(popmusiclife) Adele tops financial magazine Forbes new list of the 30 brightest music stars under 30.
"In sum they represent the entrepreneurial, creative and intellectual best of their generation," writes the magazine. "Individually, they are surprising, engaging, and hard working."
Adele is highlighted for the 23 million copies she's sold to date of her "21" album, which features hits like "Someone Like You" and "Rolling In The Deep."
Swedish DJ Avicci landed in second spot, with Justin Bieber coming in at number three. See the list