Popular female musician Rihanna has been announced by Forbes to be worth $1.7 billion. You may be puzzled how she made that amount of cash having not released an album for more than 5 years now. Don’t be amazed as she is currently the wealthiest Female musician in the world.
Most musicians who became billionaires did not narrow down their earnings to the music industry,they sourced for other means of income, rappers like Jay Z and Kanye west invested their money into building successful companies and brands, No wonder Rihanna followed the same “money bricked” road by launching her beauty company in the year 2017 which has earned her a lot of income sinced then.
Rihanna is undoubtedly one of the most successful female musicians out there. Other female musicians who might join the billionaire’s club are;
1. Beyonce: Beyonce has an estimated net worth of $400 million, she might exceed the $1 billion yardstick in a very short time. She is currently one of the highest paid celebrities and the founder of Parkwood entertainment,an entertainment company specialized in the production of clothing, music and movies.
2. Katy Perry: Her net worth is estimated to be $330 million by Fox business. Even though she makes a lot of cash from endorsements,world tours and music sales,she also owns her own shoe line.
3. Alicia keys: she recently launched her beauty and lifestyle brand despite being worth $120 million.