Photo credit:  RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – NOVEMBER 17: (EDITORIAL USE ONLY. NO BOOK COVERS.) Taylor Swift performs onstage during “Taylor Swift | The Eras Tour” at Estadio Olimpico Nilton Santos on November 17, 2023 in Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro. (Photo by Buda Mendes/TAS23/Getty Images for TAS Rights Management )


Taylor Swift has officially made her debut on Forbes‘ annual billionaires list with an estimated personal fortune of $1.1 billion. She’s the first musician in history to achieve billionaire status solely based on her music and live performances., though her real estate portfolio is also a major contributor. The Eras Tour has generated over $1 billion in revenue since its launch in March 2023, making it a significant contributor to her wealth. Additionally, her concert film from the tour has become the highest-grossing concert film of all time, earning over $261 million at the box office. Swift joins a list of billionaires that includes Oprah Winfrey, Michael Jordan, Jay-Z, Kim Kardashian, and Steven Spielberg, among others. George Lucas was the top person in entertainment on the list, with a $5.5 billion fortune.