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Published 10/13/2023, 6:24 PM EDT

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Shooting hoops in the backyard is a normal thing. However, there is a rapper who has flaunted having shot around in his private jet. 

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In a way, he is setting different rich benchmarks. Rapper Rick Ross has made the news after he uploaded an Instagram post where he could be seen. Shooting hoops in the private jet of his own. A rapper who is the owner of Gulfstream G 5 50 keeps regularly flaunting his possession. Recently, he posted a video on Instagram where he could be seen. Shooting hoops in the Basketball ring that is present in his luxury aircraft.

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Rapper Rick Ross, known in the music world as William Leonard Roberts II, is making waves not just with his music but also with his extravagant display of wealth. The 47-year-old American rapper, record executive, and former athlete recently unveiled his latest possession – a stunning black-and-gold private plane adorned with his logo and name.

Rick Ross, hailing from Mississippi, is no stranger to showcasing his affluence online. This time, he’s taking it up a notch by revealing both the interior and exterior of his 2012 Gulfstream G 550 to his legion of followers. This aircraft is no ordinary bird; it’s powered by twin Rolls-Royce engines and boasts a custom paint job by Duncan Aviation, making it a true standout in the sky.

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Taking to Instagram, where he goes by the name “Rich Forever,” Rick shared a glimpse of his luxurious plane with the caption: “Sky’s the limit. Maybach Airlines Reaching new heights.” Fans wasted no time in showering him with praise for this latest purchase.

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One follower couldn’t help but express their excitement, writing, “I love how you are now a private jet owner.” Another fan sent their blessings, saying, “Keep blessing him, Lord. Cover his jet under your protection. Let there always be good food and good times onboard. Amen.” And then there was the third admirer who dubbed him “The biggest boss.”

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When Rick Ross initially flaunted his new acquisition, there was speculation about the cost. Some reports suggested he referred to it as a “$5 billion play.” While it’s highly unlikely that he paid anywhere near that amount, it’s a savvy way to solidify his status as a future billionaire in the eyes of fans and critics alike.

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In recent years, the rapper has become known for hosting an annual car meet at his Florida mansion, a gathering that attracts fellow car enthusiasts. Rick Ross continues to make headlines, not just for his music but for his larger-than-life lifestyle that keeps his fans eagerly awaiting his next extravagant move.

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