1) It's A Material World

Ta-dah! We're finally here and the veritable Queen of Pop, Madonna, is No.1 of our list. Perched at the top, the 'Ray of Light' singer has netted a hefty $125 million (£77.7m) owing to ticket and merchandise sales at her big MDNA world tour. The veteran popstar, who is clearly still very much on her game, made this year's mega millions between June 2012 and June this year, thanks to her MDNA world tour, 'Material Girl' clothing line, perfume brand and merchandise sales, according to Forbes Magazine.

When You're THAT Rich No One Can Tell You What To Wear.

Madonna's rich list topping powers above Gaga's comparatively lowly second place serves to only fuel the rumors of the rivalry between the world-dominating pop powerhouses.