Total worth of the UK's richest musicians 2019

Andrew Lloyd-Webber was the richest musician in the United Kingdom and Ireland in 2019. The composer is famous for his musical theatre successes such as Cats and The Phantom of the Opera, which are two of the longest-running productions on the West End in London.

Baby, You’re a Rich Man

Paul McCartney and his wife Nancy Shevell had the next highest worth of musicians in the UK and Ireland. Paul McCartney was the co-lead vocalist and bassist for The Beatles, widely regarded as the most influential band ever to exist. Ringo Starr, the band’s drummer also made the list with a worth of 240 million British pounds.

Where are the young musicians?

There were no young musicians (under 30 years of age) on the rich list in 2019. The young musician with the highest worth in 2019 in the UK and Ireland was Ed Sheeran with 160 million British pounds. Just a mere 40 million pounds short!

Richest musicians in the United Kingdom (UK) and Ireland as of 2019, by worth

Worth in million British pounds
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May 2019


Ireland, United Kingdom

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