Forbes magazine announced their ‘Highest Paid Celebrity of 2019’ list with Taylor Swift hitting number one.



According to Billboard, “Swift has been here before, topping the 2016 Celebrity 100 with $170 million, and once again touring was a big part of her haul, with the Reputation stadium tour bringing in $266.1 million domestically and $345 million overall.  Her total was also reportedly helped by a deal with Netflix to air the Reputation tour live special, as well as endorsement deals with Apple, AT&T and Diet Coke.”


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And as Forbes states on their website, “The price of admission to our list have been higher: $37.5 million, up 7% from a year ago, as the world’s 100 highest-paid superstars clocked $6.3 billion in pretax earnings over the pas 12 months.”


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Below is Forbes’ Top 50 highest paid celebs of 2019!


1.Taylor Swift ($185M)

2. Kylie Jenner ($170M)

3. Kanye West ($150M)

4. Lionel Messi ($127M)

5. Ed Sheeran ($110M)

6. Christiano Ronaldo ($109M)

7. Neymar ($105M)

8. The Eagles ($100M)

9. Dr. Phil McGraw ($95M)

10. Canelo Alvarez ($94M)

11. Roger Federer ($93.4M)

12. Howard Stern ($93M)

13. J.K. Rowling ($92M)

14. Russell Wilson ($89.5M)

15. Dwayne Johnson ($89.4M)

16. Aaron Rodgers ($89.3M)

17. LeBron James ($89M)

18. Rush Limbaugh ($87M)

19. Elton John ($84M)

20. Jay-Z ($81M)

21. Beyoncé ($81M)

22. Ellen DeGeneres ($80.5M)

23. Stephen Curry ($79.8M)

24. Chris Hemsworth ($76.4M)

25. Drake ($75M)

26. Kim Kardashian West ($72M)

27. Ryan Seacrest ($71.5M)

28. Sean Combs ($70M)

29. James Patterson ($70M)

30. Metallica ($68.5M)

31. Robert Downey Jr. ($66M)

32. Kevin Durant ($65.4M)

33. Akshay Kumar ($65M)

34. Tiger Woods ($63.9M)

35. Gordon Ramsay ($63M)

36. Rihanna ($62M)

37. David Copperfield ($60M)

38. Kevin Hart ($59M)

39. Jackie Chan ($58M)

40. Travis Scott ($58M)

41. Katy Perry ($57.5)

42. Justin Timberlake ($57.5M)

43. BTS ($57M)

44. Bradley Cooper ($57M)

45. Pink ($57M)

46. Adam Sandler ($57M)

47. Scarlett Johansson ($56M)

48. Ben Roethlisberger ($55.5M)

49. Lewis Hamilton ($55M)

50. Anthony Joshua ($55M)





To see the complete Forbes list, click here.

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