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10. Katy Perry ($58 million)

Santa Barbara's cheerleader-turned-pop queen led the field in sales of downloads, posting a record 15.2 million tracks last year to take the No. 10 slot. Her tour gross of $28.4 million, combined with album revenue of $12.3 million and $17.3 million in downloaded hits, ought to offer some comfort after her split with hubby Russell Brand.