Contact Us

Who’s Your Sugar Daddy? Toby Keith Is The Highest Paid Country Artist!

I'm #1!
Kevin Winter/Getty Images

Who’s rolling in the dough?  Forbes magazine should know.  They just released its list of the World’s Highest-Paid Musicians and as luck or good fortune (and a little bit of talent) should have it,  several of country music’s biggest names are seeing plenty of green.

Toby Keith is the highest-grossing country artist, hauling in $50 million last year. Taylor Swift’s finances are not far behind, with $45 million earned. Brad Paisley trails Taylor by  five million. Tim McGraw is tied with both Beyoncé and Muse, who all earned $35 million. Rascal Flatts split $34 million, while Kenny Chesney, in spite of taking some time off of touring made $30 million.
On the overall list, U2 came in at the No. 1 spot, raking in  a hefty sum of $195 million. Bon Jovi land in the second spot, with $125 million earned. The third slot belongs to Elton John, who gleaned $100 million, while Lady Gaga stays close to Elton with $90 million.  Michael Bublé rounds out the Top 5 with $70 million earned.

Aren’t you feeling lucky that you don’t have to worry what to do with all those dollars?

Best of WYRK

Recommended For You

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for Country Club quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive Country Club contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.