4. Dr. Dre – Net Worth: $700 Million
Dr. Dre is one of the wealthiest players in the hip hop game. His net worth is estimated to be at $700 million.
Dre started his career in 1984 with the World Class Wreckin’ Cru. Dre has pulled in over $24 million in album sales, $2 million in single sales and $5.2 million from YouTube ads.
Endorsement deals have had a huge influence over Dre’s growing fortune, adding a cool $46 million.
Dr. Dre is a man of many talents. He has made over $6 million producing music and has even dabbled in some acting, earning $10 million for his film career.
The super producer’s Beats By Dr. Dre headphones sale got him the largest one-off payday of any living musician in history. The line brought $955 million in business deal income.
Last year’s biopic Straight Outta Compton padded his coffers, too. Now he’s sitting on a nine-figure cash stash—and a jaw-dropping portfolio of southern California real estate that even a billionaire would envy.