Music stars have come to understand that music isn’t just about entertaining fans, but a broad way to financial freedom and a bank account breathing healthily. Hip hop legends P Diddy and Jay Z are two brilliant artists who understands the business in music is not just about making albums but also by endorsements and investments.
According to FORBES annual list, P. Diddy tops with $62 million earnings followed by Jay Z with $53 million over the last one year.
Dr. Dre follows with $41 million, beating Drake who has earned $38.5 million and Wiz Khalifa with $24 million. Nicki Minaj came 6th on the list with $20.5 million earnings in the past year.
P Diddy owes his bank account credit to his television network, Revolt, his clothing line, partnership with ciroc vodka, and others. Jay Z on the other hand has his bank account fattened by his Roc Nation Entertainment company, Brignac Champaign, and D’Usse Cognac.