Drake, The Weeknd, Céline Dion Among Year's Highest Paid Musicians

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Canadians are among the top earners of 2018 musicians, according to Billboard’s annual Money Makers report.

The list of the 50 highest-paid music artists of the year includes The Weeknd at No. 12 with $23.3 million (all figures USD), Céline Dion at No. 26 with $16.2 million, and Drake at No. 37 with $12.1 million.

The Weeknd is up from the No. 42 spot on the list last year and is the No. 2 earner among R&B/Hip-Hop acts. Dion, who earns most of her revenue from her Las Vegas residency, rose 11 spots from last year. And, Drake dropped from the No. 4 position.

The highest earner on this year's list is U2 with $54.4 million. 

See the complete list here.