– GoodFellaz TV Staff
The Carters just keep on winning! That’s right, everybody’s favorite power-couple Beyonce and Jay Z just keep on raking in the dough, topping Forbes’ annual list of the highest-earning couples. According to Forbes Magazine, who labeled the pair as “the savviest business-people in entertainment”, the Pop diva (32) and the iconic rapper (43) earned a combined estimated $95 million between June 2012 and June 2013.
Among their many hustles, this year Hov brought in $1.4 million per night for his tour with Justin Timberlake, while Beyonce’s “Mrs. Carter Show” World Tour grossed an average of $2 million per show. Mr. “H to the Izzo” also kept the dollars coming in through other lucrative ventures including his new Roc Nation Sports Agency, Roc Nation Records, his stake in Brooklyn’s Barclays Center, the Brooklyn Nets, and his recent venture with Samsung for the release of his “Magna Carta Holy Grail” album. Meanwhile Beyonce stacked some serious ‘chips’ with her mega-successful fragrance collection, her “House of Dereon” clothing line, and endorsement deals with Pepsi and other brands.
Taking the #2 spot on Forbes list, with a combined take of $80 million, are New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady and wife supermodel Gisele Bundchen. Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie came in at #3 this year, raking in a combined $50 million. Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis came in fourth place with $35 million combined, while Kim Kardashian and Kanye West round out the top 5 grossing $30 million between the pair.
Talk about power-couples.
To check out the complete Forbes List, click here —-> http://www.forbes.com/sites/dorothypomerantz/2013/09/19/jay-z-and-beyonce-top-our-list-of-the-highest-earning-celebrity-couples/
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