Highest-Paid Women In Music 2015

After slaying Hannah Montana, a grown-up Cyrus is courting controversy at every turn. Her twerking at the MTV Video Music Awards shocked many people who still see Cyrus as a little girl, but the attention helped record sales. Her latest album Bangerz has been certified platinum, and she continues to reap big checks from the accompanying tour.

7. Miley Cyrus, $36 million