$1.1 Billion Worth Taylor Swift Set to Cash in Millions More After Conquering Spotify Days After Apple Music

Published 12/02/2023, 9:24 AM EST

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The era is truly hers! Taylor Swift marches ahead relentlessly in pursuit of dominating all things music as the singer is hell-bent on ushering herself with laurels. Close on the heels of The Eras Tour concert movie scripting her name on theater billboards worldwide, the singer took a further leap in music history. Days after she was bestowed with Apple Music’s Artist of the Year for 2023, she took on Spotify and effortlessly conquered it, taking down any competition in the way with sheer grace. Moreover, the results are even sweeter as they stand to bring in further revenue.

The billionaire singer, at this point, stands at a historical moment not only for her legacy but also for the entire music industry.

Taylor Swift clinches another milestone in march to superstardom

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The Eras Tour concert and its subsequent concert movie were what worked as a boon for Taylor Swift. A record-breaking fan following that brought in sheer numbers currently has the ‘Wildest Dreams’ singer in line to dethrone Elton John for the highest-grossing concert tour ever. Meanwhile, the singer stood decorated as Spotify’s Global Top Artist in 2023 with a staggering 26.1 billion streams in a year. Furthermore, a report by People pegged Swift’s estimated earnings from the platform at a whopping $100 million.

The achievement came close on the heels of her acknowledging her Apple Music title with a special track released from her ‘Vault’. Additionally, the song, based on her breakup with Joe Alwyn, ended up streaming at No. 1 on Spotify again. Acknowledging the success, the 33-year-old shot out a Twitter post thanking her fans and Spotify for “truly the best birthday/holiday gift”. All of it added to the fact that she also clinched a massive win in this year’s MTV VMAs painted her legacy with an even shinier coat of success.

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Incidentally, the year-end wins for the singer came days after she won herself billionaire status thanks to an outpouring of fans.

How The Eras Tour minted mind-boggling numbers

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Taylor Swift started her worldwide Eras Tour concerts on March 17, 2023, in Glendale, Arizona. Signs were already prompting at the sheer scale the fest would command thanks to her royal swooning by fans. Meanwhile, the singer has already wrapped up this year’s leg of the concert with a footfall of 72,459 people on average per venue. The staggering reception, combined with the ticket prices, is estimated to bring in over $4.1 billion in revenue by its end in 2024.

On another end of the stick, the concert film itself was no less than a feat. Not only did it beat several A-list Hollywood blockbusters in the rush for presales, but also landed more than a whopping $250 million globally. The massive numbers for her endeavors pushed Swift’s net worth up and into the billionaire club at a hefty $1.1 billion.

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What are your reactions to Taylor Swift winning Spotify’s Global Top Artist of the Year 2023? Let us know in the comments below.

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Imteshal Karim

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Imteshal Karim is a Hollywood News reporter at NetflixJunkie. With a penchant for writing in multiple forms, he is a published writer with his works published in anthologies. A star at his college’s writing competitions, he loves telling a good story and hopes to tell impactful ones about the unexplored side of the Entertainment industry.

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