2015 Richest Athletes & Their Rapper Friends

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50 cent Miguel Cotto v Floyd Mayweather Jr.

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Drake once said: “Damn, I swear sports and music are so synonymous/Cause we want to be them, and they want to be us.” Forbes just released their top 50 highest paid athletes list of 2015 and, as we went down and compiled the list, we saw a lot of professional sports figures who hang out with rappers. A lot. Here’s our abridged version of the richest athletes along with their homies in hip hop.

Find out what rappers hang out with the richest athletes in our slideshow below!

1. Floyd Mayweather, $300M

50 cent Miguel Cotto v Floyd Mayweather Jr.

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Floyd Mayweather and 50 Cent are back to being best friends again.

2. Manny Pacquiao, $160M

Rick Ross cosigned Manny Pacquiao in the height of his beef with 50 Cent.