Nipsey Hussle Lands on 'Forbes' List of Top-Earning Dead Celebrities

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Nipsey Hussle Lands on 'Forbes' List of Top-Earning Dead Celebrities

Nipsey Hussle Lands on 'Forbes' List of Top-Earning Dead Celebrities.

‘Forbes’ recently released a list of the top-earning dead celebrities of 2019.

The list features 13 well-known celebrities who have continued to earn money even in their passing.


Nipsey Hussle, who was murdered in March of 2019, is the most recently deceased name on the list.

He came in at no.

10, with $11 million earned in 2019 from 1.85 billion streams of his music.

Hussle is just $1 million shy of Prince’s $12 million earnings, which were earned through 320,000 physical unit sales and 500 million on-demand streams. .

He is however in the top three most-streamed of anyone, living or dead, having brought in more money posthumously this year than any year he was alive.


XXXTentacion is also on the list at the no.

11 spot, with $10 million earned from his status as the most-streamed dead celebrity in the United States.


Michael Jackson, who pulled in $60 million in 2019, is at the top of the list for the seventh consecutive year.

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