Selena Gomez‘s net worth is not on par with her pop music contemporaries. Taylor Swift, Gomez’s friend and fellow pop star, is worth upwards of $250 million dollars. As is ex-boyfriend Justin Bieber, who also is worth about $200 million dollars. But how much is Selena Gomez’s net worth? As an incredibly successful pop singer and budding actress, Gomez’s net worth is certainly nothing to laugh at. Selena Gomez’s net worth isn’t public because private citizens don’t have to share their net worth. Selena Gomez net worth estimates in the media run anywhere from $15 million to $50 million.
Selena Gomez Net Worth as of 2018: $50 Million
Starting on the Disney Channel show Wizards of Waverly Place, Selena Gomez has blossomed into the world’s most adored,and might I add sexiest, stars. But how did this children’s show actress turn into one of the most desired women on the planet, and how did it affect her net worth? We take a look back.
In 2006, Selena Gomez would audition for a number of Disney channel roles, eventually winning the lead role of Alex Russo on the hit TV show Wizards of Waverly Place. Gomez also recorded the theme song for the series, “Everything Is Not What It Seems”.
Gomez’s ascension to mainstream success was in unison with two other Disney stars, Miley Cyrus and Demi Lovato. The three of them became referred to as the “Disney girls” and their careers were frequently compared to one another.
In 2008, at 16 years of age, Gomez was signed to a recording contract with the Hollywood Records label, which had already signed both Cyrus and Lovato.
Gomez was listed in Forbes “Eight Hot Kid Stars to Watch”.
Gomez appeared in the music video for the Jonas Brothers’ “Burnin’ Up”
On September 16, 2008 , Another Cinderella Story, starring Selena, was released. Gomez recorded three songs for the soundtrack, and released one of them, “Tell Me Something I Don’t Know,” as a promotional single.
Later that year, Gomez had the supporting role of Helga in the animated film Horton Hears a Who!
Gomez formed her own production company, which she called July Moon Productions. She partnered with XYZ Films for the project, giving Gomez the opportunity to option articles, hire writers and create talent packages to shop to studios
Gomez made a couple of guest appearances in 2009, appearing as Alex Russo in a crossover episode of the Disney series The Suite Life on Deck that reunited her with the Sprouse brothers, and a guest appearance on the Disney series Sonny With a Chance, starring Lovato. She also appeared in a remix of the Forever the Sickest Kids’s single “Whoa Oh! (Me vs. Everyone),” released as a single in April of 2009.
In June 2009, along with Lovato, Gomez starred in the Disney Channel film Princess Protection Program. For the film, Gomez and Lovato recorded the song “One and the Same,” which was later released as a promotional single.
On August 28, 2009, Gomez starred in Wizards of Waverly Place: The Movie, a television film based on the series. The film premiered to an audience of 11.4 million viewers becoming cable’s No. 1 scripted telecast of 2009 and Disney Channel’s second most-viewed film premiere after High School Musical 2.
Through her aforementioned deal with Hollywood Records, Gomez formed pop-rock band Selena Gomez & the Scene. The group released their debut studio album in August 2009, which went on to receive a Gold certification from the and was met with mixed reception, some critics praised the album for its “fun” nature, while others criticized Gomez for her vocal performance.
Gomez had a number of sponsorship deals in 2009, appearing in advertisements for Sears, Borden Milk, and State Farm Insurance, among other television commercials.
Gomez signed on to star as one of the two female leads (Joey King being the other) in Ramona and Beezus, a film adaption of the children’s novel series by Beverly Cleary.
Gomez’s band Selena Gomez & the Scene released their second studio album, A Year Without Rain, which became Gomez’s and the Scene’s second album to be certified by the RIAA. It debuted on the US Billboard 200 at number 4 with sales of a little over 66,000 copies sold.
Gomez launched her fashion line “Dreaming Out Loud by Selena Gomez”. The collection consisted of, and featured, bohemian dresses, floral tops, jeans, skirts, jackets, scarves and hats, all of which were made from recycled or eco-friendly materials
In 2011, Selena starred in the film Monte Carlo, as a girl who’s “mistaken for a socialite while on a trip to Paris.”
On July 14, 2011, it was announced that Gomez had signed a license agreement with Adrenalina, an extreme sports and adventure-themed lifestyle brand, to develop, manufacture, and distribute the actress’s fragrance.
In December of 2011, Selena Gomez & the Scene released their third and final studio album, When The Sun Goes Down.
In January of 2012, Gomez announced she would take a musical hiatus to focus on her acting career. This is also the year that Wizards of Waverly Place went off the air.
Gomez co-headlined Hotel Transylvania, an animated film, voicing the character of Mavis, alongside Adam Sandler and Steve Buscemi.
In 2012, the extremely controversial Spring Breakers was released. The film saw Gomez in a more mature role than her previous works which reportedly led to Gomez having a “bit of a meltdown on set”.
Despite previously announcing a musical hiatus, Selena revealed she was working on her debut studio album.
On July 23, 2013, Selena’s debut studio album, Stars Dance, was released. As of September of 2014, the album had sold an estimated 400,000 copies in the United States, making it her lowest selling studio album to date in the country. It is her only studio effort to not receive a certification from the RIAA yet.
In 2013, Gomez embarked on her first solo world tour, The Stars Dance Tour.
Gomez canceled the Australian and Asian leg of her Stars Dance Tour in December 2013, stating that she would be taking a hiatus to spend time with her family.
Gomez filmed a cameo appearance in the film Aftershock and had a role in the film Getaway; the latter was panned by film critics and received a negative commercial reception.
Gomez starred in the film adaption of the Ric Browde novel While I’m Dead… Feed the Dog, titled Behaving Badly, alongside Dylan McDermott and Nat Wolff. The film received a negative critical and commercial reception. She also appeared in the film Rudderless, the directorial debut of William H. Macy. Gomez recorded a song for the soundtrack of the film and received praise from the film’s director.
On November 24, 2014, Gomez released a compilation album, For You, to finalize her deal with Hollywood Records.
In December 2014, Gomez signed a recording contract with Interscope Records, ending her partnership with Hollywood Records.
As of 2015, Gomez had been working with Dreamlab and the LA-based producer Ruffian on her second solo album.
In January 2015, it was announced that in 2016, Gomez would star in The Revised Fundamentals of Caregiving alongside Paul Rudd. It was also announced that month that in 2016, she would star in In Dubious Battle alongside her Spring Breakers co-star James Franco.
She provided vocals on Zedd’s song “I Want You to Know,” which was released on February 23, 2015.
On June 22, Gomez released her sophomore album’s lead single, titled “Good for You,” featuring rapper ASAP Rocky. It peaked at No. 5 on the Billboard Hot 100, becoming her highest-charting single in the United States to date.
In August 2015, Gomez appeared in the documentary Unity among many other actors and actresses. She also reprised the role of Mavis in Hotel Transylvania 2, which was released on September 25. She had a role in the film The Big Short, which was slated to be released on December 11 by Paramount Pictures.
In October 2015, it was announced that Gomez would star in the Netflix miniseries 13 Reasons Why, based on Jay Asher’s 2007 novel of the same name.
In October 9, Gomez’s second studio album, Revival, was released. Featuring the single “Good For You” with rapper A$AP Rocky, the album debuted at number 1 on the Billboard 200 chat.
From childhood start to sex symbol, to actress to musician back to actress again, Selena Gomez is shaping up to be a force for decades to come, only increasing her current net worth of $50 million.
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