26-year-old singer, Singer Taylor earned a total of $170 million USD throwing her to the No1 spot on the Highest Earning Celebrities List! Most of Swift's earnings came from her 1989 Album World Tour. She has endorsement deals with Diet Coke, Keds and Apple. Last year's No1 Katy Perry could only settle for No63 after earning $41 million USD.
Footballers Cristiano Ronaldo and Leo Messi made 4th and 8th position respectively. Adele (No. 9 with $80.5 million) made the top 10 list, but not Madonna (No. 12 with $76.5 million) and Rihanna (No. 13 with $75 million).