Katy Perry is the Highest-Paid Female Celebrity on the Planet
Katy Perry landed at number 3 on Forbes’ list of the 100 highest-paid celebrities of 2015, the first female behind boxers Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao.
The list measures the earnings of the highest-paid entertainers on the planet over the past 12 months, and Perry managed to rake in a whopping $135 million.
According to Forbes, the 30-year-old is part of a new crop of stars cashing in on an increasingly global entertainment landscape: As part of her Prismatic World Tour, she played 124 shows during the magazine’s scoring period; 75 of them took place abroad, in 27 different countries. According to her managers, 60% of Perry’s income now pours in from foreign markets.)