Beyonce Jay Z Named Highest Paid Couple

Beyonce Jay Z Named Highest Paid Couple

Beyonce, Jay Z top list of highest paid celebrity couples

Celebrity super couple Beyonce and Jay Z have topped the list of the world’s highest paid celebrity couples published recently by Forbes magazine.

The pair, who welcomed their daughter, Blue Ivy, into the world only six months ago, raked in a grand total of $78 million last year.

The main breadwinner in the family was Beyonce, whose income from album and song sales, concerts, endorsement deals and acting gigs brought in $40 million to her music mogul husband’s $38 million.

The second couple on the list was supermodel Gisele Bundchen and her husband Tom Brady, quarterback of the New England Patriots. They trailed with $72 million.

British soccer star David Beckham and his wife, former Spice Girl and designer Victoria Beckham were third with $54 million. American actor Brad Pitt and actress/producer Angelina Jolie were fourth with $45 million and actors Will and Jada Pinkett Smith were fifth with $40 million.