Lady Gaga Tops the List of Successful Young Celebrities

Most of us are anxious to know about the wealthiest people in the world. Forbes is one American magazine that is known for its lists of successful and influential people on planet earth. The magazine also publishes a list of wealthiest and famous young celebrities every year. Lady Gaga, musician, singer and philanthropist, has topped this list of top ten most successful young celebrities under the age of 30 in 2013. In the just released list of top earning young celebrities, Lady Gaga seems to have earned nearly $80 million in the year from June 2012 to June 2013 to be the most successful.

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Lady Gaga 1Despite having been ranked number one, Lady Gaga could have earned much more had she not sustained a hip injury to remain sidelined for a few months. This injury forced her to end her tour called Born This Way earlier than scheduled. She had to spend weeks sitting on a wheelchair that was of course gold plated and designed by Louis Vuitton. According to the latest list released by Forbes, Lady Gaga beat Canadian teen sensation Justin Bieber by nearly $22 million. Surprisingly, the list saw Taylor Swift at number 3 position with the annual earnings of around $55 million.  This list of most successful young celebrities under the age of 30 is dominated by women as 7/10 positions have been secured by ladies. The other women who are seen in this list of moist successful young celebrities are Rihanna, Kristen Stewart, Katy Perry, Jennifer Lawrence, and Adele.

 

Most of the earnings of Lady Gaga this year have come from her aborted world tour called Born This Way. This young singer was a very high number 2 on another list released by Forbes. Of course this was the list of the most powerful young celebrities. The newest member of this elite club of young and successful celebrities is Jennifer Lawrence who also bagged an Academy Award for her performance in Silver Linings Playbook. According to this list, Jennifer made around $21 million to make the cut.

 

Taylor Swift has slid two places to rank number three this year despite having earned around $55 million. This is just $2Lady Gaga million less than what she earned last year. Rihanna is at number four position having earned nearly $43. Along with hit singles like Stay and Diamonds, she also relentlessly toured around the world to earn a massive income this year. She also released her new album Unapologetic this year and the album became Platinum.  Adele, the British singer who won the Oscars for the Best Original Song for James Bond Movie Skyfall earned just what her age is. $25 million at the age of 25 is certainly not a bad performance, is it?

 

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Twilight Saga has made two young millionaires in Kristen Stewart and Taylor Launter. Though both are at the bottom of the list, it is a credible feat for Kristen who has had a break up with married director Rupert sanders and also for Launter who has just turned 21.