Musicians Dominate Top Earning Dead Celebrities List. Of course they do. Music is good for your soul.

Forbes’ annual list of the estimated annual earnings of dead celebrities is out.

Michael Jackson holds the top spot for the 5th year in a row.

The full list

1. Michael Jackson, musician, died 2009 : $75million

2. Arnold Palmer, golfer, died 2016: $40million

3. Charles Schulz, cartoonist, died 2000: $38million

4. Elvis Presley, musician, died 1977: $35million

5. Bob Marley, musician, died 1981: $23million

6. Tom Petty, musician, died 2017: $20million

7. Prince, musician, died 2016: $18million

and must listen to this again. One of the greatest solos ever.

8. Dr. Seuss, author, died 1991: $16million

9. John Lennon, musician, died 1980: $12million

10. Albert Einstein, physicist, died 1955: $10million

11. David Bowie, musician, died 2016: $9.5million

12. Elizabeth Taylor, actress, died 2011: $8million

13. Bettie Paige, model, died 2008: $7.5million

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