Michael Jackson, late US singer and also songwriter, has arised the highest-earning dead celeb for 2019– and for the7th year in a row.

, the late ‘King of Pop’ took the leading spot after his estate transformed $60 million in the last 12 months.

The outcome was reached by determining the pretax income of dead celebs for a period of one year– October 1, 2018 to October 1, 2019– together with information from Nielsen Songs, IMDBPro and also meetings with industry experts.

“The King of Pop’s streaming surged regardless of recent conflict: 2.1 billion U.S. rotates, up from 1.8 billion a year back. With profits flowing from his Mijac Songs brochure, a Las Vegas program and also a long-term manage Sony, he retains his postmortem money crown for the 7th successive year,” Forbes stated.

Elvis Presley, popular singer as well as actor, came second on the listing with $39 million, while Charles Schulz, popular illustrator, secured 3rd position with $38 million pretax earnings.

Bob Marley rounded out the leading 5 after bring in over $20 million, while Nipsey Hussle, who was fired and eliminated earlier this year, was in 10th place with over $11 million.

This makes it the seventh time Jackson will certainly emerge the highest earning celebrity in a spin.

Birthed on August 29, 1958 in the USA, Jackson passed away on June 25, 2009 of intense propofol and also benzodiazepine drunkenness at his house on north Carolwood Drive in the Holmby Hills, Los Angeles.

His works have actually continued to be commemorated annually, while his ardent advocates also share warm memories of the late singer yearly to celebrate his birthday.

Below are the highest-earning dead celebrities in 2019, according to Forbes: