Ariana Grande to earn more than ‘$20 million’ for virtual Fortnite concert
05 August 2021 | 8:41 am
Ariana Grande's virtual 'Fortnite' gig later this week could prove extremely profitable for the superstar.
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7 Sep 2019
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