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Kanye Is Highest Paid Hip Hop Artist

Kanye West let the world know that he was in debt after chasing his dreams to be a boss player in the fashion world. He has now shown the world that he has the tenacity to bounce back from a dire situation. With the business savvy of his wife, Kim Kardashian-West, Yeezy has returned atop of the mountain of hip hop according to Forbes.

Kanye’s popular shoe brand, Yeezy, is expected to top $1.5 billion in sales this year. This will be the first time Kanye West has toppled Jay Z for the spot. Mr. Carter earned $81 million dollars and Eminem still brings in millions of dollars as well. He will earn $50 million. The top streaming artist, Drake, brings in $75 million as the top female rappers are recently retired Nicki Minaj and Cardi B.