Five-time American Music Awards winner Katy Perry is one of the best selling music artists of all time with over 100 million records sold worldwide throughout her music career. The 33-years-old has a net worth of $130 million as estimated in 2017.
Perry's second tour California Dreams that started from February 2011 grossed over $59.5 million universally, and she also won the MTV Europe Music Awards for Best Live Act of 2011. The tour ended in January 2012, and she earned over $5 million from the tour.
Back in 2008, she had an affair with the rapper Travie McCoy and later, after a year, she got engaged to the English comedian Rusell Brand and went for the vacation in Rajasthan, India, and got married.
Katy Perry: Net Worth, Salary, Career
Perry's song, The One That Got Away from her third album was at the number 3 on the Billboard Hot 100. Likewise, her first single I Kissed a Girl that was released in 2008 held the number one spot.
Her second album One of the Boys that released in 2008 was the major breakthrough for the American artist's career as it sold over 7 million copies worldwide, while Perry was able to bank over $5 million from the music album.
Katy Perry: One of the Boys
Later, after a year in 2009, she won the Brit Awards as International Female Solo Artist. The same year, she started her first world tour Hello Katy Tour, which grossed over $1.5 million, 91% of their target.
Perry's single, E.T. featuring Kanye West was the fourth single from her 2010 album. The song named Teenage Dream made at number one on the Billboard Hot 100 list in less than two weeks of its release, making Katy Perry the first female artist with five number ones on Billboard.
In 2013, Perry released her fourth album Prism which sold over $4 million copies worldwide and also grabbed the 1st rank on Billboard 200 chart along with a Grammy nomination. Perry took home over $7.8 million from the album as her net worth was over $45 million in 2014.
Following this, Perry headed towards her third major tour Prismatic World Tour and performed in 27 countries. This one proved to be Katy Perry's most successful tour as it sold over 2 million tickets and collected over $350 million pretax. The tour ended in October 2015, and Katy Perry's alone cut was over $135 million playing 124 concerts.
Katy Perry’s income in the year 2014-2015 was $5,294,118. She made slightly more than $4.5 million in 2013. In 2016, Katy Perry’s yearly income was more than $6,088,235.
— KATY PERRY (@katyperry) May 15, 2017
Her latest album Witness released in June 2017. The official tour for the album started in September last year and will end on August this year.
Besides, she has also acted in a few movie. She starred in the 2012 autobiographical documentary, Katy Perry: Part of Me and also gave her voice in the film adaptation of a comic book, The Smurfs and its sequel featuring Neil Patric Harris and Hank Azaria. Moreover, she will be appearing as the judge in the new seasons of American Idol.
Katy Perry: House, Car, Endorsement, Properties
Besides her income from her music career, she makes over $1.5 million per year from her endorsement deals with Proactiv, Adidas, and Ubisoft. She also owns a fragrance line, Purr.
Katy Perry: Purr
The ex-wife of Russel Brand, Katty also owns a house in Hollywood Hills which was listed on sale for $9.5 million in 2017. The mansion was built in 1954 and features four bedrooms and six-bathrooms. Katy Perry had bought this property after the success of her third album, Teenage Dream.
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Perry also owns a property in Beverly Hills, which she bought for $19 million from former owner Cody Leibel, who had purchased it back in 2007 for $9.2 million. The house is built in an area of 5,427 square-ft and features 5-bedrooms and 5-bathrooms.
Katy Perry's house in Hollywood Hills
Similarly, her house in New York is said to be worth about $2.7 million, while her house in Los Feliz, Los Angeles, California, is said to have a market price of around $3.5 million.
Katy Perry drives Audi A5 which has a price of $75,990 for its base model. Her car collection includes a Tesla Model S, which costs $101,500. Her Maserati has an estimated price of $100,000. Moreover, she has a $102,000 Fisker Karma, a BMW 3 Series car (starting price: $47,645), a Land Rover Range Rover and a pink smart car.