Billboard has compiled their list for top 40 Money Makers of 2012.  Country Music Artists have made a significant presence on this list with 11 artists coming in on the top 40 list.  To see how the Money Markes list was formulated, please click HERE.  See where your favorites ended up on their list! 

#1 Taylor Swift – $35,715,902
#2 Kenny Chesney – $29,837,103
#9 Jason Aldean – $13,409,011
#15 Toby Keith – $10,413,127
#18 Rascal Flatts – $9,639,270
#19 Tim McGraw – $9,335,258
#21 Brad Paisley – $8,602,374
#26 Lady Antebellum – $6,676,450
#27 Keith Urban – $6,579,695
#28 Zac Brown Band – $6,481,564
#34 Sugarland – $5,632,406