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Beyonce Knowles and Jay-Z Top Forbes' Top-Earning Couples List

November 20, 2008 (8:49 am) GMT
Earning a total of $162 million fortune between June 1, 2007 and June 1, 2008, Beyonce Knowles and Jay-Z win the No. 1 spot on Forbes' list of Hollywood's 20 Top-Earning Couples.

Celebrity couple and top the annual list of Hollywood's 20 Top-Earning Couples, compiled by Forbes magazine. They earn a total of $162 million fortune between June 1, 2007 and June 1, 2008, Forbes reports in a post on its site.

The 2nd Top-Earning Celebrity Couple is and his actress wife , both of whom bank $85 million, with Will doing most of the earning, taking in $80 million from the success of his movies "," "" and "." and his wife are ranked 3rd on the list with collective earnings of $58 million.

Country music couple, and , secures the 4th spot, taking in an estimated $35 million between June 1, 2007 and June 1, 2008. Behind them there is Hollywood power couple, and . The movie stars and parents of six children bank $34 million together.

Film producer and director Judd Apatow and his actress wife also make the list at No. 6 with a total income of $30 million. Next is singer , who alongside his husband earn a total of $28 million. and are at No. 8, with $3 million less, followed thereafter by and , both of whom earn $22.5 million. Finishing the Top 10 list are and , who make $22 million.

Teaming up with E! Entertainment, Forbes thus will have its Hollywood's 20 Top-Earning Couples list premiered in a one-hour special on E! next Friday, November 28 at 8 P.M. ET.

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