Louis Tomlinson Net Worth
Louis Tomlinson net worth: Louis Tomlinson is an English singer who has a net worth of $70 million dollars. Louis Tomlinson, also known as Louis Troy Austin, was born in Doncaster, South Yorkshire, England, and struggled in school. He began performing in musicals as a young teen, and also appeared in small roles on such television shows as "Fat Friends", "If I Had You", and "Waterloo Road". He ultimately decided to audition for "The X Factor" in the UK. He did not make it to the judges' houses as a competitor in the Boys' Division. However, he was invited to join a group with fellow boys' competitors, Niall Horan, Zayn Malik, Liam Payne and Harry Styles. The five singers spent two weeks preparing for the final round of auditions, and gave themselves the name, One Direction. One Direction went on to become one of the most popular acts to ever be produced by a reality series. Since forming in 2010, the group has sold more than 20 million albums worldwide. As of this writing, the group has released five studio albums. Between June 2013 and June 2014, the group generated $75 million in revenue. Between June 2014 and 2015, the group generated $130 million in revenue. Their "Where We Are" Tour generated $282 million, which is the second highest gross for a vocal group in history. Their band is owned by a corporation called 1D Media that was formed in 2010 and is owned equally by the five members. Band member Zayn Malik departed the group in 2015. The band went on hiatus in January 2016 and each member has subsequently perused solo careers that have been surprisingly successful. All five members of One Direction have released solo songs that have charted in the Top 40 in the United States. They are one of the few examples of a group act where the individual artists found success outside of the group.