Selena Gomez Net Worth, Early Life, Awards and Nominations.
Selena Gomez is a singer, actress, model, producer, and an American sweetheart. She is one of the richest female singers and has achieved so much in only 27 years of age. She is not only famous for her terrific vocals, but also her captivating beauty, charm, and elegance. She is America’s favorite female star. People love her good influence and she has an army of loyal fans who are always there to support her in her every endeavor.
Selena Gomez Net Worth as of 2020
Selena Gomez is worth $75 million. Her wealth mainly came through her successful acting gigs and music concert earnings. She also stars in many ads and commercials and earns through Instagram by influencer marketing, since her following is 154 million on Instagram. She is a brand ambassador and collaborates with many known brands such as Puma and Krahs to earn money through sponsored posts. With her beauty and fan following, her net worth is expected to reach at least $100 million by the next year.
Selena Gomez’s Early Life
Selena Gomez was born when her mother was only 16 years old. Her mother belonged to a lower-class family and had to earn her own bread and butter to raise herself and her daughter. At the age of 12, Selena Gomez started auditioning for acting roles. Due to her charm and wits, she quickly landed a role in ‘Barney and Friends’ and from that moment onwards she realized that she is meant for the entertainment industry. She was a huge success at the beginning of her career and as time passed she started gaining even more fame. Fast forward a few years, she became a Disney sensation. She starred in ‘The Suite Life of Zack and Cody’ and ‘Hanna Montanna’. She is best remembered for her record-breaking performance as Alex Russo in ‘The wizards of Waverly place’.
The Start of a Singing Career
Being a teenager, she established her own production house at the age of 16. Her first song was recorded as a theme song for her show ‘The Wizards of Waverly Place’
She signed a deal with Hollywood Records to launch her own music album. In 2009, Selena Gomez released her first album with her band ‘Selena Gomez and the Scene’. The album was known as ‘Kiss and Tell’ and was a major hit. The following year, she released her next album. Her second album was named ‘A year without rain’. As expected, this was also a great success. After her third album, Selena Gomez announced a break in music career to focus more on her acting career. She returned from her untimely break in 2013 with an announcement that she has parted from her band and now will be releasing and performing solo.
In a retrospect, Selena Gomez has released at least 30 singles so far with 3 studio albums and 3 promotional singles. She has sold approximately 54 million songs and million albums and has topped the Billboard charts at least 4 times.
Awards and Nominations
In 15 years of her career as an actress and a singer, Selena Gomez has been nominated for 300 awards and has successfully won 100 out of them. Her award collection is as diverse as her fan following. She has won 6 ASCAP Pop Music Awards, 2 Billboard Women in Music Awards, 9 Bravo Otto Awards and 11 kids’ choice awards so far. She is the owner of 18 Teen Choice Awards and has also won a ‘Glamour Woman of the Year’ award. She has not been nominated or won any Grammy Award so far. But she does hold 10 Guinness World Records.
Yearly Income, Houses and Car Collection
With multiple brand sponsorships, private and public concerts, a production house and many hit single videos on Youtube, Selena Gomez as a lot of earning options under her belt. She earns around $10- $15 million every year but recently since she was on medical leave due to her surgery, she earned $5 million as her passive income.
She charges around $1 million for each concert. The average ticket price for her concerts is $300, ranging somewhere in the middle of $200 to $350. She is the second-highest-paid social media influencer. She charges a whopping $0.8 million per post on Instagram. This means that she earns around $3 – $ 4 million every month only through her Instagram posts. Considering her fame and loyal followers, and the turnout rate that brands get by advertising on her page, she’s completely worth it.
Like many other celebrities, Selena Gomez does not just own one car but owns plenty of them. She has many classy, ultra-premium cars parked in her garage. This collection includes BMW X6, Range Rover, Lamborghini Aventador, and a shiny black Mercedes Benz.
Selena Gomez also owns a small private jet that she rarely uses. She has a reputation for being considerate with her money and spending habits, so she is rarely seen doing any useless expenditure and tries to live as normal life as possible.
Selena Gomez recently sold her 10,000 square foot house in Fort Worth, Texas for $3 million. The house is nothing less than a palace since it was originally created as a replica of a vintage palace in France. The house is built as a mix of French and Arabic style. it has a beautiful entrance to a gorgeous road. The mega-mansion has a house with Candy Bars and Home Theatre.
She also owns multiple apartments in Manhattan and London, rumored to be worth at least $10 million. Currently, she resides in a house that she purchased for $2.5 million in Studio City. The house is just as grand and luxurious as Selena Gomez herself. Built on a 3200 square foot land, it is a vintage styled house that has in-house fruit and vegetable gardens and a massive swimming pool.
Even though she doesn’t spend much on extravagant things, Selena Gomez is still the queen of people’s hearts and she is making sure to live her life to the fullest.