Paul McCartney The World's Richest Singer
Their list of 58 financial bigshots includes Mick Jagger, Phil Collins and Dave Grohl in their top ten.
But the former Beatle is $200m better off than second-place U2 singer Bono. NW, who last month released a drummer rich list topped by Macca's colleague Ringo Starr, say: "There's no better job on the planet than being frontman or woman for a major rock band. Not only to lead singers get most of the glory, attention, accolades and groupies – they also make a ton of money.
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