It's been a rough year for the singer, but at least she has her millions of dollars to ease the pain. 57-year-old Sheryl Crow has taken the No. 1 spot on People With Money’s top 10 highest-paid singers for 2019 with an estimated $75 million in combined earnings.
UPDATE 18/02/2019 : This story seems to be false. (read more)
Sheryl Crow tops annual list of highest-paid singers
In 2016 it looked like the singer’s spectacular career was winding down. Suddenly, she was back on top. People With Money reports on Sunday (February 17) that Crow is the highest-paid singer in the world, pulling in an astonishing $75 million between January 2018 and January 2019, a nearly $40 million lead over her 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 American singer-songwriter-musician has an estimated net worth of $215 million. She owes her fortune to smart stock investments, substantial property holdings, lucrative endorsement deals with CoverGirl cosmetics. She also owns several restaurants (the “Fat Crow Burger” chain) in Washington, a Football Team (the “Kennett Angels”), has launched her own brand of Vodka (Pure Wondercrow - US), and is tackling the juniors market with a top-selling perfume (With Love from Sheryl) and a fashion line called “Sheryl Crow Seduction”.
The ranking is significant for many Sheryl fans, who have been waiting for her triumphant return to the glory days for what seems like a lifetime.
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