Who Is The Richest Member of BTS? Exclusive Net Worth Of The 7 Members.
BTS, Bangstan Sonyeondan is now the world’s most popular, and planet’s biggest boyband. Interestingly, it surpassed the world’s best band, One Direction in the recently-held awards show too. Originally from South Korea, BTS has now grown to become an international sensation. The boy band consists of RM, Jin, Jungkook, V, Jimin, Suga, and JHope. The group emerged to fame in 2016 and has been swaying the global music industry ever since.
On the other hand, the net worth of BTS has grown immensely over the years. However, as we all know, BTS is currently on temporary hiatus, in order to focus on each of their solo projects. Accordingly, each member of the group may have an exceedingly different net worth compared to one another. So continue reading to perceive the net worth of each member individually and who is the richest artist as of 2022!
Who is the Richest member of BTS?
According to Forbes, BTS is now worth 3.6 billion dollars. It is no surprise that their source of income is primarily from live tours, brand deals, solo projects, and whatever has a tie-in with Kpop.
HYBE, formerly known as Big Hit Entertainment, a South Korean established Label, also home to BTS, is worth $20 billion alone. Likewise, all members of BTS have equal shares from HYBE, hence driving them on the list of highest-paid celebrities in 2022.
The Net Worth of RM
The leader of the Korean Boyband, BTS, Kim Nam Joon, is popularly recognized as RM. He is the lead rapper of the group and has written the band’s recent hit Butter. This eventually gave him momentous global-level royalties, such that RM was at the ninth position in the first week of June’s Billboard Hot 100 Producers Chart.
Moreover, he is the youngest member to join Korea Music Copyright Association (KOMCA).
Besides, he’s got writing credits on more than 130 songs. The Korean soundtrack of the movie Fantastic Four is actually one of RM’s solo endeavors.
In a recent dispatch, it was revealed that an apartment in Seoul worth 4 million dollars was bought by RM. Besides, he is an enthusiast and spender of arts and paintings.
His net worth in 2022 is around 20-22 million dollars.
The Net Worth of Gucci Prince: V
Kim Taehyung or commonly known as V is a beloved figure to many. He is titled the most handsome man, defeating the heartthrob Brad Pitt and Robert Pattinson.
Besides his singing career, he is also popular for his performances in shows, movies, and titles. V’s whopping net worth is not completely made out by BTS’s success but also his appearances on other entertainment factors. Moreover, to say, he is the only member who has set foot in acting. His debut drama was Hwarang, a commercially successful series.
On the other hand, he is also recently seen in a reality TV show alongside his fan-favorite Wooga squad. Taehyung is best known for his deep voice and cute looks as a BTS idol. However, individually speaking, he has released a solo track, Scenery on SoundCloud, which broke several records in a short period.
According to the sources, V’s net worth is estimated to be around 20 million dollars.
The Net Worth of Baby Mochi: Jimin
Jimin, the cutest member of the band, has a remarkably huge fanbase. Moreover, he is the only kpop artist who ranked top in the Idol Brand Reputation 19 times in a row.
Apart from earning recognition from South Korea and worldwide, he is specifically famous in Japan. Jimin is often called out as the cutest member with a melodic voice and seductive moves. Apart from that, Jimin has made many special appearances on TV shows, which have contributed to his success.
Jimin along with RM have bought an apartment at Nine One Hannam, South Korea, which cost 5.3 million dollars. He also owns one more apartment, valued at 4 million dollars. The singer’s net worth is 20 million dollars.
The Net Worth Of Yoongi: Suga
Suga, the silent yet a charming member of the crew, has done really well over the years. He may remain silent, but once he comes on the stage, it is a bit hard to take a glimpse of him and his rapping lyrics. Before making his debut for BTS, he began composing songs and producing music at the age of thirteen.
When he was 17 years old, he started working in a music studio, creating and performing mega-hit songs with Kpop artists like IU’s Eight and Lee So-Song RA’s Request. Suga is very much popular in South Korea and definitively worldwide, and having this level of popularity, the list of endorsements he has is also quite long.
Subsequently, Suga’s net worth is boosted eventually. Suga’s solo side project, Agust D, is renowned for producing hit songs and raps.
Besides, he also writes songs, where BTS’s Life Goes On, accredited the band to top the Billboard 100 chart. He has over 70 composed pieces under his name, most of which are for foreign artists. As a whole, his net worth is around 23 to 25 million dollars.
The Net Worth of Golden Maknae: Jungkook
As the group’s lead dancer, sub rapper, center, and youngest member, Jeon Jungkook soared to global fame in no time. He is more famously known for his individuality than for being a part of BTS.
As a result of his most recent solo endeavor, a collaboration with none other than Charlie Puth has lifted Jungkook to greater wealth and stardom. His projected net worth as of 2022 is 20 million dollars.
The Net Worth of Worldwide Handsome: Jin
Kim Seok-jin, aka Jin, is the oldest and of course, the most handsome member of the band. He is the songwriter and singer of the group since its debut. He has written and released a few solo songs as well in his career.
Simply, we could say, Jin is the businessman of the band. He is the son of the CEO of a Korean company, which is quite a big deal.
Besides singing, his emcee skills are so good that people love having him in live performances. His ability to give presence to BTS worldwide and be their guardian is a great asset. Hailing from a wealthy and influential family, on top of BTS’s success, Jin’s net worth is estimated at around 20 million dollars.
Richest Member of BTS: The Net Worth Of JHope
JHope is the richest member of BTS. In addition to the group’s loyal fanbase and global impact, such a net worth figure attached to J-Hope’s name doesn’t come off as a surprise. Most of JHope’s wealth is his promotion with BTS, which included successful music releases and merchandise.
Speaking of his music career, he also earns a good fortune in royalties from the Korean Music Copyright Association (KOMCA) and HYBE. As a solo artist, J-Hope released his mixtape called “Hope World” back in 2018, which includes the popular tracks “Daydream” and “Airplane.”
He also worked together with many popular artists, including American singer Becky G, resulting in the global hit “Chicken Noodle Soup”. Eventually, this made him the first BTS member to earn solo laurels at a very fast pace.
Currently, Jung Ho-Seok, popularly known as JHope, is the richest member of BTS with a whopping net worth of $26 million.
Apparently, J-Hope is the richest BTS member. His net worth is estimated to be around $26 million.
After the Korean band Seoji and The Boys in the 90s, BTS is the only band that revolutionized Kpop to the next level. BTS was formed in 2012, where RM or Namjoon is the leader of the group, as he is the only one who is very fluent in English. Despite the language barrier, the boy band has really swept the world at their feet with their stunning choreography and songs.
They earned global recognition following their super hit album ‘Blood, Tears, and Sweat’, which made them win many American, Brit, and Billboard Music Awards, thereby, making the Kpop dominance more prominent worldwide. The list of accolades and recognition earned by BTS is endless, which alone needs another article to fill in.
Leave a Comment