Forbes Has Named The Highest Paid Musicians In The World

Swift's year doesn't look so rubbish anymore

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And now to some news which likely won't cheer you up this Thursday morning: Taylor Swift has topped the Forbes highest paid musicians list for both men and women.

She's made a whole bunch of dough, $170 million in the last year to be precise, which also makes her the highest paid celebrity in any career.

The dosh is a culmination of the 26-year-olds 1989 tour, album sales and partnerships with Apple, Diet Coke and Keds. Taylor might have had some public break-ups this year but she's still laughing all the way to the bank.

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See the top 10 musicians here:

1. Taylor Swift

2. One Direction

3. Adele

4. Madonna

5. Rihanna

6. Garth Brooks

7. AC/DC

8. The Rolling Stones

9. Calvin Harris

10. Diddy

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