"Rolling Stone" is out with their list of the “10 Highest Paid Musicians” of 2021 with Blake Shelton representing country music.
Blake lands at nine with $83 million, just ahead of one-time country star Taylor Swift, the only female on the list, with $80 million in earnings.
Overall, Bruce Springsteen tops the list with earnigs of $550 million, followed by Jay-Z, with $470 million, Paul Simon at three with $260 mil, Kanye West at four with $250 mil and Ryan Tedder at five with $200 mil.
Top 10 Highest Paid Musicians Of 2021
- Bruce Springsteen: $550 million
- Jay-Z: $470 million
- Paul Simon: $260 million
- Kanye West: $250 million
- Ryan Tedder: $200 million
- Red Hot Chili Peppers: $145 million
- Lindsey Buckingham: $100 million
- Motley Crue: $95 million
- Blake Shelton: $83 million
- Taylor Swift: $80 million
Source: Rolling Stone