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Thursday, December 29, 2016 12:25pm ET by Newsdesk
One Direction Top Forbes' Highest Paid European Celebrities of 2016 List
British boyband One Direction have topped Forbes magazine's Highest Paid European Celebrities of 2016 list with combined earnings of $110m (£89,917,998).
Since the group went on hiatus, member Harry Styles shot scenes in his first major motion picture, Niall Horan released a solo single called "This Town", Louis Tomlinson performed on The X Factor with Steve Aoki, and Liam Payne is reportedly expecting his first child.
At No. 2 is professional footballer Cristiano Ronaldo, with an $88m income (7£1,939,424), and at No. 3 is vocal sensation Adele with a cool take-home of $80.5m (£65,806,561).
In sixth place is Scottish DJ Calvin Harris, with $63m (£51,502,758), Sir Paul McCartney is at No. 7 with $56.5m (£46,188,981), and Irish rockers U2 finished at No. 9 with $55m (£44,962,592).
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