Birdman brings American socialite, actress “Paris Hilton” and fashion designer “Kimora Lee Simmons” on the visuals of Young Money latest single “Tapout” Read the rest of this entry
Founded in 1991, Cash Money Records has reached an amazing milestone in the history of the record label: 500 million songs sold worldwide. Read more about the success of the label in their 21-years on musical dominance below Read the rest of this entry
YMCMB We The Best, Bad Boy, Takeover King of Diamonds Memorial Day Weekend. DJ Khaled, Diddy, Nino Brown, Birdman, Lil Wayne, French Montana, Busta Rhymes, Jim Jones and Gucci Mane and so many came through — they made it rain, b. s/o @MostHighTV.
The YMCMB boss and mogul who ranks at no.4 on the hip-hop forbe list with a net sum of $125 million is making moves to step-up the status and increase his empire. Bryan “Birdman” Williams in an interview with XXL revealed his plans to release a movie called “The Rich Gang”.
“We start shooting that in the fall. That’s the whole team. The Rich Gang movie is about the team. Everybody is going to be the star of it, but (Lil) Wayne will be the center of it. It’s about the team, everybody that’s on the label.”
The annual hip-hop top earning artists have been measured once again. The Forbes Five, a short list of hip-hop’s wealthiest moguls — topping the list at number one is the BadBoy records CEO, Sean “Diddy” Combs, followed by Shawn “Jay-Z” Carter, Andre “Dr. Dre” Young, Bryan “Birdman” Williams, and the “Street King” 50cent closing the top5 list at no5.
Forbes say Diddy is the closest to becoming a billionaire, leading the pack with a net worth of $550 million. Diddy’s major earning from dealing Ciroc vodka; recently launched Ciroc Crowling. Sean John and Enyce clothing, Diddy also boasts stakes in clothing lines, marketing firm Blue Flame, record label Bad Boy — Diddy recently launched his cable network “REVOLT”.
Jay-Z standing strong at $460 million. He holds stakes in the New Jersey Nets, earns from his music, tour, his 40/40 Club. Jay-z sold his Roca Wear clothing label for $204 million in 2007 and signed 10-year $150 million deal with Live Nation in 2008, cosmetics company Carol’s Daughter and other businesses.
Dr. Dre ranks third with $270 million. In August, handset maker HTC paid $300 million to buy a 51% stake in Beats Electronics. Interscope label, Dre’s cut at $85 million after
YMCMBillionaire, Birdman ranks at No. 4 with $125 million. His Cash Money record label co-founded with his brother “Slim” made a whooping sum of $30 million distribution deal
with Universal in 1998. But the revenue went sky-rocket since the branching into YMCMB and signing new artists like Drake, Nicki Minaj and Lil Wayne (who shares ownership of sub-label Young
Lastly, Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson at $110 million. Earned $100 million on the sale of his Vitamin water, energy shot called Street King, themed videogames, shoes and books, movies, new headphone line SMS.
1. Sean “Diddy” Combs – $550 Million
2. Shawn “Jay-Z” Carter – $460 Million
3. Andre “Dr. Dre” Young – $270 Million
4. Bryan “Birdman” Williams – $125 Million
5. Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson -$100 Million
Mystikal’s debut video under Cash Money records featuring Birdman and Lil Wayne.