Rihanna is now the richest female musician in the world, surpassing the likes of pop elites like Madonna, Céline Dion and Beyoncé.
The 31-year-old, born Robyn Rihanna Fenty, is worth $600 million, according to Forbes — overtaking Madonna by $30 million, Dion by $150 million and Beyoncé by $200 million.
While Rihanna is best known for her music that is not the only source of her wealth.
According to Forbes, most of her income comes from her partnership with LVMH, the French luxury goods company that owns Christian Dior, Givenchy and Louis Vuitton.
Last month Rihanna launched her fashion label Fenty at a pop-up boutique in Paris,
Fenty is the latest of Rihanna’s business ventures, joining her lingerie label Savage X Fenty, which she launched last year, and her cosmetics brand, Fenty Beauty, set up in 2017.
The cosmetics firm generated an estimated $570 million in revenue in its first 15 months, according to Forbes, while the business magazine estimates that the operation is worth, conservatively, more than $3 billion.