Forbes Top highest-paid celebrities

Forbes magazine has published a list of world stars with the highest earnings. The corresponding rating appeared on the magazine’s website.

He was led by a member of the reality show The Kardashian Family and founder of the eponymous cosmetic brand Kylie Jenner, who earned $ 590 million. Although “a celebrity has exaggerated the scale of her business for years”, the money she received from the sale of 51 percent of the company is real, experts say.

In second place was rapper Kanye West. His fortune was estimated at 170 million dollars. It is known that the artist received the largest part of his income from a deal to produce Yeezy sneakers with the Adidas sports brand.

Third place went to tennis player Roger Federer, who earned $ 106 million.

The ranking also included footballer Cristiano Ronaldo, tennis player Naomi Osaka, musicians Ed Sheeran, Taylor Swift, Paul McCartney, and other celebrities.

Forbes emphasizes that a total of $ 300 million to the stars on the list paid streaming giants. In particular, actor Ryan Reynolds and singer Billy Elish received money from such platforms. More than two-thirds of the payments came from Netflix.

May 29, Kylie Jenner was taken away the status of the youngest billionaire in the world. She was accused of lying about her company’s income and forging tax returns to maintain her title. According to Forbes, at the moment, Jenner’s income is not a billion dollars, but just under 900 million dollars

Author: Sam Smith
Graduated from University of Oxford. Previously, he worked in various diferent news media. Currently, it is a columnist of the world news section in the Free News editors.
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