Singing catchy songs can be a profitable business - as these stars show.Singing catchy songs can be a profitable business - as these stars show.
Singing catchy songs can be a profitable business - as these stars show. | Getty Images

World's Richest Pop Stars 2024: Here are the 18 wealthiest singing megastars - Taylor Swift net worth

Being a famous pop star with a string of chart hits is a profitable business - as these figures show.

They're amongst the most famous people on the planet - and the leading lights of the singing world can earn millions of dollars from streaming revenue and selling vast numbers of vinyl, compact discs, and cassettes (yes, they're back too!).

Add in money-spinning tours, advertising and sponsorship deals, and shrewd investments, and singers can become fabulously wealthy - doubly so if they also write their own material.

Here are the top 18 richest singers in the world in 2024, according to CelebrityNetWorth.

Here are the top 18 richest singers in the world in 2024, according to CelebrityNetWorth.