(Reuters) - Singer Taylor speedy become named the sector’s maximum-paid entertainer on Wednesday but changed into closely observed by using individuals of the wider Kardashian clan - truth big name turned cosmetics queen Kylie Jenner and rapper Kanye West.

The annual Forbes celeb one hundred listing also noticed football stars Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo and Neymar some of the pinnacle 10, along side British singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran and 1970s smooth rock band The Eagles, who launched into a new tour in 2018.

West, the husband of Kim Kardashian, lower back to the list after a four-year absence.

. Forbes predicted his pre-tax income at $150 million, driven basically by way of his famous Yeezy sneaker line, placing him in 0.33 vicinity. Kim Kardashian ranked No.26 on the list.

Fast, hot off her 2018 “popularity” tour and album, earned an expected $185 million to take the No. 1 spot. The 29-year-vintage pop megastar also topped the list in 2016 after her quality-promoting “1989” tour and album.

Jenner, 21, the 1/2-sister of Kim, Khloe and Kourtney Kardashian, got here in 2d area after bringing in an estimated $one hundred seventy million way to her booming online lip kits and cosmetics corporation.

Earlier this 12 months Forbes declared Jenner to be the sector’s youngest billionaire.

Forbes compiled its 2019 list by using estimating pre-tax earnings from June 2018-June 2019, earlier than deducting expenses for managers, primarily based on information from Nielsen, traveling alternate booklet Pollstar, film database IMDB and interviews with enterprise experts and some of the celebrities themselves.

The magazine said the world’s a hundred maximum-paid celebrities pulled in $6.3 billion pretax over the past 12 months.

American boxer Floyd Mayweather and actor George Clooney took the pinnacle two spots on final 12 months’s list however landed out of doors the pinnacle 10 this time.