Checkout Full List Of Forbes Top-Earning Musicians For 2017

Diddy is the top-earning musician on the planet, pulling in a career-best $130 million pretax this year. His total got a boost from his Bad Boy Family Reunion Tour, his Ciroc vodka deal and the sale of one-third of his Sean John clothing line for an estimated $70 million.

Diddy is followed not too closely by Beyonce at $130 million and Drake at the tails with 94 million.

List of top 20 earners below:

  1. Sean “Diddy” Combs ($130 million)
  2. Beyonce ($105 million)
    3. Drake ($94 million)
    4. Jay Z ($42 million)
    5. Dr. Dre ($34.5 million)
    6. Chance the Rapper ($33 million)
    7. Kendrick Lamar ($30 million)
    8. Wiz Khalifa ($28 million)
    9. Pitbull ($27 million)
    10. DJ Khaled ($24 million)
    11. Future ($23 million)
    12. Kanye West ($22 million)
    13. Birdman ($20 million)
    14. J. Cole ($19 million)
    15. Swizz Beatz ($14 million)
    16. Snoop Dogg ($16.5 million)
    17. Nicki Minaj ($16 million)
    18. Lil Wayne ($15.5 million)
    19. Rick Ross ($11.5 million, tie)
    19. Macklemore & Ryan Lewis ($11.5 million, tie)
    20. Lil Yachty ($11 million)