World’s Highest Paid Musicians

Two iconic bands and three very popular solo acts top the list of Forbe’s annual list of the world’s highest-paid musicians. U2 heads the list, taking home $195 million, followed by Bon Jovi, who earned $125 million. Elton John was third with $100 million, followed by Lady Gaga, who brought in $90 Million and Canadian crooner Michael Bubl√©, who rounded out the top five with $70 million. Click the image to enlarge.

Bono and U2 are the top earning musicians in the world
Bono and U2 brought in the big bucks over the past year

The Black Eyed Peas ( No.7 with $61 Million),  Justin Bieber (No.9 with $53 Million), Usher (No. 12 with $46 Million), Jay-Z (No. 17 with $37 Million), Beyonce and Diddy (both No. 18 with $35 Million) were all among the top 20.

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