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 divorcing Jay Z: After Solange attacks Jay Z for cheating on Bey (report) Beyonce’s sister Solange attacks Jay Z in an elevator at the Met Gala — Watch Beyoncé live in Auckland - see the first few minutes of her amazing show Become a fan of The Edge on Facebook and on Twitter .