One of the greatest American singer Pat Bonne is also famous as a composer, writer, actor, motivational speaker, television personality and spokesman. Let’s have a close look at Pat Boone’s net worth in 2018.
Pat Boone, whose full name was Charles Eugene Patrick Boone, was born on 1st June 1934 in Jacksonville, Florida. He joined high school in Nashville for a study where he was voted as the student body president. After completing the graduation, Boone married Sherley Foley, who was the daughter of big country star Red Foley.
After spending some time at the Nashville’s David Lipscomb College, Pat was sent to North Texas State University. In the meantime, he was gaining popularity in the local talent shows.
His first big album was “Two Hearts, Two Kisses,” by Dot Records, which gave him huge popularity. He recorded a lot of songs which were credited to black performers. Some of them are Ivory Joe Hunter, the Flamingos, the El Dorados, and Little Richard. Pat’s record went on to become a lot more popular than the original ones.
Boone has 54 chart appearances between 1956 and 1963. Some of the best are “April Love,” “Love Letters in the Sand,” and “Don’t Forbid Me.” He started hosting The Pat Boone-Chevy Showroom at the time, an ABC television series. In 1961, his “Moody River,” again topped the charts.
Boone is a good author and wrote a lot of good books like The Care and Feeding of Parents, Me and the Gatepost, Between You, and Twixt Twelve and Twenty.
Boone was singing Gospel materials in 70’s. Boone hosted some radio shows too. Some of his other hit songs are Let Me Live, Smoke on the Water and Stairway to Heaven. Boone have more than 45 million records to his name and not only this, he had an acting career too. He acted in more than a dozen movies.
Awards & Achievements
Amazingly talented Pat Boone got some awards to his name too. Noteworthy of them are NME Award for World’s Outstanding Popular Singer and NME Award for Favourite US Male Singer both in the same year 1957.
Net Worth of Pat Boone
For his singing as well as acting and writing skills, Pat makes a lot of money. He makes around $10 million for work which includes these skills. From sponsorship and endorsements, he earns $3 million per year. His net worth right now is 35 million. He also has a mansion which valued around $18.499 million.
A huge fan of basketball, Pat Boone is associated with two teams. He owns Cooga Moogas, a Hollywood Studio League, which includes Denny Miller, Don Murry, Gardner McKay, Rafer Johnson, and Bill Cosby.
He holds the majority shares of the team Oakland Oaks which won the ABA Championship in 1969. Later due to some problems, the team was sold to some businessmen from Washington D.C. and named Washington Caps. Boone currently is in Virginia Creepers as a player of 80-84 age group.