Beyoncé is no stranger to the top position on any list and once again she comes first when it comes to earning money according to Forbes magazine.
The brand that is Beyoncé, keeps growing and expanding every day, with every moved that our diva does, leaving her fellows pop divas eating her dust.
Forbes magazine published:
“IN 2013, BEYONCÉ HAD ONE OF HER BEST YEARS IN RECENT MEMORY, PULLING IN $53 MILLION. HOW DID SHE FELLOW THE FEAT? BY MORE THAN DOUBLING THAT TOTAL IN 2014. THE SUPERSTAR SINGER ENJOYED THE BIGGEST YEAR OF HER CAREER, EARNING $115 MILLION – MAKING HER THE TOP-EARNING WOMAN IN MUSIC BUSSINESS.
The influential magazine continued:
“BEYONCÉ PLAYED 95 SHOWS DURING OUR SCORING PERIOD, BRINGING IN AN AVERAGE $2.4 MILLION PER CITY, ACCORDING TO POLLSTAR. SHE ADDED ENDORSEMENT DEALS FROM THE LIKES OF H&M AND PEPSI PEP +0.18% – PLUS HER SELF-TITLED SURPRISE ALBUM, WHICH HIT iTUNES IN DECEMBER 2013 AND QUICKLY BECAME ONE OF THE YEAR’S TOP SELLERS – TO SEND HER INCOME INTO NINE-FIGURE TERRITORY.”
The top ten has some big names in pop music, check it out:
1 – Beyoncé – $115 million
2 – Taylor Swift – $64 million
3 – P!nk – $52 million
4 – Rihanna – $48 million
5 – Katy Perry – $40 million
6 – Jennifer Lopez – $37 million
7 – Miley Cyrus – $36 million
8 – Celine Dion – $36 million
9 – Lady Gaga – $33 million
10 – Britney Spears – $30 million
I was surprised by seeing the likes of Celine, Gaga and Britney so low on the list, since they either being touring a lot or perform almost daily in huge contracts.
Beyoncé is the real “suga-mama”!!!