Forbes Names Katy Perry The Highest Earning Female Singer Of 2015

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Katy Perry named 2015's highest earning musician

Forbes names Katy Perry top-earning female

Singer Katy Perry has been named by Forbes as the highest earning female act for 2015.

Forbes names Katy Perry top-earning female
Forbes names Katy Perry top-earning female

According to the financial website, 31-year old Perry made $135 million in the past year, mostly due to the success of her Prismatic world tour.

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“I am proud of my position as a boss, as a person that runs my own company,” she told Forbes earlier this year. “I’m an entrepreneur. … I don’t want to shy away from it. I actually want to kind of grab it by its balls.”

Second on the list was Taylor Swift, who made $80 million off the successful release of her album, 1989, and the tour afterwards.

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Half a million separated third placed Fleetwood Mac and fourth-placed Lady Gaga, who made $59.5 million and $59 million respectively.

Last year’s number one, Beyoncerounded out the top 5 this time, with an estimated take home of  $54.5 million.



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