Adele Named UK’s Richest Female Musician Ever With £85m Fortune
Top female R&B Singer Adele has been named the richest female musician ever in the UK.For the fifth year running Adele is also ranked top of the Young Music Rich List, covering those aged 30 and under.
The 27-year-old’s fortune was boosted by the November release of 25 – her first album in four years.
The singer made her debut on the under-30s list in 2011 in ninth place, but by 2012 she had secured the top spot, a position she has held onto ever since.
Adele with her £85m is now ranked at number 30 in the overall UK and Ireland music millionaires list, above Sir Cliff Richard, Gary Barlow and Kylie Minogue, and up from 43rd place last year.