RM is the leader of one of the most famous boy bands in the world, BTS. With his position, many probably think he has the highest net worth of the bunch.
It turns out that the South Korean artist is not the richest member of the septet. Nonetheless, he is still one of the richest K-pop idols today.
He started his career in the South Korean entertainment world even before debuting as an idol. But her popularity and success increased significantly after she was featured by Big Hit Entertainment, alongside her six co-members.
As of today, he is now worth millions and even ranks at the top of the list of K-pop stars with the highest net worth figure.
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Estimated Net Worth of BTS Leader Fortune
Celebrity Net Worth estimates RM to be worth more than $20-22 million. He amassed his wealth through BTS, songwriting and producing.
Within the group, he is the third richest member as J-Hope and Suga surpass him on the list. Even so, they are all among the wealthiest K-pop idols inside and outside of South Korea.
There is little information about his background. But, netizens claimed that he came from a family with a comfortable life.
Many apparently believe he grew up middle to upper class.
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About RM income, profit and investment
BTS has exponentially increased their collective net worth over the years. In 2019 alone, the septet generated over $170 million in touring, earning each member around $7 million in revenue.
Along with sales and touring, RM, alongside his co-members, experienced an increase in his net worth at the end of 2020. This happened after Big Hit Entertainment went public, making Dynamite singers millionaires.
The group leader also earns massively through royalties. South China Morning Post stated that the Korea Music Copyright Association credits him with more than 170 songs.
As for his investments, the BTS member loves collecting art, especially paintings. In addition, he makes real estate purchases from time to time. In 2021, he and Jimin bought an apartment at Nine One Hannam, Seoul’s most expensive apartment complex.
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