Simon Cowell has become even richer

X Factor boss Simon Cowell has added a further £40 million to his fortune since last year, according to reports. The music mogul has moved into 11th place in the list of the UK's top music millionaires.

His wealth has risen by 38% during the last 12 months, giving him an estimated fortune of £165million.

The top spot of this year's Sunday Time Music Rich List has been taken by Warner Music Group boss Edgar Bronfman with an estimated estate of £1.64billion.

In second place is Zomba records owner Clive Calder with Lord Andrew Lloyd Webber in third.

Cowell's former mentor Simon Fuller is ranked in sixth place and his fortune is thought to be around £350million.

Popstar to Operastar Katherine Jenkins, X Factor star Leona Lewis and Charlotte Church together came top of the under 30 category.

The ladies are all worth £11million each, while Lily Allen and Amy Winehouse are also named.

The list, which is to be published in the newspaper on Sunday, is based on the accounts of companies owned, information from the millionaires and interviews with their financial advisers

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