The country music industry has evolved and transformed and in recent years has become much more mainstream, increasing the genre, and the singer’s fanbases. Thanks to this, country awards show and the stars who attend have become huge in the entertainment industry, and some have become massive celebrities. With hit singles, platinum selling albums, endorsements and, of course massive tours, it is safe to say today’s country stars are pulling in more money than ever, leaving them all with a respectable amount in their bank account, and it just keeps coming in. Check out how much 12 of today’s most popular country stars are worth!
12. Thomas Rhett
Estimated Net Worth: $5 Million. Thomas Rhett Akins, Jr. got his career started with good genetics as the son of singer-songwriter Rhett Atkins, and started off as writing hits for other stars, earning him his own recording contract with Big Machine Records in 2011. It has only been three years since he released his debut single “Something to Do with My Hands” and he hasn’t looked back since, hitting a number one song of his debut album with “Get Me Some of That.” Along with his co-writing credits on hits like “Parking Lot Party” by Lee Brice and “Round Here” by Florida Georgia Line, as well as his own successful singles, Rhett is already sitting on an estimated $5 million, and his career is just taking off.