How much money did celebs earn in 2020? Forbes magazine recently published their annual list and the figures alone are enough to make your jaw drop.
Although she topped the list last year, the last twelve months haven’t been as lucrative for the American singer-songwriter. She nevertheless came 25th this year, earning a total of 63.5 million dollars.
Despite testing positive for the coronavirus in March, the American basketball player for the Brooklyn Nets was 24th on the list with a total income of 63.9 million dollars.
This singer-songwriter managed to come 23rd on the list with a total income of 64 million dollars.
The former American psychologist and talk show host, Phillip Calvin McGraw, more commonly known by his stage name and TV show name Dr Phil, was 22nd on the list with a total income of 65.5 million dollars.
The American DJ and producer duo, Andrew Taggart and Alex Pall, landed 21st on the list thanks to their 68-million-dollar income this year.
The three brothers, Kevin, Nick and Joe Jonas, who announced the comeback of their band in 2019, were 20th on the list this year with a total of 68.5 million dollars earned.
The culinary chef and restauranteur, known for his TV show Ramsay’s Kitchen Nightmares came 19th on the list with a total income of 70 million dollars.
The American-Canadian actor, model and film producer, who could very well be starring as the lead in the third Deadpool movie, came 18th on the list with a grand total of 71.5 million dollars.
The American singer-songwriter and producer was 17th on the list with a total income of 72 million dollars, which makes her the best-paid female musician in the world this year.
The American basketball player for the Warriors of the Golden State was 16th on the list with a total of 74.4 million dollars.
The American author of thriller novels and the best-paid author in the world thanks to his hero Alex Cross and his book Women’s Murder Club, landed 15th on the list with a total of 80 million dollars.
Thanks to his fifty-year-long career and the 81 million dollars he earned this year, this singer-songwriter came 14th on Forbes' list.
The American sports journalist and podcaster came 13th on the list after he earned 82.5 million dollars this year, mostly due to the fact that he sold his publication The Ringer to Spotify in March this year.
As one of the United States’ favourite talk show hosts, Ellen DeGeneres, the American comedian, talk show host and author, came 12th on the list with a total income of 84 million dollars.
The radio show host and political commentator, known for his conservative opinions, came 11th in the list this year with a total income of 85 million dollars.
Also known as ‘The Rock’ and the best paid actor in the world this year, Dwayne Johnson was 10th on the list with a grand total of 87.5 million dollars.
Thanks to the four-year contract that he signed with the Los Angeles Lakers in 2018, the American basketball player was 9th on the list this year with 88.2 million dollars.
The American radio show host, who has described himself as the ‘King of All Media’ and who is famous for his controversial opinions that he expresses on The Howard Stern Show on Sirius XM Radio, came 8th on the list with a total income of 90 million dollars.
Currently in a five-year contract with Paris Saint-Germain, the Brazilian international footballer came 7th on the list this year with 95.5 million dollars earned.
Although he used to be homeless and sleep in his car when he was younger, the American actor, director, screenwriter and producer who created and performed the Madea character, Perry earned 97 million dollars this year, landing him 6th place in the list.
The Argentinian footballer, striker for FC Barcelona and six-time Golden Ball and European Golden Boot winner was 5th on the list with a grand total of 104 million dollars.
The Portuguese footballer known as CR7 and striker for Juventus de Turin came 4th on the list this year with a total income of 105 million dollars. He is also the first billionaire in the history of football.
The best paid athlete in the world, the Swiss tennis player who holds records in the Grand Slam, the ATP Tour Masters 1000 and ATP Tour 500 was 3rd on the list, earning a grand sum of 106.3 million dollars this year.
Although it was his rap career that launched Kanye West, his clothing brand Yeezy is responsible for his coming 2nd place behind his sister-in-law with 170 million dollars earned this year.
Although Forbes recently removed her as the youngest billionaire int he world after she was accused of lying about how much she earned, this member of the Kardashian clan is still at the top of the list this year thanks to the 590 million dollars she earned over the last twelve months. But how did she manage to earn so much money? Mainly as a result of the fact that she sold 51% of her Kylie Cosmetics company to Coty.