Rags to riches. This is also typical among the majority of rappers. Have you noticed that most of them came from the suburbs? They used to rap in the streets to express themselves. As a form of music, rapping incorporates "rhyme, rhythmic speech, and street vernacular" performed or chanted solo or in a group in a variety of ways. Before the world's richest rappers achieved stardom and wealth, they have experienced taking bank loans to do a major project. Once they get noticed, they will sign with a recording company to produce the album. The richest rappers we know today never started at the top. Mostly, their stories started down with a low life in the hoods while they grow up in poverty. Most of them fought hard to move their way to the top from a humble beginning. However, if you look at their lives today, these guys are already living a life of luxury. It is quite common to see them hanging out wearing a gold chain. Usually, they are also seen with their bending. This is not only their way of showing their swag, but they often have a heavy gold chain that pulls them to lean forward. These money-making machines have fancy homes and cars as well as flashy lives, so they no longer need loans. Rap is already in their genes and they are already living lives mostly seen in dreams. Both men and women who got money in the bank can rank in our list. Take a look at these numbers, they're downright ludicrous! From Jay-Z to P. Diddy, whether east coast or west coast, gangster or indie rap, the richest rappers have earned their fortune through hard work, talent, and unmatched ambition. Adding to their wealth, these lyricists are also entrepreneurs, producers, actors, and philanthropists. They have fancy cars and fancy homes, if they're on this list then they don't need loans. They're money making machines, because rap is in their genes, living lives mostly seen in dreams. Men and women alike can rank, as long as they've got money in the bank. Names on the list ring true to this, take a look at these numbers, they're down right ludicrous!