Taylor Swift not only made more money than every other musical artist in 2015, she made every other musical artist look like a wretched little match girl pleading for change outside a shuttered Barnes & Noble.

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Billboard released its top money-makers of 2015 list on Thursday, and there, teetering high on the peak of a mountain made of her own incredible fortune, sits Swift, a woman (fairy?) who netted $73.5 million in total revenue. Kenny Chesney is the runner-up, having managed to pull in only a measly $39.8 million. Pathetic.

Swift earned $61.7 million from touring (compared to Chesney’s $38.1 million, a tiny pile of change probably collected from within a discarded sofa). She earned $4.1 million in publishing royalties (compared with Chesney’s $313K, a figure so minuscule that you wouldn’t bother to pick it up if you saw it sitting on the street, because it’s not worth the effort of bending over).

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She also hauled in $7.2 million in album sales, probably with no small amount of help from Ryan Adams, who transmogrified her already incredibly catchy album 1989 into a lachrymose masterwork. Who helped Kenny Chesney, aside from the family of field mice faithfully employed as his roadies?

Other runners-up include Billy Joel, One Direction, Grateful Dead, U2, the Rolling Stones, Adele and some other broke nobodies. If you stacked each of them toe-to-head on top of one another, they’d still find themselves unable to so much as glimpse Swift’s aerie, even if you equipped Mick Jagger with a long-range telescope and adjusted the focus for him.

Taylor Swift is not a human. She is a statue made of solid gold tautly wrapped in human skin.

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