Chart DJ Calvin Harris has been ranked one of the wealthiest young stars in the music world with a fortune estimated at £30 million, after topping the Sunday Times Rich List.
He is second only to pop queen Adele - who has seen her fortune swell by around 50% in a year when she released no new material - both becoming the biggest financial successes in the music world aged 30 and under.
Superstar DJ Harris has had a string of major hits with nine top singles from his latest album 18 months.
The former shelf-stacker - whose real name is Adam Richard Wiles and who is dating Rita Ora - is said to be able to command £100,000 for a night's work as a DJ in Las Vegas.
Cole, who has recently signed up for a return to The X Factor panel, drops to third place from last year's number two although she has banked a further £2 million, according to the compiler of the list, Philip Beresford.
The five members of One Direction take joint fourth place with an estimated £14 million each, although they have a combined fortune of £70 million.
Niall Horan, Zayn Malik, Harry Styles, Louis Tomlinson and Liam Payne are thought to have seen their finances swell by £9 million in the past 12 months, which has seen them tour, release a movie and a third album.
Their inclusion in the upper reaches of the list - along with Mumford And Sons frontman Marcus Mumford and his wife Carey Mulligan, together worth £13 million.
Young entrepreneur Jamal Edwards, 23, has made it to number 15 with his £8 million fortune amassed from his broadcasting and production company SB.TV which emerged from the grime and hip-hop scene.
Top ten (with previous ranking in brackets)
1 - Adele - £45m (£30m)
2 - Calvin Harris - £30m
3 - Cheryl Cole £16m (£14m)
4 - Niall Horan £14m (£5m)
4= (17=) Zayn Malik £14m (£5m)
4= (17=) Liam Payne £14m (£5m)
4= (17=) Harry Styles £14m (£5m)
4= (17=) Louis Tomlinson £14m (£5m)
9= (3=) Leona Lewis £13m (£12m)
9= (-) Marcus Mumford and Carey Mulligan £13m (-)
The full Rich List is published in this weekend's edition of The Sunday Times.