Britney Spears, Taylor Swift, Rihanna In Top 5 Of Forbes' List Of 'Hollywood's Highest Paid Women'
October 2, 2012 at 3:56 AM (PT)
FORBES has released their list of HOLLYWOOD's Highest-Paid Women, and several of music's biggest stars have landed on the list. Topping the list is OPRAH WINFREY, estimated to be worth $2.7 billion, who earned about $165 million in the last year.
BRITNEY SPEARS is #2, earning an estimated $58 million between MAY 2011 and MAY 2012. In addition to her music, SPEARS recently became a judge on TV's "The X Factor," earning an estimated $15 million for that job.
TAYLOR SWIFT is #3, earning an estimated $57 million between MAY 2011 and MAY 2012. SWIFT is the youngest woman on the list at just 22.
RIHANNA is tied for fourth with ELLEN DEGENERES at $53 million. RIHANNA also ranked second overall in the social media category thanks to her 26 million TWITTER followers and 60 million FACEBOOK fans.
Also in the Top 10 are LADY GAGA, JENNIFER LOPEZ and KATY PERRY.
See the full list here.