Forbes recently released its list of the highest-earning celebrity romantic pairs. The dynamic duo who made it to the number one spot is none other than Jay-Z and Beyoncé.
Forbes recently released its list of the highest-earning celebrity romantic pairs.
The dynamic duo who made it to the number one spot is none other than Jay-Z and Beyonce. Over the course of exactly one year from June 2012 to June 2013, the couple earned a combined $95 million.
A significant part of that amount came from Jay Z’s Watch the Throne album which quickly went platinum. Beyonce also played a key role. This year, she went on a world tour which grossed an average $2 million per night.
On top of their shared success in the music industry, the couple also other business ventures. Jay Z is a partial owner of the Barclays Center which is located in New York City. That facility is where the Brooklyn Nets play.
As for Beyonce, she has her own clothing and perfume line. The couple’s young daughter, Blue Ivy may soon be raking in some cash too. Her parents have petitioned to have her name trademarked to use on items in the baby market.
A few other noteworthy couples made the list including Tom Brady and Gisele Bundchen who earned $80 million along with Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie at $50 million in earnings.