Jackson Tops List Of Top-earning Dead Celebrities

Jackson tops list of top-earning dead celebrities

With gross earnings of $275 million, Michael Jackson earned more than the other 12 deceased stars on the list combined. Still more impressive: His estate's 12-month haul was greater than the pooled earnings of this year’s two biggest living acts, U2 and AC/DC.

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