English recording artist, songwriter, dancer and television personality, Cheryl Cole has an estimated net worth of $27 million (£20m), according to Sunday Times Rich List. Born Cheryl Ann Tweedy on 30 June 1983 in Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England. She attended Royal Ballet School and Walker Comprehensive School. Cheryl gained fame in 2002 after her auditioned for the reality television show Popstars: The Rivals on ITV and became Cole a member of girl-band Girls Aloud. She made it big with Girls Aloud as the group sold over 7 million copies in 2012 and she is also the endorser of L’Oreal shampoo. She is also known as a judge of The X Factor. The singer returned as judge for the reality show. Her judging gig is worth £1.5 million per season.