One Direction Top Rich List Of British Stars Under 30 With Estimated £60 Million Earnings
22 October 2013, 09:23
The 'Kiss You' stars are believed to have earned around £12 million each in the last year.
One Direction have topped a list of the richest British stars under 30 with an estimated earning of almost $60 million last year.
The 'Best Song Ever' five-piece were placed at the top of the new list, compiled by Heat magazine, ending the three year reign of regular top earning British star Daniel Radcliffe.
Harry Styles, Zayn Malik, Louis Tomlinson, Liam Payne and Niall Horan are estimated to have earned a combined total of £59.33m in 2013 from sales of their music, concert movie and various endorsements, around £12 million each.
Former Harry Potter star Daniel Radcliffe was second on the Rich List For Britons Under 30 with £56.19m, while Twilight hunk Robert Pattinson was third with £44.16m.
Scottish DJ and producer Calvin Harris was the highest new entry on the rich list this year having earned an estimated £22.1m according to the publication.
This week saw One Direction releasing a teaser snippet of their new single 'Story Of My Life', which will receive its first play on Capital at 4pm this Friday (25th October).
One Direction will return with new album 'Midnight Memories' on 25th November.