Forbes’ Cash Kings: Top 10 Highest Paid in Hip Hop
Cory Lopez / September 6, 2012
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Forbes Ranks Hip-Hop's Cash Kings: No. 5
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Rounding out the top five is Lil Wayne. The rapper earned $27 million in the year, during which he dropped his latest album, Tha Carter IV, launched clothing line Trukfit and begun a partnership with Pepsi’s Mountain Dew.