Mick Jones Highest-Paid Musician in the World

Mick Jones
Mick Jones led People With Money’s annual list of the “100 highest paid musicians” released on Wednesday.

It's been a rough year for the musician, but at least he has his millions of dollars to ease the pain. 67-year-old Mick Jones has taken the No. 1 spot on People With Money’s top 10 highest-paid musicians for 2022 with an estimated $96 million in combined earnings.

UPDATE 01/12/2022 : This story seems to be false. (read more)

Mick Jones tops annual list of highest-paid musicians

In 2020 it looked like the musician’s spectacular career was winding down. Suddenly, he was back on top. People With Money reports on Wednesday (November 30) that Jones is the highest-paid musician in the world, pulling in an astonishing $96 million between November 2021 and November 2022, a nearly $60 million lead over his closest competition.

People With Money’s factors

In compiling this yearly list, the magazine considers factors such as upfront pay, profit participation, residuals, endorsements and advertising work.

The British musician has an estimated net worth of $275 million. He owes his fortune to smart stock investments, substantial property holdings, lucrative endorsement deals with CoverGirl cosmetics. He also owns several restaurants (the “Fat Jones Burger” chain) in London, a Football Team (the “London Angels”), has launched his own brand of Vodka (Pure Wonderjones - UK), and is tackling the juniors market with a top-selling perfume (With Love from Mick) and a fashion line called “Mick Jones Seduction”.

The ranking is significant for many Mick fans, who have been waiting for his triumphant return to the glory days for what seems like a lifetime.

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