Which Country music stars are raking in the dough? Billboard Magazine is out with a list. Plus, Keith Urban gets ready to ‘Raise ‘Em Up’ this summer and the ACM’s ‘Party For A Cause’ festival in Las Vegas announces some big-time acts.
FOX News Radio’s Entertainment Correspondent, Sabrina Sabbagh has the scoop on the Country music stars making headlines this week:
I’m Sabrina Sabbagh.
Taylor Swift tops the list of highest-paid musicians.
Swift: “All I know is we said hello…” (song)
Right behind Swift’s $39 million, in the second spot– Kenny Chesney with $32 million.
Chesney: “You and tequila make me crazy…” (song)
Landing in the top ten– Luke Bryan:
Bryan: “If you wanna call me, call me, call me…” (song)
The rankings are determined by U.S. earnings calculated from touring, music sales, publishing royalties and revenue from digital music and video streaming. Revenue from sponsorships and merchandising is not included.
Urban: “I just want a little bit of everything…” (song)
Keith Urban will return to the road in July with his all-new ‘Raise ‘Em Up’ tour featuring Jerrod Niemann and Brett Eldredge. The tour will have new staging, new production, a lot more songs from “Fuse” — his latest album.
Florida Georgia Line: “A brand-new Chevy with a lift kit…” (song)
That’s FOX Country, from FOX News Radio.
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