Top 25 Richest Female Musicians
December 28, 2015
Female musicians have been having a moment lately, but you might not believe how much money the richest female musicians make and how much they are worth. Get ready for your jaw to drop, because these ladies have hustled so hard that their net worth is almost unimaginable. Stay tuned for parts two and three, coming soon!
Number Twenty-Five: Katy Perry. With a net worth of $110 million, Katy Perry kicks off our list as the 25th richest female musician in the world. Thereâ€™s nothing â€œHot and Coldâ€ about that kind of money.
Number Twenty-Four: Rihanna. Rihanna has a net worth of $120 million, which isnâ€™t surprising given how many project sheâ€™s involved in. Her latest endeavor is a line of shoes.
Number Twenty-Two: Christina Aguilera. Like Britney, Christina Aguilera has become relevant again thanks to her stint as a Judge on The Voice. The sugary sweet star has a net worth of $130 million.
Number Twenty-One: Miley Cyrus. Avant-garde star and hipster exhibitionist Miley Cyrus has a net worth of $150 million, which is no surprise given what a sensation sheâ€™s become. The young singer is more of a brand than a person at this point.
Number Twenty: Jessica Simpson. With a net worth of $150 million, wholesome pop star and brief television personality Jessica Simpson lands at twentieth on our list. The 35-year-old continues to push her brand of lifestyle clothing and products with clear success.
Number Nineteen: Vanessa Paradis. Though not as well-known as some other ladies on our list, wife of Johnny Depp Vanessa Paradis has a net worth of $150 million. Paradis experienced success from the tender age of 14 with her hit single â€œJoe le taxi.â€
Number Eighteen: Janet Jackson. Superstar Janet Jackson rounds out the first part of our list with a respectable net worth of $175 million. Though she has gone a little under the radar since her near-nip slip at 2004â€™s Superbowl, she recently released an album and continues to do well.
We already brought you part one of our list of the worldâ€™s 25 richest female musicians, and now weâ€™re back with part two! Check out even more staggeringly rich female musicians below, and stay tuned for part three, coming soon!
Number Seventeen: Taylor Swift. Kicking off the second part of our list is pop icon Taylor Swift, with a net worth of $200 million. The release of her latest album,Â 1989 brought her even more wild success than before, and we can truly say she doesnâ€™t have a drop of â€œBad Bloodâ€ in her body.
Number Sixteen: Tina Turner. Donâ€™t you forget about Tina Turner! The 76-year-old may have hit her peak in the â€™60s and â€™70s, but she continues to work and has had a career spanning an impressive 50 years. She currently has a net worth of $200 million.
Number Fifteen: Bette Midler. With a net worth of $200 million, Bette Midler is nothing to balk at. The jack-of-all-trades sings, performs comedy, acts, and turned 70 this year!
Number Fourteen: Shakira. Pop diva Shakira has a net worth of $220 million. She has experienced a full decade and then some of wild success, with one of her biggest hits being â€œHips Donâ€™t Lie.â€
Number Thirteen: Lady Gaga. Super LGBTQ-supporter Lady Gaga is worth $220 million. The star may have recently come under fire for her alleged weight gain, but she is still experiencing wild success and continues to thrive.
Number Twelve: Diana Ross. With a net worth of $250 million, 71-year-old Diana Ross has been around the block a time or two. Not only has she experienced wild success, but her children are also talented, and her daughter is also a musician.
Number Eleven: Nana Mouskouri. Greek singer Nana Mouskouri has a net worth of $280 million. She is now 81 years old and has recorded songs in over 10 different languages!
Number Ten: Cher. Coming in at number 10 on our list of the worldâ€™s richest female musicians is Cher. The iconic star has been a personality for decades and is known all over the world. Her net worth is $305 million.
Number Nine: Jennifer Lopez. Sexy latina diva Jennifer Lopez has a net worth of $315 million. The superstar still manages to stay relevant and has been in the music industry since the early 1990s.
Part III Coming Tomorrow!