'One Direction' and 'The Backtreet Boys' are the only boy bands to have earned more in a single year.
5 Jan 2017 - 11:11 AM  UPDATED 5 Jan 2017 - 11:11 AM

BIGBANG had a huge year last year, and as a result they're in Forbes 2017 ’30 Under 30 – Music’ list.

The boy band made $60.4 million ($44 million USD) last year from performing in Asia and beyond. This was the biggest amount ever made for a K-Pop group.

The only boy bands to have earned more in a single year are The Backstreet Boys and One Direction.

BIGBANG’s earning put them at number 54 last year in the world’s highest-paid celebrities.

Congratulations boys!

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