In this article, we'll present to you the most paid World singers in 2020. Explore the most popular singers in the World. The list reveals the richest World singers in 2020.

Neha Kakkar


Net Worth: $5.1M

Neha Kakkar (born 6 June 1988) is an Indian singer. She began performing at religious events at the age of four and participated in the second season of the singing reality show, Indian Idol, in which she was eliminated early. After several struggles, she made her Bollywood debut as a chorus singer in the film Meerabai Not Out. 

She is the younger sister of playback singer Sonu Kakkar and singer-composer Tony Kakkar.

During the early days, her father, Rishikesh Kakkar used to sell samosa outside a college for a living while her mother Niti Kakkar was a homemaker.

Kakkar and actor Himansh Kohli was in a romantic relationship since 2014

In August 2019, she shared an alarming post on Instagram about "depression" and "thinking of ending her life" after rumors of an affair with an Indian Idol contestant surfaced.

Popnable considers Neha Kakkar as the most paid Indian singer and plus the most famous singer in the world.


Arijit Singh


Net Worth: $3.4M

Arijit Singh is an Indian playback singer.

He sings predominantly in Hindi and Bengali but has also performed in various other Indian languages.

Singh began his career when he participated in the contemporary reality show, Fame Gurukul in 2005, and was discovered by filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali and Kumar Taurani. At the start of his singing career, he received nominations for the Upcoming Male Vocalist of the Year award at the 2013 Mirchi Music Awards for renditions of "Phir Le Aya Dil" and "Duaa", winning the award for the latter.

According to Singh, apart from being a singer, he is a badminton player, a writer, a movie freak and a documentary maker.

 He also likes cricket, football, and his favorite sportsmen are Sachin Tendulkar, Lance Klusener, Sourav Ganguly, and Jonty Rhodes. He is an ardent football fan, and a self-proclaimed Manchester United fan. He has also expressed a wish to sing the anthem for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar.

Arijit Singh is the best male singer worldwide.


Billie Eilish


Net Worth: $2.3M

Billie Eilish an American singer and songwriter. She first gained media attention in 2015 when she uploaded the song "Ocean Eyes" to SoundCloud,

 and it was subsequently released by the Interscope Records subsidiary Darkroom.

As of early 2020, Eilish lives with her parents in Highland Park, Northeast Los Angeles.

Eilish has stated that she has Tourette syndrome, synesthesia, and has experienced depression. She was raised vegetarian and regularly advocates veganism on social media.

She rose to 3rd in the world list of the best singers in 2020, according to Popnable.




Net Worth: $2.3M

Badshah is an Indian rapper and singer known for his Hindi, Haryanvi, and Punjabi songs. 

He started his career in 2006 alongside Yo Yo Honey Singh in his hip hop group Mafia Mundeer.

He split from Honey in 2012 and released his independent Haryanvi song Kar Gayi Chull,

which was later adopted into the 2016 Bollywood movie, Kapoor & Sons. 

His music has been featured in Bollywood soundtracks for films such as the 2014 films Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania and Khoobsurat.


Dhvani Bhanushali


Net Worth: $2.1M

Dhvani Bhanushali is another Indian singer on the list. Born in Mumbai and educated in Dehradun, she is mostly known for her single "Vaaste" which has crossed over 800 million views on YouTube.

She graduated from the University of Mumbai in Bachelor of Commerce in September 2019. She also has done and BME (Business Management & Entrepreneurship) from the Indian School of Management & Entrepreneurship, Mumbai.


Gusttavo Lima


Net Worth: $2M

Gusttavo Lima is a Brazilian singer. 

Lima was born in Presidente Olegário, Minas Gerais state, the son of Sebastiana and Alcino Lima. In 1999, when he was just 9 years old, he went to Patos de Minas to sing with his brothers, who had a band called 'Trio Remelexo'. When he was 13 years old, he left the band and went to Brasília, where he changed his stage name to "Gusttavo" and assembled a duo called Gustavo & Alessandro.

Popnable evaluates Gustavo Lima as the best selling South American singer and also the best Brazilian male artist of 2020.


Tulsi Kumar


Net Worth: $1.9M

Tulsi Kumar Dua, known professionally as Tulsi Kumar, is an Indian playback singer born to Gulshan Kumar and Sudesh Kumari Dua.

Kumar began her singing career with backing tracks for Bollywood movies such as Chup Chup Ke, Humko Deewana Kar Gaye, and Aksar.


Taylor Swift


Net Worth: $1.8M

Taylor Swift is an American singer-songwriter. 

She is known for her narrative songwriting that often centers around her personal life and has received widespread critical praise and media coverage.

At age 14, Swift became the youngest artist signed by the Sony/ATV Music publishing house, and, at age 15, she signed her first record deal. 

Swift has received many awards and honors, including 10 Grammy Awards, 29 American Music Awards (most wins for an artist), 23 Billboard Music Awards (most wins by a female artist), six Guinness World Records, 12 Country Music Association Awards including the prestigious Pinnacle Award, eight Academy of Country Music Awards, one Brit Award, and one Emmy Award.

As a songwriter, she has been honored by the Nashville Songwriters Association and the Songwriters Hall of Fame, and was listed on Rolling Stone's 2015 list of the 100 Greatest Songwriters of All Time.

In 2019, Billboard placed her at number eight on its Greatest of All Time Artists Chart; 

Swift was the highest-ranking artist on the list to have debuted in the 21st century.


Tony Kakkar


Net Worth: $1.6M

Tony Kakkar is an Indian music composer, singer, and songwriter.

Kakkar has two sisters Sonu Kakkar and Neha Kakkar who both are successful singers in the industry.


Shawn Mendes


Net Worth: $1.5M

Shawn Mendes is a Canadian singer and songwriter. 

He gained a following in 2013, posting song covers on the video-sharing application Vine. 

Mendes was born in the city of Pickering, Ontario, to Karen, a real estate agent, and Manuel Mendes, a businessman, 

who sells bar and restaurant supplies in Toronto. His father is Portuguese while his mother is from England. 

He has a younger sister named Aaliyah He was raised in a religious family.

Mendes has been open about his struggles with anxiety, which he disclosed publicly through "In My Blood", a track from his third studio album. 

With regard to speculation about his sexuality, Mendes stated, "First of all, I'm not gay. Second of all, it shouldn't make a difference if I was or if I wasn't. The focus should be on the music and not my sexuality."


# Singer Net Worth
1 Neha Kakkar $5.1M
2 Arijit Singh $3.4M
3 Billie Eilish $2.3M
4 Badshah $2.3M
5 Dhvani Bhanushali $2.1M
6 Gusttavo Lima $2M
7 Tulsi Kumar $1.9M
8 Taylor Swift $1.8M
9 Tony Kakkar $1.6M
10 Shawn Mendes $1.5M
11 Paulo Londra $1.4M
12 Vishal Dadlani $1.4M
13 Lil Baby $1.3M
14 Zé Neto & Cristiano $1.3M
15 Lil Nas X $1.3M
16 Anitta $1.2M
17 Jubin Nautiyal $1.2M
18 Jass Manak $1.2M
19 Guru Randhawa $1.2M
20 Rosalía $1.1M
21 Maroon 5 $1.1M
22 Matheus & Kauan $1.1M
23 Henrique & Juliano $1.1M
24 B Praak $1.1M
25 Asees Kaur $1M
26 Meet Bros Anjjan $1M
27 Khesari Lal $964.2K
28 Tones And I $960.9K
29 Banda Ms $950.9K
30 Camila Cabello $909.5K
31 Shreya Ghoshal $898.7K
32 Migos $896.4K
33 Wesley Safadão $892.6K
34 Youngboy Never Broke Again $878.7K
35 Post Malone $874.6K
36 Garry Sandhu $871.1K
37 Piso 21 $855.8K
38 Billy Ray Cyrus $848.4K
39 Sam Smith $839.7K
40 Nba Youngboy $828.5K
41 Xxxtentacion $826.7K
42 Sid Sriram $824.3K
43 Sachet Tandon $824.3K
44 The Weeknd $822K
45 Mc Kevinho $813.7K
46 Dababy $800.9K
47 Lunay $793.5K
48 Adele $793.3K
49 Manuel Turizo $780.2K
50 Mika Singh $736.8K
51 Greeicy $733.7K
52 Sohail Sen $723.3K
53 Jorge & Mateus $721.1K
54 Nicki Minaj $715.7K
55 Brytiago $709.5K
56 Dilsinho $685.9K
57 Shakira $682.3K
58 Neeti Mohan $671.9K
59 Millind Gaba $671.5K
60 Karol G $637.7K
61 Lady Gaga $624.3K
62 Bruno Mars $618K
63 Kevin Gates $609.3K
64 Darshan Raval $606.4K
65 Céline Dion $604.1K
66 Kumar Sanu $599.9K
67 Parampara Thakur $594.9K
68 Nikhil D'souza $591.6K
69 Leo Santana $581.6K
70 Pawan Singh $581.6K
71 Lil Uzi Vert $580.1K
72 Palak Muchhal $580K
73 Los Ángeles Azules $575.5K
74 Jasmine Sandlas $567.5K
75 Gustavo Mioto $567.4K
76 Justin Bieber $567.4K
77 Mc Livinho $566.7K
78 Yo Yo Honey Singh $557.4K
79 Gurlez Akhtar $555.3K
80 Capital Bra $541.5K
81 Altamash Faridi $539.6K
82 Panic! At The Disco $535K
83 Yash Narvekar $534.2K
84 Ikka $530.7K
85 Gunna $523K
86 Anuel Aa $512.9K
87 Payal Dev $508.5K
88 Anurag Kulkarni $507.9K
89 Haschak Sisters $505K
90 Atif Aslam $501.8K
91 Ben Fero $495.7K
92 Luan Santana $492.6K
93 Maiara & Maraisa $492.6K
94 Calibre 50 $486.7K
95 Niska $483.4K
96 Ynw Melly $483.4K
97 Ludmilla $482.8K
98 Kodak Black $482.3K
99 Nengo Flow $480.5K
100 Twenty One Pilots $480K

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