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Madonna, Rihanna and Taylor Swift feature on list of America’s richest self-made entrepreneurs

Madonna, Rihanna and Taylor Swift feature on list of America's richest self-made entrepreneurs

The likes of Madonna, Rihanna and Taylor Swift have all been included on Forbes‘ annual list of America’s richest self-made entrepreneurs.

Rihanna secured 33rd spot, making the list for the first time with a staggering net worth of $600 million.

According to the publication, her cosmetics line Fenty Beauty had over $600 million in sales in 2019, while her Savage x Fenty lingerie line secured $50 million from investors. Additionally, her charitable Clara Lionel Foundation raised $22.5 million for COVID-19 relief.

Madonna came in 40th place with a net worth of $550million, while Swift secured the 62nd spot with $365 million.

Rihanna attends a Fenty Beauty event in Seoul, Korea (Picture: Han Myung-Gu/WireImage)

Other high profile musicians on the list included Celine Dion ($455 million), Beyoncé ($420 million), Barbra Streisand ($400 million), Jennifer Lopez ($150 million) and Lady Gaga ($150 million).

You can check out the whole list here.

Madonna’s inclusion on the list comes after she confirmed her vote for Joe Biden in the US presidential election.

Sharing three selfies, she wrote: “The 3 faces of a girl who just Voted!! Get out there and take responsibility people!! #bidenharris2020.”

Madonna recently revealed that she is set to direct and co-write her own upcoming biopic.

Universal Pictures will be developing the forthcoming biopic, with Diablo Cody – who won an Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay in 2007 for Juno – set to write it alongside Madonna.

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Alice Jacob

Alice Jacob

Alice is the senior writer, responsible for Hollywood movies news at thenewspocket. She is also very passionate about the stars and always looking around to use them in an innovative way in daily life.

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