Nancy Wilson is a popular musician from the USA who is a member of the rock band called Heart. She is a singer, composer, songwriter, and producer. Along with her sister, Anna Wilson, she has been a member of the group since 1974. The band has released many singles and albums and was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Here is a quick summary of Nancy Wilson’s net worth in 2018, career and earnings.
Nancy Wilson Early Life
Nancy Lamoureaux Wilson is the daughter of Lois Mary and John Wilson. She was born on 16 March 1954, in San Francisco, California. She spent her childhood in Southern California and also in Taiwan.
She completed her schooling at Interlake High School and was interested in music from an early age. Later, she went to Pacific University and got transferred to Portland State University. In 1973, she was transferred to the University of Washington.
In 1986, Nancy Wilson got married to Cameron Crowe. The couple is the parents of William “Billy” James and Curtis Wilson. They divorced in 2010. In 2012, she got married to Geoff Bywater. She has also dated Michael Derosier and Roger Fisher in the past.
Both her sisters, Ann and Lynn are musicians. She has served as the lead guitarist of Heart.
Nancy Wilson Career, Awards & Achievement
In the beginning, Nancy Wilson released a couple of singles along with her sister Ann. In 1974, she became the member of the band Heart. The following year, they released the album ‘, Dreamboat Annie’. It became a commercially successful album.
Their second album ‘Little Queen’ was released in 1977. The band then came up with ‘Magazine’. In 1978, the band released ‘Dog and Butterfly’. ‘Bebe le Strange’ became available from February 1980.
‘Private Audition’ was released in 1982. This was followed by ‘Passionworks’ and their self-titled album. In 1987, Heart released the commercially successful album ‘Bad Animals’. In the 1990s, they released ‘Brigade’ and ‘Desire Walks On’.
Their other albums include ‘Jupiters Darling’, ‘Red Velvet Car’, and ‘Fanatic’. Their most recent album ‘Beautiful Broken’ was released in 2016. They have also released eight live albums and ten compilation albums.
Heart’s popular singles include “Barracuda”, “Heartless”, “Straight On”, “Crazy On You”, “Magic Man”, Bebe le Strange”, “How Can I Refuse?”, “These Dreams”, “Alone”, and “All I Wanna Do You Is Make Wanna Love To You”.
As a solo artist, Nancy Wilson released the albums ‘Instructional Acoustic Guitar’, ‘Live from McCabe’s Guitar Shop’, and ‘Baby Guitars’. In 2016, she teamed up with Liv Warfield to form the band Roadcase Royale. Their album, ‘First Things First’ was released in September 2017.
Awards & Achievements
In 2012, Nancy Wilson received a Star on the Walk of Fame. She won the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers Award in 1997. At the 2001 BAFTA Awards, she was nominated for the Anthony Asquith Award for Film Music. She was also nominated for the Saturn Award in 2002. She has also received many awards with the band Heart.
Net Worth of Nancy Wilson
The estimated net worth of Nancy Wilson is more than $20 million. Thanks to her career as a member of the band Heart, that he is able to amass this money. She has released many commercially successful albums with Heart and has also released albums as a solo artist. She has also starred in movies like ‘Almost Famous’, ‘The Wild Life’, ‘Fast Times at Ridgemont High’, and ‘Say Anything…’. She has contributed to Lovemonger’s album ‘Whirlygig’. Nancy Wilson has also contributed to the movies ‘Elizabethtown’ and ‘Vanilla Sky’.
Nancy Wilson is one of the most famous singers in the world. She is an influential person who has got many fans. She has provided the theme for the film ‘Vanilla Sky’ and has also contributed to several other artists. Both Wilson and the band Heart are still active and we can see more from them.