Forbes Has Released This Year's "World's Highest Paid Celebrities"

The highest reported earning is $185 million!

July 10, 2019

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You need to calm down about all of Taylor Swift’s money.

The “Me!” singer has topped the 2019 Forbes List of the World’s Highest Paid Celebrities with a mind-blowing $185 million.

The 29-year-old, who previously topped the list in 2016, has her Reputation World Tour to thank for the bulk of the coin as it grossed over $266 million in the U.S. alone.

In second place, with hopefully not too much bad blood, is Kylie Jenner who managed to rake in $170 million. Those Kylie Lip Kits are paying the bills!

The 21-year-old’s brother-in-law, Kanye West, had to settle for third with $150 million. But don’t feel too bad, his Yeezy shoe line is expected to make a whopping $1.5 billion in salesthis year.

Argentine soccer star Lionel Messi, who plays for FC Barcelona, scores the fourth spot with $127 million. 

While ketchup-loving singer Ed Sheeran croons his way into #5 with a perfect $100 million.

The full top 10 list is:

  1. Taylor Swift - $185 mil
  2. Kylie Jenner - $170 mil
  3. Kanye West - $150 mil
  4. Lionel Messi - $127 mil
  5. Ed Sheeran - $110 mil
  6. Cristiano Ronaldo - $106 mil
  7. Neymar (soccer player) - $105 mil
  8. The Eagles –  $100 mil
  9. Dr. Phil - $95 mil
  10. Canelo Alvarez - $94 mil

Other stars on the list include Harry Potterauthor J.K. Rowling in 13thwith $92 million, Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson in 15thwith $89.4 million and Beyoncé and Jay-Z tie for 20thwith $81 million each.

Check out the entire list of Forbes World’s Highest Paid Celebrities here.