Bob Marley Numbered Among The Highest Paid Dead Celebrity

Jamaica’s king of reggae and legendary superstar singer Bob Marley is still raking in the millions of dollars 36 years after his death.

According to press reports, Marley’s estate raked in another US$23 million, securing the number five spot on the list of highest paid dead celebrities.

The earnings came mostly from the House of Marley audio products and the Marley Beverage Company.

 The King of Pop Michael Jackson again topped the list of the 13 highest-paid dead celebrities for the fifth year in a row with earnings of $75 million.

 Other notable mentions are Golf legend Arnold Palmer, claiming the number two spot with $40 million, and Elvis Presley finishing fourth with $35 million, up from last year’s $27 million.

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Edited by Jesus Chan

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