Find out who tops the list as Zack O'Malley Greenburg of Forbes breaks down the earnings of rap's most successful artists of 2013.

From touring, headphones, liquor brands, movies, and side hustles that have nothing to do with entertainment, these top 10 earners should come as no surprise on this years 'Forbes Cash Kings' list!

  • 10

    Pitbull

    $11 Million

    Instagram
  • 9

    Ludacris

    $12 Million

  • 8

    Wiz Khalifa

    $14 Million

    facebook
  • 7

    Lil Wayne

    $16 Million

    Getty Images/ Ethan Miller
  • 6

    Kanye West

    $20 Million

    Stuart Wilson/Getty Images
  • 5

    Birdman

    $21 Million

    Youtube
  • 4

    Nicki Minaj

    $29 Million

  • 3

    Dr. Dre

    $40 Million

    Isaac Brekken, Getty Images
  • 2

    Jay Z

    $43 Million

    JayZ-Getty
  • 1

    Diddy

    $50 Million

    Gareth Cattermole, Getty Images