Being successful in the entertainment industry means you are a pretty awe-inspiring figure, gaining huge respect from fans around the world and earning big bucks. When this success is doubled in the form of a celebrity couple, you have a pretty big force to be reckoned with! It comes as no surprise that there are always celebrity couples cropping up with the abundance of rich and beautiful people in the industry; you can never read a gossip magazine without discovering who the ‘hot’ new couples are. Some romances don’t last much longer than a top hit song would in the charts, but there are a minority of couples which seem to be the real deal… and, boy, aren’t they successful!
5. David and Victoria Beckham – $300 million
British sports star David Beckham and pop-star-come-fashion-designer Victoria Beckham are well known worldwide. Both rising to fame in the 90’s in Great Britain, the Beckhams have become a household name. With a net worth of over $300 million, they have both actually retired from the careers that shot them both to fame. David, who retired in 2013, has played for numerous football teams; from Manchester United to Real Madrid to LA Galaxy. Victoria has also been majorly successful, earning near on par to David due to her fashion line VB. This was a big step away from what originally made her famous, the Spice Girls. The Beckhams are a strong worldwide brand, but their relationship can be said to be stronger, with 4 children and maybe more to come!
2. Gisele Bündchen and Tom Brady – $400 million
Tom Brady and Gisele certainly do make for an attractive couple. The world’s highest-paid and sought-after supermodel coupled with one of the top-paid players in the NFL, they sure are going to make for a pretty damn successful duo. Combined, they are worth around $400 million. Brady and Gisele begun dating back in 2006, got married in 2009 in a small ceremony in California and later went on to have 2 children, a son and a daughter! The are often pictured together looking every inch the perfect couple.
3. Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie – $400 million
Brangelina, Hollywood’s most famous and successful power couple have recently tied the knot just two months ago in a secret, private ceremony in the South of France. After nine years of being together, there has always been speculation when the stunning couple would get hitched! Both are successful in their own right, each being Oscar winners and starring in some of the biggest films in Hollywood history. Brad and Ange are respected for donating a large amount of their well-earned money to charity, and have used personal milestones such as the birth of their children and wedding, where they have been paid large amounts of money for magazine deals, to contribute to charities! They also have a large family brood of six children, a mix of children that the couple have adopted and their own birth children.
2. Tiger Woods and Lindsey Vonn – $500 million
Following a very high-profile divorce in 2010 from Elin Nordegren, Tiger Woods has found love again in the form of 29-year-old American skier Lindsey Vonn. Tiger is notably known as one of the highest paid sports stars in the world and is worth an impressive $500 million ALONE! He is no doubt one of the greatest golfers and sportsmen, winning 79 PGA tour competitions and 14 Majors, only one less than legend golfer Jack Nichlaus. Vonn is also an exceptionally good skier and has won Oympic medals in the past. Despite being highly regarded in their careers, due to injury, both have not participated in a while but this still hasn’t stopped them earning a place in this list!
1. Beyonce and Jay-Z – $1 billion (Ker-ching)
There is no doubt that this duo are the celebrity power couple of the moment! A net worth of close to $1 billion combined, both have made their names in their own right. They first met back in 2002 while collaborating on the track Bonnie and Clyde and begun dating 2 years later. After 10 years of dating, both have achieved a lot in their careers. Coming from the world’s most successful female group, Destiny’s Child, Beyonce eventually went solo in 2003 and went onto international stardom, making hit after hit and scoring the biggest album of 2014 – so far. Jay-Z is one of the most successful rappers around, collaborating with the biggest music stars, including his other half! Despite rumors of their relationship being ‘on the rocks’, Beyonce regularly posts pictures to her Instagram account, showcasing the two enjoying family time with their daughter, Blue Ivy.
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