Forbes‘s list predicts who will be next to hit the billion mark after Jay Z, who made history last week after being named the first rapper to become a billionaire.
His fortune now “conservatively tops $1bn” (£792m).
Dr Dre’s fortune clocks in at $800m (£630m) despite previous reports that he would hit the billionaire mark first after selling Beats by Dre to Apple.
Jay Z’s former protégé Kanye West takes fourth place with an estimated $240m (£190m), thanks in part to his Yeezy Adidas line
Drake’s entry to the list is particularly impressive; he’s younger than all of the other rappers by at least ten years. The Canadian musician ranks fifth at $150m (£118m) at just 32 years old.
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