Recently, Forbes has released the list of world’s highest paid female artiste and Taylor Swift has claimed the top spot.
She claimed the top spot on Forbes list after she earned the whooping sum of $185 Million pretax last year.
Her recent earnings has put her ahead of music legends, Rihanna and Beyonce.
According to sources, most of Taylor Swift’s earnings came from her Reputation stadium tour, which lasted from May to November 2018 worldwide.
The tour approximately earned her a U.S record of $266 million and was known to be her most successful tour to date.
Beyoncé who comes second on the list… Her net worth, $81 million mostly comes from last year’s On The Run II stadium tour, as well her live album and Netflix film, both named Homecoming.
Rihanna, whose net worth is $62 million claims the third spot on the list. Most of her recent earnings come from Fenty Beauty, the popular cosmetics line she launched since 2017.
Below is the list of this year’s highest-paid women in music
- Taylor Swift – $185 million
- Beyoncé – $81 million
- Rihanna – $62 million
- Katy Perry – $57.5 million
- P!nk – $57 million
- Ariana Grande – $48 million
- Jennifer Lopez – $43 million
- Lady Gaga – $39.5 million
- Celine Dion – $37.5 million
- Shakira – $35 million