In 2019, she earned $185 million.
American singer Taylor Swift became the highest-paid musician according to Forbes, earning $185 million in 2019. Kanye West with $150 million was in second place, and Ed Sheeran from Britain with $110 million was in third.
The five highest-paid musicians also included the American rock band The Eagles ($100 million) and British musician Elton John ($84 million).
In total, the ten highest-paid musicians in the world earned a little more than $1 billion, last year this figure was 886 million.
Beginners also appeared on the Forbes list: for example, in 2019, K-Pop BTS ($57 million), American singer Ariana Grande ($48 million) and hip-hop trio Migos ($36 million) first hit it.