Marked as one of the 100 most powerful women and 52nd richest woman in the UK, Victoria Beckham net worth has rose with her success in her independent career.
British pop artist and former member of Spice Girls Victoria Beckham net worth is not only decided by her music career. With time, she upgraded and established herself as a successful fashion designer and an entrepreneur. She owns a business of denim line, fragrance line, sunglasses and classy dresses. The famous Hollywood stars Gwyneth Paltrow and Cameron Diaz are her clients.
Victoria Beckham was born on April 17, 1974 in Harlow, Essex, England. Her Parents Jacqueline Doreen and Anthony William Adams named her Victoria Caroline Adams. Her mother Jacqueline was an insurance clerk and hairdresser while her father Anthony was an electronics engineer. She grew up in Goffs Oak, Hertfordshire where her family had a business of electronic items.
She attended St. Mary’s High School. The later posh star was then bullied during her days in St. Mary’s High School. Since her upper middle class family could afford all the resources Victoria needed to achieve her ambition, she studied acting, music, dancing and modeling for her modeling career. In addition, her parents completely supported her dreams and her decision of making her career in music. Later, her parents admitted her to Jason Theatre School. Afterwards, she got enrolled into the Laine Theatre Arts Academy in Surrey. There she learned dancing and modeling.
Talking about likes and dislikes of Victoria Beckham, she did not like being called Vicky, but she rather preferred to be called Posh, which means best for everything. Even though she grew up in an affluent family, Victoria Beckham did not like to enjoy the luxuries her father could offer her. She did not like her father to drive her to school in Rolls Royce.
Victoria Beckham started up dancing before she landed as one of the Spice Girls—one of the largest English girl bands. With her passion in dancing and music, she became one of the tough competitors to neglect in the audition where other 400 candidates had auditioned. As a result, she was selected as one of the Spice Girls in the year 1993 along with Geri Halliwell, Emma Bunton, Melanie Brown and Melanie Chisholm which was to raise Victoria Beckham net worth in the near future.
Firstly, Chris Herbert was the manager of the group. However, the girls wanted to be more creative due to which they broke up with him and became an independent band of girls. Consequently, the group became a hit after they released ‘Wannabe’ in 1996 which rippled through 29 countries. The band sold 20 million copies of their first album ‘Spice’ due to which Victoria Beckham net worth and popularity climbed the peak. But their second album in 1997 did not do as good as the first one. Later on, the band broke after their release of third album ‘Forever’ in 2000 which failed.
Victoria Beckham married the famous English football player, David Beckham in 1999 after dating him for a couple of years. They married at Luttrellstown Castle in Ireland. The couple is blessed with 4 children. They are Brooklyn Joseph, Romeo James, Cruz David and Harper Seven.
David Beckham underwent a scandal after his personal assistant, Rebecca Loos, publicly announced about her affair with him. However, Victoria Beckham decided to be with David Beckham and the couple is still together.
After breaking of the band, Victoria began to focus on her solo career. Victoria released a couple of her unsuccessful solo numbers ‘Out of Your Mind’ and ‘Not Such an Innocent Girl’. Victoria Beckham net worth suffered quite a bit during this time.
The music enthusiast Victoria Beckham continued on with her career by releasing her next single in 2002 which again failed to top the charts. Similarly, her other songs kept on failing. Soon after, she appeared as the face of urban clothing ‘Rocawear’ before emerging in a reality TV show in 2004. The TV show was ‘The Real Beckhams’ featuring her husband David Beckham and she.
In 2001, Victoria Beckham successfully penned down her childhood memories, the experiences with Spice Girls and her marriage to David Beckham. She compiled all of these into an autobiography and gave the title to it ‘Learning to Fly’. Eventually, the book became the bestseller in the UK.
Currently, she has established herself as a successful entrepreneur and a renowned fashion designer. Her music career earned her all the fame before she became popular as entrepreneur; however, her flourishing career in fashion design and entrepreneurship are the result of her own hard work. Victoria Beckham net worth then got the chance to rise via fashion entrepreneurship.
In 2004, the same year Victoria Beckham appeared in reality TV show, she showed interest in entrepreneurship. Therefore, Victoria Beckham and her partner Rock & Republic released finest denim line ‘VB Rocks’. Moreover, Beckham released sunglasses and fragrance line called ‘Intimately Beckham’ individually.
This time Victoria Beckham released her second book that had fashion and style tips as its theme. She released another bestseller “That Extra Half an Inch: Hair, Heels and Everything in Between’ in 2006.
As David Beckham signed a deal with MLS’ Los Angeles Galaxy, they moved to the United States of America in 2007. Victoria Beckham utilized her stay in the States. She initiated and starred in her own NBC TV show ‘Victoria Beckham: Coming to America’.
The fashion diva, Victoria Beckham net worth became high after she released her own dress collection in 2008 for the first time. Her fine taste in feminine dressing dug up her creativity on ‘silhouette enhancing’ collection of dresses.
The Spice Girls once reunited and did their 11-show world tour. They released their greatest hit album on the reunification. Victoria Beckham said it would be the last reunion with Spice Girls as she needs to focus on her family.
However, Beckham one again performed with Spice Girls at the London Games. Her happiness after the performance portrays that her passion for music had never died.
For her grandeur in the fashion world, Beckham has won British Glamour Magazine Awards twice in 2007. Both of the awards demonstrate her premium taste in fashion and styling. Moreover, she became one of the 100 most powerful women in the UK, hiking up Victoria Beckham net worth.
Several magazines like British Vogue, Indian Vogue and Russian Vogue has featured the fashion magnate Victoria Beckham. She also became Katie Holmes stylist for the movie Harper’s Bazaar in 2006. Besides, Victoria Beckham holds a belief to discard animal fur in fashion industry. Due to her thinking, she is famous with animal rights organization including PETA.
Talking about Victoria Beckham net worth, her committed work made her 52nd richest woman in Britain. Apart from these titles, the persevering yet successful entrepreneur also became ‘the 19th richest person in the UK’. The list also includes renowned soccer player—David Beckham, who is the husband of Victoria Beckham. Victoria Beckham net worth climbed with her fame and success due to her hard work. The brand Beckham couple has worked wonders. However, Victoria Beckham net worth due to her self-built fashion empire is estimated to be £240 million by 2016.
Victoria Beckham net worth has climbed high due to her dedication to the work she was involved in. Her success does not only demonstrate her capacity, but also her passion to work wholeheartedly.