Britney Spears has a net worth of $165 million. She is a singer, entrepreneur, entertainer and actress. Let’s delve into what has contributed to this enormous net worth:
Britney Spears Net Worth: Music Career
Britney’s music career is very successful. She has sold over 100 million records thus far. In fact, the RIAA ranks her at number 8 among the top female artists in the U.S. She still earns from new music, for instance, ‘Pretty Girls’, where she collaborated with Iggy Azalea. Her first album sold more than 30 million copies and is still her most successful album to date. She won a Grammy in 2005 for the ‘best dance recording’ for ‘Toxic’. She also received a nomination for ‘Womanizer’. She won a Billboard Music Award for ‘Me Against the Music’ and have won about 9 others.
Britney spears made $14 million via concerts and appearances in 2014. She once made $68 million from a concert tour and in 2012 she made $58 million from touring. Spears has a Planet Hollywood residency which is worth $35 million annually.
Britney Spears Net Worth: Movie And Shows
She had a starring role in ‘Crossroads’ a 2002 film. She starred in ‘Britney & Kevin: Chaotic’, a reality TV show in 2005, where she acted with her ex-husband Kevin Federline. She earned $15 million from ‘X Factor’ where she was a judge
Britney Spears Net Worth: Business Endeavors
Britney Spears have designed clothes for top brands including Candies and owns a couple for herself like a lingerie and swimwear line of which she also endorses.
Britt’s line of fragrances has made over $1.5 billion. She has also released 16 fragrances via Elizabeth Arden.
Britney Spears has an eyewear collection, which she endorses.
Among her endorsements include Skechers, Make Up for Ever, Pepsi, Sony, and Candie’s. Her deal with Pepsi is worth about $8 million. She also made $500,000 for product placement in one of her videos, ‘Hold it Against Me’.
Britney Spears Net Worth: Where did she begin?
Britney Jean Spears developed an interest in performance at an early age. Her mother noted this and she brought people over to watch Britney’s performance in front of the TV from time to time. She always preferred to have star search competitions to playing in school. Britney’s career began by roles on TV shows and stage productions. She was rejected for being too young to feature in ‘The Mickey Mouse Club’. She however made it in 1992 at age 12. She acted with people like Justin Timberlake and Christian Aguilera.
She was signed to Jive Records in 1997. Before sealing the deal, there had been talks to join ‘Innosense’ an all-girls group. She is associated with bringing back teen pop in the late 90s. She released her first studio album in 1999, titled ‘Baby One More Time’. It debuted at number one on the Billboard 200. She was only 17. It was certified platinum twice. The title track of the album debuted at #1 on the Billboard 100 and sold 500,000 copies in its first day. Some of her popular singles include: ‘Oops…I Did It Again’, ‘Me against the Music’, and ‘Piece of Me’.
Britney Spears Net Worth: Property
Britney owns a mansion worth $6.8 million in Los Angeles. She also has other homes: one worth $570,000 in Louisiana and a recent purchase in Thousand Oaks worth $7.4 million. She has equipment and furniture worth $1.6 million. She owns a Mercedes-Benz G55 worth $125,000.
Britney Spears Net Worth: Her woes
Britney’s life like everyone’s isn’t without setbacks. From divorce drama and child support payments, she’s had her fair share of troubles. After he divorce from Jason Trawick, Spears was granted supervised visits to her children which she had lost custody of.
Britney Spears suffered an emotional and mental breakdown back in 2007. Following this, she was placed under conservatorship of her father, Jamie Spears and lawyer Andrew M. Wallet. The lifetime conservatorship means that her father would manage her finances, career and even her personal life.
Spears has also been a culprit of over spending which is one of the reasons why she was placed on conservatorship.
However, despite the conservatorship, Brit’s net worth is more likely to increase as she keeps releasing new music.