The richest musicians
Life must be great, when you are doing a job you like and you are earning money. For musicians, this is nothing new. So, during the time, they earned a lot of money.
As you may think, the richest musician is Madonna Ciccone! She is more than 30 years in the music world! During that time she sold more than 300 million records (this number is constantly increasing). According to the Wealth-X, she earned $800 million during her career. During that time Madonna signed several lucrative contracts. One of them had worth of $120 million, and it was signed in 2007 with Live Nation. Besides singing, Madonna is songwriter, actress and she has influence into fashion. In the last decade of her career, she has shown interest in movie directing and children’s books.
Paul McCartney worth $660 million. You may think that his time in the Beatles, was the most profitable, but it wasn’t! During that period he earned only $7 million. The real reason for his wealth is his solo career. In the next years, his welt will continue to grow!
Andre Romelle Young (Dr Dre) has a net worth of $650 million. He made his sole debut in 1992. Andre is a rapper, producer and founder of Aftermath Entertainment and Beats Electronics. Earlier this year, he sold his headphone company to the Apple for $3 million.
Sean John Combs, has net growth of $640 million. He was born in Harlem, and during his career he had many stage names, and was involved in many different businesses. The recent business involves an alliance with Ciroc Vodka and launching a music cable network Revolt TV.