Ed Sheeran Beats Adele in Rich List of Wealthiest Musicians
The 28-year-old singer’s worth was revealed in a new edition of the Sunday Times Rich List. He is now worth £160 million, that’s an extra £80 million from last year.
Adele, 31, is worth £150 million but still remains the wealthiest female recording artist.
Andrew Lloyd Webber, 71, is number 1 on the Rich List with a fortune of £820m. Sir Paul McCartney, 76, comes in second place with £750m after his wealth reduced by £70m from last year’s total.
Irish rock group U2 are third on the Rich List with a fortune of £583m. Sir Elton John is at number four on the list with a fortune of £320 million. Sir Mick Jagger, valued at £275 million, is the fifth on the Rich List.