Friday 18 January 2019

Balladeer De Burgh (68) has sold 45m albums over the last 40 years. He's huge in places like Iran and Germany. De Burgh has invested in property, making a big profit when selling a Wicklow estate for €6m in 2013.

He is also a savvy wine collector. The singer sold a case of the rare Château Lafite 1945, which went for €403,000 at auction in 2011. He's still touring and played at the wedding of German premier Angela Merkel's key rival Christian Von Steen last year. Daughter Rosanna was a Playboy model and former Miss World.

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