The 2007 Guinness World Record Holdovers



Madonna has been awarded a Guinness world record - for being the Highest-Paid Female Performer.

Pop diva Madonna is doing better than Britney Spears in case of music. The singer has been awarded a Guinness World Record for being the Highest Paid Female Singer on the planet, steps into the shoes of Spears who's been on the top spot, taking in an estimated $50 million (26.6million) in 2004.

Spears had managed to hold on to the record since 2001, when she entered the Guinness World Records for earning $38.5million (20.5 million) in 2000. Numbers of people included in the Guinness World Records 2007 book, include the likes of James Blunt, Arctic Monkeys, and Simon Cowell among others.

As of Blunt, the singer nabs the award for the Most Albums Sold in A Year in the UK with 2,368,000 copies in 2005. Elsewhere, Arctic Monkeys has the Fastest Selling UK Debut Album with "Whatever People Say I Am, That's What I Am Not" selling 363,735 copies in its first week and 113,000 on its first day.

Simon Cowell, additionally, is the Highest Paid TV Talent Show Judge, earning 18 million. The star-studded 2007 version of the Guinness World Records book, goes on sale on Friday, also listed Brad Pitt as one of the award recipient for the Most Wanted Man on Internet Search Engine Google in 2005. Oscar winning actress Nicole Kidman is another award holdover, holding the record for the Most Money Paid Per Minute to An Actor after she earned a reported $3.71 million for a four-minute commercial for Chanel No.5 perfume.

© AceShowbiz.com


MORE FROM NEWS

Leave a Comment

Required fields are marked with *

   

TODAY'S HEADLINES

  1. NSFW! Emily Ratajkowski Poses Completely Nude for LOVE Magazine
  2. This Transgender Performer Suggests She Had an Affair With Kanye West
  3. Kim Kardashian Is 'Furious' After Video of Her Partying Hard Exposed
  4. Is Ben Affleck Done Playing Batman? WB Reportedly Plans His Exit
  5. 'Avengers: Infinity War' Leaked Photo Reveals Spider-Man and Doctor Strange's Scene
  6. Birthday Girl Julianne Hough Ditches Bikini Top During Romantic Honeymoon
  7. Beyonce and Jay-Z Hire 18 New Staff for Twin Kids
  8. 'Gambit' Is Being Reworked Following Success of 'Deadpool' and 'Logan'
  9. Jeremy Meeks and Chloe Green Make Out During L.A. Coffee Run: We Are in Love
  10. Beyonce's Madame Tussauds Wax Figure 'Adjusted' After Whitewashing Controversy

CELEBS PHOTO