The 10 Richest Female Rappers In America list is topped by Queen Latifah. Queen Latifah has an estimated net worth of $70 million.
The rap game is a male-dominated genre but the females are matching up. Over the years, America has witnessed an insurgence of top female rappers who are topping charts with their songs and making money.
There are some female rappers in America who even richer than most male rappers. Below is a list of the 10 Richest Female Rappers In America.
1. Queen Latifah – $70 million
Dana Elaine Owens, known professionally as Queen Latifah, is an American singer, songwriter, rapper, actress, and producer. She released her first album in 1989 and has stayed consistent ever since.
2. Missy Elliott – $50 million
Missy Elliott started performing in 1991. She sold over 30 million records in the United States of America.
3. Cardi B – $25 million
Belcalis Marlenis Almánzar, known professionally as Cardi B, is an American rapper and songwriter. Born and raised in New York City, she became an Internet celebrity by achieving popularity on Vine and Instagram.
4. Sandra Denton – $15 million
Sandra Jacqueline Denton, better known by her stage name Pepa or Pep, is a Jamaican-American hip-hop rapper and actress, best known for her work as a member of the Grammy Award-winning female rap trio Salt-N-Pepa.
5. Cheryl James – $14 million
Cheryl Renee James, better known by her stage name Salt, is an American rapper and songwriter. She is best known as a member of the American Grammy–award-winning female rap trio Salt-N-Pepa, which also includes Pepa and Spinderella.
6. DJ Spinderella – $10 million
Deidra Muriel Roper, known professionally as DJ Spinderella or simply Spinderella, is an American DJ, rapper, and producer. Roper is best known as a member of the hip-hop group Salt-N-Pepa.
7. Eve – $10 million
Eve Jihan Cooper, known professionally as Eve, is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, actress, television presenter, and talk show hostess from Philadelphia.
8. MC Lyte – $8 million
Lana Michele Moorer, better known by her stage name MC Lyte, is a Grammy-nominated American rapper, DJ, actress, and entrepreneur.
9. The Lady of Rage – $2 million
Robin Yvette Allen, known professionally as the Lady of Rage, is an American rapper-singer, and actress best known for her collaborations with several Death Row Records artists, including Dr. Dre and Snoop Dogg on the seminal albums, The Chronic and Doggystyle.
10. Roxanne Shante – $1 million
Lolita Shanté Gooden, better known by her stage name Roxanne Shante, is an American hip hop musician and rapper. Born and raised in the Queensbridge Projects of Queens, New York City, Shante first gained attention through the Roxanne Wars and was part of the Juice Crew.