Named the most highly paid musicians of the year

© RIA Novosti / Ilya Petliurite in photomontagist Irish band U2 Bono. Archival photoNamed the most highly paid musicians of the year© RIA Novosti / Ilya Petliurite the image Bank

Forbes magazine made an annual ranking of the highest paid musical groups and performers.

First place was taken by Irish rock band U2, which in 12 months has earned $ 118 million. In second place was British rock band Coldplay with an income of 115.5 million dollars. This is followed by musician ed Sheeran, also from UK, who earned for the year is $ 110 million.

The top five richest musicians completing Bruno Mars ($100 million) and Katy Perry ($83 million).

The top 10 also included Taylor swift, rapper Jay Z, the band Guns N’ Roses, the singer in the band Pink Floyd, Roger waters and rapper Diddy.