Taylor Swift may not be the world’s favorite celeb, but she sure is the highest paid!
Forbes has released is list of the world’s highest-paid celebs for 2019, and Tay is at the top! According to Forbes, the ‘Shake It Off’ singer’s earnings stand at a whopping $175 million in the past year.
Kylie Jenner and #KanyeWest fall just behind Taylor. Kylie’s earnings sit at $170 million, and Kanye’s at $150 million
Forbes says Taylor’s big bank account can be attributed to her “Reputation” Stadium Tour. The tour reportedly grossed $266 million, making it the highest-grossing tour in U.S. history. She is also signed to Republic Records, reportedly agreeing to a deal worth up to $200 million. Taylor was previously signed to Big Machine Records until November 2018.
Taylor is true to this, not new to this, okay! She has claimed her seat on the top of Forbes’ list in 2016. Her 1989 World Tour reportedly earned her $170 million.
Out of the 100-top paid celebs on the list, only 16 are female. The women are representing though! Kylie claims the number 2 spot on the list, raking in $360 million from Kylie Cosmetics. She has also been named the world’s youngest billionaire!
Other notable women on the list include J.K. Rowling at number 13, Beyonce at number 20, Ellen DeGeneres at number 22, and Kim Kardashian west at number 26.
Collectively, the ladies represent over $1 trillion!
Bad gyal RiRi sits at the number 36 spot. Rihanna, however, has recently been named the richest female musician in the world!
Women have been dominating the industry for some time now, and continue to set unimaginable records!