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Katy Perry makes it as the highest paid female woman in music 2018



Katy Perry is making massive moves.

Back in 2015, when Katy Perry appeared on the cover of Forbes after earning $135 million (13.5 billion) in a single year.

She knew she’d secured her place in the pop star firmament—and wouldn’t ever have to worry about fading into oblivion.

CARSON, CA – MAY 13: Katy Perry performs onstage during 102.7 KIIS FM’s 2017 Wango Tango at StubHub Center on May 13, 2017 in Carson, California. (Photo by Rich Fury/Getty Images)

I don’t feel like my career is a ticking time bomb.I don’t feel like I’ll always have to be feeding the meter of show business. I got my spot, yo

Three years later, Perry has proved herself right, she’s the highest-paid woman in music, pulling in $83 million pretax during our scoring period. One of the hardest working names on the list, Perry played 80 dates of her Witness.

The Tour in Forbes’ June-to-June time frame, grossing over $1million (100,000,000 million) per night. She also managed to find time to serve as a judge on ABC’s American Idol reboot, reportedly earning north of $20 million(2 billion) for her troubles.

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Katy Perry still remains the highest paid woman in music 2018.