826 views | Emmanuel Anthony | June 6, 2019
Famous musician, Rihanna has been named the wealthiest female musician in the world. According to Forbes, the 31-year-old has amassed a $600 million fortune.
This puts her ahead of fellow Madonna ($570 million), Céline Dion ($450 million), and Beyoncé ($400 million).
However, her wealth shot up after her partnership with French luxury goods giant LVMH, who co-owns Fenty Beauty.
The makeup brand launched in September 2017 and became a viral success with a reported $100 million in sales in its first few weeks.
Fenty Beauty has reportedly generated an estimated $570 million in revenue and is worth more than $3 billion overall.
Rihanna also co-owns her Savage X Fenty lingerie line with online fashion retailer TechStyle Fashion Group.
Earlier in the week, Forbes declared Roc Nation mogul, Jay-Z, the first billionaire rapper with a fortune that includes liquor, real estate, and investments.