BlackPink, one of K-pop’s successful girl groups, made headlines when it announced a comeback since last releasing The Album in 2020. The girls are said to be releasing a new album this month, according to reports. Soompi.
From producing quality songs and touring as a group or individually, to modeling for global luxury brands such as Chanel, Dior, Calvin Klein and Samsung, the members have a combined net worth of approx. $62 million , based on Celebrity Net Worth estimates .
BlackPink fans eagerly await the group’s comeback. Photo: Global Times.
Jennie ( 10 million USD )
Jennie was called by SCMP newspaper “born with a silver spoon”. Her mother is said to be a major shareholder and stakeholder in CJ E&M, one of Korea’s largest entertainment companies as the parent company of Mnet and tvN. However, Jennie has been making her own fortune since the age of 14.
Besides the group’s activities, Jennie became the first member to go solo with the song ” Solo ” in 2018. The hit single surpassed 300 million views on the world’s major music platform in July/ 2021 and 800 million views on YouTube in March.
She made history as the first Korean solo artist to reach the respective milestones.
Jennie recently became the target of a series of ads from fashion house Chanel. Photo: Allkpop.
In addition to music, Jennie works with many high-profile titles. Known by the nickname “Human Chanel”, she is also the face of Calvin Klein, Hera lipstick lines, Samsung Galaxy and Lotte Candy.
Besides, she collaborated with Korean luxury eyewear brand – Gentle Monster – to launch J Bentley Home Collection sunglasses. With an estimated cost of up to $800,000 per contract, according to Ace Bed Korea.
Jennie shines with Chanel clothes at international fashion weeks. Photo: Channel Korea, Kpopping.
Lisa ( $14 million )
The youngest member Lisa also released a solo album – Lalisa last year. The title song brought her a Guinness world record.
It became the most viewed music video within 24 hours of its release with 74 million views, breaking the previous record held by Taylor Swift, with the song Me! had 65 million views in 2019.
In addition, it is also the most streamed album by a K-pop artist with 573 million streams.
Lisa had great success with the songs on her first solo album. Photo: MV Lalisa.
Besides her huge success in the music field, Lisa also appeared on TV shows like Real Man 300 and Youth With You .
In addition, she works with global brands such as Celine, Prada, Bulgari, MAC as well as companies in her home country, such as Thailand’s largest mobile phone operator AIS.
Lisa’s fee is not less than 5 figures (in USD), estimated at least 300,000 USD / performance and 600,000 USD per job confirmation, according to Korean media.
As the most followed K-pop star on social media, Lisa has earned up to 200,000 USD per sponsored post.
BlackPink’s Lisa is Bulgari’s ambassador. Photo: Xmag, Nationtv.
Rose ( $18 million )
Born in New Zealand before moving to Australia, Rosé competed with 700 other candidates for a spot in BlackPink.
She had a great 2021, was chosen as an ambassador for Tiffany & Co and launched her solo career with the single album R. The lead single On the Ground became the most viewed video by a Korean solo artist in 24 hours and peaked at number 70 on the Billboard Hot 100, the highest charting song by a Korean female solo artist in the US.
In 2020, she became the global brand ambassador of Yves Saint Laurent. Other transactions include endorsements with Korean cosmetic brands Kiss Me and Perfect World Mobile.
BlackPink’s Rosé receives many big contracts from luxury jewelry brands. Photo: Kpopping, Elle.
Jisoo ( 20 million USD )
Jisoo is the last member of the group to make a solo debut, which is expected to be this year, as she was previously busy with filming. Even so, acting seems to have paid off, making her the richest BlackPink member.
Jisoo and Jung Hae In in Snowdrop . Photo: Jtbc Drama.
After guest roles in series like The Producers (2015) and Arthdal Chronics (2019), Jisoo got her first lead role in Snowdrop last year. The film became famous around the world, making Jisoo a rising star in the domestic film industry.
BlackPink’s eldest sister is also a big name in the commercial world. Before the launch of BlackPink, she appeared in commercials for LG, Nikon and Samsonite. After that, she became the ambassador of Dior Beauty in 2019 and has many big contracts with Cartier, Kiss Me.
The luxurious beauty of Jisoo exudes the beauty of designs from Dior. Photo: KpopStarz, Jisoo.