The Most Valuable Song Catalogs

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5. Bob Dylan
> Est. songbook value: $325 million

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4. Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II
> Est. songbook value: $350 million

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3. Michael Jackson
> Est. songbook value: $375 million

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2. Bruce Springsteen
> Est. songbook value: $500 million

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1. John Lennon and Paul McCartney
> Est. songbook value: $500 million

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