It is no secret that celebrities get paid a ridiculous amount of money to flaunt their talents and beauty on stages and in arenas. From boxers, singers and actors to athletes, Hollywood’s hottest pulled their finances and rocked their way to the top of Forbes list.
Forbes Magazine has rounded up their list of “The World’s Highest-Paid Celebrities” this morning, and it’s pretty clear these celebs have some pretty full bank accounts. Whether it’s from touring the world with bandmates or from scoring goals, these guys are on a payroll that has too many zeros to count.
Floyd Mayweather stole the number one spot after getting paid a record breaking amount for his iconic fight with Manny Pacquiao. Also on the list is rapper Drake, singer Ed Sheeran, tennis star Maria Sharapova and about 96 other of the most valuable stars in the world.
This is the top 10 from the list of the highest paid celebrities:
- Floyd Mayweather ($300 million)
- Manny Pacquiao ($160 million)
- Katy Perry ($135 million)
- One Direction ($130 million)
- Howard Stern ($95 million)
- Garth Brooks ($90 million)
- James Patterson ($89 million)
- Robert Downey Jr. ($80 million)
- Taylor Swift ($80 million)
- Cristiano Ronaldo ($79.5 million)