The shift is largely attributed to his interests in Armand de Brignac champagne and D'Ussé cognac, on top of nine-figure ownership stakes in his Roc Nation empire and Tidal streaming service. Dre in third place; the three are also the richest American musicians of any genre. Diddy to top the list, upping his net worth from 0 million (£589 million) to 0 million (£654 million) over the past year; it's the first time he's placed as number one since started the list back in 2011.Starting with rap pioneer Kurtis Blow 30 years ago and continuing through the recently launched Obey Your Verse Lyrical Can Collection featuring a mix of today's stars and legendary voices, Sprite has continued to give hip-hop artists and fans a platform to express themselves in authentic fashion.“Music is important and plays a role in all of our lives," said Bobby Oliver, director of Sprite & Citrus Brands, North America."I want to be sure your tape recorder gets everything," he says, fiddling with some settings.
This year we have a fresh range of artists who have left a contribution from the past to the present.
It's an authentic brand to be a part of, and I'm glad to be able to do that." As one of hip-hop's greatest lyricists, Rakim was part of last year's Obey Your Verse can collection alongside Drake, Nas and The Notorious B. He also realizes that touching each of the cans magically triggers that particular song to play, so he produces his own lyrical remix.
The bodega owner, played by Rakim, wants the patron to make up his mind and select one of the lyrical cans.
Off to the right is a standalone, 25-seat movie theater; a combination tennis-basketball court; a mechanical bull; and a half-dozen stables for horses that Drake does not own.
"That's a water slide that comes from the top," he says. One of my goals in life is to have the biggest residential pool on the planet."Drake Calls Macklemore's Grammy Apology "Wack as Fuck"Back in his native Toronto, Drake is in the early stages of building a place on the city's outskirts that will include "an Olympic-size pool inside the house," he says.