Let’s have a look at the below list of Top 10 Richest American Musicians in 2016 and 2017. One of the richest Wealth in the mankind is to have the right talent which is expressed and discovered in the right time. With the talent, any person can in the whole world. And for winning the whole world the best medium is the music. Well, it is such an awesome thing which can surely rule anyone‘s heart. And soulful music can provide us the best every peace even in our worst mood.
There are several singers and musicians are there in the USA who are doing awesome jobs in the music world and as well as they are becoming the richest musicians too. Each and every song of them not only able to win the hearts of global people but their every hit albums provide them lots of dollars which makes them the richest musicians too.
Here are the top 10 richest American musicians in 2016-2017
10. Master P –
With the net worth $375 million, Percy Robert Miller was in the 10th position in our list of top 10 richest musicians in the USA in 2016. He is a rapper, producer, investor, author, entrepreneur and an actor. He becomes famous in late 1990’s for his music Hip Hop group TRU and his famous single ‘Mr. Ice Cream Man’. In 1997, his biggest single until date was ‘Make ‘Em say Uhh!’ was double platinum and grew his popularity.
9. Beyoncé –
Born on 4 September 1981, Most popular sexiest female singer Beyonce is an American songwriter, singer, record producer and an actress. During 90’s she appeared as the lead singer of R& B girl group “Destiny’s Child”. This group was the best-selling girl group of all the time. Her debut album Dangerously in Love released in 2003 and it was hugely successful. After that, she became the richest and successful female American musician. She earned 5 Grammy Awards. Her net worth is approximate $450 million.
8. Mariah Carey –
Born on 27th March 1969 or 1970- Mariah Carey is an American Musician who is a singer, record producer, songwriter or lyricist, and an actress. She came to fame after her first solo- ‘Vision of Love’ which was from the album Eponymous Debut Album. She also produced 4 top in chart singles in the USA and also have the successful album which was in Columbia’s highest-selling. Well, her net worth used to be $520 million, while she went to dinner with James Packer ($4.6billion net worth) Ron Perelman (Net worth $14.7 billion) and Kerry Stokes (net worth $1.26 billion).Well in 1998 she was honored with the award for being the World’s best selling recording artist and in 1990,The World Music Award for the best-selling female artist of the millennium in 2000.
7. Britney Spears –
Britney Jean Spears was born on 2nd December in the year 1981. She is an amazing American Singer, dancer, and actress. Previously she used to perform in stages as an actress and in television shown too… Her first two albums were Baby One More Time and Oops! I did It Again in the year 1999 and 2000 became internationally popular and super hit, which help her to become the best-selling albums as the teenage solo artist and also one of the hottest pop singers in the world. In the year 2003 her albums ‘In the Zone’ and ‘Toxic’ were another big hit. Approx Net worth of Britney Spears is near about $500 million.
6. Jay-Z –
The rock star known by the stage name of Jay-Z is an American rapper, investor and entrepreneur. He was born on 4th December, in the year 1969. He is one of the richest Hip Hop musicians in America. He is one of the best-selling artists of the world of all time and has sold 100 million records. He also got 21 Grammy Awards for his musical works. His all time popular and people’s favorite album was Reasonable Doubt (1996), The Blueprint (2001), and The Black Album (2003).His estimated net worth is $510 million to $560 million.
5. Celine Dion –
Another popular star Celine Marie Claudette Dion was born on 30th March 1968. This American- Canadian singer and businesswoman got her first international exposure in the year 1980. She won the Yamaha World Popular Song Festival in 1982 and in 1988 Eurovision Song contest. She was a French-speaking singer while in she released her first English album ‘Unison’ in 1990, which established her as an awesome pop musician in the America and other English speaking countries.
Her net worth probably can be $630 million, which includes her famous fragrance line too along with over 200 million albums selling worldwide.
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4. Sean Combs –
Puff Daddy, Puffy, Diddy, and P. Diddy- popularly known in these stage names Sean John Combs was born on 4th November 1969, is an amazing American Hip Hop musician, recording artist, actor, and entrepreneur. His first album No Way Out in 1997, has been certified seven times platinum. He has also some more successful albums like Forever, The Saga Continues, Press Play and commercially successful album Last Train to Paris. His net worth can be estimated from $640 million to $700 million.
3. Madonna –
Born on 16th August 1958, Madonna Louise Ciccone became most famous and one of the richest female singers all over the world for her immense talent and unconditional beauty. She is an American Dancer, singer, entrepreneur and actress. She got this popularity through her musical videos which were very popular on MTV. Madonna is known as the “Queen of Pops”. Her expected net worth is probably from $520 -$800 Million.
2. Dr. Dre –
Andre Romelle Young was born is 18th February 1965, who is popularly known as Dr. Dre. He is an American Rapper, record producer and industrialist. He is the creator and presently CEO of Beats Electronics and Aftermath Entertainment. Before that, he was not just a co-owner but also an artist of “Death Row Records”. Many famous rappers were launched by him namely, 2Pac, Snoop Dogg, Eminem, 50 Cent, know turns, The D.O.C., The Game and Kendrick Lamer. His estimated net worth can be $650 Million to $800 Million.
1. Herb Alpert –
Herbert Alpert was born on 31st March in the year 1935, is an American artist who is closely associated with the Tijuana Brass and Herb Alpert. His one of the most famous album is A from A&M records. From the age of 8, he was taking trumpet lessons. His estimated net worth can be near about $850 Million.