Ed Sheeran (source: Instagram)
Ed Sheeran (source: Instagram)

Singer Edward Sheeran better known as Ed Sheeran has bagged the title of British richest celebrity under the age of 30.

According to a list complied by Heat Magazine, the Ed sheeran topped with a fortune of £170 million, almost twice as much as his 2018 value.

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Ed Sheeran jumped from an estimated worth of £94 million in 2017 to £170 million.

The singer was said to have replaced Adele who turned 31 in May this year.

The list of the nation’s wealthiest young stars is made up of well-known musicians, film stars, models and TV personalities.

Coming in second for 2019 is 30-year-old actor Daniel Radcliffe with a fortune of £90million, mostly made up from his Harry Potter franchise earnings.

The top five is completed by 25-year-old Harry Styles with £64million, 29-year-old actress Emma Watson with £57million and 26-year-old Irishman Niall Horan with £54.8million in the bank.

Former One Direction star Harry’s fortune is made of income from his 1D days, his solo career and a deal with Gucci.

British stars Sophie Turner (£8.5million) and Dev Patel (£7.5million) made it into 17th and 20th place respectively with fortunes from their blossoming acting careers.

Just recently, the British singer-songwriter reportedly purchased all houses around his Notting Hill restaurant in United Kigdom, after neighbours filed noise complaints against him.