Fiona Apple is an American trained pianist as well as singer and songwriter. She started writing her own songs when she was just eight years and when she was seventeen, her songs were already hits in the industry. The beautiful Fiona Apple is recognized all over the world due to her incredible voice when she hit the stage. Here are the complete details about the career, biography, and net worth of Fiona Apple in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Fiona Apple was and raised in Manhattan, New York City in the year 1977. She is the daughter of Diane McAfee who is also a well-known singer and Brandon Maggart who is an actor. Her grandparents are Millicent Green and Jonny McAfee, they were both dancers and vocalists
She has a sister who is known by her stage name, Maude Maggart and a half-brother by the name Garett Maggart who is also an actor. Fiona Apple lived with her mother, but she used to spend some time with her dad in Los Angeles, California.
While she was playing jazz standard she got an opportunity to meet Billie Holiday and Ella Fitzgerald, who were very inspiring to her talent.
Just like many other celebrities, Fiona Apples private life has been in the limelight for many reasons. When she only twelve years old she was raped outside the house she used to live with her mother. Since the incidence, she has suffered panic attacks.
Fiona Apple is also believed to be a vegan and she has suffered depression from time to time. She has relationship with several men such as David Blaine, Jonathan Ames, Paul Thomas, and others.
Career, Awards & Nominations
Her first shot in the music industry started in 1994 with her demo tape that had several songs like ‘Not One of Those Times,’ ‘He Takes A Taxi,’ and ‘Never is a Promise.’ She gave the tape to Kathryn Schenker who then passed it to Andy Slater who was an executive at Sony Music.
In 1996, her first album titled ‘Tidal’ was launched by Work Records and was received positively by the public selling over 2.6 million copies. She went on to release other albums like ‘When the Pawn,’ ‘Extraordinary Machine,’ and many others.
Fiona Apple made her name be recognized all over the entertainment industry. She has gained both fame and rewards. She has won Grammy Awards once, MTV Video Music Awards twice, California Music Awards once, and many others. Fiona has also been nominated for twenty awards.
Net Worth & Earnings
The gorgeous Fiona Apple has an estimated net worth of $16 million. She has made all her fortune from the sale of her singles and albums. Starting her career at a young age made her focus into music and due to this, she has not only become famous, but wealthy as well.
The outspoken Fiona Apple is an example of a many artists who have focused on what they love and end up reaping from their hard work. She is what she is today because of making a decision of following her dreams.