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Lil Wayne Appears On The 2015 Forbes “Hip-Hop Cash Kings” List

Lil Wayne Appears On The 2015 Forbes Hip Hop Cash Kings List

Forbes released their 2015 Hip-Hop Cash Kings list earlier this week and Lil Wayne was ranked at #12 earning around $15 million, which is $8 million less than what he earned last year.

Weezy made most of his money from June 2014 to June 2015 by touring all over the United States of America. You can see exactly how Forbes calculated their numbers below.

Even though Tune did not make the top 10 of this year’s Hip-Hop Cash Kings list, 2 of his Young Money artists did as Drake came in at #3 with $39.5 million and Nicki Minaj came in at #9 with $21 million!

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Lil Wayne Surpasses 15 Million Mark In Album Sales

Lil Wayne Surpasses 15 Million Mark In Album Sales

According to Chart News, Lil Wayne surpassed the 15 million mark in album sales this week. This means that since Tunechi started his music career, altogether all of the albums that he has released have sold over a total of 15 million copies.

US album sales: @LilTunechi tops the 15 million mark in career album sales this week.

Other artists in hip-hop that have sold more than Wayne include Eminem with over 42 million album sales, Jay-Z with over 29.5 million album sales, and 2Pac with over 29 million album sales. Of course like you would guess, Tune‘s highest selling album is Tha Carter III.

Congratulations to Weezy F Baby on another great achievement ❗

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Lil Wayne #4 On Forbes’ “Cash Kings” List x T-Pain Speaks About A Song He Did For Tha Carter IV

Lil Wayne #4 On Forbes Cash Kings List

Forbes recently announced their Cash Kings list for 2011 showing hip hop’s top 20 earners. Lil Wayne tied with Birdman for fourth spot banking in $15 million, which I am sure is mostly from his “I Am Still Music” tour. Young Money’s Drake and Nicki Minaj also made the list too – making Nicki the first female to ever make the list. You can check out the full list after the jump below, along with T-Pain telling HipHollywood that he gave a song to Weezy for his Tha Carter IV album called “How To Hate“.

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