Although the world is witnessing one of the most destructive health and economic crises over the last decade, nothing can stop famous celebrities from racking up a huge amount of income. Recently, the world's most-trusted business magazine Forbes has announced the list of highest-paid celebrities in the world 2020 which took everyone by storm for the whopping $6.1B of gross income in total. What are the top 10 celebrities who have the highest income in 2020 and who is the richest one of the rich, keep scrolling down for the answer.

The list of highest-paid celebrities 2020 includes all of the biggest names in the entertainment industry like Kylie Jenner, Kanye West and many others. Check them out right now!

Top 10 Highest-paid Celebrities In The World 2020

1. Kylie Jenner - Rs 4,415 crore

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Kylie Jenner is the only female celeb in the top 10 highest-paid celebrities 2020

With 590M of the gross income, Kylie Jenner, the acclaimed American model and businesswoman, outdoes her follower Kanye West​ who only collected $170 million in total. Apart from working as a model and TV personality, Kylie Jenner is widely known as the world’s youngest self-made billionaire who founded the cosmetic company Kylie Cosmetics in 2015.

By selling 51% of her stake in the beginning of 2020, the hottie signed her name as the highest-paid celebrity in the world in 2020 as well as the biggest deal a celebrity ever have of all time.

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2. Kanye West - Rs 1,272 crore

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Kanye West is also a top-earning celebrity this year

Meanwhile, Kylie’s brother-in-law Kanye West dominates the second position with $170 million of the gross income. In fact, most of his income is from the deal between his sneaker brand Yeezy and Adidas.

3. Roger Federer - Rs 793 crore

Roger Federer is the first athlete to enter this list of highest-paid celebrities 2020

When it comes to sport, Swiss professional tennis player Roger Federer soars into the world third highest-paid celebrities and the world highest-paid athlete in 2020 thanks to a vast range of profitable endorsement deals with luxury brands like Rolex, Mercedes-Benz, Moet and Chandon, and many others.

4. Cristiano Ronaldo - Rs 785 crore

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Cristiano Ronaldo is the first footballer to reach $1 Billion of total worth

Apart from being the world's most famous footballer, Cristiano Ronaldo also has the largest amount of followers on social media with more than 200M followers and counting on Instagram. With such a large influence, it’s not a surprise to see the Juventus striker racking up with huge amounts of money.

With 105M made in 2020, Cristiano Ronaldo has marked a new earning milestone and became the world's first footballer in history to have a Billion total worth.

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5. Lionel Messi - Rs 778 crore

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Lionel Messi income is a bit lesser than his rival

Meanwhile, Lionel Messi lands at the 5th position with Rs 778 crore of income before tax and fees which is only Rs 7 crore lesser than his top rival CR7. Apart from his lifelong deal with Adidas, the leading footballer also signs contracts with other popular brands like Huawei, Gatorade, Pepsi and many other brands.

The list of Top 10 Highest-Paid Celebrities in the world in 2020 also goes with other famous names like Tyler Perry (Rs 725 crore), Neymar (Rs 714 crore), Howard Stern (Rs 673 crore), Lebron James (Rs 660 crore) and Dwayne Johnson (Rs 654 crore). Check out the full list below:

  1. Kylie Jenner - Rs 4,415 crore
  2. Kanye West - Rs 1,272 crore
  3. Roger Federer - Rs 793 crore
  4. Cristiano Ronaldo - Rs 785 crore
  5. Lionel Messi - Rs 778 crore
  6. Tyler Perry - Rs 725 crore
  7. Neymar - Rs 714 crore
  8. Howard Stern - Rs 673 crore
  9. Lebron James - Rs 660 crore
  10. Dwayne Johnson - Rs 654 crore

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