Ariana Grande is only 29 years old but is already well-known in the music industry. Her fame and impact come with millions of dollars, as she is one of today’s most successful musicians; how much is she worth today?
According to Forbes, Ariana Grande has a net worth of $72 million as of 2020, making her one of the richest pop stars in the industry.
Aside from working as an actress and singer during her adolescence, the “My Everything” songstress also ventured into business, becoming a beauty entrepreneur.
According to an Insider breakdown, Grande began her career at 15 when she performed in local community theaters and cruise ships.
She got her start on Broadway at a young age after auditioning for one of Jason Robert Brown’s musicals.
The Grammy Award-winning singer won the National Youth Theatre Association Award for her performance as Charlotte in “13.”
Her career took off even further when she joined Nickelodeon in 2010. She played Cat Valentine in the hit teen show “Victorious.”
According to a contract obtained by TMZ, Grande earned $9,000 per episode during the first season of the show. She was compensated for writing songs for the series in addition to her acting role.
Following the success of “Victorious,” fans couldn’t get enough of her character on the show, prompting Nickelodeon to produce “Sam & Cat,” a spin-off series starring Jennette McCurdy, who played Sam Puckett on “iCarly.”
Her music career began in 2013, when she released her debut album “Yours Truly,” which was a huge success with fans. According to Business Wire, her record sold 138,000 copies in its first week.
It was not revealed how much money she made from the album’s sales, but a previous report stated that she received at least $50,000 for the project.
Fast forward to today, and Ariana Grande has become one of the most in-demand pop stars, dominating charts and music streaming platforms with massive hit songs like “God is a Woman,” “No Tears Left to Cry,” “Rain On Me,” and many more.
She also performed on several world tours, earning millions of dollars.
Grande’s most recent project was launching her cosmetics line r.e.m. beauty, which began selling various beauty products and quickly sold out.