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 Bublé, who rounded out the top five with $70 million. Click the image to enlarge.
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.