Eminem and Drake: Who is Richer & What's their Net Worth?

Eminem and Drake: Who is Richer? | Their Net Worth

Who's richer between Eminem and Drake, what's their net worth? These are world-class rappers and have both been around for a long time. They've worked with several other musicians in the music scene and have been able to build a brand name for themselves.

In addition, they both have millions of fans who patronize and fancy whatever they want them to, in essence, they're super influential music personalities living lavish lives off the cool multimillion dollars they've earned through music. So... back on the show, who's richer between these guys??

Eminem’s Fortune and Net Worth

Eminem and Drake: Who is Richer? | Their Net Worth

Eminem is an American rapper, producer and also, an actor. He's super popular and has been around for a long time. Eminem was birthed in St. Joseph, Missouri as Marshall Mathars III on the 19th of October, 1972. Eminem was raised by his single mom with whom he moved around State before settling in Warren, Michigan. There in Michigan, he developed interest in Hip-Hop music.

During his teen days, he engaged in rap battles with local rappers in the hood and quickly gained respect from local rappers and the hood music as he also created amateur performance. Eminem quit school at age 17 to become part of the music label, Basemint Productions (rebranded as Soul Intent).

Eminem hustled hard to fund his musical career and productions as he took a job as both a dishwasher and a cook while recording music with Mushin' Ducks Records and FBT Productions. In 1996, his debut album titled "Infinite" was released under the Web Entertainment. The album wasn't much of a success due to people's perception towards Eminem's style and the album.

In 1997, Eminem dropped The Slim Shady EP (Extended Play) which would become the goldmine album release that stole Dr Dre's attention. With the album, Eminem earned a Grammy Award for the title of "Best Rap Album". The Marshall Marthars LP and The Eminem Show were successfully released within the years 2000 and 2002.

Both album shot the career of the prominent rapper to limelight. The Marshall Mathars LP emerged one of history's fastest selling album. The American rap star has indeed achieved a lot and won several awards. He was listed as the Artiste of the decade in December 2009 by the Billboard Magazine. Eminem has an estimated net worth of $190 million dollars.

Drake’s Fortune and Net Worth

Eminem and Drake: Who is Richer? | Their Net Worth

Drake is a Canadian actor, recording artiste, rapper and stage performer birthed in Toronto, Ontario as Aubrey Drake Graham on the 24th of October, 1986. Known as a child actor who landed roles in Degrassi: The Next Generation, Drake become a career rapper and singer in the year 2006.

This brake out he did was by first releasing Mixtapes and soon enough, he got to be known as a rapper, and an expensive one. Drake gained fame after his song titled "Replacement Girl" featuring Trey Songz got became BET's 106 and Park show's "Joint of the Day".

Months later, Drake stood relevant in the music scene and didn't want the initial fame to die low as he featured in remixes and Mixtapes severally. Gradually, Drake started to become one of the most talked about artistes in the industry as rumour about getting a music contract offer from mega recording labels stormed the media, although Drake got love and support from other rappers well known like Lil Wayne and Kanye West.

In June 2009, "Best I Ever Had" settled on the second spot on Billboard's Hot R&B/Hip-Hop chart. The song was a promotional song by Drake and it became part of his popular EP titled "So Far Gone". "So Far Gone" was later released but was made up of several songs from the Mixtape.

This production by Drake went on to win a Juno award as the "Best Rap Recording of the Year". It also claimed the United States Billboard 200 to the 6th position. With earnings of $10 million dollars, Drake emerged the highest earning newcomer on Forbes' list of Hip-Hop Cash Kings in 2010.

In 2011, he remained one of the list holders also with total earnings of $11 million dollars. Drake earns from his record deals, music sales, advertising deal with Sprite, Kodak, and his agreement with Virgin America. The topnotch Canadian rapper has an estimated net worth of $90 million dollars.