The highest-paid dead celebrities

Every year, Forbes releases its list of the highest-paying dead celebrities. Read on to learn more!

John Lennon

While Michael Jackson bought a share of Lennon’s claim to The Beatles’  songs, Lennon’s remaining share is still worth $12 million.

Higgins earned 13 million followers on Twitter and Instagram. His songs  have been streamed over 5.6 billion times in the U.S. alone.

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Jarad Higgins (Juice WRLD)

Marley’s name is used to sell speakers, turntables, headphones, clothing, lighters, and most recently, psychedelics.

Bob Marley

This year, his estate earned about $20 million after Primary Wave bought a stake in his publishing streams.

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Luther Vandross


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