50 Cent Tops Rich List
Fiddys wedge is bigger than Jay-Zs, new poll reveals
50 Cent is the worlds richest hip-hop star, an annual list has revealed.
The rapper, Curtis Jackson to his mates, has netted a massive $150 (75m) in the last 12 months according to the Forbes Magazine poll, which is almost double the dollars raked in by money-magnet Jay-Z, who has to settle for second place with earnings of just $82m (41m).
Forbes attributes the majority of Fiddys fortunes to his successful clothing line, video games, his G-Unit Records label, oh and a few album sales.
The top ten rich dogs in the hip-hop money game, in full, looks like this:
50 Cent - $150 m (75 m)
Jay-Z - $82 m (41 m)
Sean Diddy Combs - $35 m (17.5 m)
Kanye West - $30 m (15 m)
Timbaland - $22 m (11 m)
Pharrell Williams - $20 m (10 m)
Kasseem Swizz Beatz Dean - $17 m (8.5 m)
Snoop Dogg - $16 m (8 m)
Dr. Dre - $15 m (7.5 m)
Ludacris - $14 m (7 m)
But are they happy?