Highest paid musicians in the U.S. 2017

Highest-paid musicians in the United States in 2017 (in million U.S. dollars)

by Amy Watson, last edited Oct 17, 2018
Highest paid musicians in the U.S. 2017 The graph shows the highest-paid musicians in the United States in 2017. The source calculated that U2 was the best-paid act in 2017, with a revenue of 54.4 million U.S. dollars.
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Highest-paid musicians in the United States in 2017 (in million U.S. dollars)

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Revenue in million U.S. dollars
U254.4
Garth Brooks52.2
Metallica43.2
Bruno Mars40.7
Ed Sheeran31.3
Lady Gaga29.7
Billy Joel29.2
Guns N' Roses27.8
Roger Waters27.2
Coldplay26.5
Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers23.4
The Weeknd23.3
Kendrick Lamar21.7
Red Hot Chili Peppers21.6
Luke Bryan21
Florida Georgia Line20.9
Paul McCartney20.5
Jay-Z19.8
Eric Church19.4
Bruce Springsteen18.5
Chris Stapleton17.9
Dead & Company17.6
Neil Diamond16.5
Trans-Siberian Orchestra16.3
John Mayer16.24
Céline Dion16.18
Future15
Bon Jovi14.5
Imagine Dragons14.4
Britney Spears14.1
New Kids on the Block13.48
Tim McGraw13.48
Queen & Adam Lambert13.4
Zac Brown Band13.1
J. Cole12.9
Faith Hill12.5
Drake12.1
Journey11.7
Depeche Mode11.64
Green Day11.61
Elton John11.4
Ariana Grande11.36
Janet Jackson11.34
Twenty One Pilots11
Sam Hunt10.7
Chris Brown9.8
Panic! at the Disco9.4
Taylor Swift9.3
Def Leppard9.2
The Chainsmokers9.1
Revenue in million U.S. dollars
U254.4
Garth Brooks52.2
Metallica43.2
Bruno Mars40.7
Ed Sheeran31.3
Lady Gaga29.7
Billy Joel29.2
Guns N' Roses27.8
Roger Waters27.2
Coldplay26.5
Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers23.4
The Weeknd23.3
Kendrick Lamar21.7
Red Hot Chili Peppers21.6
Luke Bryan21
Florida Georgia Line20.9
Paul McCartney20.5
Jay-Z19.8
Eric Church19.4
Bruce Springsteen18.5
Chris Stapleton17.9
Dead & Company17.6
Neil Diamond16.5
Trans-Siberian Orchestra16.3
John Mayer16.24
Céline Dion16.18
Future15
Bon Jovi14.5
Imagine Dragons14.4
Britney Spears14.1
New Kids on the Block13.48
Tim McGraw13.48
Queen & Adam Lambert13.4
Zac Brown Band13.1
J. Cole12.9
Faith Hill12.5
Drake12.1
Journey11.7
Depeche Mode11.64
Green Day11.61
Elton John11.4
Ariana Grande11.36
Janet Jackson11.34
Twenty One Pilots11
Sam Hunt10.7
Chris Brown9.8
Panic! at the Disco9.4
Taylor Swift9.3
Def Leppard9.2
The Chainsmokers9.1
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by Amy Watson, last edited Oct 17, 2018
The graph shows the highest-paid musicians in the United States in 2017. The source calculated that U2 was the best-paid act in 2017, with a revenue of 54.4 million U.S. dollars.
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