#6. Birdman | Net Worth: $175 million

Birdman is the co-founder and CEO of Cash Money Records, the record label that houses everyone from Drake to Nicki Minaj. The label also started the careers of Lil Wayne, Juvenile and Mannie Fresh. Through the last 20 plus years, Birdman has accumulated hundreds of millions starting from the ghetto streets of New Orleans. This mans story is purely amazing.