Kylie Jenner the highest celebrity earner of 2020, ahead of Kanye West and 8 other men in the top 10

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Kylie Jenner has topped the Forbes list of 2020's highest-earning celebrities.

While 2020 has been a rough year for many people, it seems it hasn't been too bad for Kylie Jenner since she is the highest earning celebrity of the year. 

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According to data compiled by Forbes magazine, 'The Keeping Up With the Kardashians' star has reportedly raked in $590 million (about R8.6 billion) thanks to selling 51 percent of her cosmetics company to Coty earlier this year. 

Kylie was the only woman to feature in the top 10 with her brother-in-law Kanye West in second place. However, his earnings were considerably lower than Kylie's, having brought in $170 million (about R2,5 billion) in 2020 largely thanks to his Adidas deal. 

Compiled by Phelokazi Mbude

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