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Annual incomes of highest-paid celebrities 2019

Leading the ranking of highest-paid celebrities between June 2018 and June 2019 is Taylor Swift, with an annual income of 185 million U.S. dollars. Following closely behind are Kylie Jenner and Kanye West, with 170 and 150 million dollars in earnings respectively. Taylor Swift and Kylie Jenner were the highest paid women in entertainment in 2019, beating the likes of J.K. Rowling, Kim Kardashian West and Celine Dion. British musician Ed Sheeran also made the top ten, with earnings amounting to 110 million U.S. dollars. Sheeran broken Spotify's record for most monthly listeners of all time in July 2019, following the release of his fourth studio album 'No. 6 Collaborations Project' featuring big names from the music business.

Annual incomes of highest-paid film, TV, music and sports celebrities in 2019

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Release date

July 2019



Survey time period

June 2018 to June 2019

Supplementary notes

The income of each of the celebrities is an estimate, including such sources as upfront pay, profit participation, residuals, endorsements and advertising work.

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