10 Inspiring personalities who are among the Richest Celebrities in the world
2 One Direction
After securing 3rd place in the British version of the x factor in 2010, this boy band was signed on by music promoter Simon Cowell. The group went on to become a worldwide phenomenon raking up awards including seven American music awards. The boy band with its five members Liam Payne, Louis Tomlinson, harry Styles, Niall Horan and Zayn Malik became global heartthrobs.
A great example of unity in the music industry, One direction was listed by Forbes as the world’s fourth highest earning celebrities whose highest grossing concert tour earned a staggering $282 million in 2014.
3 James Patterson
None can even contemplate how a novelist could become the worlds 3rd richest celebrity but James Patterson defied all odds and carved out his own road to success. Born into a middle class family, Patterson’s passion for writing varied from detective thrillers to children stories.
For Publishers, a James Patterson book is pure gold. The author’s age old mantra for success is determination and hard work where he writes 7 days a week. He writes about nine drafts in a single year and has earned over $700 million over the last decade, he donates millions of dollars to charities involved with student grants and scholarships.