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Maternity leave was not an option for Queen Bey, because she still brought in major checks from 2016 to 2017.
Forbes has just released their list of the highest-grossing women in the music industry and none other than Beyoncé has taken the number one spot. Accoring to the Forbes’ list, Bey is the highest-paid woman in music, bringing in a total of $105 million before taxes.
The World’s Highest-Paid Women In Music 2017 https://t.co/wKRJbKpzCu
— Forbes (@Forbes) November 21, 2017
Tallying all pre-tax income from June 1, 2016 through June 1 2017, Beyonce’s Formation World Tour and the successful Lemonade LP helped the icon bring in the top earnings.
J.Lo and Rihanna make an appearance in the list as well, rounding out the top 10, making a total of $38 million and $36 million, respectively.
Check the complete list here.