The Oscar Nominated Actor, Diana Ross for Best Actress in 'Lady Sings the Blues' (1972) has owned a massive net worth of $250 million. She has accumulated her worth from her successful career as a singer, actress, and record producer.
Ross has earned her worth from her career as a singer as she has collected 11.6 million from her earning of 40 albums and released soundtracks. Some of her albums are 'The Boss', 'Baby It's Me', 'Surrender', and so on.
Ross owns a mansion that was purchased for $39 million at Greenwich, Connecticut that was built in 1930.
The house is over 12,562 square feet of land that includes eleven bedrooms, eight bathrooms, huge grounds and garden with a swimming pool, a tennis court, two carriage houses, and a terrace connected through each room.
Ross also bought an apartment for $9 million in Fifth Avenue, New York. The apartment has three bedrooms, three bathrooms, a formal dining room, a kitchen, a maid's room, with other amazing features.
Ross owns several cars like a Chrysler 300 that price can range from $37,800 to $43,000, a Red Dodge Truck that cost $32,545, and a Jaguar E-Type that cost $467,000.
'I'm Coming Out' singer has earned her worth from her career as a singer and through her album sales as she has produced 121 soundtracks.
Ross' album "One Woman: The Ultimate Collection" sold around $1.2 million copies in the US and gained $2.4 million, while her other albums like "Lady Sings the Blues" earned $2.1 million, "Why Do Fools Fall in Love" album earned $1.15 million, and "Diana" album sold around $1.16 million from its record sales. Then she earned $1 million from her live album "Christmas in Vienna" by selling 1 million copies.
Diana Ross has appeared in thirteen movies which have also helped to increase her worth. She is best known for her works in 'The Wiz' as Dorothy, 'Mahogany' as Tracy, 'Out of Darkness' as Paulie Cooper, 'Lady Sings the Blues' as Billie Holiday.
The former member of Supreme has produced nine television movies, short video, and TV special. She is the executive producer of 'Double Platinum', 'An Evening with Diana Ross', 'The Visions of Diana Ross', and the producer of 'Diana Ross: Red Hot Rhythm and Blues'
In 2012, Naomi Campbell gave $500,000 to Ross so she can perform in her boyfriend Vladislav Doronin 50th birthday. She flew through Campbell's private jet in Jodhpur, Rajasthan, and performed on his birthday.
Ross signed a deal with M.A.C. cosmetics to become their spokesmodel for their cosmetic brand. In 2015, she became the beauty icon of the brand and has appeared in their several ad campaign for the new makeup collections. The brand included several past spokesperson like Christina Aguilera, Boy George, Elton John, and others.
'Big Little Lies' singer has launched her Diamond Diana fragrance in 2017. The perfume is packed inside a diamond-shaped bottled and has got good reviews from the customer and cost around $45.95 in amazon.
At the end of 1980, Ross decided to leave Motown Records after working with them for twenty years where she received $250,000 as a severance. Then in 1981, she was offered a $20 million worth contract by RCA Records for seven years which gave her all the control the production of her album. Ross signed the deal on May 20, 1981, which was music history's most expensive recording deal.
The 'Phenomenon' performer Diana Ross supports five Elton John AIDS Foundation, Muhammad Ali Parkinson Center, United Service Organization, and others.
In 1983, Ross did a free concert around Central Park that would be live to build a playground there. But due to some weather disturbance she couldn't perform in some areas so she handed a check of $250,000 to Ed Koch, New York City then-mayor to built Diana Ross Playground that is located in Central Park.
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