Diddy, Beyoncé, Drake & The Weeknd Make Top 10 On Forbes Highest Paid Celebrities List


Sean “Diddy” Combs may have claimed being a billionaire is not his goal, but it sure appears the Hip Hop mogul is on his way to crossing the one billi mark.

by Yohance Kyles (@HUEYmixwitRILEY)

(AllHipHop News) Forbes named Diddy as the leader of its 2017 highest paid celebrity list with $130 million.

The Bad Boy Records founder was joined in the top 10 by fellow music acts Beyoncé (#2, $105 million), Drake (#4, $94 million), and The Weeknd (#6, $92 million).

Fellow musicians Jay Z (#55, $42 million), Bruno Mars (#60, $39 million), Rihanna (#77, $36 million), Dr. Dre (#83, $34.5 million), and Chance The Rapper (#95, $33 million) are part of the tally as well.

LeBron James just lost his fifth NBA Finals, but the basketball superstar got better news from Forbes.

The Cleveland Cavaliers leader supposedly earned $86 million, landing him at #10.

Finals MVP Kevin Durant came in at #25 with $60.6 million.

Other listed athletes included Steph Curry (#42, $47.3 million), James Harden (#45, $46.6 million), and Russell Westbrook (#62, $38.6 million).

Comedians Chris Rock (#30, $57 million), Dave Chappelle (#43, $47 million), and Kevin Hart (#98, $32.5 million) broke into the top 100.

Check out the full list at forbes.com.