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Multiple Hip Hop Figures On Forbes List of Highest Paid Stars of 2016

By HHL Editors

Forbes' latest list is probably its most important.

The money mag's Celeb 100 rates the richest superstars in the world based on what they made over the past year. (June 2015 to June 2016.)

This year's list includes Hip Hop figures Rihanna ($75 million), Diddy ($62 million), The Weeknd ($55 million), Beyonce ($54 million), Jay Z ($53.5 million) Dr. Dre ($41 million) and Drake ($38.5 million).

See where they rank overall below:

1. Taylor Swift $170 million

2. One Direction $110 million

3. James Patterson [author]  $95 million

4. Cristiano Ronaldo $88 million

5. Dr. Phil McGraw $88 million

6. Kevin Hart $87.5 million

7. Howard Stern $85 million

8. Lionel Messi $81.5 million

9. Adele $80.5 million

10. Rush Limbaugh $79 million

11. Lebron James $77 million

12. Madonna $76.5 million

13. Rihanna $75 million

14. Ellen DeGeneres $75 million

15. Garth Brooks $70 million

22. Diddy $62 million

30. The Weeknd $55 million

34. Beyoncé $54 million

36. Jay Z $53.5 million

63. Dr. Dre $41 million

69. Drake $38.5 million

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