By Nasibu Mahinya and Agencies
Sean Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs is Forbes Magazine’s highest-paid entertainer of 2017 and that was or more less expected.
The Bad Boy Entertainment founder hitmaker has topped the list with $130 million earning in a 12 month period, mainly due to him selling a third (about 80%) of his Sean John clothing line for an estimated $70 million.
He also partnered with Diageo Ciroc vodka, took part in the Bad Boy Family Reunion Tour and the good performance of his cable TV, REVOLT has led to him acquire the top position of the list.
Second position is held by American singer, Beyoncé with $105 million due to her 'Lemonade' album doing more than 2.5 million sales and her Formation World Tour whiche was sold out on several venues.
J.K. Rowling, the author of Harry Potter series holds the third position with $95 million.
Check the list below to see some of your favorite celebrities.
1 Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs – $130m
2 Beyoncé – $105m
3 J.K. Rowling – $95m
4 Drake – $94m
5 Cristiano Ronaldo – $93m
6 The Weeknd – $92m
7 Howard Stern – $90m
8 Coldplay – $88m
9 James Patterson – $87m
10 LeBron James – $86m