Selena Gomez who has recently been named by the Times Women as one of the ladies who is changing the world. She is a former Disney star who at one time was UNICEF ambassador, and as of today, she is among the highest earning young celebrities in the world. With over 128 million followers Selena Gomez is the most followed person on Instagram around the globe. Here is a quick summary of Selena Gomez’s net worth in 2018, career and earnings.
Selena Gomez Early Life
Selena Marie Gomez is the daughter of an Italian origin Amanda Dawn Cornett and a Mexican Ricardo Joel Gomez. They gave birth to her in 1992 in Texas and when Gomez was just five years the parents divorced leaving her in the hands of her mother. She has two other siblings Gracie Elliot Teefey and Victoria Gomez.
During her growing up she was raised in a very difficult environment where the mum was struggling even to put some food on the table, but she did everything she could to provide for her daughter with the three jobs she undertook. The parents had to go back to school, and Selena was left with her grandparents who raised her up until she found success.
Currently, Gomez is dating her fellow singer The Weeknd, but she once dated Justin Bieber and also Nick Jonas.
Selena Gomez Career, Awards & Achievement
Gomez acting career began when she was very young, and her very first role was in Barney and friend’s series 2002 which she made it to 14 episodes till 2004. In 2005 she made an appearance in Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over (2003), Trial by Fire 2005 and a series called The Suite Life of Zack & Cody.
Between 2007 and 2012 she was part of Hanna Montana in 2007 but she would later get a spot-on Disney Series Wizards of Waverly Place which was a success automatically propelling her to success too. During this period Gomez recorded several songs for various films such as “Cruella de Vil” for Disney Mania 6, “Fly to your Heart” for Tinker Bell and “Tell Me Something I Don’t Know.”
When she was just 16, Hollywood Records signed her up, and in 2008 she opened her production company called July Moon Productions that was responsible for two films What Boys Want and Thirteen Reasons Why. In 2009 she formed a pop-rock band called Selena Gomez & the Scene and in the same year released a debut studio album that received a mixed reception through the second album A Year Without Rain was a commercial success.
In her music solo career that begins in 2012, she released to albums Star Dance in 2013 and revival in 2015.some of the other films Gomez has participated in are Hotel Transylvania 2012,15 and 18 voice role, Rudderless 2014, Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising 2016, Puppy 2017 among numerous others.
Awards & Achievements
Gomez has won a total of 85 awards and has been nominated 142 times. Some of the awards she has won are 1 American Music Awards, 3 ASCAP Pop Music Awards, 9 Bravo Otto, 10 American Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards, 17 Teen Choice Awards among others.
Net worth of Selena Gomez
Selena Gomez net worth is estimated to be $50 million. She has made her money through acting in films, the sale of music and lucrative endorsements deals.as of today she has sold more than 24 million songs and over 3 million albums. Some of the companies she has endorsements deal with are Adidas, Pantene, Coca-Cola, Coach, Inc and recently Puma.
To boost her net worth, she has her clothing line called Dream Out Loud by Selena Gomez, and her several fragrances called Selena Gomez by Selena Gomez and Vivamore by Selena Gomez.
Selena Gomez net worth clearly is a result of hard work and proper utilization of one’s talent. Today she has become a pop star, and soon enough she is going to take her place among the music legends. For those young girls with no hope let Selena Gomez be a motivation to you that despite the challenges you encounter you can make it.