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    Jul 13, 2012

    The Top 10 Highest-Paid Stars Under 30

    Forbes released their list of the highest earning stars from May 2011- May 2012. A.K.A. the list of people who are probably younger than you, but wayyy richer.

    9. TIE! Taylor Lautner - $26.5 Million

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    The "Twilight" actor and all around ninja tied with his co-star R-Pat for ninth place.

    9. TIE! Robert Pattinson - $26.5 Million

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    Like I said, he tied with Taylor, but since he was a vampire and vampires rule we'll put him closer to the top.

    8. Lil Wayne - $27 Million

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    Lil Wayne's bank balance isn't so lil! HAHAHA.

    7. Kristen Stewart - $34.5 Million

    Rob Griffith / AP

    I guess you could say she's had a few good years, what with "Twilight" and being BFFs with Charlize Theron and all.

    6. Adele - $35 Million

    LUCY NICHOLSON / Reuters

    Hey Adele, don't look so surprised! You deserve it.

    5. Katy Perry - $45 Million

    Joel Ryan / AP

    Someone go check on Russel Brand.

    4. LadyGaga - $52 Million

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    Last year she earned $90 million, so she's basically broke now.

    3. Rihanna - $53 Million

    Joel Ryan / AP

    That was Rihanna when this list came out.

    2. Justin Bieber - $55 Million

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    He's only 18. ONLY 18.

    And the highest-paid star under 30 is...

    1. Taylor Swift - $57 Million

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    At 22-years-old she is the highest paid star under 30. Congrats!

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