Ed Sheeran tops young musicians Sunday Times Rich List with fortune of £200 million
13 May 2020, 14:53
Ed Sheeran has topped the young musicians Sunday Times Rich List for the second year running, after his fortune increased by £40 million, according to the list.
The 29-year-old singer-songwriter is the richest musician in the UK aged 30 and under, listed as being worth £200 million.
Ed is followed by Harry Styles on £137 million less, with a total of £63 million.
Here is the Sunday Times Rich List of young musicians:
Ed Sheeran – £200 million
Harry Styles – £63 million
Niall Horan – £50 million
Little Mix – £48 million
Louis Tomlinson – £45 million
Liam Payne – £44 million
Zayn Malik – £36 million
Sam Smith – £33 million
Rita Ora | Stormzy (joint) – £20 million
George Ezra | Dua Lipa (joint) – £16 million
Elsewhere in the young musicians list, all five members of One Direction made the list.
At the bottom of the top ten were 24-year-old Dua Lipa, and 26-year-old George Ezra.
Both artists made their Sunday Times Rich List debuts.
George's wealth increased to £16m this year, as did Dua’s – making her the youngest musician on the list.
On the full musicians list, Lord Andrew Lloyd Webber and Sir Paul McCartney were at the top of the list, with fortunes of £800m each.