November 21, 2018 | by: Amanda Misner

Katy Perry Is The Highest-Paid Woman In Music

Katy Perry has topped Forbes‘ annual list of the highest paid women in music for 2018!

Just ahead of peers Taylor Swift and Beyonce — earning $83 million before taxes from June 1, 2017 to June 1, 2018. Perry performed 80 shows this year and served as a judge on ABC’s reboot of American Idol.

Swift is in second place with $80 million.

Beyonce comes in third, having earned $60 million.

The rest of the Top 10 is, in order, Pink with $52 million, Lady Gaga with $50 million, Jennifer Lopez with $47 million, Rihanna with $37.5 million, Helene Fischer with $32 million, Celine Dion with $31 million and Britney Spears with $30 million.

Source: Forbes