A HUGE round of applause to Adele who has been given the
prestigious title of the wealthiest singer in the UK under the age of 30.
Music-news.com reports that the 23-year-old superstar has amassed a £20 million
fortune and seen an increase of £14 million in the past 12 months alone. The
Sunday Times Rich List highlights the fact that the London-born performer's
record-breaking album 21 has propelled her fortune at such a tender age. Girls
Aloud star Cheryl Cole, X Factor winner Leona Lewis and Katie Melua came in
joint second place with £12 million. Joss Stone came in fifth place with her
£10 million earnings. Meanwhile, Harry Potter star Daniel Radcliffe, 22, has
been named the richest young British actor. He has raked in £54 million in
total which is up £6 million from a year ago. Twilight star Robert Pattinson is
now sitting on a £40 million empire while Keira Knightley came in third place
with £30 million. Charlie Chaplin's granddaughter Kiera Chaplin came in fourth
with £28 million while Emma Watson rounded out the top five with £26 million.