Forbes just announced 2018’s highest-paid women in music

In the famous words of Donna Summer, “She works hard for the money.”

November 22, 2018

2018 continues to reveal itself as the year of the woman warrior: the top ten highest-earning female musicians on this year’s Forbes list have not only overcome the steep difficulties of being a woman in today’s increasingly-changing music industry, but have all done so by carving their own unique path, using both their  unique approach to music and business savvy to assert themselves as the top dogs of their industry. If you’re looking for a little inspiration to close out the year—or are just curious as to how much your favourite popstar has in her pocket—take a peek at this year’s top ten highest-earning women in music, collected above.

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