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Forbes Cash Kings 2014: Highest Earning Hip Hop Stars In The World

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Forbes has officially released their list of the world’s highest paid hip-hop acts of 2014 and to no surprise, topping the list at number one, Dr. Dre.

Earning a staggering $620 million dollars this year, the “Straight Outta Compton” rapper beat out Diddy, who topped the list last year with a cool $50 million. Earlier this year, Dre sold his Dre Beats to Apple for a whopping $3.2 billion, which will soon make him hip-hop’s first billionaire. And get this, Dre’s earnings this year alone is more than the combined earnings of the 24 rappers on the Cash Kings list.

“It’s safe to say headphones is a good business,” DJ Khaled told Forbes, who earned an estimated $7 million.

Following behind Dre on the list, Jay Z and Diddy who tied for number two, both clocking in $60 million. In fourth place, Drake with a cool $33 million and rounding out number five, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis with a combined $32 million.

1. Dr. Dre – $620 million
2. Jay Z – $60 million
2. Diddy – $60 million
4. Drake – $33 million
5. Macklemore & Ryan Lewis – $32 million
6. Kanye West – $30 million
7. Birdman – $24 million
8. Lil Wayne – $23 million
9. Pharrell Williams – $22 million
10. Eminem – $18 million

For the full list, click here.

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Exclusive: Here’s The Secret To Remy Ma’s Snatched Body

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Remy ma’s mission is clear … drop new music and look good while doing it!

HH caught up with Rem at the VH1 Hip Hop Honors event on Sunday where she gave us an update on her upcoming music. However, while the raptress revealed that she not just releasing one single, but will drop TWO very soon, she also gave us the deets on how she keeps that body right and tight. Let’s just say, it took a great deal of effort.

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