TAYLOR SWIFT TOPS "MONEY MAKERS" LIST
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NEW YORK (AP) -- Taylor Swift is No. 1 again. She tops Billboard's "Money Makers" list, having earned more than $35 million last year. Country artists have 11 of the 40 slots on the list. Kenny Chesney comes in third with almost $30 million. Also in the top 10, Jason Aldean, who took in $13.4 million. Toby Keith, Rascal Flatts and Tim McGraw are in the top 20. Also on the list: Brad Paisley, Lady Antebellum, Keith Urban, the Zac Brown Band and Sugarland. Rankings are based on U.S. income sources from tours, albums sales and publishing royalties. Billboard says it doesn't factor in "sponsorships, merchandise sales or synchronization deals."