Forbes Magazine once again gives a list of the biggest paid stars in Country music. A few weeks ago the listed off the “highest paid in the world.” Now we get the straight list of the biggest money makers here at home.
5. Florida Georgia Line – $34.5 Million
The boys made most of their money on the road like all the artists on the list. The guys also have side ventures including their brand of Old Camp Whiskey.
5. (tie) Toby Keith – $34.5 Million
4. Dolly Parton – $37 Million
Dolly is still pulling in the touring dollars, but her publishing deals and Dollywood them Park have her making the surprise member on the list.
3. Luke Bryan – $42 Million
Touring is the top money maker for Luke. Luke’s side businesses including a restaurant and being co-owner of Buck Commander, Luke is proving to be quite the business man
2. Kenny Chesney – $42.5 Million
Kenny still made most of his cash from his stadium tour, but with partnership deals from Corona and Apple, Kenny edges out Luke Bryan.
1. Garth Brooks – $60 Million
It’s no surprise that Garth once again takes the top spot. The guy has been a touring machine since making his comeback.