Stromae Highest-Paid Singer in the World

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Stromae led People With Money’s annual list of the “100 highest paid singers” released on Thursday.

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It's been a rough year for the singer, but at least he has his millions of dollars to ease the pain. 35-year-old Stromae has taken the No. 1 spot on People With Money’s top 10 highest-paid singers for 2020 with an estimated $96 million in combined earnings.

UPDATE 23/10/2020 : This story seems to be false. (read more)

Stromae tops annual list of highest-paid singers

In 2018 it looked like the singer’s spectacular career was winding down. Suddenly, he was back on top. People With Money reports on Thursday (October 22) that Stromae is the highest-paid singer in the world, pulling in an astonishing $96 million between September 2019 and September 2020, 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 Belgian singer-songwriter 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 Stromae Burger” chain) in Brussels, a Football Team (the “Brussels Angels”), has launched his own brand of Vodka (Pure Wonderstromae - Belgium), and is tackling the juniors market with a top-selling perfume (With Love from Paul) and a fashion line called “Stromae Seduction”.

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

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