P Diddy, Beyoncé And Drake Top The Forbes 100 2017 List

13 June 2017, 10:21

Forbes 100 list 2017

Kylie Jenner also ranks as the youngest member on the list of the highest-earning celebrities in the world.

Forbes have released their list of the top 100 highest-paid entertainers in the world for 2017.

Topping the list is Sean 'Diddy' Combs with an estimated yearly earning of $130 million thanks to his entrepreneurial endeavours.

The music executive has catapulted himself from number 22 in last year's ranking to take 2017's number one spot.

Beyoncé lands in at number two with an estimated $105 million, whilst Drake sits at number four with $94 million.

Featuring as Forbes latest cover star, The Weeknd nabs the number six spot after amassing 5.5 billion streaming spins over the last two years.

 

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Kylie Jenner's estimated fortune of $41 million places her at number 59, making her the youngest celebrity on this year's ranking.

The 19-year-old makeup mogul took to Twitter to share the news with her 21.6 million followers.

Forbes report that the world's 100 highest-paid entertainers raked in $5.15 billion between them over the past 12 months.

Check out the Top 10 below:

1. Sean 'Puff Daddy' Combs' - $130m (£102m)

2. Beyoncé Knowles - $105m (£82.7m)

3. JK Rowling - $95m (£74.8m)

4. Drake - $94m (£74.06m)

5. Cristiano Ronaldo - $93m (£73.2m)

6. The Weeknd - $92m (£72.45m)

7. Howard Stern - $90m (£70.86m)

8. Coldplay - $88m (£69.33m)

9. James Patterson - $87m (£68.53m)

10. LeBron James - $86m (£67.8m)

You can read the full Forbes 100 List here.

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