Katy Perry has beaten her rival Taylor Swift to be named the highest-paid female celebrity of the year. The 30year-old earned $135 million over the past year, making her not only the highest paid female, but also the third highest paid celebrity of the year. The Roar singer was among only 16 women to make the Forbes list of 100 top-earning celebrities. Other ladies on the list include Taylor Swift with $80million, comedian Ellen DeGeneres with $75million and Lady Gaga, who earned $59million. Source: Hello Canada!