Image Group LA/ABCMove over, Carrie Underwood — here comes Adam Lambert. This year, thanks largely to his tour as the frontman of legendary rock band Queen, the season-eight American Idol runner-up knocks Carrie from the top of Forbes‘ list of The Top-Earning American Idols of 2015. The season-four winner raked in $8 million last year, compared to Lambert’s $10 million. Carrie previously topped the list in 2013 and 2014.
Eight million bucks is certainly nothing to scoff at, especially considering the “Heartbeat” hitmaker had other more important ventures happening in the past twelve months. …read more