Celebrities have it all. Good looks, fame, fortune and more opportunities than most of us can think of. Our society idolizes celebrities for these things and in today's generation, there are many successful celebrities that have made a killing at a very young age.
We thought it would be fun to monetize 15 celebrities that are under 30 years old but that are worth more than $30 million, which is exactly what we did.
Each celebrity on this list is swimming in cash, all before the ripe age of 30. They are the perfect examples of young, rich and beautiful and we thought it would be interesting to list them out for our readers.
Although we all wish to trade places with these celebs, always remember, the grass only seems greener on the other side. With their great power comes great responsibility and not everyone on this list was ready to be a role model.
From singers to actors and even athletes, this list is jam packed with the biggest ballers under 30. So sit back and enjoy finding out who is taking their finances to the next level.
15 Jennifer Lawrence - $75 million
Jennifer Lawrence is an Academy Award winning actress and at the young age of 27 years old, she has accomplished quite a bit.
Lawrence is one of those celebrities who won over the hearts of her fans by being completely and authentically herself. Her down to earth demeanor and natural talent are admirable qualities of hers. She has managed to keep her dignity throughout every situation show business has led her to, the good and the bad.
Lawrence has earned quite a lot of money throughout her career and she is just going up from here. Lawrence is one of those people who has her eyes on the prize.
"I've told myself I have a chance to make history, and that's my focus” stated Lawrence.
14 The Weeknd - $90 Million
The Weeknd is pretty much one of the coolest artists in the music industry. Inspired by Jean Michel Basquiat, The Weeknd has taken his unique sound to immense heights.
The Weeknd, who is known to his friends and family as Abel is a great talent. The 27-year-old has been killing the game and we love everything about him. He is smart, charming and oozing with creativity, something that is rare to find in today's celebrities.
The Weeknd has a real silent confidence about him, which can explain how he gets such stunning girls to fall in love with him. When asked in an interview about his insecurities, the musician replied with “Me not finishing school - in my head, I still have this insecurity when I'm talking to someone educated.” His lack of education did not stop him from being a huge success, something we are sure he is proud of.
13 Justin Bieber - $245 Million
Justin Bieber has been famous for the majority of his life and at 23 years old, he can very well retire right now.
Bieber loves nice clothes, fast cars and beautiful woman, however, his life was not always like that.
“I grew up below the poverty line; I didn't have as much as other people did. I think it made me stronger as a person, it built my character. Now I have a 4.0 grade point average and I want to go to college, and just become a better person.”
Bieber has been going through a rough patch the last little while and has now turned himself over to God and is becoming a more spiritual and religious person.
We love Bieber and we hope that he gets through this tough emotional time.
12 Rihanna - $230 million
Rihanna is young, beautiful, talented and has more cash than some countries. Her baller bank account matches her baller attitude and we along with most of the world can't get enough of this hottie.
Rihanna is one of the baddest girls in the music game and her unique style and raw talent are exactly why so many people adore her. She marches to the beat of her own drum and does not care who accepts her and who does not.
“When you realize who you live for, and who's important to please, a lot of people will actually start living. I am never going to get caught up in that. I'm gonna look back on my life and say that I enjoyed it - and I lived it for me," said Rihanna.
11 Ed Sheeran - $68 Million
Ed Sheeran made himself a household name over the past few years.
The sexy ginger is one of the most talented singers of this generation and his mass following has led him to this place in his career. Sheeran is one of those celebrities that you can't help but love. Not only are his songs great but you can just tell he is a sweet and lovable dude.
Sheeran writes a lot of songs surrounding love and when asked about his dating life he said the following “I don't really do that whole 'single life' thing. I'm kind of heads down and get things done.” With over 68 million dollars in the bank, it should not be so hard to find a girl to fall in love with you, especially when you are that good on a guitar.
10 Kristen Stewart - $70 Million
Kristen Stewart is a 27- year-old actress who is viewed as one of the most prominent young faces in Hollywood. Her incredible amount of talent has led her to some incredible roles including Into the Wild, Panic Room and of course Twilight, which took her superstardom to the next level.
Stewart may only be 27 but she is worth about 70 million dollars, which is an insane amount of cash. Her rise to fame may have led her to riches, but that does not mean she is living in happiness.
"The strangest part about being famous is you don't get to give first impressions anymore. Everyone already has an impression of you before you meet them” said Stewart. This goes to show that being rich and famous may not always be as fabulous as you think.
9 Ariana Grande - $35 million
Ariana Grande is without a doubt one of the most adorable ladies in show business. The 24-year-old pop star is not only easy on the eyes, but she is also easy on the ears.
Grande, who has found a huge amount of success throughout her career is not even close to being finished. She loves performing, in any way she can and said the following in a previous interview “I want to be a recording artist for my whole entire life. But Broadway is something I would come back to at any given moment. I love, love, love doing theater.”
Grande is worth a lot more than the average 24-year-old and her hard work is definitely paying off. We are looking forward to seeing what the future has in store for this great talent.
8 Emma Watson - $60 million
Emma Watson is a real class act. The child star who first got her shot at fame from Harry Potter is one of those celebrities who is not only successful in her career, but in her personal life as well. It is rare to find a celebrity that is as well rounded as Emma Watson.
Watson, who was a child star, always managed to stay away from trouble throughout her career. In a previous interview, the actress said “Ignoring fame was my rebellion, in a funny way. I was insistent on being normal and doing normal things. It probably wasn't advisable to go to college in America and room with a complete stranger. And it probably wasn't wise to share a bathroom with eight other people in a coed dorm. Looking back, that was crazy.”
Watson has everything going for her including a lump sum of cash and we know she is going to continue to grow that net worth.
7 Daniel Radcliffe - $110 million
The world will always remember Daniel Radcliffe as Harry Potter. The actor, who is only 28 is worth way over 30 million.
Radcliffe hit the jackpot when he got cast to play the lead in Harry Potter and it is safe to say his life has never been the same since. The young millionaire has always been down to earth and has gone on record saying “There is something inherently valuable about being a misfit. It's not to say that every person who has artistic talent was a social outcast, but there is definitely a value for identifying yourself differently and being proud that you are different.”
His ability to connect with his fans is a quality not many actors have.
6 Miley Cyrus - $160 million
Miley Cyrus went from a Disney star to a stoner princess and back to reality all in the past few years. Cyrus, who used to play Hannah Montana is a household name and her carefree attitude, banger hits and curiosity for the world around her is what makes her stand out from her peers.
Cyrus is cool, talented and full of life. She is way under 30 and worth way over 30 million. She sings from her heart and produces music she is proud of.
Cyrus has recently announced that she is living a sober life has a rad future ahead of her. Something tells us, she has something up her sleeve.
5 Avicii - $54 million
Avicii is one of the most successful DJ's on the planet and at only 27 years old, he has accomplished so much and has found so much success throughout his career.
Since Avicii rose to fame, he has worked with some of the biggest names in the music industry. Many people do not realize how hard this DJ works, however, his work ethic is linked directly to his success “A lot of work and thinking goes into my DJing. I want the entire night to progress seamlessly and when I have to adapt the energy on the fly for the crowd on any given night, I can do so with harmonic mixes that I've practiced over and over again. I am far from the only DJ that does this and it's something I take pride in being able to do” stated the DJ.
Avicii is worth over 30 million dollars and is one of the youngest millionaire DJs in the world, something he should feel very proud of.
4 Taylor Swift - $280 million
Taylor Swift is one of the biggest and most well-known names in the world. The pop-country superstar is one of the highest grossing artists of this generation.
Swift is one of those singers who has gathered such a huge following throughout the years. Her loyal and devoted fans are a big part of why she is so successful, that and of course her crazy amount of talent.
Swift is rich, beautiful, famous, however, she has yet to still find “the one”. The serial dater believes that her prince charming is out there but until then she will continue to share her dating life with the world through her music “I am getting to the point where the only love worth being in is the love worth singing about.”
3 Lionel Messi - $280 million
Lionel Messi is a thirty-year-old soccer player who is worth way over 30 million. Messi, who is probably seen as one of the best and most popular soccer players on the planet. The Argentinian native never imagined he would live a life full of so much success “I always thought I wanted to play professionally, and I always knew that to do that I'd have to make a lot of sacrifices. I made sacrifices by leaving Argentina, leaving my family to start a new life. I changed my friends, my people. Everything. But everything I did, I did for football, to achieve my dream” said Messi.
Messi is good looking, talented and rolling in cash, pretty much every mans dream. His success is both well earned and well received and we are looking forward to seeing what his career has in store for him next.
2 Drake - $100 Million
Drake is without a doubt one of the most successful artists of this generation. The Toronto native got his first taste of fame on the television show Degrassi: The Next Generation. From there, his love for music grew and he began stepping up the latter of the R&B world.
Drake's catchy songs, kind eyes, and undeniable talent are some of the main reasons why he is so successful. He has proven himself in this industry and is worth a pretty penny.
Drake has come a long way and has brought his “day 1 team” along for the ride. The only thing Drake seems to be having a hard time with is his dating life. We are sure that he can find a girl, he just has not found the right one yet. The rapper opened up in a previous interview and stated: “The ideal girl is driven, working on something other than modelling or being a singer.”
1 Adele - $135 million
Adele is one of the most talented people on the planet as well as one of the most successful recording artists of this generation. Her powerful voice can bring anyone to tears which are why she is known as one of the greatest ever.
Adele came into the world of show business like a hurricane, crashing into everything that came near her and setting it on fire. “I'm a big personality. I walk into a room, big and tall and loud” said the singer, what she forgot to mention is that she is a big talent as well.
Adele is rolling in the deep end of cash flow and this mother is living her life in the only way she sees fit - large!