Based on Forbes’ latest edition of annual Hip-Hop Cash Kings list, Sean “P. Diddy” Combs is currently the biggest earner in hip-hop, with $130 million, followed by Drake who has $40 million less.

Jay-Z with $50 million, Dr. Dre with $34.5 million and Chance the Rapper with $32 million round up the top five.

Puff Daddy has earned a huge deal with his Bad Boy Family Reunion Tour.  Also, he has a lucrative partnership with Ciroc Vodka.

Last year, Diddy sold off one-third of his Sean John clothing line for an estimated $70 million.

All together, his investments and partnerships have brought him about $130 million earnings in 2017.

To save you a click, the rest of the list is reprinted below.

1. Diddy ($130m)

2. Drake ($94m)

3. Jay-Z ($42m)

4. Dr. Dre ($34.5m)

5. Chance the Rapper ($32m)

6. Kendrick Lamar ($30 million)

7. Wiz Khalifa ($28 million)

8. Pitbull ($27 million)

9. DJ Khaled ($24 million)

10. Future ($23 million)

11. Kanye West ($22 million)

12. Birdman ($20 million)

13. Swizz Beatz ($17 million)

14. Snoop Dogg ($16.5 million)

15. Nicki Minaj ($16 million)

16. Lil Wayne ($15.5 million)

17. J. Cole ($14 million)

18. Macklemore & Ryan Lewis ($11.5 million, tie)

19. Rick Ross ($11.5 million, tie)

20. Lil Yachty ($11 million)

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