The boxers rank first and second on this year’s Celebrity 100 list, which measures the earnings of the highest-paid entertainers on the planet over the past 12 months. The third-ranked star, however, may be a bit more unexpected: Katy Perry, who clocked a whopping $135 million. Like many, she was unimpressed by the Mayweather-Pacquiao fight. Perry is part of the burgeoning batch of stars cashing in on an increasingly global entertainment landscape. As part of her Prismatic World Tour, she played 124 shows during our scoring period; 75 of them took place abroad, in 27 different countries. According to her managers, 60% of her income now pours in from foreign markets.
– Scans From 2015 > July – Forbes
“I didn’t really watch it,” said Perry, the subject of this year’s Celeb 100 cover story. “But I heard there wasn’t really much to watch, anyway.” (Full article in Forbes)