These Were The 10 Highest Paid Musicians Of 2019

||, |

Our friends over at Billboard have just released their list of music’s highest paid artists of the year. In the list, they also detail where exactly that revenue is coming from. The revenue is broken down into sales, streaming, publishing, touring.

It’s no surprise here that touring is the most lucrative part of these artists’ careers. There are some, however, who raked in some serious cash due to streaming services

So who exactly made the most money last year? Below are the top 10:

MONEY MAKERS: THE HIGHEST-PAID MUSICIANS OF 2019

No. 10 @jtimberlake, $25.9M

Sales: $168.8K
Streaming: $1.5M
Publishing: $527.6K
Touring: $23.7M
Last year: No. 7https://t.co/8IKnDsXEfd pic.twitter.com/ehJ7YNCq6P

— billboard (@billboard) August 20, 2020

MONEY MAKERS: THE HIGHEST-PAID MUSICIANS OF 2019

No. 9 @billyjoel, $26.1M

Sales: $301.9K
Streaming: $1.7M
Publishing: $985.4K
Touring: $23.2M
Last year: No. 9https://t.co/8IKnDsXEfd pic.twitter.com/bd90yX35ql

— billboard (@billboard) August 20, 2020

MONEY MAKERS: THE HIGHEST-PAID MUSICIANS OF 2019

No. 8 @kiss, $26.7M

Sales: $405.3K
Streaming: $406.4K
Publishing: $177.6K
Touring: $25.7M
Last year: ––https://t.co/8IKnDsXEfd pic.twitter.com/7pj4pQIRI0

— billboard (@billboard) August 20, 2020

MONEY MAKERS: THE HIGHEST-PAID MUSICIANS OF 2019

No. 7 @Pink, $30.5M

Sales: $1.04M
Streaming: $1.8M
Publishing: $1.2M
Touring: $26.5M
Last year: No. 10https://t.co/8IKnDsXEfd pic.twitter.com/3IzSEOEBlI

— billboard (@billboard) August 20, 2020

MONEY MAKERS: THE HIGHEST-PAID MUSICIANS OF 2019

No. 6 @PostMalone, $34.2M

Sales: $1.4M
Streaming: $11.3M
Publishing: $3.1M
Touring: $18.4M
Last year: No. 15https://t.co/8IKnDsXEfd pic.twitter.com/kGrGVIGlwF

— billboard (@billboard) August 20, 2020

MONEY MAKERS: THE HIGHEST-PAID MUSICIANS OF 2019

No. 5 @QueenWillRock, $35.2M

Sales: $9.6M
Streaming: $8.1M
Publishing: $3.1M
Touring: $14.4M
Last year: No. 37https://t.co/8IKnDsXEfd pic.twitter.com/Qd2hW81vBM

— billboard (@billboard) August 20, 2020

MONEY MAKERS: THE HIGHEST-PAID MUSICIANS OF 2019

No. 4 @jonasbrothers, $40.9M

Sales: $1.2M
Streaming: $2.1M
Publishing: $3.8M
Touring: $33.7M
Last year: ––https://t.co/8IKnDsXEfd pic.twitter.com/MkGbmBDUVX

— billboard (@billboard) August 20, 2020

MONEY MAKERS: THE HIGHEST-PAID MUSICIANS OF 2019

No. 3 @eltonofficial, $43.3M

Sales: $993.4K
Streaming: $2.2M
Publishing: $621K
Touring: $39.5M
Last year: No. 8https://t.co/8IKnDsXEfd pic.twitter.com/yyDYYpEZp3

— billboard (@billboard) August 20, 2020

MONEY MAKERS: THE HIGHEST-PAID MUSICIANS OF 2019

No. 2 @ArianaGrande, $44.3M

Sales: $1.1M
Streaming: $8.2M
Publishing: $1.2M
Touring: $33.7M
Last year: ––https://t.co/8IKnDsXEfd pic.twitter.com/aG0FHWrips

— billboard (@billboard) August 20, 2020

MONEY MAKERS: THE HIGHEST-PAID MUSICIANS OF 2019

No. 1 @RollingStones, $65M

Sales: $1.7M
Streaming: $2M
Publishing: $804.3K
Touring: $60.5M
Last year: No. 25https://t.co/8IKnDsXEfd pic.twitter.com/Mxtjm0vimG

— billboard (@billboard) August 20, 2020