The highest income was $130 million
Forbes ranked the most highly paid musicians of 2017. The list was published on the website.
The richest in this year was rapper Sean Combs better known as puff daddy. He earned $130 million, largely the same amount he managed to obtain from a sale of shares of the company, Sean John, which has been producing fashionable clothing. In addition, puff daddy made his money on the advertising of vodka Ciroc and from the sale of tickets for the concerts of the tour Bad Boy Family Reunion Tour Second place went to singer Beyonce, who earned $105 million, most of which was revenue from a world tour Queen Bey”s Formation in support of the album Lemonade. In third place is the rapper Drake.
For 2017, he earned about $94 million thanks to the concert tour, Boy Meets World Tour in support of album Views. Also in the top ten was canadian singer and record producer of Ethiopian descent Abel Tesfaye, with $92 million Artist known as The Weeknd.
With him in the ranking British band Coldplay ($88 million), the American rock band Guns N’ Roses ($84 million), canadian singer Justin Bieber ($83,5 million), musician Bruce Springsteen ($75 million), British singer Adele ($69 million) and Metallica ($66.5 million).
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