Note to singers: start touring. NOW!
Madonna, whose MDNA album was considered a flop last year when it failed to move a million copies overall, has nevertheless capitalized on her MDNA tour to the following extent:
Forbes has ranked her as the highest-earning celebrity of 2013. Between June 2012 and June 2013, the Material Girl (Woman?) banked a cool $125 million.
Madonna came out on top over a list that includes directors, authors and music producers. Here's a rundown of the Top 10 famous earners of the aforementioned 12-month period:
- Steven Spielberg
- (TIE) Simon Cowell, Howard Stern, E.L. James (TIE)
- James Patterson
- Glenn Beck