Selena Gomez and Bella Hadid are both highly successful women who have dated The Weeknd. But which of The Weeknd’s former partners has the higher net worth?
Let’s examine Gomez’s and Hadid’s sources of income to determine which of the stars has accumulated the most wealth.
Selena Gomez’s net worth – $75 million
According to Celebrity Net Worth, Selena Gomez is an actor, singer, and songwriter with an estimated net worth of $75 million. She is one of the most-followed celebrities on social media, with 272 million Instagram followers and 36.9 million followers on TikTok.
Gomez started acting in 2002 when she joined the cast of Barney and Friends. She appeared in several TV shows and movies before landing her breakout role in 2007 as the star of the Disney show Wizards of Waverly Place. Gomez was reportedly paid $300,000 per episode of WOWP. She launched her own production company called July Moon Productions in 2008. She executive produced the Netflix series 13 Reasons Why, which started airing in 2017.
Besides having a successful acting career, Gomez is also a talented musician. She signed to Hollywood Records at age 16, and has released several albums and toured both as a solo artist and as the lead singer of the band Selena Gomez and the Scene.
Gomez’s endorsement deals with various brands have earned a significant portion of her income. In 2016, she signed a $10 million contract with the handbag brand Coach. The following year, she made a $30 million deal with Puma.
The “Who Says” singer was the most-followed person on Instagram for many years. She makes between $500,000 and $800,000 per sponsored Instagram post.
Bella Hadid’s net worth – $25 million
Bella Hadid is a model who has a net worth of $25 million, according to Celebrity Net Worth. Along with her sister Gigi Hadid, she is one of the most famous and highly-paid models in the world.
Bella Hadid first stepped into the public eye when she appeared with her family on the Bravo reality series The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills. Her mother, Yolanda Hadid, was a starring cast member on the show. Hadid is an accomplished equestrian, and she wanted to train for the Olympics. But she had to give up competing due to her chronic Lyme disease and instead decided to pursue a modeling career.
Hadid started modeling professionally at age 16. She worked on campaigns for Flynn Skye, Hanna Hayes, and Chrome Hearts. In 2014, she signed with IMG Models and made her debut at New York Fashion Week that fall. She landed her first magazine cover the same year, appearing on the front of Jalouse Magazine.
Hadid has walked the runway for several fashion brands, including Tom Ford, Diane von Fürstenberg, Tommy Hilfiger, March Jacobs, Topshop, Moschino, Missoni, Balmain, and Chanel. She has been on the cover of several magazines, including Seventeen, Unconditional Magazine, Grey Magazine, and Teen Vogue.
In 2017, Hadid broke the record for most Vogue September covers in one year by appearing on the cover of five international Vogue editions. She won the Model of the Year Award in 2016, was voted “Model of the Year” by Model.com the same year.
Selena Gomez and Bella Hadid both dated The Weeknd
Fans compare Gomez and Hadid because both famous women have been romantically linked to the Canadian musician The Weeknd.
The Weeknd, whose real name is Abel Makkonen Tesfaye, started dating Hadid in early 2015. Both stars’ careers were on the rise, and their relationship garnered a great deal of public interest. Hadid appeared in The Weeknd’s 2015 music video for “In the Night.” Hadid and The Weeknd broke up in 2016 only to reconcile in 2018. They broke up again in 2019.
The Weeknd started dating Gomez after his relationship with Hadid ended the first time. They started dating in early 2017 and split after less than a year together. Several of The Weeknd’s songs are rumored to be about Gomez, including the tracks “Heartless” and “Call Out My Name.”