From Garth to Jason Aldean: a look inside country stars’ bank accounts

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By Music News Group

ABC/Ida Mae AstuteHow do country stars stack up to other celebrities, when it comes to money? Forbes new list of “The World’s Highest-Paid Celebrities” gives you an interesting perspective.

It’s no surprise that CMA Entertainer of the Year Garth Brooks is the highest-ranking country artist on the list, sharing the #26 spot with the legendary Elton John. Garth, however, only earned $60 million in the past 12 months, compared to rapper Sean Combs, who tops the list with $130 million.

You’ll find ACM Entertainer of the Year Jason Aldean farther down the list at #98, with $32.5 mill.

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