World’s Highest Paid Celebrity Couples 2012: Celebrity Couple Jay-Z and Beyonce are very much “Crazy in Love” as they have top the just-release3d Forbes list of the highest-paid celebrity couples of the last year. For the year ending May 1, 2012 the celebrity couple earned $78m together.
The R&B singer-songwriter Beyoncé Knowles has debut single “Crazy in Love”, featuring rapper and now-husband Jay-Z. And, now they both together have topped Forbes’ ‘World’s Highest Paid Celebrity Couples’ list for 2012.
The Celebrity couple is expected to have made $78 million (£49.9m) together, moving them from second position in last year’s list to first, overtaking Tom Brady and Gisele Bundchen. According to sources, Beyoncé earned more in the last year than her husband, amassing $40 million (£25.6m) from sponsorship contracts and sales of her 4 album.
Gisele Bundchen brought in an anticipated $72 million (£46m), from her profitable modeling deals and NFL player Brady contributed with his four-year, $72 million deal wing with the New England Patriots. He has also made an attack into modeling, after signing contracts with Under Armor and UGG Boots.
The fashion designer Victoria Beckham and footballer David Beckham, who are worth $54 million (£34.5m) comes to Third place in the list. In fourth spot are Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie, who earned an estimated $45 million (£28.8m), and fifth place is Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith, who collected in an estimated $40 million.
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