Rappers are renowned for their extraordinary lifestyles, from lavish homes to garish jewelry. Not surprisingly, their car collections are just as extravagant. As hip-hop continues to dominate the music industry, these musicians acquire more wealth, allowing them to indulge in high-end automobiles. Conversely, there's an appreciation among hip-hop aficionados for the opulence of cars. Look at some of these celebrated rappers' car collections and marvel at their remarkable rides.
8. The Game
Guided by Dr. Dre's Aftermath Records mentorship, The Game emerged as a prominent artist. He was swiftly rising to prominence in the vibrant hip-hop scene of the early 2000s. Distinguished for his critical role in reviving this regional style during that era, The Game has released two consecutive chart-topping albums and collaborated with renowned labels, including G-Unit, Universal, and Geffen Records. Furthermore, the Compton native has been spotted driving some luxurious vehicles, such as his iconic Rolls-Royce Ghost, Chevy Camaro, custom-wrapped Ferrari F430, and most recently, a Porsche Panamera - which has miraculously changed hues from white to gold to red.
Missy Elliott's prodigious success is highlighted by her four Grammy Awards and record-setting status. Important to realize, on her mother's advice, she continues to indulge her passion for gorgeous cars, collecting a Lamborghini Diablo, Spyker C8 Spyder, Mercedes-Benz AMG, Lexus LFA, Aston Martin V12 Vanquish, Rolls-Royce Phantom, Lamborghini Aventador, Ferrari 458, Bentley Continental GT, Lexus X570, Ferrari Enzo, Mercedes-Benz G-Class, Lamborghini Gallardo, Lincoln Navigator- and even a Ferrari bed.
6. Soulja Boy
Soulja Boy garnered international acclaim in 2007 with his chart-topping hit "Crank That", propelling him to become a leading figure in American rap and production. His impressive wealth, showcased through his immense collection of luxury items such as Lamborghinis, Bentleys, a helicopter, and a Rolls-Royce Wraith, totals an estimated $41 million. Additionally, he placed 18th on Forbes' "Hip-Hop Cash Kings of 2010", earning an impressive $7 million that year-a testament to his exceptional artistry and success in the music industry.
Birdman, the rapper and music producer who founded Cash Money Records with his brother, has achieved global fame. His expansive discography of collaborations with Lil Wayne has garnered him a large fan base. Unquestionably, Birdman is renowned for his passion for cars, amassing a collection of the most luxurious automobiles- from Mercedes-Benz Sprinters to four Bugatti Veyrons and the $8 million Maybach Exelero. Birdman's wealth spiked immensely when Lil Wayne was just 16, having likely owned roughly 50 cars. While Birdman's lifestyle embodies luxury in a way that few can match, his success with Young Money has helped him to continue this legacy.
Jay-Z's career accomplishments are astounding: with his 21 Grammys, record-breaking No. 1 albums as a solo artist. Evidently, with a staggering $900 million net worth, he has solidified himself as rap royalty. His luxurious car collection - including the Mercedes-Benz SLR McLaren, Bentley Continental GT, Maybach 57S, Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport, Maybach Exelero ($8 million), Rolls-Royce Phantom, '57 Corvette C1, Alfa Romeo Spider, Ferrari F430 Spider, Porsche 911 Carrera Cabriolet, Pagani Zonda F, Rolls-Royce Silver Cloud, and the custom-made Maybach 62S once owned by Birdman. As a result, a list of rappers' car collections wouldn't have been complete without Jay-Z.
T-Pain, a titan among hip-hop car connoisseurs, flaunts an impressive collection of 32 opulent and exotic motor vehicles. His fleet is grandiose from the Ford F650 to the Rolls-Royce Phantom Drophead Coupe. It encompasses iconic models such as the Bugatti Veyron, Cadillac Hearse, 1972 Buick Lucerne, Ferrari F430, Oldsmobile 442, Mini Cooper, 1963 drop-top Chevrolet Impala, and many others. His exuberant admiration for automobile craftsmanship is unmistakably evident in this showcase of cars.
2. Cardi B
Despite her lack of a driver's license, Cardi B and her husband, Offset, boast an enviable car collection. During Carpool Karaoke and The Ellen Show appearances, she elucidates her rationale: capturing authenticity by posing with the cars she raps about. Consequently, when it came to obtaining a Lamborghini truck, Cardi was willing to rely on the expertise of Ellen.
Cardi B flaunts an awe-inspiring array of luxury cars, boasting a Lamborghini Aventador S Roadster, Rolls-Royce Cullinan, McLaren 720S Spider, Bentley Bentayga, Lamborghini Urus, Mercedes-Maybach S650, Mercedes AMG G63, Porsche 911 GT3 RS, Ferrari 488 GTB, and Bentley Mulsanne.
1. Rick Ross
Rick Ross tops our list of rappers' car collections. With over 100 luxury rides and a namesake record label, Rick Ross showcases his appreciation for finely tuned machines. However, the CEO and rapper curiously revealed that he lacks a driver's license. "Who owns a hundred cars but does not have their own license?" he rhetorically questioned in an IG video. This perplexing moment was just the start of a longer, more enigmatic diatribe. With a multimillion-dollar collection, he stands alongside just one other individual as a proud owner of the luxurious Maybach Coupe. Additionally, he also owns the Rolls-Royce Ghost, a Phantom-rivaling Bentley Continental Supersports, a 1973 Chevy Impala, and a Rolls-Royce Ghost.