A new revelation has been brought forward by the website Money.co.uk about the music of Bob Marley and how much he would be earning from the modern platforms existing today such as Spotify, Youtube and Instagram. In their publication, the organization listed the icon as the person who would have been reaping most of the monetary benefits.
The subjects of the studies as previously outlined were Spotify, Youtube and Instagram for which the accounts of 50 superstars in previous years were chosen and analyzed about the number of followers and streams they have.
A-list entertainers such as Frank Sinatra, Elvis Presley, Aretha Franklin, David Bowie and others were among the lineup of studied artistes however Bob Marley was number one when the analysis was completed. In second place was Elvis Presley, and the top ten was so immaculate that it featured Marvin Gaye, Prince and John Lennon with the “Queen of Soul”, Aretha Franklin being the only female to squeeze in.
The statistics as given by Money.co.uk show where Bob Marley’s earning potential would have superseded US $1.6 million, via the popular social media and streaming platforms in 2021. The breakdown of the data from the website shows where the Reggae icon’s number one source of income would have been from Spotify, based on the fact that he gets 12,438,220 streams monthly which earn him US $695,500 annually as fans continually find his hits and albums to be quite sensational.
Where Social media is concerned, Bob Marley has over 6 million followers on his account which in today’s world would have given him the power to boost his earnings massively as an influencer.