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Kanye West becomes the richest musician in the world in 2020 According to Forbes, ’Ye’s Yeezy brand, which he owns, falls under the Adidas umbrella, which helped push him over the $1 billion marks.
Lists of the top 10 Richest Musicians In The World 2020
Andrew Lloyd Webber
1) Kanye West: Net Worth=$1.3billion
According to Forbes, Kanye West became a billionaire as of April, which also made him the richest musician in the world topping fellow rapper Jay-Z.
Kanye West is a rapper, which is also married to Kim Kardashian, although Forbes pegged his net worth at $1.3billion, Kanye West disagreed with Forbes, he said it is more than that.
“It’s not a billion,” he allegedly texted the reporters Thursday night. “It’s $3.3 billion since no one at Forbes knows how to count.”
2) Andrew Lloyd Webber: Net Worth=$1.28billion
2nd on the Top 10 Richest Musicians In The World 2020 list
Andrew Lloyd Webber was the richest musician in the world. He was born on 22 March 1948.
He is an English composer and impresario of the musical theatre having received several awards, which includes, a knighthood in 1992 and a Grammy award.
Kanye West tops the list of the top 10 richest musicians in the world 2020
3) Paul Mccartney: Net worth=$1.2billion
3rd on the Top 10 Richest Musicians In The World 2020 list
Paul Mccartney born 18 June 1942, he is currently the second richest on the list, he is an English singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and composer.
He gained his fame as the bass guitarist and singer for the rock band(the Beatles)in 1988 and 1999.
He is an 18-time Grammy Award winner.
4) Jay Z: Net worth=$1billion
4th on the Top 10 Richest Musicians In The World 2020 list
Jay Z was born on December 4, 1969. He is the number three(3) on the list
Jay Z is an American rapper, songwriter, record producer, entrepreneur, and record executive.
He is also the owner of a big record label called “ROC NATION,” featuring top artists like Dj Khalid, Rihanna, and others.
In 1999, he founded the clothing retailer “Rocawear,” considering to be the best rapper alike Jay Z has won a total of 22 Grammy Awards. all these coupled together made him one of the richest musicians in the world.
5) Herb Alpert: Net worth=$880million
5th on the Top 10 Richest Musicians In The World 2020 list
Herb Alpert was born March 31, 1935, apart from being a musician he is also an artist, Alpert is also a recording industry executive, the “A” of A&M Records.
Alpert is also a creator of abstract expressionist paintings and sculptures over some decades ago. He is also a nine times Grammy Awards winner.
6) P Daddy: Net worth=$825million
Sean John Combs, whose stage names are “Puff Daddy, P. Diddy, Puffy or Diddy,” was born November 4, 1969.
P. Diddy worked as a talent director at Uptown Records before founding his record label, Bad Boy Entertainment, in 1993.
He also launched his clothing line in 1998 and also a winner of three Grammy awards.
7) Dr. Dre: Net worth=$800million
Dr. Dre, is an American rapper, record producer and even an entrepreneur, CEO of Aftermath Entertainment and Beats Electronics.
His real name is Andre Romelle Young, who was born on February 18, 1965.
Dr. Dre has won a total of six Grammy Awards, including Producer of the Year, Non-Classical.
In July 2008, Dr. Dre released his first brand of headphones, called Beats by Dr. Dre.with an icon logo b, In May 2014, Apple technology purchased the Beats brand(beats by Dr. Dre ) for $3 billion making him the richest musician then.
8) Bono: Net worth:$700million
Paul David Hewson, with the stage name Bono, was born 10 May 1960, is an Irish singer-songwriter, musician, venture capitalist, a businessman, and a philanthropist.
Bono was born and raised in Dublin. He is best known as the lead vocalist and primary lyricist of a rock band.
9) Rihanna: Net worth=$600 million
Rihanna, which is now officially the richest female musician in the world, is among the top 10 richest musicians in the world
She is now richer than Madonna, Celine Dion, and even Beyonce. According to her record label, Roc Nation, she has sold more than 60 million albums and 215 million digital tracks, making her the second-best-selling digital artist of all time.
10) Madonna: New worth=$590million
Real name Madonna Louise Ciccone was born on August 16, 1958. In Michigan, which she later moved to New York City, she is an American singer, songwriter, actress, and businesswoman. She was referred to as the “Queen of Pop” since the 1980s.
Madonna Louise Ciccone, who is among the richest female musicians and also on the top 10 list of the richest musicians in the world.
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