The summer concert season is the busiest season for all musical acts and Forbes magazine has just compiled the list of the top 25 musicians that made the most money from May 2010 - May 2011, from ticket sales along with merchandising and album sales too.  See the top 10 after the jump.

  • 1

    U2

    $195 million

    With their 360 Degree World Tour recently coming back to the states this has easily been one of their most successful tours ever.  Personally one of my favorites too!

  • 2

    Bon Jovi

    $125 million

    The Circle tour has taken John and the band all over the world and they are still on their European leg of the tour through July

  • 3

    Elton John

    $100 million

  • 4

    Lady Gaga

    $90 millon

    Lady Gaga has taken the world by storm with her Monster Ball tour

  • 5

    Michael Buble

    $70 million

    Michael Buble is still on his Crazy Love Tour and will be on the road through the middle of August