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Katy Perry Is The Richest Of Them All, According To Forbes

She's up 22 places from last year!

Katy Perry is music's biggest earner of the past year, thanks to her sold-out Prismatic world tour and a series of lucrative endorsements.

The singer hauled in a whopping $135 million in 2015, according to finance magazine Forbes' annual Rich List, giving her the number one spot—up 22 places from last year's 23rd place.

One Direction come in second on the new Forbes list with earnings of $130 million, while Garth Brooks, Katy's pop rival Taylor Swift, and The Eagles round out the top five.

2014’s richest musician, Dr. Dre, falls to 28 on the 2015 list.

Rounding out the top 10 are: Taylor's DJ boyfriend Calvin Harris, Justin Timberlake, Sean 'Diddy' Combs, Fleetwood Mac, and Lady Gaga

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