Beyonce And Jay-Z Named Forbes’ Highest Paid Celeb Couple

According to the annual report from Forbes taken from figures between May 2011 to May 2012, Bey and Jay are the highest paid celebrity couple.

Beyonce earned $40 million from endorsements and from the success of her last album “4.” Jay-Z brought home $38 million from the success of his 2011 collab album “Watch the Throne” with Kanye West. Their combined salaries equal a staggering $78 million, which is $6 million more than the previous Forbes’ title holders, NFL quarterback Tom Brady and wife supermodel Gisele Bundchen, whose combined salaries topped at $72 million.

Other high-grossing couples include former Spice Girl Victoria Beckham and soccer star David Beckham at $54 million, and Will and Jada Smith at $40 million.