Country’s top earner pulled in $270 million over the past five years from millions of records sold, hundreds of concerts played, 18 restaurants opened and one mescal line launched. "The beauty is where it synergizes with my label," he explained to FORBES earlier this year. "I don’t have to look for a place [for my acts] to play. It’s cost-effective as crap … they’re in Toby’s house. They’re drinking Toby’s liquor. That’s Toby’s act. And then we’re moving to the next town."
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