Oh to be a rapper. There's the champagne, the yachts, the mink coats, the women, the friends that definitely like you for who you are, the cars, the holidays in the Bahamas, the yachts again, and the money. Lots and lots of lovely money.
Which brings us to the list of the 10 richest rappers in the world, as released by Forbes, with 2001 MTV stalwart Sean "Puff Daddy" Combs (he goes by just Diddy now, by the way) sitting atop the diamond pile as the cash king of hip-hop, having raked in the impressive sum of £46 million, thanks mostly to his vodka brand (very hip-hop that) Ciroc.
Kanye West and his jumbo ego don't even make the list, losing out to the likes of Pitbull...Yes, Pitbull is still going, apparently.
Take a look below at the top 10 and their piles of lovely money.
1. Diddy — £46 million
2. Jay Z — £40 million
3. Dr. Dre — £31 million
4. Drake — £29 million
5. Wiz Khalifa — £18 million
6. Nicki Minaj — £15 million
7. Pitbull – £15 million
8. Pharrell Williams – £14.5 million
9. Kendrick Lamar — £14 million
10. Birdman — £13.5 million