Music is one of the oldest careers that have never lost its meaning despite it being passed on from one generation to another. Instead of losing its taste it tends to get better by day. However, with the new generation changing its genre, the old generation would feel lost and confused if it were not for singer like Sheena Easton. Let’s keep reading to learn more about Sheena Easton’s net worth in 2019.
Early Life & Biography
Sheena Easton is among the oldest singers and actors we have as she will be turning 60 years next year on 27th April. Sheena was born as Sheena Shirley Orr on 27th April 1959 in a Scottish town known as Bellshill. Sheena’s mum is known as Annie Orr and her dad was known as Alex Orr and he was a steel mill laborer. Sheena has three sisters; Marilyn Morag and Anessa and two brothers; Robert and Alex. Sheena however, lost her dad at the age of 10 and she was brought up by her mum.
Sheena’s love for music grew at a very young age and she was able to do a public presentation when she was five years of age. After completing high school, she earned a scholarship to join Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama that is located in Glasgow. She joined the academy in 1975 and graduated in 1979.
Sheena Easton’s first marriage was to Sandi Easton and the couple lived in Scotland by then. This marriage however, lasted for 8 months only and they filed for a divorce. Sheena however, decided to keep her husband’s surname (Easton) to date. In 1984, Sheena entered into her second marriage with Rob Light who was a talent agent. This lasted for just 18 months and the couple divorced.
In 1992, Easton was given an American citizenship giving her a dual citizenship with the UK. She adopted her first child in 1994 and named him Jake Rions Cousins Easton and her second child in 1996 and named her Skylar. In July 1997, she married producer Tim Delarm and their marriage lasted for just one year. Her last marriage was to John Minoli who is a Beverly Hills plastic surgeon and their marriage lasted for one year and they divorced in 2003.
Career, Awards & Nominations
She released her first album titled “Modern Girl”, when she was barely 20 years old. In 1980, she released her second album and titled it “Morning Train (Nine to Five)”, and it built her fame around UK. She was voted the “Best British Female Singer” the same year by the famous Daily Mirror Pop & Rock Awards.
Since then she has released a number of single albums some of which include: Take my Time, Madness, Money and Music, Wind Beneath my Wings, Telefone, Long Distance Love Affair, Almost Over You, A Private Heaven, Sugar Walls, Darling Nikki, No Sound But A Heart and many more.
Net Worth & Earnings
Sheena Easton is a well-known Scottish singer, songwriter and producer. She has an estimated net worth of $17 million. Although she is also good in acting and has appeared in a number of films, television shows and movies, her main source of income is from her career as a singer.
Sheena is one of the richest Scottish singers. Although she has been involved in many marriages and a number of scandals, she has managed to maintain the quality of her music. She is a great example of celebrities who went against all odds to achieve the best in their career.