What Is Britney Spear’s Net Worth?
Britney Spears has a net worth of $70 million and is an American pop singer, actress, and entertainer. With her 1999 smash “Baby One More Time” and the 2000 follow-up single “Oops! I Did It Again,” Britney Spears became a big presence in mainstream pop music and pop culture. During the late 1990s, she is primarily recognized for resurrecting the teen pop genre. Britney Spears has sold more than 100 million records globally to date. Spears is the ninth best-selling female artist in the United States, according to the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA).
Britney Spears was one of the highest-paid entertainers in the world at the height of her popularity in the early 2000s. She made $40 million in 2002 alone from touring and record sales.
Britney’s globe tours have grossed $500 million worldwide as of this writing.
Britney made $350-$500 thousand per night playing at a Las Vegas residency between 2013 and 2017.
Britney Spear Early Life
Britney Spears began her acting career as a child, performing in both stage productions and television series. Spears tried out for a relaunch of The Mickey Mouse Club but was turned down because she was too young. Spears went on to become a client of a New York City talent agency, and in December 1992, she was cast in The Mickey Mouse Club. Her first studio album, “Baby One More Time,” was a tremendous smash, landing at number one on the Billboard 200 in the United States in 1999. After a month, the Recording Industry Association of America certified the record as two-times platinum. On its first day, the single “Baby One More Time” sold 500,000 copies, making it the fastest-selling single ever by a female artist and debuting at number one on the Billboard Hot 100.
Spears’ subsequent albums yielded singles such as “Oops!… I Did It Again,” “I’m a Slave 4 U,” “Me Against the Music,” “Piece of Me,” and others. Spears has also experimented with acting, appearing in the 2002 film Crossroads as a leading lady. In 2005, she and her then-husband Kevin Federline were featured in the reality series Britney & Kevin: Chaotic. Spears has appeared on a number of TV shows and developed a Candies limited-edition apparel collection.
Spears was hired as a judge on The X Factor in 2012. She was the highest-paid judge on a singing competition series in television history at the time, earning $15 million.
Britney has nine albums under her belt as of 2020: …Baby One More Time, from 1999, Oops! It’s the year 2000… I Did It Once More, Britney Spears, In the Zone (2001), Blackout (2003), Circus (2008), Femme Fatale (2011), Britney Jean (2013), and Glory (2016).
Britney Spear Personal Life
From 1998 through 2002, Britney Spears and Justin Timberlake were together. Who can forget the pop superstar duo and their matching denim ensembles on the American Music Awards red carpet in 2001?
Britney had a brief relationship with Fred Durst of Limp Bizkit in 2002. After attending a movie premiere with Colin Farrell in 2003, Spears was romantically linked to him.
After a night of partying in Las Vegas with her childhood friend Jason Alexander, they decided to get married on the spur of the moment in January 2004. Their marriage was then canceled 55 hours later.
Britney Spears stunned the world once more when she married her backup dancer Kevin Federline on October 6, 2004. Sean (born 2005) and Jayden (born 2006) were their two sons together, however, they divorced in 2007. When they split, she only paid Federline $1 million, but she promised to pay him $20,000 each month in child support until their children reach the age of 18.
She began dating paparazzo Adnan Ghalib in 2007. They ended their relationship in 2008.
Britney’s now-former manager, Jason Trawick, and she eventually found themselves in a steady relationship in 2009. They got engaged in December 2011, however, the engagement was called off in January 2013.
Spears began seeing David Lucado after she and Trawick called off their engagement. In a TMZ video, Spears discovered him cheating on her, prompting Spears to leave their relationship.
Between 2014 and 2015, Spears dated film producer Charlie Ebersol for eight months.
On the set of her “Slumber Party” music video in 2016, Britney met model and considerably younger man Sam Asghari. Since then, they’ve been inseparable. Sam was born in the Iranian city of Tehran in 1994. He is 13 years Britney’s junior, but he appears to be the right match for her.