Beyoncé Reportedly Pocketed At Least $24 Million For Private ‘Atlantis The Royal’ Performance — Here’s Where She Lands In The Top 10 Most Expensive Private Performances

Topline On Saturday, Beyoncé headlined the launch of the ritzy ‘Atlantis the Royal’ hotel in Dubai, where the songstress is reported to have pocketed $24 million for the

hour-long set, according to multiple reports, making her one of the highest earners in the lucrative world of exclusive events.Key Facts 10. Jennifer Lopez performed at

Russian billionaire Andrei Melnichenko’s and his wife’s joint birthday party in 2007 for a reported $2.8 million, according to Billboard, plus an extra $1.1 million for flights

and hotels. 9. Former body armor magnate David Brooks reportedly paid Aerosmith $2.9 million to play at his daughter’s bat mitzvah in 2005, provided they let his nephew play

the drums, according to Billboard, though Brooks was later charged with, among other crimes, using company funds to pay the band’s hefty fee. 8. Motorola CEO Greg Brown

reportedly paid Bruno Mars $3.2 million to play at his son’s wedding in 2021, reported Fox Business. 7. George Michael raked in a reported $4.2 million after an unnamed

Russian mining and lumber tycoon flew him to Moscow to perform at a private party in 2007, according to The Guardian. 6. Beyoncé played at the pre-wedding festivities of

Isha Ambani, the daughter of Mukesh Ambani, the tenth richest man in the world, in 2018, reportedly for upwards of $4.7 million, according to the Hindustan Times. 5. In

2005, People reported Andrei Melnichenko, who bankrolled J-Lo’s performance in 2007, paid Christina Aguilera $6 million to sing at his wedding in the South of France. 4. An

unnamed patron once allegedly paid the Eagles $6 million to play Hotel California - and nothing else - at a private party in New York City, reports Billboard.