Music is something that gets into your soul and refreshes it. Singers and musicians have always been an attraction for people all around the world. The world has seen legendary male and female singers. They seem to have all the good things in the world like oodles of talent, and devoted fans. They have millions of dollars earnings from their most sold platinum albums and sold out concert trips around the globe. Here in this article we present to you the richest male singers of the world in the year 2013. These richest male singers of the world have earned a lot in recent years and have become richest entertainers of 2013.
10. Justin Timberlake
Although since Future Sex/Love Sounds in 2006 Justin Timberlake has not released any albums so far still he sustains his position as one of the most popular and richest male singer. His earnings have touched 40 million dollars in the last year with his lucrative endorsements and featured appearances with other singers.
9. Jonas Brothers
The renowned Disney channel regulars Jonas brothers are a popular figure to be the richest male musicians and singers. They earned 35.5 million dollars last year. Their success is based also on the two Disney channel movies Camp rock and its sequel Camp Rock: The final Jam. Un till this year the Jonas Brothers have released four music albums that are, Vines and Trying Times, Jonas Brothers, It’s About Time, and Jonas Brother, and they all have been huge success.
8. Toby Keith
For his private concerts for co-operations and his public sold out tours, Toby Keith owes 48 million dollars in the last year. He has also made profitable investments in publishing companies and a chain of restaurants. Keith is a country singer and besides his these investments he has been earning millions of dollars each year that make him one of the richest singers.
7. Rascal Flatts
Another renowned name in the country music genre is of Rascal Flatts. His third highest selling concert was in 2009 which grossed over 42 million dollars. This year his tour across the globe has completed 28 dates so far and each night the gross income is calculated to be 800,000 dollars each night. This contemporary country music band has three members that are, Gary Levox, Jay DeMarcus and JoeDon Rooney. They achieved success in their very first album in 2000 and since then their popularity graph is increasing day after day.
6. Kenny Chesney
Kenny Chesney makes his name as the most popular singer in the country music genre. In his last world tour he has been earning 1.6 million dollars every night and that is no doubt a huge success. He also has sponsorships contracts with giants like Corona and MasterCard. He has earned six Country Music awards and six Country music ass. awards as well.
To support his album Viva la Vida this English alternative rock band made a world tour and their gross earnings in the box office are calculated to be 105 million dollars. Coldplay also has another album in the pipeline and that means that it is going to sustain its position among the richest male singers even in the upcoming year. The band consists of the lead singer Chris Martin, Jonny Buckland as the lead guitarist, Will Champion the multi instrumental and Guy Berryman the drummer.
4. Bruce Springsteen
Bruce Springsteen is making sure that he keeps his place among the richest male singers of the world. His net earnings in the last year were almost 70 million dollars. He maintained his popularity from the last year from heavy rock play on classic radio stations and his most selling backlist. He is currently living in New Jersey, USA.
3. Jay Z
Jay Z has his name in the genre of Rap. He earned a cool sum of 63 million dollars last year mainly for his most sold-out Blueprint 3 concert. He comes from Brooklyn, New York. Currently married to Beyonce the rock star Jay Z is supposed to be the world’s third richest male singer.
AC/DC is an Australian band which ranks in the genre of heavy metal music. It is also considered to be a strong band considering its net earnings. In the previous year it earned almost 140 million dollars. And in their last tour around the globe for 99 shows they have been earning around 2 million dollars a night. That shows how strong and huge their fan following is.
U2 is the world’s most successful rock band. And their success is because of their amazing rock albums and millions of fans. U2 originated from Dublin. They have got the maximum number of Grammy awards, i.e. 22. They have also sold almost 150 million records worldwide. Along with merchandise sales and albums they have 311 million dollars gross earnings in the box office.