Katy Perry Just Topped Forbes 2015 List For 'Top Earning Women In Music'

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Move over Taylor Swift and Beyonce, there’s a new queen: Katy Perry.

The pop star topped her rivals to land the No. 1 spot on Forbes’ 2015 list of “Top-Earning Women in Music.”

Perry is estimated to have earned $135 million over the past year, thanks largely to her Prismatic World Tour, which is now just winding down. She grossed more than $2 million per city over the course of 126 shows in our scoring period.

Also adding to her wallet was deals with Coty, Claire’s and Covergirl.

Swift lands at the No. 2 spot, with estimated earnings of $80 million; Fleetwood Mac comes in third with $59.5 million; Lady Gaga is fourth with $59 million; and Beyonce closes out the top 5 with $54.5 million.

Check out the breakdown below and read more at Forbes.com.

1. Katy Perry – $135 million.
2. Taylor Swift – $80 million.
3. Fleetwood Mac – $59.5 million.
4. Lady Gaga – $59 million.
5. Beyonce – $54.5 million.
6. Britney Spears – $31 million.
7. Jennifer Lopez – $28.5 million.
8. Miranda Lambert – $28.5 million.
9. Mariah Carey – $27 million.
10. Rihanna – $26 million.

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