Ed Sheeran crowned richest British star under 30 for THIRD year

Heat’s Rich List 2021: Ed Sheeran crowned richest British star under 30 for THIRD year with £236m fortune while Harry Styles retains second place with £80m and Jesy Nelson is named for first time after earning £13.5m

  • In the last year, Ed has increased his estimated worth by £26.5m 
  • Meanwhile, Harry has doubled his earnings since splitting from One Direction, having landed a string of successful acting roles and fashion deals 
  • Ex band member Jesy’s £13.5m earnings saw her swoop into 19th place 
  • Her former band Little Mix found themselves in third place, banking £66.7m. In the decade since winning X Factor, the group has sold over 60m records

Now in its eleventh year, the heat Rich List reveals Britain and Ireland’s youngest and richest stars.

And Ed Sheeran, 30, has retained his crown as the richest British star under thirty for the third year running, with eye-watering earnings of £236.5m.

Once again Harry Styles, 27, placed second, racking up a whopping £80m, while Jesy Nelson, 30, found herself on the list for the first time since leaving Little Mix this year, pocketing £13.5m.

First place: Ed Sheeran, 30, has retained his crown as the richest British star under thirty for the third year running, with eye-watering earnings of £236.5m

In the last year, Ed – who boasts not only the most-streamed single of all time with Shape Of You but also the highest-grossing tour of all time with Divide Tour – has increased his estimated worth by £26.5m.

Meanwhile, Harry has doubled his earnings since splitting from One Direction, having landed a string of successful acting roles and fashion deals.

Little Mix found themselves in third place, banking £66.7m. In the decade since winning X Factor, the group has sold over 60m records.

Ex band member Jesy’s £13.5m earnings saw her swoop into 19th place.

Big bucks: Once again Harry Styles, 27, placed second, racking up a whopping £80m in the last year

Newcomer: Jesy Nelson, 30, found herself on the list for the first time since leaving Little Mix this year, pocketing £13.5m

Niall Horan found himself two slots behind former bandmate Harry, with the Irish star’s £57.5m earnings landing him in fourth place on the list. Most of his profits hail from his 1D days, however the 28-year-old also increased his earnings with solo music and business investments.

In fifth place was Cara Delevingne (£52m), whose company Cara & Co turned over profits of £9.6m last year.

Louis Tomlinson and Liam Payne placed joint sixth place with £47m each while Zayn Malik was not far behind, banking a tidy £38m, which earned him ninth place on the list.

With 43.5m to her name, hit-maker Dua Lipa was in eighth place. Not only was the star’s Future Nostalgia album a world-wide hit, but she’s also secured high-income partnerships with Versace, YSL, Puma and Evian.

Third: Little Mix found themselves in third place £66.7m. In the decade since winning X Factor, the group has sold over 60m records

Impressive: Niall Horan found himself two slots behind former bandmate Harry, with the Irish star’s £57.5m earnings landing him in fourth place

Fifth: In fifth place is Cara Delevingne, whose company Cara & Co turned over profits of £9.6m last year

In tenth place was Sam Smith with £36.8m. Not only has the singer sold over 30m albums worldwide, but he recently picked up £183k for singing his hit Stay With Me at the Las Vegas wedding of a casino heiress.

Notable new entries outside of the top ten include Scottish singer Lewis Capaldi at 16 – who despite claiming to have less than £200 in his bank two years ago, now has £17m. 

Despite just being 17, actress Millie Bobby Brown stands at number 25 with £7.2m.


Joint place: Louis Tomlinson and Liam Payne placed joint sixth place with £47m each

Reason to be happy: With 43.5m to her name, hit-maker Dua Lipa was in eighth place

Teenage earner: Despite just being 17, actress Millie Bobby Brown stands at number 25 with £7.2m

Not only does the Netflix star pocket £200k an episode for Stranger Things, but her lead role in Enola Holmes nets her £4.4m and she also owns her own vegan beauty brand, Florence by Mills.

Meanwhile, Kylie Jenner remains the wealthiest star aged 30 or under outside the UK with a huge £773m.

Elsewhere, Love Island’s Liberty Poole is the biggest earner of this year’s show, netting a £1m deal with In The Style and a six-figure contract with Skinny Tan. 

Liberty – who placed – is also set to appear on January’s Dancing On Ice and her 1.5million Instagram following earns her up to £24k a post, according to experts. 

HEAT RICH LIST 2021 

The Full List

1. Ed Sheeran, 30, (£236.5m)

2. Harry Styles, 27, (£80m)

3. Little Mix (£66.7m)

4. Niall Horan, 28, (£57.5m)

5. Cara Delevingne,29, (£52m)

6. Louis Tomlinson, 29, (£47m) and Liam Payne, 28, (£47m)

8. Dua Lipa, 26, (£43.5m)

9. Zayn Malik, 28, (£38m)

10. Sam Smith, 29, (£36.8m)

11. Daisy Ridley, 29, (£32.8m)

12. John Boyega, 29, (£28.5m)

13. Rita Ora, 30, (£26.5m)

14. Stormzy, 28, (£23.5m) 

16. Lewis Capaldi, 25, (£17m) NEW ENTRY  

17. George Ezra, 28, (£14.2m)

18. Sophie Turner, 25, (£14.1m) 

19. Jesy Nelson, 30, (£13.5m) NEW ENTRY

20. Disclosure (12m) NEW ENTRY

21. Tom Holland, 25, (£11m)

22. Tommy Mallet, 29, (£9.7m)

23. Maisie Williams, 24, (£8.7m)

24. Sam Faiers, 30, (£8m)

25. Millie Bobby Brown, 17, (£7.2m)

26. Jake Bugg, 27, (£5.7m) NEW ENTRY

27. Saoirse Ronan, 23, (£6.1m)

28. Jodie Comer, 28, (£5.7m) 

29. Anne-Marie, 30, (£5.4m) NEW ENTRY

30. Dave, 23, (£5.2m) NEW ENTRY

 

Top 5 Wealthiest Stars Outside The UK

1. Kylie Jenner, 24, (£773m)

2. Justin Bieber, 27, (£347m)

3. Miley Cyrus, 28, (£190m)

4. Ariana Grande, 28, (£162m)

5. BTS (£100m)  

Richest British Sportswomen

1. Laura Kenny, 29, (£4.7m)

2. Emma Raducanu, 18, (£4m)

3. Katarina Johnson-Thompson, 28, (£3.8m)

4. Sky Brown, 13, (£3.5m)

5. Ellie Simmonds, 26, (£3.2m)

Most Bankable Love Island Stars

1. Liberty Poole, 22, (£1.7m)

2. Millie Court, 24, (£700k)

3. Kaz Kamwi, 27, (£300k)

4. Chloe Burrows, 26, (£200k)

5. Toby Aromolaran, 22, (£150k)

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