In a list to published this weekend, the Sunday Times estimated that the ex-Beatle shares a $1.05 billion with his third wife, Nancy Shevell, whose family owns a trucking company in the U.S. McCartney has been at the top of every Rich List since the London newspaper began compiling it in 1989.
McCartney also recently tied for eighth with Taylor Swift in Forbes' list of the highest paid musicians in 2012, with both performers bringing in $57 million. Justin Bieber placed 10th on that list, followed by McCartney and Swift, then Britney Spears ($58 million), Bon Jovi ($60 million), Take That ($69 million), U2 ($78 million), Elton John ($80 million), Roger Waters ($88 million) and Dr. Dre, who took the top spot with a whopping $110 million.
The Times also published a similar list for musicians under 30, which was topped by Adele, who was believed to be worth about $46 million.Paul McCartney Tops List of Richest U.K. Musicians
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