Material Girl, Madonna Ciccone tops Forbes list of highest earning female musician of 2017
In the recently released Forbes List, American Pop singer, Madonna, topped the list of America’s richest female musicians in 2017. The 56-year-old artiste, earned a whooping $580 million. Forbes reports that her Rebel Heart tour, which ended in March 2016, grossed $170million.
Second on the list is Celine Dion with $400 million, while Barbra Streisand clinches the third position with $390 million.
Beyonce sits at the 4th spot with $350 million, as her last year’s Lemonade album and the Formation World Tour reportedly grossed a quarter of a billion dollars.
Taylor Swift completes the list of the top 5 with $280 million largely due to the success of her 1989 tour, which smashed North American touring records.