• Marshmello Donates $50,000 to the NAACP: ‘Underneath This Costume I Am Human & This Is My Tipping Point'

    29 days ago - By Billboard

    Today Forbes released its list of the the world's highest paid celebrities, with Kanye West coming in at No. 1. While the information feels trivial in a moment when protests surrounding the death of George Floyd are dominating global headlines, one high-paid celeb from the dance is putting his riches to good use.
    Via Twitter , Marshmello announced a $50,000 donation to the NAACP , writing that “i stand with you and encourage others with means to contribute ANYTHING they can to worthy causes that support blacklivesmatter.”
    In previous tweets, the helmet-wearing producer, who came in on No...
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  • Forbes Names Kanye West The Highest Paid Musician Of 2020

    Forbes Names Kanye West The Highest Paid Musician Of 2020

    29 days ago - By Stereogum

    The saga of Kanye West and Forbes' love-hate relationship continues! A little over a month ago, Forbes officially declared him a billionaire after a solid year of Kanye trying to get them to recognize him as Christian Genius Billionaire Kanye West. (He was still mad, because he says he's actually worth... More »
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  • Kanye West Is Now Officially the Highest-Paid Musician in the World

    29 days ago - By Billboard

    On Thursday , Forbes announced the 2020 edition of its annual Celebrity 100 list and revealed Kanye West as the world's highest-paid musician.
    Clocking in with 2020 earnings of $170 million, the rapper ranks at number two , just behind sister-in-law Kylie Jenner, whose billionaire status was called into question last week by the magazine due to discrepancies in the financial statements of her ultra-successful Kylie Cosmetics brand.
    According to the magazine, West is now officially worth $1.3 billion. His newly-acquired tax bracket is thanks in large part to the multi-hyphenate's contract...
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