How Much is Michael Bolton Worth?
Some people consider Michael Bolton rock ballads as “too sweet”, while the others can’t live without his beautiful tenor. In any case, Michael is a significant musician, who can boast with 2 Grammy awards. His net worth is estimated at $60 million.
The main part of Michael Bolton fortune comes from his activity of a musician. As the singer admitted in his interview, he loves music most of all in his life and devotes each his free minute to this art. And this turns him back with cash.
He started his career in 1975, and since then Bolton has already released 17 studio albums. Although Bolton’s first albums got modest reviews from the audience and critics, his 5th album, released in 1987, got double platinum status.
After that Michael Bolton has become a real hit maker. He presented to his fans beautiful ballads, and both – men and women – immediately fell in love with them. One of his most popular songs is the ballad “Said I Loved You…But I Lied”. This song was released in 1993 and immediately became a hit. It occupied the 6th position in Billboard Hot 100. Michael Bolton is the co-author of this beautiful romantic song.
Later the singer cooperated with Rebecca Blake, who directed the music video to this nice composition.
This song is not the only one in Michael Bolton repertoire, which topped the charts. His other melodic beautiful songs, which caught the hearts of listeners, were “Missing You Now” (the actress Teri Hatcher played Bolton’s screen love in the music video to this song), “Steel Bars” and many others.
Being extremely popular and well-paid as a musician, at the same time Michael Bolton tried his hand in other activities too. And these gigs contributed to his net worth. Bolton turned to be quite talented as an actor. He made appearances in such films as “Meet Wally Sparks”, “The Nanny” etc. He also participated in popular TV shows, like “Celebrity Duets” and “Dancing with the Stars”.
In addition the music star endorsed Pizza Hut and performed “Jingle Bells” especially for its commercial.
As you see, Michael Bolton enjoys a high level of income. But how did he start his career?