Who s the richest rap star in the US?
Specifically last year, the richest rap star in the US was Jay-Z who earned $83 mil and outranked Steven Spielberg on the Forbes Celebrity 100.
in the 80's or 90's ? It all depends on what you justify rap. Rap was introduced in the 70's, but today it has a totally different sound. The first rap single to hit 1 in the charts was in fact the first rap single. It was played by the sugar hill gang. I say I hip hop. It is actually Blondie's Rapture
Though the girls have never really expressed who is richest, many netizens have thought that Sooyoung is the "richest". If you watch MTV Girl's Generation-Sooyoung's episode(s), there are large houses surrounding her parent's. She then revealed in the show, Radio Star than she is not rich, and her family is middle class. Personally, I believe that Sunny could be the "richest", because her uncle, Lee SooMan lead the SM Entertainment company. The girls revealed that…
Well, rap stands for rapidly, so they are rapidly singing, but originally it was called toasting, or MC-ing, back in the late 60's through late 70's. But by the 80's they started calling it "rapping". Which is also why the new pop music isn't rap. Because they are not rapidly singing. Source(s): The Hip Hop Years; A History Of Rap My brain [Visit my youtube channel @youtube.com/fosterskatetv