Katy Perry Net Worth Is $100 Million (and increasing every year)
Katheryn Elizabeth Hudson popularly known as Katy Perry was born in California’s Santa Barbara and is amongst the most popular artists alive today. Her net worth is about $100 million, in accordance with her huge success and popularity. She gained a lot of fame through “I Kissed a Girl” which was her second single released in the summer of 2008. She became a youth icon and hitmaker.
As a kid, she attended the Dos Pueblos High School and is a graduate of Music Academy of the West. She has also acted on several occasions in her career and has other business interests as well which make her worth so much. Indeed, her real worth might be higher than the stated figure because of unknown, non-public assets. Her first album “One of the Boys” followed the success of her single with two multi-platinum tracks in it.
The huge success of her first album established her as a leading American Pop star. 2010 marked her coming of age as an artist because she picked up on the success of her first album with her second album “Teenage Dream”. The album became an instant success upon its release in US and Canada. It debuted at #1 on Billboard 200 chart and four of its tracks peaked at #1 in Billboard’s Hot 100 chart. In between she had been married to British comedian Russell Brand but divorced him after a little more than a year in 2012.
Her annual salaries in the last few years have constantly been above $40 million, which allows her to lead a very luxurious life. As for business, she promotes global brands like Adidas, Proactiv and Ubisoft. Besides that, she owns her own perfume line called “Purr”. All these brand promotions and businesses contribute a large sum of money to her net worth and make her one of the richest singers of all time and that too she achieved in a very small amount of time.