2012 Grammy Nominees List: Their Cash Worth

This year's Grammy nominees raked in the dough with album and ticket sales, product endorsements, with some adding to their musical bank accounts from their own brands.

See which awards they're nominated for -- and how much they made in 2011!

2012 Grammy Nominees' Worth

Adele

Nominated for: Record of the Year, Song of the Year, Best Pop Vocal Album and Best Pop Solo Performance.She plumped up her bank account with $18 million in 2011, thanks to her soulful ballads.

Beyonce

Nominated for: Best Rap/Sung Collaboration with artist Andre 3000.The wealthy new mom earned $35 million in 2011.

Bruno Mars

Nominated for: Record of the Year, Best Pop Vocal Album, Album of the Year, Best Pop Solo Performance and Song of the Year.Mars earned Earth cash to the tune of $8 million in 2011.

Jay-Z

Nominated for: Best Rap Album for "Watch the Throne," Best Rap Performance, Best Rap Song with Kanye West.Z got lots of $ -- rapping his way to $37 million in 2011.

Kanye West

Nominated for: Best Rap Album for "Watch the Throne," Best Rap Performance, Best Rap Song with Jay-Z. Solely for Best Rap Album, Best Rap/Sung Collaboration and Best Rap Song for "All of the Lights" with Kanye West, Rihanna, Kid Cudi & Fergie.West stuffed his vest with $16 million in 2011.

Katy Perry

Nominated for: Record of the Year and Best Pop Solo Performance.Perry might want to set off some "Fireworks" after earning an explosive $44 million in 2011.

Lady Gaga

Nominated for: Album of the Year, Best Pop Vocal Album, Best Pop Solo Performance and Best Pop Vocal Album.Her Little Monsters scared up $90 million for Gaga in 2011.

Nicki Minaj

Nominated for: Best New Artist, Best Rap Album and Best Rap PerformanceNicki earned a quick $6.5 million in 2011.

Rihanna

Nominated for: Solely for Album of the Year and Best Pop Vocal Album. Song of the Year for "All of the Lights" collaboration with Kanye West, Kid Cudi & Fergie, as well as Best Rap/Sung Collaboration "What's My Name?" with Drake.This "Good Girl Gone Bad" went to the bank with $29 million in 2011.

Taylor Swift

Nominated for: Best Country Solo Performance, Best Country Song and Best Country.The country cutie strummed up $45 million in 2011.

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