When you think of mega-rich country stars, which one immediately springs to mind? If you said "Taylor Swift," you'd certainly not be far off the mark. However, there's one country star who not only outearned Swift in recent months, he actually owns a piece of her earnings.
That would be Toby Keith, whom Forbes has just dubbed "Country's $500 Million Man" in reference to his total career fortune. The 51-year-old Oklahoman made more than $65 million in the last 12 months alone, the magazine estimates — putting him ahead of such top earners as Beyoncé, Jay-Z, Jennifer Lopez...and, yes, Swift (who "only" earned an estimated $55 million over the same period).Read More »from This Guy Not Only Outearned Taylor Swift, He Gets Checks From Her!