Taylor Swift Tops Music Money Makers Rankings for 2014 — See List!
By Daniel Gates | 12:34 pm, March 10th, 2014PHOTOS
Taylor Swift rules the music world, according to the Money Makers 2014 list from Billboard.
The outlet calculates that the singer has earned $39,699,575.60 in the last 12 months to nab the #1 spot ahead of Kenny Chesney and Justin Timberlake, the only other two artists to top $30 million.
To compile the list, Billboard ranked performers “by U.S. earnings, calculated from touring, recorded- music sales, publishing royalties and revenue from digital music and video streaming.”
Sponsorships and merchandising are not included.