Helene Fischer: wealth and income

Million Euros
Million Euros
birth date August 05, 1984 (38 years old)
Born in Krasnoyarsk, Russia
nationality Germany
Marital status engaged to Thomas Seitel
profession Pop singer, presenter, actress
Full name Elena Petrovna Fischer
children 1

How much money does Helene Fischer have?

Born on August 5, 1984 in Krasnoyarsk, Helene Fischer is not only one of the most successful pop singers in Germany. At the same time, she is one of the most successful German stars in the music industry. Helene Fischer ‘s estimated fortune is 35 million euros . She has already sold more than 4 million concert tickets and over 15 million records to her fans. On August 6, 2021, the new joint single with Luis Fonsi “Vamos A Marte (Let’s fly to Mars)” will be released, with which the international breakthrough should also succeed. At Christmas 2021 she had her first child with her fiancé Thomas Seitel.

If that surprises you, you have to keep in mind that folk music and hits work differently than pop and rock. While albums from the latter genres are often downloaded illegally from the Internet, fans of pop and folk music tend to buy a physical CD in the traditional way. As a result, pop stars sometimes earn more than pop stars, even with slightly fewer sound carriers sold. Pop Titan Dieter Bohlen also used this for himself. He has the other two big names Andrea Berg and Beatrice Egli under contract. If you want to book Helene Fischer for a concert, you have to put at least 250,000 euros on the table.

earnings per concert

In October 2018, the New York Times published a list with the event platform Pollstar, which lists the top concert artists based on their ticket sales. Here Helene Fischer reached 7th place with an average gross income of 3.2 million euros per concert and an average ticket price of 71.5 euros. Mind you, worldwide! So booking the “Queen of Schlager” will probably be more than worthwhile for every organizer. The singer herself only gets a small part of it. However, the list shows that the singer can outperform pop greats like Justin Timberlake or Shakira when it comes  to live performances. Of course, first and second place in the concert revenue goes to Taylor Swift and Ed Sheeran.

The career of Helene Fischer

Today Helene Fischer is not only a very successful singer. However, she owns the ” Helene Fischer Show‘ her own television show on Second German Television (ZDF). The fact that this steep career came about at all, which has made great progress especially in the last ten years, is not entirely due to Helene herself, but to her mother. The singer had been interested in singing and the stage since her school days, so she made particular use of the school’s musical offerings. And even after school, she continued to work actively on her career. So she trained as a musical actress and was able to convince with her talent. Among other things, she then played in such famous plays as the “Rocky Horror Show” at the Staatstheater in Darmstadt.

However, it was her mother who believed her daughter from the start and decided to send a demo tape to a music industry manager. Helene Fischer’s performance also made a good impression on these. He was quickly convinced of her talent and decided to play the music to Jean Frankfurter, a well-known producer of the genre. After he had convinced himself of the quality of Fischer’s voice, he offered her a record deal . Thus, Fischer’s mother made an important contribution to her career.

A steep career to unbelievable fortune

After that, everything went very quickly for the singer. She made her television debut in May 2005 on the show “Hochzeitsfest der Volksmusik”, where she was able to inspire numerous listeners. Already in the following year their first album was released, which was already a commercial success. The management then decided to offer Fischer his own music film. “So near, so far” was chosen as the title for the film. The album, which contained the songs sung in the film, was called As Close As You. Fischer was not able to reach number 1 in the charts with her first two albums. Nevertheless, both albums sold more than 500,000 copies each.

Great achievements and awards

While the next two albums “Magic Moon” and “So wie ich bin” were a little less successful, both reached better chart positions in all three countries and even number 1 in Austria. In 2009 Fischer should also receive her first ECHO awards .

Only with her two albums “Für eine Tag” and “Farbenspiel”, which were released in 2011 and 2013, did she reach number 1 in the charts in Germany for the first time. With the latter album she even reached number 1 in all three German-speaking countries.

With sales of over 890,000 copies, “For a Day” was already preparing to surpass its predecessors. However, it was once again surpassed by the hitherto most commercially successful album “Farbenspiel” with approx. 2.7 million records sold.

Her album “Christmas”, a collaboration with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, released in November 2015, was a roaring success and has sold over 1.3 million copies to date. In 2017, the last album to date entitled “Helene Fischer” was released, which sold over a million copies. Album sales still bring in fortunes in the hit business.

Because of her great success as a German racquet singer, Fischer has also been in the well-known Berlin wax museum of Madame Tussauds since 2011 . The pretty singer was also rewarded for her achievements. She received two echoes in the categories “Album of the Year” (“Color Game”) and “German-speaking Schlager”. She was also able to take home an award at the internationally renowned World Music Awards. This was awarded to her as the “best-selling German artist”. She was awarded a total of 17 echoes, making her the record holder.

Helene Fischer show and acting

The Helene Fischer Show at Christmas has been running since 2011 and was awarded the Bavarian Television Prize in 2015. The pop singer is now also in demand as an actress. In 2013 she made her acting debut in Das Traumschiff. In 2015, she played Leyla, the contract killer , in the crime scene  “The Great Pain” together with  Til Schweiger.

The dream house on Lake Starnberg

With 1.6 million fans on Facebook, gold and platinum albums and well-attended concerts in big arenas, you make a lot of money. So you can definitely afford more than just a property. So Helene Fischer owns several properties. In 2014 she bought an apartment in Hamburg, which cost 9,500 euros per square meter  . Before that, Helene was based in Wiesbaden. She also owns a luxury property in Port d’Andratx, on the Spanish island of Mallorca.

From 2008 to 2018, the pop singer was happily in a relationship with Florian Silbereisen .  As a common nest, they had treated themselves to a dream house on Lake Starnberg, near Munich. Of course, the luxurious home also has its own access to the lake. There the lovebirds could withdraw and recover from performances, concerts & Co. The official separation from Florian followed in December 2018. It was also announced that the beautiful blonde is in a relationship with her tour dancer Thomas Seitel. However, how long the couple has actually been together is kept secret from the public. The engagement and the announcement of a common baby will follow in 2021.

Helene Fischer: Fees and lucrative advertising deals

Of course, the blonde singer is a sought-after advertising face for many well-known brands. These advertising contracts flush additional money into their coffers. Incidentally, Helene Fischer herself is also a brand. She registered it with the German Trademark and Patent Office in 2010. The singer now collects a fee of 250,000 euros per show . You can also book a private concert for 300,000 euros. But you only get Helene Fischer for that, everything else such as technology, travel and meals are then to be paid extra.

  • Volkswagen: Helene had a lucrative advertising contract with VW in the summer of 2014, which also gives her a high income. The Golf Sportsvan is now also available in the Helene Fischer Edition.
  • Douglas: The perfume company Douglas has had its own Helene Fischer perfume line since 2014.
  • Tchibo: The singer has presented her own fashion collection for Tchibo since 2014. But this was not designed by her. At the end of 2014 she also launched her own jewelry collection.
  • L’Oréal: In 2013, the cosmetics group launched its own “Helene Fischer Color Palette” for natural blonde tones for the Garnier Nutrisse brand.
  • Meggle: The beauty has also been promoting the Meggle butter brand since 2013 and describes herself as “Gourmeggle”

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