A Race to a Billion: Diddy Responds After Jay-Z Tops His Number One Spot As Richest Rapper


Forbes released its annual “Hip Hop’s Wealthiest”  and Jay-Z tops the list, dethroning Sean “Diddy” Combs.  Hov came in with a net worth of $900 million against Diddy’s net worth of $825 million.

Instead of making it a competition, Diddy made an empowering Instagram post. “I feel so blessed that we are all seeing eye to eye! It’s time for us to work for the betterment of our people! We will educate! We will share information! No sucker shit allowed! We will show our people how together all of us have to build BLACK GENERATIONAL WEALTH! We all WE GOT! #theblackrenaissance HAS BEGUN!!! And you’re all invited. TOGETHER WE RISE!!! Anything else is for suckas! WE ARE ❤✊🏿 #blackexcellence.”

Dr. Dre holds the third place with $770 million.

Fans showed their support:

“Let’s get it👏👏👏💪🏽💪🏽💪🏽💪🏽”

“If it ain’t black it’s wack #blackexcellence”

“That’s true together we make difference.✊✊✊✊”

“Amen let’s lift each other up break the mode ✊✊🙏🙏”

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