Katy Perry Tops The List
Forbes.com has released their annual list of ‘The Highest Paid Women in Music,’ and this year, Katy Perry is #1, after raking in $83 million over the past year or so.
Here’s the Top 10, along with the money they made from things like: Album and merchandise sales, licensing, publishing royalties, endorsements, and touring.
1. Katy Perry, $83 million
2. Taylor Swift, $80 million
3. Beyoncé, $60 million
4. Pink, $52 million
5. Lady Gaga, $50 million
6. Jennifer Lopez, $47 million
7. Rihanna, $37.5 million
8. Helene Fischer, $32 million (Who?!? She’s a big deal in Germany.)
9. Celine Dion, $31 million
10. Britney Spears, $30 million
Others who didn’t make the cut, but still made eight figures include: Janet Jackson, Halsey, Ariana Grande, Selena Gomez, Mariah Carey, and Madonna.