Los Angeles, Sep 20 IANS | 10 months ago

Jay Z and Beyonce Knowles have topped Forbes list of the highest earning celebrity couples by earning about USD 95 million in a year.


The couple, married for over a decade, together made an estimated USD 95 million between June 2012 and June 2013, reports forbes.com.

This comes after Jay Z's recent album "Watch the Throne" went platinum and a world tour that brought in USD 1.4 million per night in the US.

Knowles was back this year with her Mrs. Carter world tour which grossed an average USD 2 million per night.

Celebrity couple Tom Brady and Gisele Bundchen were the second in the list with earnings of about USD 80 million.

Brad Pitt and his partner Angelina Jolie landed the third position with an estimated earning of USD 50 million. Their income comes primarily from the movies they do.

Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis came fourth with USD 35 million and the top five list was summed up by rapper Kanye West and socialite girlfriend Kim Kardashian, who earned a total of USD 30 million.

(Posted on 20-09-2013)