Frank Valli, who was born as Francesco Stephen Castelluccio, is an American actor and a singer who has been known as the frontman of The Four seasons starting in the year 1960. He has been known for his powerful head voice, and he was able to score 29 Top Forty hits with his group, The Four Seasons. As a solo artist, he scored nine Top 40 hits. Keep on reading to learn more on the net worth and earning of Frank Valli in the year 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Frank was born in the year 1934 on May 3rd, and his place of birth is in Newark in New Jersey. He is the eldest child of the three sons to the Italian family in First Ward of the Newark in New Jersey. His father was Anthony Castelluccio who worked as a barber and also as a display designer for the Lionel Model trains while the mother was a beer company employee and a homemaker.
His inspiration to take a career in music came when he was aged seven years, and this was after the mother took him to see Frank Sinatra at Paramount Theatre which is situated in New York City. Many people had questioned the year when he was born. He had never come out openly to address the issue until the year 2007 when he posted at his official website that was sponsored by the current record that he has been signed to, Universal Records.
Valli has been married a record three times. The first time that he got married was to Mary, who by then had a daughter that was two years old. When in his early twenties, they both raised their two daughters before later getting a divorce in the year 1971. Three years, in 1974, that was when he tied the knot with Mary Ann Hannagan, and that marriage only lasted for eight years. In 1984, he married Randy Clohessy and this couple has been blessed with three sons and later separated in the year 2004.
Career, Awards, & Nominations
Before he joined the music industry, Valli worked with his father at the barbershop. He started his career in music with Nick Massi and Tommy DeVito. He went on to create The Variatones, Four Lovers band with Tommy, Henry Majewski, and Thompson Billy. They were able to release several singles and an album that was titled Joyride. Later on, that was they changed their name to The Four Seasons.
Frankie Valli began rising to fame in the mid-1960s with this band that was very popular during those days. Also, they began to release singles and albums which ranked on top of various charts. They were able to release various albums that did quite well. Among the album, they released included Rag Doll and Who Loves You. He has been able to feature in numerous film and television series. His skills have seen him get nominated to the various awards among them Grammy Awards.
Net Worth & Earnings
The net worth of Frank Valli is estimated to be over $90 million. This wealth has been generated from his career as a musician. Through the ‘The Four Seasons,’ they released several albums and singles which performed very well. Also, they performed in very many concerts and shows, and this helped to increase his net worth.
Frankie Valli is among the eldest and most experienced singers in the world. Also, he has appeared in very many television series and shows which has helped to make him not only famous but also very wealthy.