Ayumi Hamasaki Net Worth

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Structural info

  • Full Name: Ayumi Hamasaki
  • Net Worth: $70 Million
  • Date Of Birth: October 2, 1978
  • Place Of Birth: Fukuoka, Japan
  • Height: 5′ 4¼” (1.63 m)
  • Profession: Soundtrack, Actress
  • Nationality: Japanese
  • Spouse: Manuel Schwarz
  • Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/ayu.official
  • Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/ayu_19980408
  • IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0357354
  • Awards: World Music Award for World’s Best Selling Japanese Artist
  • Nominations: World Music Award for World’s Best Album, World Music Award for World’s Best Female Artist, World Music Award for World’s Best Live Act, World Music Award for World’s Best Entertainer of the Year, BLUE BIRD, Depend on you, SEASONS
  • Movies: Like Grains of Sand, Tsuki ni Shizumu, Gakko II
  • TV Shows: Ayuready?, Miseinen

Quotes

  • [about writing lyrics to her songs] I like to try to view [those] experiences objectively, and put my honest feelings into words. If I write when I’m low, it will be a dark song, but I don’t care. I want to be honest with myself at all times.

Facts

  • Separated from her husband of a year Manuel Schwarz. [January 2012]
  • On January 4, 2008, according to her entry of her TeamAyu blog, Hamasaki revealed that she became completely deaf in her left ear and that is no longer operable. The cause of this may possibly be tinnitus or Meniere’s Disease as she was diagnosed with this in 2006. Nevertheless, she decided to continue singing despite Avex experiencing a 13 Yen decrease in their stock prices.
  • She can write with left and right hands.
  • Big fan of Madonna.
  • Female artist in Japan with the most units of singles sold: 17.4 million copies to date.
  • Won MTV Asia’s Best Female Artist Award (2002).
  • Was the first artist to have 4 singles on the Japan top 10 charts simultaneously.
  • Started modeling since age 7.
  • Is currently the highest earning entertainer in Japan (2002).
  • Grew up in a single parent home with mother and grandmother.

Filmography

Soundtrack
Title Year Status Character
Saigo kara nibanme no koi 2014 TV Series performer – 11 episodes
Dragonball: Evolution 2009 lyrics: “Rule” / performer: “Rule”
Kaidan 2007 performer: “Fated”
Onimusha: Dawn of Dreams 2006 Video Game lyrics: “Startin'”, “Rainy Day” – as ayumi hamasaki / performer: “Rainy Day” – as ayumi hamasaki / performer: “Startin'”
Shinobi: Heart Under Blade 2005 lyrics: “Heaven” / performer: “Heaven”
Inuyasha the Movie: Affections Touching Across Time 2001 performer: “No More Words”
Inuyasha 2000 TV Series performer: “Dearest” / writer: “Dearest”
Actress
Title Year Status Character
TalkAsia 2006 TV Series
Tsuki ni shizumu 2002 Short
Gakko II 1996
Shôjo A no satsujin 1996 TV Movie Izumi Takasugi
Miseinen 1995 TV Series Hitomi
Rei Tin: Ko redisu!!! Socho saigo no hi 1995 Misaki Mogami
Sumomo mo momo 1995 Kuriko
Like Grains of Sand 1995 Kasane Aihara
Art of Fighting 1993 TV Movie Yuri Sakazaki (Japanese version, voice)
Self
Title Year Status Character
2015 FNS Kayôsai Part 2 2015 TV Special Herself
2015 FNS Kayôsai Part 1 2015 TV Special Herself
The 64th Annual NHK kôhaku uta gassen 2013 TV Special Herself
The 63rd Annual NHK kôhaku uta gassen 2012 TV Special Herself
Hey! Hey! Hey! Music Champ 2007-2012 TV Series Herself
2012 FNS Kayôsai 2012 TV Special Herself
Dai-62-kai NHK kôhaku uta gassen 2011 TV Special Herself
A3D II Ayumi Hamasaki Rock’n Roll Circus Tour Final: 7 Days Special 2011 Herself
Dai 61 kai NHK kôhaku uta gassen 2010 TV Special Herself
A3D Ayumi Hamasaki Arena Tour 2009 A: Next Level 2010 Herself
Dai 60 kai NHK kôhaku uta gassen 2009 TV Special Herself
Dai 58 kai NHK Kôhaku uta gassen 2007 TV Special Herself
The 2002 World Music Awards 2002 TV Special Herself
MTV Video Music Awards Japan 2002 2002 TV Special Herself
The 51st Annual NHK kôhaku uta gassen 2000 TV Special Herself
Archive Footage
Title Year Status Character
Tetsuko no heya 30nen special 2005 TV Special Herself
Matthew’s Best Hit TV 2004 TV Series Winner Good Morning Friends Award, Kyoko’s selection