When you can’t express your feelings directly, then say it through the music. But only a few people have that talent. Among them, American singer Linda Ronstadt is the one.
Ten-time Grammy Award winner Linda Ronstadt makes millions of dollars through her albums sales. To date, she sold over 100 million globally. Linda started her singing career in the 1960s and has worked in the music industry for five years. Read on to know more about Linda’s net worth and other assets.
Who is Linda Ronstadt?
Born in Arizona in July 1946, Linda’s age is now 73. She started performing at the age of 16 with Stoe Poneys before earning success as a solo artist. Linda breakout 1974 album “Heart Like a Wheel” has received a total of twelve Grammy Awards and reached at the top of the Billboard 200.
In 1975, she dropped another album, “Prisoner in Disguise.” The record featured the Neil Young cover ‘Loe Is a Rose’ and collaborated with William Robinson Jr., aka Somket ‘The Tracks of My Tears.’
She released several hits covers such as It’s So Easy, Poor Poor Pitiful Me, and Tumbling Dice. Also, she featured on Smokey’s “Ooh Baby Baby and followed with the 1980 album “Mad Love.”
Later she tried her hand at other styles of music, including jazz and pop. She worked with Nelson Rigger and released two more albums, ‘What’s New,’ ‘Lush Life.’ In 1987, she explored her Hispanic heritage by recording a Spanish-language album, “Canciones de Mi Padre.
In 2011, Linda Ronstadt retired from music. Late in 013, she announced that she could no longer singe because of Parkinson’s disease.
Linda Ronstadt Net Worth; How She Makes It?
Linda made her name in the music industry by herself and released many hit singles and albums from which she earned hefty money that increased her net worth. As of now, the retired singer Linda Ronstadt has a fantastic net worth of $130 million.
To date, the 1960s singer released over 30 albums that have contained 38 singles on the Billboard Hot 100 charts and 15 compilation. For her music, she received two Academy Musci Awards, an Emmy Award, an ALMA Award.
Moreover, she also collaborated with famous artists such as Bette Midler, Frank Zappa, Dolly Parton, and Johnny Cash, as well as featured on more than 120 albums.
Apart from her music career, she published an autobiography in 2013 that ranked in the top 10 in The New York Times Best Seller List. Further, she played the character of Mabel Stanley in the TV film, “The Pirates of Penzance,” in 1980.
House & Cars Details
The singer loves to spend her money in luxurious mansions and cars. She has invested in the property across the country and also rides expensive cars around the city. Currently, Linda resides in San Francisco, California, with her adopted children Clementine and Carlos.
Ronstadt was in a relationship with former California governor Jerry Brown and filmmaker, George Lucas but she never married in her life.
Before moving to San Francisco, she lived in her hometown of Tucson for many years. Source reported that the Mad Love singer sold her Tucson house for $1 million. The 4,100 square foot mansion had four bedrooms and three and a half bathrooms.
Linda Ronstadt Net Worth, Salary & Bio
|Name||Linda Maria Ronstadt|
|Date of Birth||15 July 1946|
|Age||73 years old|
|Profession||Singer, Musician, Actress, Activist|
|Net Worth||$130 Million|
|Dated||Jerry Brown and George Lucas|