Highest Earning Artistes Of 2015 – Taylor Swift has been named the highest earning artiste of 2015 by Billboard magazine.
The Style singer reportedly made an amazing $61.7 million from her 1989 tour, with album sales and publishing rights also contributing to an overall haul of $73.5 million. Country singer Kenny Chesney was a way back in second place with $39.8 million, with iconic rock band The Rolling Stones a very close 3rd with $39.6 milllion.
Pianist Billy Joel’s Madison Square Garden residency helped to snag up the 4th position with earnings of $31.7 million, while beloved boy band One Direction completed the top 5 with a total revenue of $24.2 million.
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6. Grateful Dead/Dead & Company
7. Luke Bryan
10. Maroon 5
11. Jason Aldean
12. Shania Twain
13. Dave Matthews Band
15. Elton John
17. Ed Sheeran
18. Juan Gabriel
19. Florida Georgia Line
20. Fleetwood Mac