The Richest Female Rappers 2024

The Richest Female Rappers in the World 2024
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According to Celebrity Net Worth, The Richest Female Rappers in the World in 2024 are Nicki Minaj, Queen Latifah and Missy Elliott. These three women have dominated the music industry for the past decade, and their net worths are increasing. Nicki Minaj is currently the richest female rapper in the World, with a net worth of $100 million.

There have always been female rappers, but there have never been as many successful and wealthy female rappers as today. Nicki Minaj has a net worth of $100 million and topped the list of richest female rappers. She has made her fortune through music and other business ventures.

Queen Latifah has a net worth of $70 million. Like Nicki Minaj, she has made money through music and other business ventures, such as her roles on reality TV shows and endorsement deals. Her popularity is only increasing, so her net worth will likely continue to grow.

 

The Richest Female Rappers 2023

 

10. MC Lyte ( Net worth: $8 Million)

MC Lyte
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MC Lyte is one of the most influential and successful female rappers. According to Celebrity Net Worth, she has an estimated net worth of $8 million and has made a name for herself in the music industry as an artist, DJ, actress, and entrepreneur. MC Lyte became one of the first prominent female rappers in hip hop when she released her debut album, “Lyte As A Rock,” back in 1988. 

 

9. Eve ( Net worth: $10 Million)

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In the World of female rappers, Eve is one of the well-known, Grammy-nominated artists with a net worth of $10 million, which she has earned through her music career, acting gigs, and other business ventures. In addition, Eve has appeared in several movies, including “Barbershop” and “The Cookout. Eve has also dabbled in entrepreneurship, launching her clothing line and hosting a radio show.

 

8. DJ Spinderella ( Net worth: $10 Million)

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DJ Spinderella is an American disc jockey, rapper and actress. She first garnered mainstream attention as a member of the iconic female hip-hop trio Salt-N-Pepa. Her net worth is estimated at $10 million. DJ Spinderella began her professional career in the early 1980s as a D.J. for local radio and nightclubs. DJ Spinderella has continued to work with Salt-N-Pepa over the years, helping to produce and remix many of their hits.

 

7. M.I.A ( Net worth: $14 Million)

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M.I.A., who has a net worth of $14 million. She has been in the music industry for over a decade and has released five studio albums. Her top-selling album “Arular” earned her a Grammy Award nomination. Apart from music, she is also involved in other business ventures, such as fashion and film production.

 

 6. Sandra Denton ( Net worth: $15 Million)

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Sandra Denton, better known as Pepa from the 1990s hip-hop trio Salt-N-Pepa, has a net worth of $15 million, making her one of the richest female rappers in the World. Pepa pursued a solo career, releasing two albums. She also appeared on several reality TV shows, including VH1’s “Celebrity Fit Club” and “The Surreal Life.” These days, she’s focusing on her business ventures. She has her cosmetics line, “Smoove,” and she’s also involved in the restaurant industry.

 

5. Iggy Azalea ( Net worth: $15 Million)

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Iggy Azalea is an Australian rapper and songwriter with a net worth of $15 million. She first gained recognition for her 2011 mixtape Ignorant Art and later achieved commercial success by releasing her debut studio album, The New Classic (2014), which reached No. 1 on the U.S. Billboard 200. Azalea has earned four Grammy Award nominations and six American Music Award nominations. In addition, she was listed by Time as one of the most influential people in the World in 2014.

 

4. Missy Elliott ( Net worth: $50 Million)

Missy Elliott
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Missy Elliott is an American rapper, singer-songwriter, record producer and actress. Her album debuted at number three on the Billboard 200 chart and was certified triple platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA). Elliott has sold over 30 million records worldwide and won five Grammy Awards, including Best Rap Solo Performance and Album. In 2015, she was awarded the MTV Video Vanguard Award for her contributions to music videos.

 

3. Queen Latifah ( Net worth: $70 Million)

Queen Latifah
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Queen Latifah is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, actress, and producer with a net worth of $70 million. Her music sales have exceeded $2 million worldwide. She has released five studio albums and starred in films such as “Bringing Down the House” and “Chicago.” Latifah also owns a production company called Flavor Unit Entertainment.

 

2. Cardi B ( Net worth: $80 Million)

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Cardi B is an American rapper with a net worth of $48 million. She first gained attention as an Instagram personality. In 2017, she released her debut single, “Bodak Yellow,” which reached number one on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. Her debut album, “Invasion of Privacy,” was released in 2018 and debuted at number one on the Billboard 200 chart. Cardi B is the first female rapper to have two number-one albums on the Billboard 200 chart.

 

1. Nicki Minaj ( Net worth: $150 Million)

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Nicki Minaj is a rapper, singer, songwriter and actress with a net worth of $150 million. She began her music career in 2008 by releasing her first mixtape, Playtime is Over. Her debut studio album, Pink Friday, was released in 2010 and reached number one on the Billboard 200 chart. The Pinkprint was released in 2014 and reached number two on the Billboard 200 chart. Minaj has won three American Music Awards, six B.E.T. Awards, two MTV Video Music Awards and one Grammy Award.

 

The Richest Female Rappers In The World 2024 is based on the Celebrity Net Worth website, which reports estimates of celebrities’ total assets and financial activities.