This Rapper Made More Money This Year Than Beyonce, Taylor Swift, and Justin Bieber Combined

December 11, 2014 By:
This Rapper Made More Money This Year Than Beyonce, Taylor Swift, and Justin Bieber Combined
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Can you guess who that rapper was?

It's not Jay Z, or Kanye.

The highest paid musician in the world this year, raking $620 million was Dr. Dre.

Yep, that deal selling Beats to Apple made him BANK. He actually set the record for the most money made by a musician in one year ever.

Our queen Bey came in second place with $115 million, with the release of her surprise visual album and the On The Run tour sales.

Of course, Justin Bieber and One Direction made it onto the list, bringing in $80 million and $75 million, respectively.

Check out the high-rollers here:

01. Dr. Dre ' $620 million
02. Beyonce ' $115 million
03. Eagles ' $100 million
04. Bon Jovi ' $82 million
05. Bruce Springsteen ' $81 million
06. Justin Bieber ' $80 million
07. One Direction ' $75 million
08. Paul McCartney ' $71 million
09. Calvin Harris ' $66 million
10. Toby Keith ' $65 million
11. Taylor Swift ' $64 million
12. Jay-Z ' $60 million
12. Diddy ' $60 million
12. Bruno Mars ' $60 million
15. Justin Timberlake ' $57 million
16. Pink ' $52 million
17. Michael Buble ' $51 million
18. Rihanna ' $48 million
19. Rolling Stones ' $47 million
20. Roger Waters ' $46 million
21. Elton John ' $45 million
22. Kenny Chesney ' $44 million
23. Katy Perry ' $40 million
24. Jason Aldean ' $37 million
24. Jennifer Lopez ' $37 million
26. Miley Cyrus ' $36 million
26. Celine Dion ' $36 million
28. Muse ' $34 million
28. Luke Bryan ' $34 million
30. Lady Gaga ' $33 million
30. Drake ' $33 million