#1. Dr. Dre | Net Worth: $1 Billion

It comes at no surprise that Dr. Dre is currently the richest rapper in the world. His deal with Monster Cable and Beats is already a fortune in the making. With the combination of his music catalog, albums, production and business ventures, Dr. Dre has a net worth close to one billion dollars. His company Beats was recently sold to Apple for $3 billion dollars, in which he took an estimated $500 million cut.