Adele tops UK music’s young rich list with £20 million fortune

Florence Welch and Jessie J have also had very good financial years

Adele, Florence And The Machine‘s Florence Welch and Jessie J have been revealed as some of the richest people in the UK who are under the age of 30, with the ’21’ singer now well ahead at the top of the list.

The list has been compiled by the Sunday Times and details the richest people under 30 in the UK from the worlds of acting, modeling and music.

Adele is now the richest musician under the age of 30 in the UK. The singer, who has enjoyed spectacular sales of her second album ’21’ over the last year, is now worth £20 million, £14 million more than she was in 2011.

Cheryl Cole, Katie Melua and Leona Lewis are joint second with fortunes of £12 million each, while Joss Stone is fifth with £10 million.

Charlotte Church, Craig David and Paolo Nutini are tied in sixth with £8 million in their bank accounts, while Florence And The Machine‘s Florence Welch is ninth with £7 million.

Jessie J is a new entry in joint 14th with an estimated fortune of £5 million, the same as all the members of JLS and the remaining members of Girls Aloud.

In the acting category, Daniel Radcliffe remains on top with £54 million. Robert Pattinson is second with £40 million, with Keira Knightley third with £30 million.

The full list is published in the Sunday Times this weekend.