The 27 year old singer has been named UK’s richest female musician according to the Sunday Times rich List. Within the space of one year, her fortune increased from of £35m to £85m making her the richest UK female artiste and 30th in the UK and Ireland music millionaires list.
The only female singer with a bigger fortune on the list is Irish artiste Enya with £91m. Adele is also ranked top of the under 30’s rich list after a lucrative year of touring
She made her debut on the under-30s list in 2011 in ninth place, behind stars such as Cheryl Fernandez-Versini and Katherine Jenkins, now she is number 1.