U2, AC/DC, Beyonce, Springsteen are top earning musicians

"Forbes" magazine has released its top 10 list of the top-earning musicians of 2010.

Topping the list is U2 followed in the top three by AC/DC and Beyonce.

The rest of the list is Bruce Springsteen, Britney Spears, Jay-Z, Lady Gaga, Madonna, Kenny Chesney and tied for 10th are Black Eyed Peas, Toby Keith and Coldplay.

The publication says U2 made $131 million between June 2009 and June 2010. AC/DC made $114 million after finishing a tour that brought in $2.3 million per night.

Chesney at $50 million was the highest earning country performer.