Like every year, Forbes yesterday published its ranking of the celebrities who have amassed the most earnings during the last twelve months. A ranking where athletes, musicians, actors or even animators rub shoulders.
At the head, a star who does not belong to any of these circles: Kylie Jenner. The youngest member of the Kardashian-Jenner clan has raised $ 590 million, thanks to the sale of 51% of the shares of “Kylie Cosmetics”To the Coty Company (an American multinational beauty product company).
Kanye West moved to second place in the standings. The rapper and producer can especially say thank you to the success of his line of clothing and sports shoes Yeezy, which allowed him to pocket $ 170 million in the last twelve months, for a fortune now estimated at 1,3 billion. Kanye West is ahead of three athletes: Roger Federer (106,3 million), Cristiano Ronaldo (105 million) and Lionel Messi (104 million).
Forbes said the Celebrity Top 100 earned a combined total of $ 6,1 billion before taxes and fees, a drop of $ 200 million from 2019, after the coronavirus pandemic shut down in stadiums and facilities. sports arenas.