As a famous singer, one is recognized for their individual voice, exotic skills, and performance. While some singers gain popularity in their native country, the others create a name for themselves on the global map. There have been quite a few vocalists who with their talent, vocals, beauty, and systematic management have made them the most successful musicians in the business. Even though there are many famous singers out there, only a few of them have been able to earn the most from this profession.
Presenting the list of top 15 highest paid female singers of 2022:
- 15. Mariah Carey (net worth: $320 Million)
- 14. Lady Gaga (net worth: $320 Million)
- 13. Katy Perry (Net worth $330 million)
- 12. Cher (net worth: $360 Million)
- 11. Taylor Swift (Net worth $400 million)
- 10. Shania Twain (net worth: $400 Million)
- 9. Jennifer Lopez (net worth: $400 Million)
- 8. Barbra Streisand (net worth: $400 Million)
- 7. Victoria Beckham (Net worth $450 million)
- 6. Gloria Estefan (Net worth $500 million)
- 5. Beyoncé (net worth: $536 Million)
- 4. Dolly Parton (net worth: $650 Million)
- 3. Celine Dion (net worth: $800 Million)
- 2. Madonna (net worth: $850 Million)
- 1. Rihanna (Net worth $1.7 billion)
15. Mariah Carey (net worth: $320 Million)
One of the favorite music artists and highest paid female singers of all time, Mariah Carey has an approximate net worth of $320 among which majority of her wealth comes from selling more than 200 million records worldwide. As per RIAA, she is ranked as the third best female artist for her exceptional music and beautiful vocals. Her Billboard and Grammy awards are proof to that.
14. Lady Gaga (net worth: $320 Million)
It is not certain if it’s her quirky fashion sense that drives her fans and the paparazzi crazy, but ever since she stepped into the music industry, there has been no turning back for Lady Gaga. This American pop star has sold her album $28 million and has singles that have been sold for over $140 million.
She is one of the best-selling musicians of all times. The 6-time Grammy Award winner is also a fashion designer and has partnered with Monster Cable to create different fashion accessories.
13. Katy Perry (Net worth $330 million)
Katy Perry is an American singer, songwriter and television judge. She is one of the most beautiful women singers. Also she’s ranked among the hottest female musicians list many time. Katy Perry’s net worth is $330 million dollars. Katy Perry is one of the highest paid female singers in the world, and has been for over a decade.
12. Cher (net worth: $360 Million)
An American actress, singer, and fashion icon, the starlet is known for her distinctive voice and appearances that also won her the nickname ‘Goddess of Pop’. As a fashion trendsetter, she has been ruling the hearts of women and is desired by men for her sensuousness.
The Academy and Grammy Award winner arrived into prominent mainstream music with her blockbuster single; I got you, Babe. She is the only artist who has continually topped the Billboard charts in each of the past decades.
11. Taylor Swift (Net worth $400 million)
Taylor Swift is an American singer, songwriter and producer. She ids one of the most beautiful as well as most popular female singers. She has sold over 200 million albums during her career to date. As the end of 2021, Taylor Swift has a net worth of $400 million. She is at the 11th position in the ranking of highest paid female singers.
10. Shania Twain (net worth: $400 Million)
One of the very rare female artists to have consecutive platinum selling albums. With her powerful vocals that are breathtaking, she has swept the hearts of a million with her tours and concerts that take place in various countries in the world. Among the best-selling artists of all times, she has been paid handsomely making her among the richest singers of this era.
9. Jennifer Lopez (net worth: $400 Million)
The stylish and sexy, Jennifer Lopez is not only among the highest paid female singers in the world but also stands among the hottest women alive on the planet. Her success has expanded over the years along with her investment channeled into many other businesses including her clothing line, production company, fragrances, and accessories.
The stunning and voluptuous beauty has sold more than 55 million records worldwide and is highly in demand for her multi-talent.
8. Barbra Streisand (net worth: $400 Million)
Being one of the best-selling female artists of the Recording Industry Association of America’s Top Selling Album Artists list, Streisand has won the hearts of the audience all over the globe. Evidently, Barbra is also the only recording artist in history to have a #1 release in 6 consecutive decades.
After garnering two Academy Awards, five Emmy Awards, and eight Grammy Awards. With more than 72.5 million albums sold in the United States and around 245 million records sold on a global platform, she undoubtedly makes it to this list.
7. Victoria Beckham (Net worth $450 million)
Victoria Beckham is a British singer, actress, and philanthropist who has a net worth of $450 million. This is the combined net worth of Victoria and her husband David Beckham. She is at the 7th position in the list of highest paid female singers of all time.
6. Gloria Estefan (Net worth $500 million)
This seven time Grammy award winning Cuban beauty is one of the most popular and highest paid female singers in the world. Gloria Estefan has a net worth of $500 million. She is considered to be the most successful crossover artist in music history.
5. Beyoncé (net worth: $536 Million)
Beyoncé is an American R&B artist, actress and fashion designer, who owns an estimated net worth of $536 million. The beautiful and talented star has sold more than 75 million as a solo artist as well as more than 60 million with her band Destiny’s Child. The audience has always appreciated her phenomenal dancing skills. Among the most influential people in the world by TIME, she has also been associated with top brands such as Armani and Tommy Hilfiger.
4. Dolly Parton (net worth: $650 Million)
When it comes to country music, no other female can make you hum and groove the way Dolly Parton does. With an expected net worth of $650 million she has persistently belted out chart-topping numbers that have made it to the top spot on the Billboard Country charts. Throughout her career, she won 7 Academy Awards, and 8 Grammy awards that make her most favorite among music listeners.
3. Celine Dion (net worth: $800 Million)
There is a reason she is the 2nd highest paid female singers. And it is not only the money earned by her but her credibility as a music artist. With her music ranging from rock and R&B to gospel and classical, the multi-talented songstress can belt out songs in German, Latin, Japanese, Italian, and even Mandarin Chinese.
2. Madonna (net worth: $850 Million)
Madonna is unquestionably on the list of highest paid female singers in 2022, with an estimated net worth of $850 million. Titled by the media and the music industry as ‘The Queen of Pop’, Madonna has sold more than 300 million records worldwide. It apparently makes her the best-selling female recording artist of all time as recorded by Guinness World Records.
She owns around 64.5 million certified albums, making her the second best-selling female artist in the United States established by Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA). The musician also owns a clothing line and a fragrance that add more to her wealth.
1. Rihanna (Net worth $1.7 billion)
Rihanna top our list of highest paid female singers of all time. As of August 2021, Rihanna’s net worth is $1.7 billion. That makes her the richest female musician in the world.
While they are busy crooning their ways to your heart, these beautifully and exceptionally talented singers have crafted a space for themselves in the industry. Being among the richest female singers, they have proved that they can any day give any other male musician a run for their money.