Aubrey O’Day is an American singer and songwriter. She appeared in many popular reality shows like ‘Famously single’ and ‘Celebrity Big Brother’. She has also modelled for famous magazines and performed on the Broadway. She rose to fame as a member of girl group Danity Kane which she left to pursue her music career. Here is a quick summary of Aubrey O’Day’s net worth in 2018, her career and her earnings.
Aubrey O’Day early life:
Aubrey O’Day was born on February 11, 1984 in San Francisco, California. Her father was Rico O’Day and mother Kandy Allen. From a humble background Aubrey O’Day started acting when she was just five years of age.
She went to La Quinta School for her primary education and later completed her graduation in political science from the University of California, Irvine. She is a member of Alpha Chi Omega Sorority.
Aubrey during her school days was more interested in auditions and acting gigs than her formal studies. She played lead characters in various productions like Sandy in ‘Grease’ Liesl in ‘Sound of music’ and Dorothy in ‘Wizard of Oz’.
Aubrey O’Day career, Awards and achievements
In the year 2004 she starred in the MTV reality show ‘Making the Band 3’ where her performance was widely appreciated. She posed in the September issue of the Blender’s Magazine.
She continued in season 2 of ‘Making the Band 3’ and gradually rose in popularity rising above thousands of contestants. Her natural charisma made her a hot favourite of her fans and judges.
This was precursor of her joining Danity Kane Band whose first album released in August 2006 hit no. 1 in the Billboard 200 charts. As her popularity grew she posed for many sexy magazines spread. This did not go well with Sean Combs, the director and producer of the group and in the year 2009 she departed from the Danity Kane Band.
In July 2008 she starred in the Broadway Musical ‘Hairspray’. In 2009 she appeared in a comedy ‘An American High School’ with Nikki Ziering. She also pursued her solo music career.
She released a track titled ‘Never falling’. She was featured on a single by Donnie Wahl berg titled ‘I got it’. In 2012 she released a single ‘Wrecking Ball’ co-written by Pia Toscano which was well received.
Her album ‘Between two evils’ was released on iTunes on 13th August 2013. It stood at No. 5 on the iTunes US Pop chart. In 2015 she collaborated with Shannon Bex to produce ‘Dumblonde’. In August 2016 she took part in 18th series of ‘Celebrity Big Brother’ where she finished fifth.
Aubrey O’Day along with her musical stints and TV appearances continued to model and pose for many magazines like Maxim, Complex, Playboy, Image, King , Right on! and Palm springs life.
Awards and achievements:
In 1992, Aubrey O’Day was awarded SCETA Distinguished Theatrical performance Award, her first honour.
In the year 1995 she was awarded Desert Theatre League’s Outstanding Juvenile Performer.
In the year 1996 she was awarded Starmania Nationals Junior Pop Vocalist award.
She was ranked No. 86 on Maxim’s Hot 100 list and No. 81 on Blender’s 100 Hottest People list.
In the year 1999 she was nominated Desert Theatre League’s Best Actress.
Net worth of Aubrey O’Day
Aubrey O’Day’s net worth is estimated as $5.5 million. Her earnings mainly came from her music records, her TV shows and her modelling assignments. Her appearance on cover of popular magazines like Maxim and Playboy added substantially to her earnings.
Aubrey O’Day was attracted to stage as early as when she was four years old when she cried at a performance telling her mother why she was not on the stage. From her school days she was more attracted towards acting gigs than her studies. Her career shows that she was a born stage performer. Despite attracting many controversies and tiffs with her producers she refused to be disheartened and continued with her high profile career. She has been supporting social causes and charity. She started her own organisation Fight Aids Now (FAN).