Top 10 Richest Singers worldwide in 2013

top 10 richest singersTalent is one of the biggest blessings one can have, because it is the one thing that doesn’t diminish with the passage of time. Success and money come and go, and so does fame. But with talent, you can make all of them stay. There are people who don’t discover their talents, but achieve success through alternative ways. Some do discover their talents, but remain on the back-seat of the theater  And then, there are others who make it onto the stage with their talents. Talking about going on-stage, here are a few distinguished names in the music industry who made it to the list of top 10 singers worldwide in 2013.

Besides their musical careers, some of these celebrities have alternative source of income, such as endorsements and personal businesses etc. This is why it is so hard to rank them based on the money they have earned as a result of their success in the music industry. But we have tried our best to rank them. Hope you’ll enjoy 🙂

Top 10 Richest Singers worldwide

10. Elton John

  • Net worth: $320 Million
  • Age: 65
  • Country: England
  • Genre: Roch, R&B, Pop rock
  • Records Sold: 250 Million
  • Occupation(s): Musician, Singer, Songwriter, Composer, Producer

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9. Barbra Streisand

  • Net worth:$340 Million
  • Age: 70
  • Country: U.S
  • Genre: Broadway, Jazz, Traditional Pop
  • Records sold: 140 Million
  • Occupation(s): Singer, Songwriter, Actress, Film producer, director

barbra streisand

8. Celine Dion

  • Net worth: $400 Million
  • Age: 44
  • Country: Canada
  • Genre:  Pop, Dance, Rock
  • Records sold: 200 Million
  • Occupation(s): Singer, Songwriter, actress, Composer

Celine Dion

7. Jimmy Buffett

  • Net worth: $400 Million
  • Age: 66
  • Country: U.S
  • Genre: Country, Soft rock
  • Records sold: N/A
  • Occupation(s): Singer, Songwriter, Businessman, File producer, Actor

Jimmy Buffett

6. Sean Combs

  • Net worth: $475 Million
  • Age: 43
  • Country: U.S
  • Genre: Hip Hop, R&B
  • Records sold: N/A
  • Occupation(s): Actor, Rapper, Entrepreneur, Media executive

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5. Jay-Z

  • Net worth: $475 Million
  • Age: 43
  • Country: U.S
  • Genre: Hip Hop
  • Records sold: 50 Million albums
  • Occupation(s): Rapper


4. Mariah Carey

  • Net worth: $500 Million
  • Age: 42
  • Country: U.S
  • Genre: Pop, Hip Hop, R&B, Dance
  • Records sold: 200 Million
  • Occupation(s): Singer, Songwriter, Record producer, Philanthropist, Actress, Model

Mariah Carey

3. Bono

  • Net worth: $600 Million
  • Age: 52
  • Country: Ireland
  • Genre: Rock, Alternative rock
  • Records sold: N/A
  • Occupation(s): Singer, Songwriter, Activist, Philanthropist


2. Madonna

  • Net worth: $650 Million
  • Age: 54
  • Country: U.S
  • Genre: Pop, Rock, Dance, Electronic
  • Records sold: 300
  • Occupation(s): Singer, Songwriter, Dancer, Actress, Producer, Director, Fashion designer, Author, Philanthropist


1. Paul McCartney

  • Net worth: $800
  • Age: 70
  • Country: England
  • Genre: Rock, Pop, Classical, Electronic
  • Records sold: 100 Million albums, 100 Million singles
  • Occupation(s): Singer, Songwriter, Film producer, Businessman

Paul McCartney

That was our list of the top 10 richest singers in 2013. Hope you liked it. If there’s an error, please do let us know. In the meantime, check out some more of our top 10 lists;






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