According to the publication, in 2017, he earned $ 130 million.
Popular magazine Forbes has already summing up the year and published a ranking of the highest paid musicians in the world in 2017, reports Rus.Media. According to the publication, in 2017, he earned $ 130 million.
The list was headed by us rapper Sean Combs, known as Diddy. This year became for the artist the most lucrative of his career. The sale of shares of the company, Sean John, which has been producing fashionable clothing, brought the rapper $ 70 million.
The second place ranking is an American singer beyoncé, which earned $ 105 million. A large part of this amount, the artist brought the seventh concert tour in support of the album Lemonade.
Third place in the list is canadian rapper Drake. By 2017, he earned about 92 million dollars, including due to the concert tour in support of album Views.
Also in the top ten of the rating was a canadian artist Abel Tesfaye, better known as The Weeknd ($92 million), the British band Coldplay ($88 million), the American rock band Guns N’ Roses ($84 million), canadian singer Justin Bieber (the $ 83.5 million), musician Bruce Springsteen ($75 million), British singer Adele ($69 million) and Metallica (with 66.5 million).
It is noted that the rankings used data for the period from 1 June 2016 to 1 June 2017.