Taylor Swift Net Worth: Born on December 13, 1989, Taylor Alison Swift is an American singer-songwriter who is among the richest singers under 30. She is known for her country and pop songs which are mainly based on her own personal relationships. As of 2016, Swift’s net worth is estimated to be $310 million.
Swift was raised in Pennsylvania with a taste in music from a young age. She performed in Berks Youth Theater Academy at the age of 9 and used to take vocal lessons in New York City. At the age of 14, Swift moved to Nashville, Tennessee to pursue her music career taking along her parents.
At such a young age, she signed for Big Machine Records and released her first album in 2006. More recognition came from her second album “Fearless” which was a huge success. Songs from that album “Love Story” and “You belong with me” are still on people’s playlist to date. That year she also won the Album of the year award.
Her fourth album “Red” showed a change in genres and was again a huge hit. “I knew you were trouble” was the main hit of her album, which many cited as being written based upon her relationship with Harry Styles. Her fifth album “1989” has kept on becoming better winning the Album of the Year award in 2015. “Shake It Off”, “Blank Space” and “Bad Blood” were the most popular singles from that album.
She has won too many awards and honors that can be listed. Her most notable honors are her 10 Grammy Awards, 23 Billboard Music Awards and 1 Brit Award. She has also been named among the top 100 celebrities and TIME magazine declared her as one of the 100 most influential people in the world.
She is one of the top-earning women in music and has multiple sources of her wealth. Her main sources include album sales, concert tours, merchandise and endorsements. Swift has taken in about $111 million alone from endorsement income since 2006. She is also a philanthropist and has helped by donating to hospitals and different other sectors.
Taylor Swift Net Worth in Years
|Taylor Swift Net Worth in 2012||$140,213,577|
|Taylor Swift Net Worth in 2013||$201,621,068|
|Taylor Swift Net Worth in 2014||$225,412,082|
|Taylor Swift Net Worth in 2015||$291,133,676|
|Taylor Swift Net Worth in 2016||$310,607,320|
Concert Tours and Taylor Swift Net Worth
|Speak Now World Tour||$104,550,000|
|The Red Tour||$127,500,000|
|The 1989 World Tour||$131,750,000|
Taylor Swift Net Worth from Album Sales
One of the most powerful women in the world, Taylor Swift’s net worth seems to be rising every year with her endorsements and new albums. There are also rumors that she may start her own clothing line soon which means more money. Forbes has estimated that she is well on her way to be a billionaire by the age of 30 if she keeps up with the rate of her cash flow. After deducting her tax expenses which are more than a mammoth $400 and fees to agents her net worth stands to be $310 million as of this date.