Can you get rich from a one-hit wonder?
According to Pierre Bradshaw, who worked 6 years at MCA/Universal Music, a band with a hit song can bring in anywhere from $10 thousand to $50 thousand per performance. So if youre a one-hit wonder who didnt actually write your hit, playing a ton of live shows is probably your best bet at striking it rich.
How much did one-hit wonders make?
The one-hit wonder song that turned into a $175 million fortune.
What is the biggest selling record of all-time?
Michael Jacksons Thriller, estimated to have sold 70 million copies worldwide, is the best-selling album.