Taylor Swift tops Forbes 100 highest-paid celebrities list for 2019

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Every year Forbes Magazine published a list "Celebrity 100", The object is to list the world's 100 most generously compensated famous people.

Kylie Jenner comes in at second position, with the world's youngest self-made billionaire earning an estimated US$170 million previous year. The figures take into account the income from her Reputation album, Netflix's streaming of the tour and her new deal with Republic Records. It is also one of the heroines of the popular reality show keeping up with the Kardashians.

Last year, as per the magazine, Akshay earned 40.5 million Dollars or INR 276 crores.

West, the husband of Kim Kardashian, returned to the list after a four-year absence.


The Forbes said that BTS take home big earnings thanks to its "Love Yourself, Speak Yourself" stadium tour, which encompassed three US cities, Sao Paulo, London, and Paris this year. In fact, Forbes recently named her the youngest self-made billionaire.

The list released on July 10 ranks the world's highest-paid entertainers in 2019 by using their pretax earnings from June 1, 2018 to June 1, 2019, before deducting fees for managers, lawyers, and agents. Click through below to see the highest paid celebrities for 2019.

The annual Forbes Celebrity 100 list is known to include celebrities from all different spheres and this time too it saw soccer stars Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo and Neymar among the top 10.

However, actors Salman Khan and Shah Rukh Khan have failed to secure a spot on the list this year. She is now the only music artist to top the list twice. Well, it's none other than Taylor Swift with whopping earnings of $185 million.

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