Forbes: Richest Musicians Of The Decade
Forbes magazine published a list of the richest musicians of the decade.
First place went to American rapper and producer Dr. Dre (Andre Romell Young), whose fortune is estimated at $ 950 million. It is noted that his last album (“Compton”) was released back in 2015, but the musician is the co-founder and owner of 20 percent of the shares of the company-manufacturer of audio equipment Beats Electronics, which in 2014 was bought by Apple.
In second place is American country pop singer Taylor Swift ($ 825 million). She also topped the ranking of the highest paid musicians of 2019. Among the most popular songs are Shake It Off, Blank Space, Delicate, Style and Bad Blood.
The top three closes the American singer Beyonce (685 million dollars).
The ratings also included U2, Diddy, Elton John, Jay-Z, Paul McCartney, Katy Perry and Lady Gaga.