Being rich and famous is pretty much everyone’s fantasy, but not all can enjoy this privilege. It requires a certain set of talent and skills not only to reach that level of success but to sustain that fame. Some people are just luckier than others, achieving everything at an early stage of their lives.
Being a celebrity is not so much fun as one might think it to be, especially at an early age, imagine living a life where everything from you dating a guy to you eating a donut, is making headlines everywhere. But some of these celebrities, who didn’t let fame get to their head, and were able to handle success, becoming the richest celebrities under 30.
Here are the top 10 Richest Celebrities Under 30 In The World in 2017-2018
10. Skrillex – $45 Million
Sonny John Moore aka Skrillex is one of the youngest and most successful DJ in the world. His age helped him relate to the youth, where he was able to create beats that are loved by the youth. Since his debut in 2004, he has been creating a global upset in the music business with his every release. He is only 28 years old and has created a net worth of $45 Million. He has made over $20 Million just from his shows and touring. He is known for creating dubstep, EDM, trap and electro house music. He has won 8 Grammy’s in his career of just 12 years in Hollywood.
9. Jennifer Lawrence – $75 Million
Jennifer Shrader Lawrence is an Oscar and Academy Award-winning American actress, who debuted in Hollywood in 2006. In only a few years she has given some amazing performances in her career, like Katniss in ‘Hunger Games Series’, a mutant in ‘X-Men’ or a depressed Widow in ‘Silver Linings Playbook’. She always knew that she wanted to be an actress, and made sure she participated in every play and did theater during her schooling. She also tried modeling and featured in multiple advertisements. She has received praises from every star to critique about her amazing performances in the past couple of years. She is only 26 and has an estimated net worth of $75 Million.
8. Avicii – $85 Million
Tim Bergling aka Avicii started off his career at a tender age of 18. He debuted in Hollywood in 2006. He is amongst the most popular and successful DJ, record producer and remixer in the world. He has worked with some of the most popular celebrities in the music industry from Justin Bieber to David Guetta. ‘Waiting for Love’, ‘X You’, ‘Wake Me Up’, ‘Addicted To You’, ‘The Days’, and ‘I Could Be The One’ are some of his most successful tracks. His debut album, ‘True’ was released in 2013, which topped the charts in over 15 countries. He is only 27 and has managed to achieve more than most of the 50-year-olds.
7. Bruno Mars – $105 Million
Peter Gene Hernandez is amongst the most loved R&B and pop artist of Hollywood. He entered the music industry in 2004, and since then has been making millions from his records. He released his first album in 2010, named ‘Doo-Wops & Hooligans’ which included his single like ‘Grenade’ and ‘Just the way you Are’. His second and third album ‘Unorthodox Jukebox’ and ‘24K Magic’ helped him gain more praises and success. He has sold over 9 million albums and 115 million singles worldwide. He is only 30 years old and has a net worth of $105 Million.
6. One Direction – $110 Million
The five-member boy band is on a hiatus currently, but together these 22 to 24-year-olds have managed to create a net worth of $110 Million. They took an early start, in their teenage years, by getting discovered on ‘The X Factor’. They were on a tour last year which helped them earn millions of dollars. Zayn Malik, leaving the band also turned out beneficial for the band as more and more fans appeared at their concerts. Together they have made 4 albums and are currently working to establish individual musical careers. They have won multiple awards including MTV Awards, Teen Choice Awards, and American Music Awards etc.
5. Miley Cyrus – $160 Million
Miley Ray Cyrus, or the former (Hannah Montana) Disney star, is amongst the most successful singers in Hollywood. She was a child artist, who started working when she was only 8 and has been working since 2001. She is popular for making pop music. She is currently 24, is engaged to one of most handsome man in the world, Liam Hemsworth and has a net rate value of $160 Million. She has made five albums but created the most hype for her fourth album, which gained criticism for its sexual explicitly. But she managed to come out of it with grace and is getting all love and support from her fans.
4. Justin Bieber – $200 Million
The Bieber fever doesn’t seem to fade away even after years of seeing him fall and rise in his career. There is no doubt that Bieber has some of the most supportive fans, but we also can’t ignore the amount of talent he has. He was discovered in 2008, through a YouTube video by Usher. He is known for making R&B and pop music. He has won dozens of prestigious music awards in his career of just 9 years. He is just 23 and has achieved more than most of us 30-year-olds. All his merchandises, touring, shows, endorsements and other business prospects have helped him earn over $200 Million.
3. Rihanna – $230 Million
Robyn Rihanna Fenty is amongst the most popular Barbadian singer, who first rose to fame, from her debut album ‘Pon De Replay’. This album was released after her breakup from rapper Jay-Z which gained lots of media attention and hype. Later her second album ‘Good Girl Gone Bad’ proved that this Diva is here to stay. She is currently only 29 and has gained so much love, success and has managed to create an eye-whopping net worth of $230 Million. He makes pop, R&B, reggae and hip-hop music. She has won multiple Music Awards, including 8 Grammy’s, 12 American and 12 Billboard Music Awards. In 2012, she was ranked as the fifth most influential celebrity by Forbes.
2. Lady Gaga – $275 Million
Stefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta aka Lady Gaga doesn’t require an introduction. She is literally a phenomenon in the fashion as well as the music industry. She entered Hollywood in 2001 and since has raised the ladder of success and fame continuously. She is not just a singer, she is also an amazing actress and a business woman. ‘The Fame Monster’, ‘Bad Romance’, ‘Alejandro’ and ‘Telephone’ are some of the most successful works. She has sold over 146 million singles and 27 Million albums worldwide. She has also won multiple awards for her work in music, including 6 Grammy’s and 3 Brit Awards.
1. Taylor Swift – $280 Million
Taylor Alison Swift is a well-known face, in almost every household worldwide. She is known for songwriting her relationship experiences and then singing them to the world. She is just 27 and has made a net worth of $280 Million, which is three times more than her successful businessman father. She entered Hollywood with her sweet innocence in 2004, creating country music, but with her last album ‘1989’, which sold over a million copies in just one week. In this album, she focuses more on pop music. She has won dozens of awards including 4 Grammy’ with just her first album. She is considered as one of the most powerful and influential females on the planet.
These are some of the most popular celebrities, who have managed to earn a net worth, more than dozens of states in Africa and developing countries in the world. They are all young and free, to experiment and create new stuff for their fans to enjoy.