Pop star Justin Bieber named highest celebrity earner under 30 by Forbes

Justin Bieber has been named the Highest Earning Celebrity Under 30 of 2014. The 20-year-old pop singer has topped the Forbes list of young stars raking in the most money after making $80 million between June 2013 to June 2014, partly thanks to his Believe world tour. British boyband One Direction came in second on the list, with earnings of $75 million for the year between the five of them. And Taylor Swift, 24, is the top-earning woman under 30, coming in third place with an annual income of $64 million.

Musicians dominate our annual list of the youngest celebrity money makers, filling nine of the top 10 positions.


Jennifer Lawrence is the only actor to make it onto the list among all the high-earning musicians. The 24-year-old Hunger Games star made $34 million this year. J-Law came seventh, just behind Miley Cyrus, who recently celebrated her 22nd birthday and raked in $36 million thanks to her wild Bangerz tour. Lady Gaga, 28, was in eighth place with earnings of $33 million. Swedish DJ Avicii, 25, was ninth with $28 million and Californian electronic music star Skrillex, 26, completed the top 10 with earnings of $18 million.