Lady Gaga Tops Forbes' 'Top Earning Women In Music' List
December 15, 2011 at 3:56 AM (PT)
LADY GAGA is going to be keeping her accountants busy for years to come.
According to FORBES.COM, GAGA tops their "Top Earning Women in Music" list. In fact, the pop diva earned double the gross of any other female pop star of the last year. GAGA put $90 million in the bank, largely in part to a $1.3 million nightly gross on her 2011 tour.
TAYLOR SWIFT was 2nd, with a mere $45 million in earnings.
KATY PERRY came in just behind SWIFT, with $44 MILLION. Rounding out the top 5 were BEYONCE, with a $35 million payday and RIHANNA with $29 million.