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The Weeknd Covers Forbes’ Magazine, and Among List of 100 Highest Paid Celebrities in 2017 with Diddy, Beyonce, and Drake

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Diddy’s reign a top the Forbes’ list is no surprise, as Drake and The Weeknd aren’t far behind making it into the Top 10 of the 100 most paid celebrities.

Everyone listed on the Top 100 list has experienced a great year in the realm of comedy, music, movies, sports, and more. In at #1 is Diddy who raked in a reported $130 million in the past 12 months. Beyonce in at #2 with $105 million, and JK Rowling at #3 with $95 million. Drake comes in at #4 with $95 million earned, and The Weeknd comes in at #6 with $92 million. Get the full list to see which of your favorite celebrities are among the list of top earning in 2017.

With his massive new fortune The Weeknd has much to celebrate as he’s also on the front cover of the latest issue of Forbes. He accumulated a massive 5.5 billion music streams over the past two years, and $75 million in advances for his touring, said Forbes.

Adele, Howard Stern, Lebron James, Kevin Durant, Drew Brees, Jay Z, Chance the Rapper, Chris Rock, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, Dave Chappelle, Kevin Hart, and more are all among the 100 highest paid celebrities of 2017.

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