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The more things change the more they stay the same. While the likes of Jay Z, Sean Combs and Swizz Beatz repeatedly find themselves on Forbes Hip-Hop Cash Kings list, it’s important to remember when they got their start.

Birdman and Lil Wayne

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Many of today’s moguls were mentored by OGs from the previous decade. For those who doubt it, take a look at the list of artists who went from pupils to moguls.

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