She is a talented American actress, author, singer and songwriter. She started singing when she was thirteen years of age when she released her hit song ‘Blue.’ She is star known for her country music that became the famous around the world. Rimes has also been featured in many popular films such like ‘Days of Our Lives,’ ‘American Dreams,’ and many others. Today, let us learn more about the career, biography and net worth of LeAnn Rimes in 2019.
Early Life & Biography
Her parents, Wilbur Rimes and Belinda Butler gave birth to her in 1982 on August 28. Although was in Mississippi her parents later migrated to Garland in Texas, where she was taken to a vocal and dance lessons.
At the age of five, she had already started to perform at local shows and music theatres. She also appeared in the network television show called Star Search, which was being hosted by Ed McMahon. She also appeared in the weekly show called Johnnie High’s Country Music Revue.
At the age of nine years old Rimes was a superstar as she toured all over the country with her father supporting her all the way. When she was eleven she had released three projects which did very well.
Rimes private life has been in the limelight for various reasons. One of them is her marriage to Dean Sheremet that lasted for almost eight years and then they divorced after she was accused of being with an affair with Eddie Cibrian. She was later engaged and married by Cibrian in 2011 in California.
She was also the talk of the town after she filed a case accusing her father and her then manager for taking over $6 million dollars from her. However she later reconciled with her father.
Career, Awards & Nominations
Since she was young, Rimes was introduced to her music career and she greatly embraced it and stayed focused to the lane. She became a household name after her debut album by the name ‘Blue.’ The project became popular and sold more than seven million copies worldwide.
She later did several single such as ‘One Way Ticket,’ ‘The Cattle Call,’ and many others. All her songs were termed as delightful and inspirational to the young generation.
She released other albums like ‘Sitting on Top of the World,’ ‘Twisted Angel,’ ‘This Woman,’ ‘Whatever we Wanna,’ among others. She is known for various hits songs like ‘Life Goes on,’ ‘Suddenly,’ ‘God Bless America,’ ‘Cant Fight the Moonlight,’ and many others.
She was the host of the Colgate Country Showdown before it was switched sponsorship. She acted in several films like ‘Coyote Ugly,’ ‘Moesha,’ ‘Reel Love,’ ‘ Logan Lucky,’ and others.
Her ambitious and efforts in the entertainment industry have received positively over the decades and due to this she has been nominated and awarded many awards. In the years 1998, 2007, 2008, 2009, and 2011 she was nominated for Grammy Awards for the category of Best Female Country Vocal Performance.
Net Worth & Earnings
LeAnn Rimes has an estimated net worth of $14 million. The source of her fortune is her career as a musician releasing over ten albums. Considering the amount that she makes for the sale of her albums, it is evident that she generates millions of money. The various roles she has played on different films also play a part to her net worth.
She is an outstanding singer who commenced her career when she was still young. She is known as the best country music artist having garnered fans from all over the world.