Taylor Swift has become the world’s highest paid celebrity after pulling in $170 million last year.
Subsequently, Adele has been put down to number nine on the Forbes list with $80.5 million, Madonna at 12 with $76.5 million, Rihanna at 13 with $75 million and Katy Perry at 63 with $41 million.
Swift’s 1989 World Tour earned more than $200 million last year.
One Direction was bumped down to number two after this with their $110 million pot. Harry Styles is currently busy with Christopher Nolan’s new film Dunkirk, while his buddies Louis Tomlinson, Niall Horan and Liam Payne are rumoured to be brainstorming new track ideas.
Calvin Harris, Swift’s ex, pulled in $63 million, according to the list.
Just to put things into perspective, Kim Kardashian came in 42nd on the list with $51 million. 40 percent, give or take, of her bucks came from her mobile game Kim Kardashian: Hollywood, according to Forbes.