Britney Spears is a singer, actress and dancer having a total net worth of around $215 million as of late December 2017. She is talented in not only singing but also gymnastics for which she won many medals when she was young.

Early Life

Born on the 2nd of December 1981, in Mississippi, Britney Jean Spears is a child celebrity. Britney started singing at the age of 3 and had her first stage debut at the age of 5. She became a star at just the age of 18 with her globally hit album ‘Hit me Baby One more time’ in 1999. She has been married twice but is now single and has two children from her previous marriages.

Earnings included in Britney Spears net worth

Her music career

Britney has sold more than 100 million albums and singles throughout her career and is also considered to be one of the ‘Best- selling artists’.

  • In 1997, Britney was signed officially to ‘Jive Records’
  • In 1999, Britney’s debut album ‘Hit me Baby One More Time’ was released and immediately soared to the #1 spot on the Billboard 200 selling more than 10 million copies and earning around $25 million
  • Her second album ‘Oops! I did it Again’ was released in 2000 debuting #1 and selling 1.3million copies worldwide in its initial months. Up to date, the album has sold over 25 million copies. The album earned around $20 million
  • Britney’s third album was self-titled and released in 2001 and made its debut on the Billboard at the #1 spot and made $10 million
  • In 2003, Spears released her fourth album titled ‘In the Zone’ which grossed almost $10 million
  • Her ‘Greatest Hits’ Compilation in 2004 grossed around $6 million
  • In 2007, her fifth album ‘Blackout’ was released and hit the #2 spot on Billboard and #1 spot in many other countries and earning a total of $3.1 million
  • In 2008, her album ‘Circus’ was released which made $4.5 million
  • Britney’s seventh album was released in 2011 titled ‘Femme Fatale’ and saw a lot of success peaking at the charts of many countries. Its main single was ‘Hold It against me’. The album cashed in almost $1.2 million
  • In 2013, she released her album ‘Britney Jean’ which earned only $340,000

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Touring

  • In 1999, she performed on her tour of Baby One more time earning $35 million from ticket sales alone
  • The ‘Oops! I did it again’ tour made more than $40.5 million in 2000
  • Her ‘Dream within a dream tour’ in 2001 grossed more than $43.7 million
  • Her tour ‘The Circus Starring Britney Spears’ grossed over $131.8 million
  • Britney’s ‘Femme Fatale’ Tour in 2011 grossed $6.2 million

Movie and Television Career

  • Spears made her debut in Off-Broadway musical titled ‘Ruthless!’
  • She appeared in many commercials and as a contestant n the TV show called ‘Star Search.’
  • In 1992, Britney was a part of the cast of ‘The Mickey Mouse Club’ along with Justin Timberlake, Christina Aguilera and Ryan Gosling
  • Britney scored the starring role in the movie ‘Crossroads’ in 2002 which earned around $61.1 million out of which her salary was around $2 million
  • In 2008, she also made an appearance on the TV sitcom ‘How I met your mother.’
  • In 2012, Spears was also a judge on The X Factor and earned a salary of $15 million

Property

  • Britney Spears owns a home in the Hidden Hills worth $12.9 million. The home also has luxuries like a swimming pool and a tennis court
  • The singer also owns a home in Los Angeles worth around $8.5 million

Vehicle collection

  • She holds a Mercedes Benz G55 worth $115,400
  • A Jaguar XK worth $98,425

Endorsements and ventures

  • In 2000, Britney released her very own limited edition glasses called ‘Shades Of Britney.’
  • In 2001, Britney and Pepsi signed a deal worth $8 million and also a contract with shoe company called ‘Skechers.’
  • 2002, Britney released her very own video game ‘Britney’s Dance Beat’ and also opened the first of her restaurant line called Nyla in New York
  • In 2004, she appeared on the legendary gladiator themed commercial of Pepsi alongside Beyonce, Enrique and Pink. She also released a fragrance with Elizabeth Arden called ‘Curious.’
  • In 2013, Britney signed a contract with ‘Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino’ for a two-year concert called ‘Britney: Piece Of Me.’
  • In 2016, she appeared on the cover of V magazine and Marie Claire
  • 2016, Britney also launched her role- play game called ‘Britney Spears: American Dream’ in association with Glu Mobile

Books

  • In 2000, Britney published her first book titled ‘Britney Spears’ Heart To Heart.’
  • In 2001, she released the book ‘A Mother’s Gift’ that was co-written with her mother

Social Work

Britney Spears is a firm believer in Philanthropy and has given a lot towards society. She is the founder of the Britney Spears Foundation which started off as a summer camp for kids who wanted to perform but were underprivileged.

  • In 2011, Britney gave $50,000 to the ‘Mercy Ministries of Nashville’ as they help young women deal with drug problems and pregnancy issues
  • Britney also donated around $42,000 to Cri Help Rehab which is situated in California
  • In 2006, her foundation donated almost $585,000 to charity and to help the victims of the Hurricane Katrina
  • Britney donated almost $1 million to the Nevada Childhood Cancer Foundation
  • In 2007, she donated $30,000 to the Kabbalah Centre and Spiritually For Kids
  • $50,000 to Gilda’s Club and $50,000 to the City of Hope and also an amount of $6000 to the ‘American Cancer Society’

Britney supports many foundations and charities. Some of which are:

  • Elton John AIDS Foundation
  • Keep A Child Alive
  • Red Cross
  • Save the Children
  • Kids Wish Network
  • ONE DROP
  • United Way
  • Promises Foundation and many more
  • She also supports causes related to Abuse, Water, Women, Cancer, Children, Education and Poverty

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Conclusion

Britney Spears has gone through a lot of ups and downs of celebrity life and seen a lot of hardships being famous from a child. She has made a career for herself and is appreciated by fans all over the world and is considered to be one of the best female artists.