By making $170 million this year, Taylor’s the most paid woman in music.
Forbes magazine released it’s list of ‘The World’s highest paid women in music’ for the year 2016 and Taylor Swift topped that list. She came in on the number one spot by a long shot by making a whopping $170 million last year, most of it thanks to her 1989 Tour, which grossed over a quarter of a billion dollars.
Roughly converted that comes to 11333900000.00 or 1133 crores!
Here is a video from when Tay Tay accepted the “Taylor Swift” award and was being her usual witty self :
Coming in second by a difference of almost a $100 million is Adele. Despite her world tour most of her wealth comes from her album sales for her last release 25, which became the best-selling album in 2015. Rounding off the top 5, the other artists in the list include Madonna, Rihanna and surprisingly on the 5th spot Queen B Beyonce.