More Country Stars That Struck Gold

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Dee Messina was the first female country singer to have three number-one singles the lasted in that spot for multiple weeks. Her albums were very successful and received one gold and two platinum certificates from the RIAA. The Massachusetts-born singer sold over five million copies worldwide and managed to become a multi-millionaire in the process with a net worth of almost $10 million. She has released six albums to date and her most successful singles are “Bye, Bye,” “I’m Alright,” “Stand Beside Me,” “Bring on the Rain,” and “My Give a Damn’s Busted”.

Carrie Underwood

Net Worth: $65 million Venture: CALIA by Carrie Underwood. When we first heard Carrie Underwood perform as a young and aspiring artist in a popular music reality show American Idol, it was clear from the start that she was going to be causing some huge vibrations in the music world. This is exactly what happened, as the Oklahoma-born singer ended up becoming one of the most successful artists from her state. Underwood would go on to win American Idol, three Grammy awards and build her brand as a highly acclaimed musical artist.