Coldplay, Guns N’ Roses & more make “Forbes” Celebrity 100 list

Image Group LA/ABCForbes has shared its annual Celebrity 100 list, and both Coldplay and Guns N’ Roses make their mark on this year’s tally. The British band arrives at number eight on the ranking, with earnings of $88 million, while the reunited “Welcome to the Jungle” rockers took in $84 million, which puts them in the number 11 spot.

This year’s Celebrity 100 list measured the pre-tax income made by celebrities between June 2016 and June 2017. Coldplay made most of their earnings from their A Head Full of Dreams tour, while GN’R raked in their dough thanks to their Not in This Lifetime reunion tour.

Other rock musicians who made the cut this year include Metallica at #21 with $66.5 million and Red Hot Chili Peppers at #32 with $54.

As for the highest-paid celebrity on the list, that would by Diddy, aka Sean Combs, who took in $130 million.

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