The mixed of talent, hard-work, beauty and proper management is what made these ladies the most successful in the business.
Here is the top 25 richest and most powerful women in the music industry as of 2015, according to Celebrity Net Worth.
25) Janet Jackson – Net Worth: $150 Million
Janet first appeared on stage at the age of seven with the Jackson 5, following her passion for performing, at the age of ten she joined the sitcom cast of Good Times. As the youngest of the Jackson family, Janet became one of the biggest female pop and R&B stars of the 80’s and 90’s after her breakthrough album released in 1986. Since then she has sold over 100 million records worldwide and has landed 10 No.1 singles on the Billboard’s Hot 100.
=24) Jessica Simpson – Net Worth: $150 Million
Southern songstress, fashion designer and reality TV star Jessica Simpson flaunts two multi-platinum albums, a shoe line, hair care products and a handful of endorsements, all despite having dropped out of high school. Jessica Simpson has had 7 Billboard Top 40 hits, 3 Gold and 2 Multi-Platinum RIAA-Certified albums.
=23) Miley Cyrus – Net Worth: $165 Million
At age 18, Miley Cyrus already had four RIAA certified albums. She also had eight top-ten hits which joined the Billboard Hot 100. In 2011, she was named as the “Most Charted Teenager” by the Guinness Book of World Records. Today, she is considered one of the most successful artists who originated from Disney.
22) Britney Spears – Net Worth: $170 Million
Britney Spears was only 17 when she reached #1 on the U.S. pop music charts with her 1999 debut album.
Spears went from a teen actress on the Disney Channel’s The New Mickey Mouse Club to one of the most successful pop singers in the world with her 1999 debut album, …Baby One More Time.