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P Diddy Sweeps Jay Z Off, Forbes Names Diddy 2015 Highest Earning Rappers

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Who saw this coming ooo…So rapper Sean “P Diddy” Combs leads Forbes’ list of the world’s highest paid stars in hip hop music, beating Jay Z and Drake for the top spot.

According to Forbes 45 year old made an estimated $60 million between June 2014 and June 2015 , from investments outside of music, such as his TV network Revolt and Ciroc vodka.

Jay Z who comes second earned an estimated $56 million from business ventures in music, sports and lifestyle.Forbes says the 45 year old’s 22 shows with his wife, singer Beyonce, helped boost his earnings, Forbes said.

Nicki Minaj was the only woman to crack into the top ten of the highest paid hip hop acts, coming in at No 9 with $21 million from touring and endorsements.

Others who nearly made the top 20 include DJ Khaled,Tyga ,Nas 2chainz,Asap Rocky,Mac Miller and Young Jeezy

Chheck out full list after the jump


1.Diddy-$60m
2.Jay Z-$56m
3.Drake-$39.5m
4 Dr. Dre-$33m

5 Pharrell-$32 M
6.Eminem-$31m
7 Kanye West-$22m
8 Wiz Khalifa-$21.5m
9 Nicki Minaj-$21m
10 Birdman-$18m

11 Pitbull-$17m
12 Lil Wayne-$15m
13-Kendrick Lamar- $12m
14-J Cole-$11m
15 Snoop Dogg-$10m
16 Rick Ross-$9m
17- Tech N9ne- $8.5m
18 Ludacris-$8m
19-T,I-$6m
20-Macklemore & Ryan Lewis-$5.5m

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Rita Dominic hasn’t given birth to twins, says Biz partner, Mildred Okwo

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Mildred Okwo, a business partner and friend of popular Nigerian actress, Rita Dominic, has reacted to the rumours making the rounds that her friend has given birth to twin girls.

Okwo a Nigerian film director and producer took her time to debunk the news, advising Nigerians and fans of the actress to ignore the rumour.

In a chat with newsmen, Okwo said: “You see somebody on set today, and the next day they have twins; I do not understand. If Rita has had a child, would I not send a press release to you guys? Common, it does not make sense. Can you imagine? She took a picture while on a movie set. She posted a picture; she is on a movie set; maybe I should call her to find out if she has given birth.

“It is bloggers that are peddling fake news. Kindly ignore them. If she has a child, there is no way that I would not make the announcement and I will definitely not talk to bloggers.”

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Jim Iyke receives chieftaincy title in Ghana

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Popular Nollywood actor, Jim Iyke, is now a chief. The actor received the chieftancy title on Sunday, in Ghana.


The coronation took place alongside the occasion of the tenth Yam Festival and the actor was conferred with the title of, ‘Ohadike 1 of Ndigbo” by Her Royal Highness, the Eze Ndigbo Ghana, Dr. Chukwudi Ihenetu.


According to Ihenetu, the movie star was recognised for his achievements and contributions to the African entertainment industry and the Igbo people.


A number of Nigerian celebrities including music star D’banj, actor, Alex Ekubo and reality TV star, Teddy A, were conferred with chieftaincy titles in 2018.

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Oxlade hails Wizkid, DJ Tunez for impact on his career

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Afrobeats sensation, Oxlade has hailed Grammy award-winning singer, Wizkid and Superstar DJ Tunez for impacting his career, especially in the early days.

Wizkid made history over the weekend and brought out Oxlade to perform with him at the 20,000-capacity sold-out Accor Arena in Paris.

Notable celebrities that graced Wizkid’s ‘Made In Lagos’ Paris Concert were Kylian Mbappe, PSG teammate Achraf Hakimi, Popcaan, Naomi Campbell and a rumoured appearance by Twitter former CEO Jack Dorsey backstage.

He praised DJ Tunez for the great impact he had on his career growth and for making his music appeal to the international world.

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