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Forbes names Taylor Swift and Kylie Jenner the highest paid performers of 2019

In 2019 stars are making upwards of $37.5 million. Forbes named the top 100, and the list may surprise you.

ATLANTA — Taylor Swift and Kylie Jenner are at the top of this year's Celebrity 100 list from Forbes. Out of the 16 women who made the list, T-Swift came in at number one across the board, making $185 million this year. Kylie Jenner is in second place with $170 million in income for 2019. 

The top ten on the list include celebrities ranging from musicians to talk show hosts, and take home salaries ranging from $185 million to $94 million.

  1. Taylor Swift- $185 million

  2. Kylie Jenner- $170 million

  3. Kanye West- $150 million

  4. Lionel Messi- $127 million  

  5. Ed Sheeran- $110 million 

  6. Christiano Rinaldo- $109 milli

  7. Neymar- $105 million

  8. The Eagles- $100 million

  9. Dr. Phil- $95 million

  10. Canelo Alvarez- $94 million

Beyonecé and Jay-Z are sharing the spot for 20th on the list each making $81 million this year. Georgia native Ryan Seacrest made $71.5 million this year and is ranked 27 on the list. Despite her starring role in the hit film A Star is Born, Lady Gaga is 90 on the list and made $39.5 million this year. 

Another shocking find was that reality television star Judge Judy made more than pop start Ariana Grande. Judge Judy made $49 million while, Grande took in $48 million. 

Celine Deon came in at the bottom of the list making the lowest salary of this years highest paid celebrities. The French diva made $37.5 million dollars.