It's that time of the year again, where we nosily background check the income earnings of our favorite music divas and rank them based on the money they've made in the past year. Is it petty? of course!...Do you want to see how well your fav did? We know you do!
This year, Forbes listed the top ten highest paid women in the music industry from June 2017 to June 2018 which included artists like Taylor Swift, Beyonce, Rihanna, Lady Gaga and more but the pop star who came in at the top spot just might surprise you!
That's right clocking in at $83 million dollars earned, our girl Katy Perry ranks number 1 just ahead of longtime nemesis T-Swift and the beloved Queen Bey.
For a full break down on how Katy climbed to the top this year and the rest of the list check out the rest below after the jump.
1. Katy Perry ($83 million)
2. Taylor Swift ($80 million)
3. Beyoncé ($60 million)
4. Pink ($52 million)
5. Lady Gaga ($50 million)
6. Jennifer Lopez ($47 million)
7. Rihanna ($37.5 million)
8. Helene Fischer ($32 million)
9. Celine Dion ($31 million)
10. Britney Spears ($30 million)