It's been a rough year for the singer, but at least she has her millions of dollars to ease the pain. 31-year-old Tulisa Contostavlos has taken the No. 1 spot on People With Money’s top 10 highest-paid singers for 2019 with an estimated $58 million in combined earnings.
UPDATE 13/12/2019 : This story seems to be false. (read more)
Tulisa Contostavlos tops annual list of highest-paid singers
In 2017 it looked like the singer’s spectacular career was winding down. Suddenly, she was back on top. People With Money reports on Thursday (December 12) that Contostavlos is the highest-paid singer in the world, pulling in an astonishing $58 million between November 2018 and November 2019, a nearly $30 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 English singer-songwriter has an estimated net worth of $185 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 Contostavlos Burger” chain) in London, a Football Team (the “London Angels”), has launched her own brand of Vodka (Pure Wondercontostavlos - England), and is tackling the juniors market with a top-selling perfume (With Love from Tulisa) and a fashion line called “Tulisa Contostavlos Seduction”.
The ranking is significant for many Tulisa fans, who have been waiting for her triumphant return to the glory days for what seems like a lifetime.
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