Jay Z and Beyonce top Forbes celeb couple list for 2012 Jay Z & Beyonce Wed-08-Aug-12 18:27 Share this By Chris Reeder The Forbes Highest Paid Celebrity Couples list for 2012 has been released - who do you think was top? 1) Jay-Z and Beyonce Knowles $78million 2) Tom Brady (he plays footy in America) and Gisele Bundchen $76million 3) David and Victoria Beckham $54million 4) Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt $45million 5) Will Smith and Jada Pinkektt Smith $40million In total these five couples pulled in a handsome $289,000,000. Beyonce pulled in more than Jay Z with $40million off the back of sponsorship deals, royalties and sales from her album 4. Jay-Z wasn’t too far behind raking in $38 million from his Watch The Throne album, nightclub, record label, publishing company, book and tour with Kanye West. You May Also Like Beyonce earns how much per hour?! Beyonce steals her sister's thunder Beyonce goes topless and pays tribute to Marilyn Monroe in magazine cover shoot Become a fan of The Edge on Facebook and on Twitter .