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You’ll Never Guess What Beyoncé and Chef Gordon Ramsay Have in Common

Both stars tied for the 34th spot on this year’s Forbes Celebrity 100 list

On this year’s Forbes Celebrity 100 list, chef Gordon Ramsay distinguished himself by being the only chef on the list, as well as tying with Beyoncé.

Ramsay and Beyoncé tied for 34th by making $54 million each in 2016.This news came as a surprise to many, as their fame exists in two different worlds and because Beyoncé is, well, Beyoncé.

Both stars are down from last year, when Beyoncé ranked No. 29 and Ramsay No. 22, and now the two are neck and neck.

Forbes attributed Ramsay’s massive income to not only his “cooking chops” but his television empire and creating a marketable brand from that.

The Forbes Celebrity 100 list is created by measuring the pretax earnings of front-of-camera celebrities worldwide. Data is gathered by Nielsen, Pollstar, Box Office Mojo, and interviews with industry insiders and sometimes the stars themselves.

Here are five things we bet you didn’t know about Gordon Ramsay.

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