Madonna Is Top-Earning Singer

    Singer Madonna (R) performs with Redfoo and Sky Blu (L) of LMFAO during the NFL Super Bowl XLVI game halftime show on February 5, 2012 at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis, Indiana. AFP PHOTO / TIMOTHY A. CLARY The Giants defeated the Patriots 21-17. AFP PHOTO / TIMOTHY A. CLARY (Photo credit should read TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)


    It takes a lot of cash to live in the material world. Fifty-five-year-old pop star Madonna beat out Lady Gaga to claim the top spot on the annual Forbes list of the highest paid musicians with $125 million. Madonna’s earnings came from the end of her MDNA Tour, as well as her clothing and fragrance lines. Rounding out the top five were Lady Gaga ($80 million), Bon Jovi ($79 million), Toby Keith ($65 million), and Coldplay ($64 million).

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