How Charlotte Church spent
She was the star who found fame aged 11, spent her teenage years performing at prestigious concert halls and racked up a $45 million fortune in the process.
But now singer Charlotte Church is eyeing up her first headline gig in two years at a Bingo weekend in North Wales.
The classical crooner, now 35, hopes to revive her musical career at budget British holiday camp Pontins in front of bingo lovers and bluecoats a term used to describe staff who wear a blue uniform in Wales this September.
Cardiff born Charlotte has previously claimed she would have to work to fund her and is now reported to be worth $10 million less than a quarter of her once vast fortune.
Charlotte was able to access her millions when she turned 18 after raking in a fortune from her six years performing all over the world and in front of President Bill Clinton, Pope John Paul II, the Queen and Prince Charles.
In a 2004 BBC interview, when Charlotte was 18, she vowed not to get carried away by her massive fortune which her mother said was around $13 million.
But the singer also claimed to be eyeing up some lavish purchases including a Mini Cooper convertible.
Charlotte also told reporters that she longed to buy a $1.8m ruby encrusted bra to mark her 18th birthday.
While it not known whether hermes wallet replica
she purchased the bejewelled item, her parents kept her grounded with modest birthday gifts including a CD player, some clothes and jewellery.
$18k girls holidays
Church in 2005. Picture: AP Photo/Ian West/PASource:AP
That same year, the singer took a group of girlfriends away on a week holiday in Ibiza.
Hello! magazine reported that she splashed more than $18,000 on the trip to Spain clubbing capital where she and friends partied into the early hours.
During the trip, Charlotte didn hold back paying for a private villa for them all to stay in and a full time personal chauffeur to take them around.
She said at the time: just here on a girly holiday, I having a really good time. source told The Sun that she was generous during the holiday and would all of the drinks whenever pals went out.
In the years that followed, Charlotte was snapped sipping Champagne and on several occasions appeared to fall asleep in bars.
Mansions and a yacht
Church with former boyfriend, Welsh rugby player Gavin Henson. Picture: APSource:AP
A year later in 2005, while dating former Welsh rugby star Gavin Henson, Charlotte bought a home in Cardiff for around $900,000, which she later sold for $1.65m.
The couple then purchased a lavish manor sat on 20 acres of land in the Vale of Glamorgan now reported to be worth $4.6m.
Charlotte and Gavin, who split up in 2010, had a bar at the bottom of their garden where they indulged in drinking sessions, according to the Daily Mail.
They were dubbed the and Becks of rugby and at one point owned a $1.5m yacht, which was moored in Swansea Marina.
In 2013, Charlotte bought her ex a five bedroom property so that he could live closer to their children, Wales Online reported.