The 15 Worlds Richest Musicians of 2016
1 - Paul McCartney Net Worth 1 24 Billion
Sir Paul McCartney was a member of a little band called The Beatles. The Beatles broke up in 1970, but that did not slow down McCartney. He has put out dozens of records and sold tens of millions of copies.
Now, more than 50 years after he reached global fame with the band, McCartney is still putting out music and staying relevant in pop culture. As a result, he is number one on this list with an estimated net worth of $1.24 billion in 2016.
Sir Paul McCartney has won 21 Grammy Awards and is considered one of the greatest pop songwriters that ever lived, so are you really surprised he’s the richest musician in the world?