Money Ain't a Thing: When Rappers Give Back

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  • Drake
  • Common
  • Game
  • Nas
  • Jay Z
  • 50 Cent
  • Lil Wayne
  • T.I.
  • Pharrell Williams
  • Diddy
  • Mos Def
  • Trae Tha Truth
  • Nelly
  • Ice Cube
  • Pitbull
  • Common
  • Yung Berg
  • OutKast

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Drake knows what it's like to start from the bottom and that's why the OVO boss donated $75,000 to build a recording studio inside Strawberry Mansion High School in Philadelphia. "This is about you. This is about your principal. This is about your future," he told the kids. "I love you. I care about you. I want to see you succeed."

Talk is cheap and Drake is definitely one artist who backs up his community involvement. Read on for other stars who've given to good causes.

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