Nov 20, 2013

Madonna: artist the highest paid in 2013 according to Forbes

The famous magazine has revealed the ranking of highest-paid music artists of 2013. Madonna tops!

It's not a surprise this summer, Forbes unveiled its top 100 most influential personalities of 2013, all fields. Madonna came out on top. It was therefore logical that it also happens in the first position of the top of the best-paid music artists of the year, as shown by the famous magazine, this Tuesday, November 19!

According to Forbes, the Material Girl would pocketed no less than $ 125 million between June 2012 and May 2013! Most of this money would come from profits earned at the end of her world tour, MDNA, which ended in December and reported $ 305 million. A beautiful performance which far ahead of many other American artists.

Jay-Z and Beyonce behind! 

To determine its rankings, Forbes took into account the number of tickets sold through concerts, rights affected the sale of albums and music online, derivatives and other contracts.
far behind Madonna, Lady Gaga is taking second place on the podium with 80 million dollars earned. Then follow Bon Jovi ($ 79 million), Justin Bieber ($ 58 million), Taylor Swift ($ 55 million) or Beyonce ($ 53 million). Jay-Z yet elected among the most influential personalities with his beautiful, ranks only 18th position with $ 42 million.

Do you find these are justified?