Kenny Chesney Earned $90 Million in 2008

Kenny Chesney earned $90,823,990 in 2008, according to Billboard. He ranks sixth on the trade publication’s “Music Moneymaker List” of all musicians and first among country artists. The list ranks income based on sales from touring, albums, digital tracks and ringtones. Rascal Flatts are in eighth place among all artists with earnings of $63,522,160, and Taylor Swift brought in $45,588,730 to come in at No. 16. Madonna ranked first with an income of $242.2 million, followed by Bon Jovi with $157.2 million and Bruce Springsteen with $156.3 million.