What is Harry Styles net worth? $ 50Million
How did Harry Styles earn his money and wealth?
Harry Edward styles, an English born star who rose up to stardom with the famous all-boys band, One Direction is a singer, songwriter, and actor. Growing up in Holmes Chapel Cheshire, Styles was part of the White Eskimo band and has even won a local competition of Battle of the Bands.
Taking his baby steps in the music world with British music talent hunt show, X-Factor in 2010 wherein he made the path-breaking decision of amalgamating with four other fellow contestants lead to the formation of the current youth sensational band, One Direction.
Harry Styles was initially rejected post auditions to join the “Boys” category at “judges’ houses.” He along with four other boys, Liam Payne, Niall Horan, Zayn Malik and Louis Tomlinson were put together for the boot camp at the end of which they performed “Tom” during the “Group” auditions to “judges’ house” and ever since have steadily shot up to the peaks of stardom.
Though they finished the competition as second runners-up, another revolutionary curve took in the fate of One Direction when the video of “Forever Young”, the song they’d have performed had they won was leaked and took the cyber world by a storm.
Soon after, the band got signed by Simon Cowell for a recording contract for the Syco Records worth 2 million pounds. The dawn of 2011 witnessed the rise of the revolutionary youth band, One Direction and its five iconic members including Harry Styles.
One Direction: Forever Young (Our Official X Factor Story) published by Harper Collins hit the bookracks in the February of 2011 and straight up topped the list of The Sunday Times Best Seller. It was in the same month that the band toured with other participants of X Factor taking on stages all across the country.
Even before the release of their debut album ‘Up All Night’ in 2011, the brand was already eminent all throughout Britain and even far across. A whooping 4.5 million copies of this album was sold out across the globe.
“What Makes You Beautiful” topped almost all the UK Singles Chart anon its release in the September of 2011 and sold out around 4.8 million copies by 2016.
Harry Styles being the youngest of the five members is one of the most popular of the lot as well. His relationship with X Factor host Caroline Flack gained paparazzi attention and lasted for almost 3 months from November 2011 to January 2012.
The year 2012 was an eventful one for the band and in particular for Styles as it was when their hit “Take Me Home” that topped the chart list in over 35 countries selling a bawling number of over 4.5 million units was released. For Harry Styles, his personal life became an eventful one sought after by the world as he started dating American singing icon, Taylor Swift. They later broke up and that as well definitely was news for the global media to feed on for a long while.
All together the band has 6 US Top Ten Singles and four tours to their credit in a very short span. The band had a split in 2015.
Post the hiatus, Styles released his first ever single, “Sign of the Times” in the May of 2017 and it sprung up to the No.4 position on the charts.
Styles also gave a shot at acting with World War II epic “Dunkirk” that was released in 2017. He played a soldier in the movie and was much appreciated by critics.
What are the highest grossing albums of Harry Styles?
- What makes you beautiful (2011): 978,000 units
- Story Of My Life (2013): 519,000 units
- Little Things (2012): 518,000 units
- One Way Or Another (2013): 508,000 units
- Best Song Ever (2013): 406,000 units