Who Are The 25 Richest Musicians In 2012? [LIST] - hypebot

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Adijayjay

Roger Walters...?

A Facebook User

We'll wait for another decade for "Detox". Dre earns mo'money with his headphones than anyone else...

GEPES

Is "musician" really the right word? I love how the #1 spot doesn't even make half of his money off music ...

Yannick, the GeneralEclectic

Who actually cares about this ranking? Who is it for? Banks who want to know who is the most creditable of these? They probably know anyway.

Record labels who want to boast with how much their acts earned this year? That's probably more like it.

Marion Unified

It's all about branding.

Roy

Toby Keith? Really? SMH

Mpongosystem

j'aime ça

KJ

All signed to major labels their whole careers. Shocking...

Michele Stoute

I would be interested to know Frankie Beverly's worth. We attempted to produce a concert on behalf of people affected by Sandy and was told $100,000.00 dollars which was complete with back line, and that no benefits were accepted.
With a management team of Joe, Reve' and Malcolm, they are not giving anything back to the Country.
This was the second attempt, got the same cold shoulder after Kitrina, and the Southern part of the Country was their fan base.

Brad

Really?

Brad

Most of them are entertainers, not musicians,

Music Gateway

apart from Dr Dre, Adele etc ;)

Music Gateway

Brad, you are joing right? Who are you referring too? jon

Music Gateway

Hi KJ,

Can I ask, what's the issue with anyone being signed to a Major record label? If you were (are) mega talented and were offered a major record label deal, I bet the shirt on your back you won't turn it down.

With Major record label backing you still control your own creativity and use your position to get yourself to your own goal.

Personally I don't have issues with Majors or Independants, it all depends on your personal goals.

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Jack32O

and Hypebot is rad!!

BrokeAssBro

How did Sade make all that money? What she been up to?

David

Most of them suck, that's for sure.

Melinda Neal

There's many of this list that I feel belong! Bon Jovi for one.I would love to be on this A list and also pray to get a Grammy or 2,along with my husband Cornelius Neal.We are both ASCAP members.

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