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2018 is shaping up to be a big year for Justin Bieber: his on off romance with Selena Gomez is apparently off again and the ‘Sorry’ hitmaker’s plagiarism lawsuit with indie singer Casey Dienel has been officially dropped.
SharingInstagram pictures of himself shirtless on private jets may be his way of showing off his money, but how much is Justin Bieber actually worth?
After being discovered singing onYouTubeaged 13, he was signed to Usher’s RBMG, and became the first artist to have seven songs from a debut record to chart on the Billboard Hot 100.
His first full length studio album, My World 2.0, released in 2010, debuted at the top of the charts in several countries and included the hit song, ‘Baby’.
With multiple tours and albums under his belt, his US music sales total $44.7 million (32m) and he has sold an estimated 140 million records, making him one of the world’s best selling music artists. He was also the first to surpass 10 billion total Vevo video views.
Justin became the second person to reach 100 million followers on Twitter in August 2017 after Katy Perry took the top spot.
Alongside this, he has been listed as the 13th highest paid celebrity in the world by Forbes.
Who is Justin Bieber?
Born on March 1, 1994, in Ontario, Canada, Justin Bieber is the only child of Jeremy Bieber and Pattie Mallette.
His mother, having had Justin at a young age, was forced to work low paying office jobs and reside as a single mother in low income housing.
Justin learnt how to play the piano, drums, guitar and trumpet while growing up and took part in local singing competitions.
Highlights in Justin Bieber’s career include his first single ‘One Time’ reaching number 12 on the Canadian Hot 100 in the first week of release in 2009 and then peaking at number 17 on the Billboard Hot 100.
He also performed ‘Someday at Christmas’ for Barack and Michelle Obama at the White House in the same year and performed on Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve.
In 2010, he presented the Grammy Awards and sang in the remake of ‘We Are the World’, written by Michael Jackson and Lionel Richie, to benefit Haiti after the earthquake.
Justin’s 3 D part biopic film Justin Bieber: Never Say Never was released in 2011 and grossed a total of $98.4 million (71m) worldwide.
In 2011, he was ranked No. 2 in the Forbes list of Best Paid Celebrities under 30 and is the youngest to have made $53 million (38m) in a 12 month period.
Most recently, Justin sang in a remix of Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee’s ‘Despacito’ and is currently the most viewed song of all time on Genius with 21.1 million views.
How much is Justin Bieber’s net worth?
Justin Bieber’s net worth has accumulated to approximately $265 million (191m) and his salary is currently $80 million (58m), according to Celebrity Net Worth.
In February 2010, his net worth was estimated to be $500,000 (360,000) but this was before the success of ‘Baby’ and by the end of the year, Justin’s worth was over $5 million (3.6m).
He maintained a net worth of over $170 million (122m) until 2014 when it officially topped $200 million (144m).
How does Justin Bieber make his money?
In addition to his music sales, Justin Bieber endorsed Adidas alongside NBA star Derrick Rose and Venus Williams in 2012.
He also became the ‘face’ and ‘body’ of Calvin Klein in 2015 and partnered with StarShop, a new app launched by Kevin Harrington.