Peter Cetera is a Grammy Award-winning singer, songwriter who is best known as a member of band “Chicago”. He has made 17 albums with the band as well as 8 albums as a solo artist. He has also won awards like ASCAP Award and American Video Award. Now let’s have a close look on Peter Cetera’s net worth in 2018.
Peter Cetera Early Life
Peter Paul Cetera was born in 1944 on 13th September in a Polish family in Chicago, Illinois, USA. He was born and raised as a Catholic. He is the second eldest child in the family of six children. His siblings include Kenny Cetera and Tim Cetera who have worked with Peter in his music recordings.
He is a trained guitar, bass guitar, and accordion player. He makes jazz fusion, soft rock, rock and adult contemporary music.
Cetera first married Janice Sheely in 1968, but the couple separated in 1973. In 1982 he married Diane Nini, and the couple gave birth to a daughter named Claire, who is an artist, singer, and actor now. Cetera and Diane also separated in 1991.
Cetera had another daughter in 1997 named Senna, with his then-girlfriend named Blythe Weber.
Peter Cetera Career, Awards & Achievement
Peter Cetera started making music back in 1962. He joined Chicago in 1967 and stayed with them till early 1985. Peter Cetera has worked with record labels like River North Records and Warner Bros Records in his career.
He has worked with some of the most popular artists in the world like Chaka Khan, Ronna Reeves, Agnetha Faltskog, The Beach Boys, Billy Joel, Paul Anka, Az Yet and Cher etc.
Some of Peter Cetera’s popular songs include ‘Glory of Love’, ‘One Good woman’, ‘Do You Love Me That Much’, ‘Livin’ in the Limelight’, ‘Restless Heart’, ‘Best of Times’, ‘Feels Like Heaven’, ‘You’re the Inspiration’, and ‘The Next Time I Fall’.
As a solo artist, Peter Cetera made 8 albums, some of them including ‘Peter Cetera’, ‘World Falling Down’, ‘You Just Gotta Love Christmas’, ‘One Clear Voice’, ‘Another Perfect World’, and ‘Faithfully’.
Some of his popular albums with Chicago include ‘Chicago Transit Authority’, ‘Chicago’, ‘Chicago III’, ‘Hot Streets’, ‘Chicago VI’, and ‘Chicago V’.
Awards & Achievements
Peter Cetera won his first Grammy with his band Chicago for a song titled ‘If You Leave Me Now’. This song also marked as their first ever number one single. He has been nominated for a few Grammy awards for his work as a solo artist and with his band. He has also won awards like ASCAP Award, American Video Award for his solo works. In 2016, his band’s name was inducted into Hall of Fame for Rock and Roll.
Net Worth of Peter Cetera
Peter Cetera has an estimated net worth of over $30 million. He has made most of his fortune selling his songwriting and rock and roll records. He still gets the royalty for the collection made by Chicago record sales every year. Now that he has turned into a producer, he has also opened a new income module for himself.
Peter Cetera is amongst the most popular rock and roll artist of all time. His music, lyrics and singing style exude the true essence of rock. This year he launched an album comprising some of his biggest hits, which will take you down on a bittersweet journey to the world of Rock. We hope to listen to more of beautiful words from his masterpieces.