calvin “Snoop Dogg” Broadus: $16 million
 9. André “Dr. Dre” Young: $15 million
10. Christopher “Ludacris” Bridges: $14 million
*forbes.com