Skilly Magazine presents 5 independent hip-hop artists that made a fortune from their music. Check out our list of these five extraordinary gentlemen.

Tech N9ne | Net Worth: $10 million


Coming at the front of our list, who is no surprise at all, is Kansas City, Missouri’s own Tech N9ne. The independent phenomenon started making headlines in the early stages of his career with investor and partner Travis O’Guin starting in 1999. The rapper then went on to sell out shows, merchandise and music which amounted to their massive fortune with Strange Music Group.