Not only is Las Vegas famed for its gambling and nightlife, it regularly plays host to some of the world’s biggest performers.
Over the years, iconic stars such as Liberace, Prince and Elvis Presley have captivated audiences in Vegas casinos, earning millions along the way. Lady Gaga is the latest in a long line of superstars to join the ranks, recently announcing a 74-date residency that will reportedly earn her a cool $75 million.
Betway Casino, the online casino games have been inspired by the buzz of Las Vegas and created an infographic to celebrate the world’s biggest casino acts, with statistics about how much these stars have earned, how many shows they’ve performed.
Here are some of the jaw-dropping findings:
Celine Dion made $229,086,433 from 418 shows at the Colosseum at Caesars Palace
Siegfried & Roy performed 5,750 times before Roy was mauled by a tiger live on stage
David Copperfield makes $50 million a year at the MGM Casino
Elvis reignited his career at the International Hotel, performing 636 times
Jennifer Lopez grossed over $1 million from a single show on 16th August 2016