Who is the richest between Drake and Meek Mill, what’s their net worth? Meek Mill and Drake are very popular American music stars.
Drake in 2017 got prominent as one of the highest paid artistes in the world according to figures by Forbes, his annual earnings skyrocketed to $94 million dollars.
Drake has been through a whole lot in his musical career, he’s also a recipient of several music and video awards, both singles and hits done on collaboration with other musicians.
Meek Mill is also an American artiste. He’s influential, has bagged a lot of awards just like Drake, has worked with the bigger boys in the music industry and is living pretty luxuriously. Who’s richer between Drake and Meek Mill? Let’s dig…
Drake and Meek Mill: Who is Richer?
Drake is a very famed American musician birthed as Aubrey Graham Drake on October 24, 1986, Canada. Popular for starring in the Canadian teen movie, Degrassi: The New Generation, Drake was also an entertainer at an early age.
He was big-time into music until he caught the attention of Lil Wayne and Jas Prince in 2008 when some of his works were sent to Lil Wayne by Jas Prince, the founder of record label, Rap-A-Lot. Jas has also managed athletes in the past including Andre Ward and Floyd Mayweather. Lil Wayne later took interest in working with Drake and offered him an invitation to go tour in Houston with him.
In 2009, Drake got signed into Young Money Entertainment and collaborated with a lot of superstars including Jay Z and Eminem. Since then, Drake has released a lot of hit singles, gotten billions of music video views and millions of record sales, won awards and worked with more artistes across the continents of the world.
He also has signed mega endorsement deals with brands like Nike, Adidas, Sprite and Apple which fetch him millions of dollars. With over 10 music album releases and 15 million copies sold globally, Drake has got an estimated net worth of $140 million dollars.
Meek Mill is an American recording artiste birthed in Philadelphia as Robert Rahmeek Williams on May 6, 1987. He’s been in the music scene for a long time as he stated dropping record in the 2000s. Just before he rose to stardom, he was jailed for being part of a shootout by Morgan Whits and Ruhuel Miah.
In 2007, Meek Mill released an hit Mixtape titled ” Flamerz “. The Mixtape was a huge success for him and got him much attention. Later on, he released the second of the hit Mixtape. This time, he titled it: ” Flamerz: Hottest in the City”. These first records which would eventually become hit brought Meek Mill to be recognized by Warner Brothers Records and Grand Hustle Records.
He was jailed for 7 months gain before finally he signed a music contract with a music label by Rick Ross, Maybach Music Group which is under the Warner Brothers Records. In 2002, he released his maiden music album titled “Dreams and Nightmares”. It topped the US and Billboard charts and was a huge success for Meek Mill.
His second album took a very long time, being released in 2015. The album also was successful, selling millions of records and topping the US and Billboard charts as well. In 2017, Meek Mill’s third music album was released.
The album was themed “Wins and Losses” and it topped the US Hip-Hop/R&B and US Rap charts, sitting on the second spot. Meek Mill owns a record label known as “Dream Chasers Records”. Hes influential, famous, wealthy, got beautiful cars, costly designers and accessories, and has an estimated net worth of $14 million dollars.