Stevie Nicks is a popular American singer and a songwriter who has gained much popularity from the participation she has played in a band known as Fleetwood Mac in which they have given one No. 1 hit known as ‘Dreams’. The band’s fortune changed immediately she joined it in 1974 from which she has had several hits together with this band. She then later decided to go for a solo career and has mentored many through inviting them to her albums. Here is a quick summary of net worth, career and earnings of Stevie Nicks in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Stevie Nicks was born on 26th May in the year 1948 in Phoenix, in Arizona. She was born to her parents Jess Nicks who was a corporate executive and Barbara. She got mentorship in music from her grandfather who taught her to sing as well as playing the guitar as they lived in the extended family.
She has spent her childhood in different places due to the nature of her father’s job which needed them to keep moving. She has lived in Salt Lake City, Los Angeles, El Paso, and Phoenix. In her 16th birthday, she has gifted a guitar which she spent most of her teenage in writing and playing of music.
She joined Arcadia High School and then went to Menlo Atherton High School from which she met Lindsey Buckingham who was her professional partner. She later joined San Jose State University in which she pursued Bachelors in Speech Communication though she later dropped out to get into the music career in 1968.
Stevie first had her first relationship with Lindsey Buckingham who they were engaged for some years but then later broke up. After some time, she then got married to a widower of one of her best friend though it did not last for long she remained in good terms with her stepson as he was the cause she decided to get married.
Career, Awards, & Nominations
Nicks have had a successful career from which she realized her passion for music when she earlier loved to be a teacher. She faced a lot of challenges while growing up which led her to find small jobs so as to survive with the little earnings she would make from the jobs. On her career, she got established and then joined the Fleetwood Mac Band as the lead singer.
They have recorded several albums with the band with one of her friend in the band known as Buckingham. Their second album became the beginning of the change in this band which was highly received by the public hence providing much popularity of the band though it was earlier not known. This led Stevie to get more fame from the high role she played in the band. The second album won many music awards and at that time, it became one of the best-selling albums.
After recording much success with the band, she then got confidence in getting to a solo carer. She then recorded solo albums with her album known as Bella Donna became a hit immediately after she released it. In the first three months after the release of this album, she had made sales of more than million copies. She has had 8 albums with Fleetwood Mac Band and 8 other for her solo albums. She has been nominated for several awards by winning 8 Grammy Awards and while at Fleetwood she was nominated 9 times in the Grammy’s Awards in which she won two times.
Net Worth & Earnings
Stevie Nicks has an estimated net worth of $90 Million. She has had the bounteous net worth from her much increased earnings she has got from the great success in her career. She, in fact, was ranked at no. 49 of the highest paid musicians. Her solo albums and those of the band have highly transformed her net worth recording very high sales.
She is one of the most successful musicians who has fought highly to ensure that she remains the best of her. She has faced many personal challenges which she has fought such as drug abuse and relationships which she has been able to overcome.