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It’s that time of the year again.

Forbes announced this year’s 2014 Hip-Hop Cash Kings list, and Dr. Dre tops the list (no big surprise).

After Apple’s massive acquisition of Beats By Dre, Dr. Dre netted a whopping $620 million, giving him a $560 million lead on both Jay Z and Diddy, who are tied at the number two spot by earning $60 million this year.

Forbes enlisted the talents of producer DJ Khaled to announce the top five earners via an energetic video interview:

Find out hip-hop’s top 10 earners below.

Forbes 2014 Hip-Hop Cash Kings 

1. Dr. Dre – $620 million

2. Jay Z (tie) – $60 million

3. Diddy (tie)- $60 million

4. Drake – $33 million

5. Macklemore & Ryan Lewis – $32 million

6. Kanye West – $30 million

7. Birdman – $24 million

8. Lil Wayne – $23 million

9. Pharrell – $22 million

10. Eminem – $18 million


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