Helene Fischer (born Jelena Petrovna Fischer) is not only one of the most successful pop singers, but also one of the most successful musicians and celebrities in the German-speaking world. In this article, we will analyze Helene Fischer’s net worth and income in detail and provide factual evidence.
How rich is Helene Fischer?
At the age of 34, she is currently the undisputed leader of the hit business. Based on all currently known sources, this amounts to estimated assets of Helene Fischer in 2020 around 40 million dollars.
Her annual income is currently on above 10 million dollars estimated.
Since there is a high proportion of older people in their target group, the income from folk and hit music is significantly higher than that from pop music or rap music. This stems from the fact that older people prefer to buy physical units (CD’s and albums) and do not download music illegally from the Internet, as is more the case with younger target groups. Dieter Bohlen also recognized this enormous potential and signed the two stars Beatrice Egli (DSDS winner) and Andrea Berg to his record label early on.
With following sources of income does she earn her money:
- Income from record sales (CD’s and deluxe boxes)
- Revenue from streaming services (Spotify, iTunes, Apple Music)
- Income from performances and concerts (e.g. tour)
- Income from “The Helene Fischer Show” (more information)
- Income from merchandising and fan articles
- Income from tour DVDs (live recording)
That’s how high her fee is per performance
In 2018, the American newspaper “New York Times” published a list in cooperation with “Pollstar” which ranked the top musicians in the world based on their concert and tour earnings. According to this ranking, Helene Fischer has an average value of 3,231,600 dollars per concert and one Ticket price of 71.85 dollars on the 7th place worldwide. This puts her ahead of world star Justin Timberlake. In first place is Taylor Swift and in second place is Ed Sheeran. (Source)
Shortly after the release of her first album, in 2006, Helene Fischer is said to have performed at the “Surprise Festival of Folk Music”. only 300 dollars have received. According to a “Bild.de” report, 2 years later it should already be 5500 dollars have been. For her entire “When Stars Dream Tour”, which ran from October 2007 to January 2008, she earned 52,829 dollars. (Source)
Nowadays you can do the pop singer too book for a private concert. However, the 34-year-old demands a huge amount of money for this around 300,000 dollars. (Source)
|Fee per performance||300,000 dollars|
|earnings per concert||3.2 million dollars|
|Estimated value||40 million dollars|
Career: This is how Helene Fischer became successful
childhood and adolescence
Born on August 5, 1984 in Krasnoyarsk Yelena (Helene) Petrovna Fischer is the younger daughter of Peter (physical education teacher) and Maria Fischer (engineer). In 1988 the whole family moved from the Soviet Union to Wöllstein in Germany. Helene Fischer was enthusiastic about art from an early age and took part in various musical and theater courses.
At the age of 15 she decided to do a three-year apprenticeship at the Stage & Musical School in Frankfurt to start which they in 2003 (18 years old) successfully completed the so-called stage maturity test. Helene Fischer was now one state-approved musical actress and you could already see them on the stages of the Volkstheater in Frankfurt and the Staatstheater in Darmstadt.
She played in the following musicals:
From musicals to world-famous hit stars
Even then, Fischer’s mother was so convinced of her daughter that in 2004 she had a Demo CD with direct recordings by Helene Fischer – without her knowledge – to the artist manager Uwe Kanthak sent. He was impressed and forwarded the demo tape to the music producer Jean Frankfurter continued, whereupon the then 19-year-old received a record deal. So you can say that her mother is largely responsible for the success of the pop singer.
“I’m patient now and trust that everything will work out as it should when the time is right.”
On May 14, 2005, she had her first television appearance at the “Wedding Festival of Folk Music”. From that point on, her career went straight up. On February 3, 2006, she released her first studio album “From here to infinity”which total about 500,000 sold became (quintuple gold and platinum awards). It can be assumed that Helene Fischer was there for the first time at this time Assets of more than 1 million dollars would have (estimated between 2 and 3 million dollars).
It continued in September 2007 when she embarked on her first solo tour. Here, too, a turnover of several hundred thousand dollars should have been achieved. In 2008 she released her third studio album “Magic Moon” which reached number 2 in the charts and sold 455,000 units (Double Platinum and Gold Award) scored Hiking with it another 3 – 5 million dollars to her account. In September 2008 she was awarded the music prize “Goldene Henne” in the general category “Music”. The next music award followed a year later on February 21, 2009, namely the ECHO Award.
Her fourth music album “So wie ich bin” was released on October 9th, 2009 and reached number 2 in the German charts and number 1 in the Austrian charts. The album has been sold 350,000 times to date and should be one Turnover of around 1 – 2 million dollars brought in. With this album, Helene Fischer even managed to chart in a non-German country for the first time (5th place in Belgium, Denmark and Holland).
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