Who’s richer between Drake and Wiz Khalifa, what’s their net worth? Drake is a multiple award winning American rapper and singer with so much fame. His kind of music is so modern, and this has given him a huge edge over other faster rappers, and better singers.
Drake is super rich, he makes a lot of money from endorsement deals, music sales and his personal dealings. Talk of money and luxurious living, Drake’s at the top, and so is Wiz Khalifa. Wiz is by the way a really cool American rapper and music composer.
He’s made a lot of money off his musical career, a lot enough to put him up a a wealth contest with Drake. Who’s actually the richest rapper and musician between Wiz Khalifa and Drake Aubrey? Read up…
Drake and Wiz Khalifa: Who is Richer?
Wiz Khalifa’s Net Worth
Wiz Khalifa is a famous American rapper born Cameron Jibril Thomaz on in Minot, North Dakota, on September 8, 1987. After years of moving and residing in Germany, United Kingdom, and Japan due to his parents being part of the Military, he settled with his family in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
He broke out of the dark after releasing his award winning hit song titled “Black and Yellow” which had over 3 million copies sold, and which stole the #1 spot on the Billboard Hot 100. Wiz Khalifa has a total of 5 musical albums released, and several hit singles in these albums.
Before the start of his professional music career, he was discovered in 2004 by the founder of Rostrum Records, Benjy Grinberg. It was Grinberg who signed Wiz Khalifa a recording and management deal, and gave him the platform to drop hit songs. In 2013, Wiz Khalifa got married to Amber Rose; a famous American model and actress.
Unfortunately, the couple got separated in 2014, but Wiz Khalifa already had a son named Sebastian Tyler Thomaz with Amber Rose before the separation in 2014. Wiz is the guy, the Marijuana advocate who lavishes $10,000 dollars per month on weed alone.
His very first album was released in the year 2006, and it was titled “Show and Prove”. He released “Deal or No Deal”, his second album in 2010, and his third chart-topping titled “Rolling Papers” was released in 2011.
He dropped a fourth album titled “O.N.I.F.C.” in 2012, and “Blacc Hollywood” in 2014. Wiz Khalifa ever since has worked with numerous rappers in the United States, has toured States, and performed multiple times at events and concerts. His net worth is an outstanding $45 million dollars.
Drake’s Net Worth
Drake is currently one of the biggest music stars in the United States. He was born Aubrey Drake Graham on October 24, 1986, in Toronto, Canada. Apart from being a musician, Drake is also an actor and a music producer.
He began his acting career as a kid, and was a cast in a Canadian television series – Degrassi: The Next Generation. Drake would upload his Mixtapes on his MySpace page years before he rose to stardom. By luck, Rap-A-Lot’s Jas Prince got to see his Mixtapes, took interest in Drakes talents and sent Lil Wayne some of Drakes musical recordings.
Lil Wayne liked the recordings and threw Drake and invitation to tour Houston with him. In 2009, without much delay, Drake was signed to Lil Wayne’s Young Money Entertainment. From there, Drake got exposed, and he began working with top artistes in the industry, including those signed to Young Money Entertainment.
Since then, he’s won several awards and dropped countless hits, some of which have gotten over a billion views on YouTube. In 2017, Drake was named the most steamed artiste of the year, and he earned $94 million dollars in that year.
He’s one the highest earning celebrities in the world with an estimated net worth of $140 million dollars, and endorsement deals with Adidas, Sprite, and Apple.