21 November 2017 Current Affairs: American singer Beyonce has been named the highest-paid woman in music in 2017 by the Forbes.
Her earnings, mainly from album 'Lemonade' and Formation World Tour, have been estimated to be $105 million (Rs682 crore).
Adele, with earnings of $69 million came second while Taylor Swift, with earnings of $44 million, was ranked third on the list.
The Top 5 highest-paid woman in music in 2017 are
Beyonce ($105 million)
Adele ($69 million)
Taylor Swift ($44 million)
Celine Dion ($42 million)
Jennifer Lopez ($38 million).