With $580 million, Madonna beats Celine Dion, Beyonce, Taylor Swift to top Forbes richest female musicians in 2017

Posted on May 19 2017 , at 02:49 pm
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  • Her Rebel Heart tour raked in good money.

Beyonce, Celine Dion and Madonna made the Forbes list of wealthy female musicians in 2017

American singer, Madonna tops Forbes latest list of America’s richest female musicians in 2017.

Madonna reigns with a whopping $580 million.

Forbes reports that her Rebel Heart tour, which ended in March 2016, grossed $170 million.

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She’s closely followed by Celine Dion who’s in second position with $400 million while Barbra Streisand clinches the third position with $390 million.

Beyoncé comes in at fourth with $350 million as her last year’s Lemonade album and the Formation World Tour reportedly grossed a quarter of a billion dollars.

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Taylor Swift completes the top five with $280 million, largely due to the success of her 1989 tour, which smashed North American touring records.

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