By Nadia Noir In a day and age when artists can barely make money off their recorded work, the exorbitant amount a high-grossing musician make on tour is awe-inspiring, jaw-dropping, and makes our picket-fence dreams […]
It’s easy to forget that most of those songs that make you dance and cry and laugh and love are written by filthy rich, savvy business people.
CBS) How much was your most-recent paycheck? If it wasn’t approaching $25 million, then you’ve got nothing on Kobe Bryant. As part of his contract agreement, Bryant will receive a balloon payment of $24,363,044 today […]
According to Sharon Osbourne‘s candid new autobiography, Unbreakable, the wife to Prince of Darkness, Ozzy Osbourne, manipulated Ozzy to get his crap together during his 18-month relapse into drugs by threatening him with taking his […]
Have you ever woken, checked our bank account with dread, and then seen way more than you imagined would be in there? You either a) spend on this surprising amount, hopeful that’s it’s somehow real […]
While the list of musicians is packed with pop stars, classic rockers and R&B heroines, Chris Martin and the band Coldplay represent rock in the No. 9 slot.
ANAHEIM (CBSLA.com) — A disabled man was awarded $8,000 from Disneyland in a federal lawsuit after he became stuck for 30 minutes on the “It’s A Small World” ride. U.S. District Judge James Selna ruled […]
Twenty million people tried to buy tickets to Led Zeppelin‘s lone reunion show in 2007 at London’s O2 Arena. Take a moment and let the crushing hugeness of that number sink in. For Zeppelin to […]
Foo Fighters, Red Hot Chili Peppers And Coldplay Represent Rock On Forbes’ Highest-Paid Musicians List
While it’s headphones and classic rock nostalgia that generated the most scratch of them all, a few of your alt-rock favorites made enough millions to place on the annual list of music’s most successful money-makers.
To quote the legendary James Brown, “give the drummer some!” Or in the case of this list ranking the richest beat-keepers in the world, give the drummers a whole lot, as in a fortune.