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Which Artist Tops Forbes List As Highest Paid Country Star?

Posted July 30th, 2014 @ 9:03am

For the second year in a row, Toby Keith tops Forbes' list of highest paid country artists with $65 million! Toby doesn't cash in big just from album sales, but also his own record label, his restaurant chain, endorsements, and so much more!  In the past 6 years he has earned $335 million!  He was almost dethroned by Taylor Swift who earned $64 million.  Crazy year for both of them!

The other top contenders were:

Kenny Chesney-$44 million

Jason Aldean-$37 million

Luke Bryan-$34 million

Zac Brown Band-$29 million

Taste of Country has the full article

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