Top 10 List of Richest Singers In USA 2021
The United States of America (USA) is home to successful singers. Apart from the invaluable support they get from their followers, they also take home decent pay packages, which help them to maintain their celebrity lifestyles. The top 10 richest in 2021 are:
10. Bob Dylan (Net Worth: $180 Million)
Table of Contents
- 10. Bob Dylan (Net Worth: $180 Million)
- 9. Lionel Richie (New Worth: $200 Million)
- 8. David John Matthews (Net Worth: $250 Million)
- 7. Bruce Springsteen (Net Worth: $300 Million)
- 6. Prince (Net Worth: $300 Million)
- 5. Jennifer Lopez (Net Worth: $300 Million)
- 4. Jimmy Buffet (Net Worth: $400 Million)
- 3. Beyoncé (Net Worth: $450 Million)
- 2. Mariah Carey (Net Worth: $510 Million)
- 1. Madonna (Net Worth: $800 Million)
Bob Dylan is a popular American singer and songwriter who has been active in the industry since 1959. He is 73 years old, a native of Duluth, Minnesota, United States, and currently the tenth richest singer in the USA, with a net worth of approximately 180 million dollars. Dylan has amassed most of his wealth the 1960’s with most of his early songs The Times They Are a-Changin and Blowin’ in the Wind growing to become the national anthems of several American anti-war and civil rights movements. His albums are also popular and have charted in billboard charts over the years. Apart from singing, Dylan is an actor. He has also published six books of paintings and drawings and exhibited them is major art galleries in and outside the United States.
9. Lionel Richie (New Worth: $200 Million)
Lionel Brockman Richie Jr. is a 64-year-old American singer and songwriter from Alabama, United States,. He is also a notable record producer, actor, and motivational speaker. Since his professional debut as a singer with the musical group Commodores, he has sold approximately 100 million albums worldwide. This makes him one of the best selling singers. Even though Lionel Richie is no longer as active as he was in the early 80’s and 90’s, most of his songs continue to receive generous airplay, cementing his position among the best in the niche. With a net worth of 200 million dollars, Lionel Richie is the ninth richest.
8. David John Matthews (Net Worth: $250 Million)
David John Mathews, popularly known as John Mathews is a rich South African-American singer-songwriter. Even though Mathews is a native of Johannesburg, South Africa he moved with his parents to Westchester County, New York, United States aged two years old and gained his citizenship years after. As many established singers all over the world, David’s love for music started at a young age. He started playing the acoustic guitar aged nine, became the lead vocalist and guitarist for Dave Mathews Band aged 24, and has enjoyed a successful musical career to date. Six of Mathew’s albums have debuted at number one on Billboard charts. He has also won two Grammys and multiple acting roles. Currently, David is worth 250 million dollars.
7. Bruce Springsteen (Net Worth: $300 Million)
Bruce Fredric Joseph Springsteen is a popular American singer-songwriter. He rose to prominence in the 1970’s with his E Street Band hosting sold out concerts within and outside American. Now 65 years old, this native of Long Branch, New Jersey, United States has enjoyed commercial success. With a net worth of 300 million dollars, he is currently the seventh richest singer in the USA in 2021. Bruce Springsteen, commonly known as the Boss has recorded interesting folk-oriented and rock albums. Both genres have received international acclaim, selling over 64 million albums in the United States and 120 million copies worldwide. For his good work, he has won many awards including an Academy Award, two Golden Globe awards, and 20 Grammys. In 2009, he was inducted into inducted into the Songwriters and Rock and Roll Halls of Fame.
6. Prince (Net Worth: $300 Million)
Prince Roger Nelson, popularly known as Prince is an award-winning American singer-songwriter with 30 top 40 singles and 10 platinum albums. He is 56 years old, hails from Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States, and is currently his own producer in his own record label. Prince Roger Nelson has as estimated net worth of approximately 300 million dollars. Recently (September 30, 2021), he released his latest album, Art Official Age, which has attracted positive reviews within and outside the United States.
5. Jennifer Lopez (Net Worth: $300 Million)
Jennifer Lopez, popularly known as J. Lo is an established female singers in the USA. She is also a reputable producer, a dancer, a fashion designer, and an influential American actresses in 2021. Now 45 years old, Jennifer Lopez broke into the entertainment industry in the USA in 1986 with a minor role in the film My Little Girl. In 1991, she won her first major acting role as a fly girl in the film In Living Color. Her career has skyrocketed ever since, bringing her both fame and fortune. Jennifer Lopez ventured into music in 1999, releasing her debut album the same year. Cumulatively, she has sold approximately 60 million albums, most of them topping charts and winning her awards. Jennifer Lopez has a net worth of 300 million dollars.
4. Jimmy Buffet (Net Worth: $400 Million)
Best known for his humorous style of singing and the life’s lessons he teaches in his songs, Jimmy Buffet is a reputable American singer-songwriter with a long list of prestigious accolades. Throughout his career, Buffet has released numerous hit songs and award winning albums. He is also a bestselling writer and a successful businessperson, best known for his successful Margaritaville chain of Cafe restaurants. Buffet has a net worth of 400 million dollars, making him the fourth richest in the US.
3. Beyoncé (Net Worth: $450 Million)
A native of Houston, Texas United States, Beyoncé Giselle Knowles-Carter popularly known as Beyoncé a talented singer and songwriter. She is also an actress, an experienced dancer, and an influential celebrities in Hollywood. Beyoncé rose to fame in the 1990’s as a lead singer for the all-girl R&B group, Destiny’s Child. Under the tutelage of her father, Mathew Knowles, the group produced several hit songs, eventually rising to become one of the best selling girl groups of the time. Following the disbandment of Destiny’s Child in 2005, Beyoncé has enjoyed a successful solo career with albums such as B’Bay (2006) gaining international acclaim. Beyoncé has won a record six Grammy Awards and starred in several acclaimed movies. Currently, her net worth is approximately 450 million dollars.
2. Mariah Carey (Net Worth: $510 Million)
Mariah Carey is a beautiful American singer from long Island, New York. She also an actress and popular record producer. She released her debut album, Mariah Carey in 1990 followed by several consecutive number one singles on Billboard charts, selling around 200 million records worldwide. She has also won several musical awards and hosted sold out concerts within and outside America. Currently, Carey has a net worth of 510 million dollars.
1. Madonna (Net Worth: $800 Million)
With a net worth of 800 million dollars, Madonna is currently the richest singer in USA. Born Madonna Louise Ciccone on August 16, 1958 in Bay City, Michigan, United States, she has produced timeless singles and albums. She has also acted in several films, directed grossing films, and started a successful fashion design business.