More Country Stars That Struck Gold

Ashley McBryde

Net Worth: $1 million Venture: Girl Going Nowhere. Ashley McBryde, considered by many fans to be the pride of Arkansas, was originally discovered and presented to the world by popular country singer Eric Church who invited her to perform her song “Bible and a .44”. Often admired for her honesty and good-hearted performances, McBryde struck a chord with the audience and developed a big fanbase of loving admirers.
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McBryde has released two albums before being signed in her first big label deal with Warner Music Nashville. The album’s names are “Expensive Guitars” and “Jalopies”. She was recently nominated for a Grammy and her song “A Little Dive Bar” is widely considered to be one of the best country songs of the year. The singer has a net worth of around $1 million, which is likely to increase dramatically as her fame and discography keeps growing over the years.

Alison Krauss

Net Worth: $16 million Venture: Rounder Records. With a net worth of $16 million, Alison Kraus is showing young men and women that all you need to have a great career is talent and lots of hard work. Krauss is a versatile and multi-skilled musician with an angelic voice and control of various instruments from the piano to fiddles and mandolins. Kraus definitely did well on the commercial side with many of her songs being made directly for iconic film soundtracks. She’s contributed to films such as O Brother, Where Art Thou by the Coen Brothers and Cold Mountain by Anthony Minghella.