Olivia Newton-John is an English-Australian based singer, songwriter, entrepreneur, actress, and activist, who is best known for selling an assessed 100 Million records globally, positioning her as one among the world’s best-selling artists of all time. Here is a quick summary of Olivia Newton-John’s net worth in 2018, career and earnings.
Olivia Newton-John was born in the year 1948 to Welshman Brinley Newton-John and Irene Helene. Her birthplace was Cambridge, situated inside England. Her father was identified as MI5 officer working on the Enigma project in Bletchley Park and the one who carried Rudolf Hess into safekeeping in World War II.
The actress is known to be the smallest of three children; the name of her elder brother is Hugh, identified as a doctor, and the name of her elder sister is Rona. She appeared in Christ Church Grammar School, and later in University High School.
Olivia Newton-John started off her career by creating a short-lived all-girl group named Sol Four when she was of age fourteen with three colleagues frequently performing within a coffee plant possessed by the brother-in-law of her.
The actress has turned as regular on local Australian television and radio shows like HSV-7’s The Happy Show wherein she has performed as “Lovely Livvy”. Moreover, she too performed on Go Show wherein she came across forthcoming duet partner, a singer named Pat Carroll, and forthcoming music producer named John Farrar.
Olivia appeared in and won a talent competition on a television programme entitled Sing, Sing, Sing, which was hosted by 1960s Australian based icon named Johnny O’Keefe, making performance on the songs like “Everything’s Coming Up Roses” and “Anyone Who Had a Heart”.
She has launched her initial solo album entitled If Not For You in the year 1971. Its title track, which was written by Bob Dylan and formerly recorded by the previous Beatle George Harrison intended for his year 1970 album entitled All Things Must Pass, was noted to be her leading global hit.
The actress’ career developed post she was featured in the film adaptation made for the Broadway musical entitled Grease in the year 1978.
Awards & Achievements
Olivia Newton-John is known to be a four-time Grammy award winner and has collected five number-one as well as ten other top ten Billboard Hot 100 singles; also collected two number-one Billboard 200 solo albums.
Total eleven from her singles and fourteen from her albums got certified as gold by the RIAA. An album track entitled “Love Is a Gift” has won her year 1999 Daytime Emmy Award in the category of Outstanding Original Song post being cast on the daytime serial entitled As the World Turns.
Net Worth of Olivia Newton-John
Olivia Newton-John has an estimated net worth of $40 million. She makes most of her income with her career as an actress and singer, though she also earned some part being an entrepreneur. The actress is famous for her pop as well as soft rocks hits like “Come on Over” as well as “Don’t Stop Believin'”, and also for her movie roles, famous of them is Sandy within a film version of “Grease”.
She earned well by appearing on radio and TV shows, prior working to record different songs during the year 1966. But, actually, she was unable to receive her initial record deal till the year 1971.
Out of the many roles she played till date, her breakout role is regarded as Grease, launched in the year 1978. Also, in the year 2015, the actress performed in the form of a guest judge on famous TV series entitled Dancing with the Stars as well as RuPaul’s Drag Race.
Olivia Newton-John is one of the few singers who get fame as being one among the best-selling artists of all time. She has enjoyed a successful recording career as well as a film career. The lady is too famous for her many sponsorship and charitable efforts.