U2, Ed Sheeran, Jay-Z, Katty Perry Top Forbes’ “World’s Highest-Paid Musicians Of 2018” List (See Top 30)

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U2, Ed Sheeran, Jay-Z, Katty Perry Top Forbes’ “World’s Highest-Paid Musicians Of 2018” (See Top 30)

U2, Ed Sheeran, Jay-Z, Katty Perry Top Forbes’ “World’s Highest-Paid Musicians Of 2018” List (See Top 30)

Forbes has unveiled its World’s Highest-Paid Musicians list for 2018, with Award-winning musicians like Ed Sheeran, U2, Coldplay, Jay-Z and Katty Perry among those who topped the list.

The list which was released on Tuesday, December 4, has 30 names on it.

Forbes arrived at this earnings using “pretax earnings from June 1, 2017, through June 1, 2018, before deducting fees for agents, managers and lawyers.”

Full List: The World’s Highest-Paid Musicians 2018

1. U2 ($118 million)

2. Coldplay ($115.5 million)

3. Ed Sheeran ($110 million)

4. Bruno Mars ($100 million)

5. Katy Perry ($83 million)

6. Taylor Swift ($80 million)

7. Jay-Z ($76.5 million)

8. Guns N’ Roses ($71 million)

9. Roger Waters ($68 million)

10. Diddy ($64 million)

11. Beyoncé ($60 million)

12. Kendrick Lamar ($58 million)

13. The Weeknd ($57 million)

14. The Eagles ($56 million)

15. Depeche Mode ($53 million)

16. Pink ($52 million, tie)

16. Luke Bryan ($52 million, tie)

18. Jimmy Buffett ($51 million)

19. Lady Gaga ($50 million)

20. Calvin Harris ($48 million)

21. Paul McCartney ($47.5 million)

22. Drake ($47 million, tie)

22. Jennifer Lopez ($47 million, tie)

22. Foo Fighters ($47 million, tie)

25. Elton John ($46 million, tie)

25. Metallica ($46 million, tie)

27. Garth Brooks ($45.5 million, tie)

27. The Chainsmokers ($45.5 million, tie)

29. Billy Joel ($43.5 million)

30. Rolling Stones ($39 million)

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