Charice Pempengco is a very talented young singer whom has already reached a net worth of $16 million. Charice Pempengco has earned her net worth through all her appearances and hit songs. She was born in Laguna, Phillipines and began her career in 2007. Charice Pempengco, also known as Charmaine Clarice Relucio Pempengco, was born in Cabuyao, Laguna, Philippines. She began competing in singing competitions to help support her family as a child. She placed 3rd in the major televised Filipino vocal competition show, "Little Big Star" in 2005, and began to gain widespread attention when a fan posted videos of her singing on YouTube.
Her performances caught the attention of Ten Songs/Productions in Sweden, and she subsequently recorded her first demo. Since then, her career has exploded, and she has performed around the world, and appeared on the Ellen DeGeneres Show and the Oprah Winfrey Show. She has performed duets with Andrea Bocelli in Italy and Celine Dion at Madison Square Garden. She joined the cast of "Glee" during Season 2 as a foreign exchange student who challenges Rachel Berry played by Lea Michelle. She has released two studio albums, both of which have been certified Platinum, and her third album will be released in late 2011.