Musicians That Made the Most Money in 2016

Dec 5, 2016 at 10:53 am |
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These artists are killing it and raking in the cash

Ever since the internet and the advent of file sharing, musicians have had to become more creative with the way they generate income. The following artists have definitely found a way to monetize their work. They are the highest paid musicians of 2016 (measured from June 2015 to June 2016). To be precise, Forbes took stock of concerts revenues, record sales, business ventures, and endorsements. Keep reading to see how hard these musicians really ball out of control.

Jay-Z and Warren Buffet at the Grand Re-Opening Of Jay-Z's 40:40 Club

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Since the advent of file sharing, musicians had to become more creative with the ways they generate income.

They earned stupid amounts of money
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