Forbes World’s Highest-Paid Celebrities 2017


In usual fashion, Forbes brings us its list of the top 100 highest-paid celebrities of 2017.

The top grossing celebrity of this past year was Sean “Puffy” Combs aka P. Diddy aka Diddy, earning over $130 million, mostly from Ciroc.

Coming in second, to nobody’s surprise was Beyonce, earning $105 million. Following Queen B, at number 3 is Harry Potter author, J.K. Rowling, earning $95 million. Rounding out the rest of the top ten include hip-hop star, Drake ($94 million), soccer supestar, Cristiano Ronaldo ($93 million), r&b star, The Weeknd ($92 million), radio personality, Howard Stern, ($90 million), pop group,¬†Coldplay ($88 million), author, James Patterson ($87 million) and NBA superstar,¬†LeBron James ($86 million).

Some notables include number 15, Dr. Phil McGraw ($79 million), number 22, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson ($65 million), number 43, Dave Chappelle ($47 million) and, number 65, The Chainsmokers ($38 million).

Check the entire list here.