Beyonce & Jay Z Named Highest-Earning Celebrity Couple
First Published: September 20, 2013 11:28 AM EDT Credit: Getty Images
LOS ANGELES, Calif. -- It pays to be Bey and Hova!
The mega music power couple has topped Forbes’ annual Highest-Earning Celebrity Couples list. The pair has been dubbed “the savviest businesspeople in entertainment” pulling in a staggering $95 million from June 2012 to June 2013, from their albums, tours, endorsements and investments .
The couple’s money-making endeavors include the singer’s Mrs. Carter world tour, his “Watch the Throne” album” Jay’s onetime part ownership of Brooklyn Nets and the Barclays Center, plus Roc Nation Sports and Beyonce’s House of Deron fashion line.
Other celebrity couples making the impressive Forbes list include:
2. Tom Brady and Gisele Bundchen earning $80 million
3. Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie with $50 million
4. Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis pulling in $35 million
5. Kanye West and Kim Kardashian making $30 million
-- Jesse Spero
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