Though it may not come as surprise to many that Beyoncé had a stellar year, the sum of how much she raked in might just. Forbes has reported that Beyoncé was in fact the highest paid woman in music this year, netting an astounding $105 Million. Her cash flow is so dominant that she earned over 30 percent more than Adele who ranks at number 2, though her impressive 69 Million dollar 2017 is nothing to scoff at. Taylor Swift ranks at #3 with $44 Million, and Celine Dion at #4 with $42 Million. You can read Forbes's full piece here.