Shania Twain is a well-known Canadian singer who is the best-selling female artist in the history of Canada. Twain has been referred to as the “Queen of Country Pop.” Her success has made her earn a number of awards, and she has sold more than 100 million albums. Twain is also a songwriter. Now let’s have a close look at Shania Twain’s net worth in 2018.
Shania Twain was born on August 28, 1965, as Eilleen Regina Edwards in Windsor, Ontario, Canada to her parents Clarence Edwards and Sharon Morrison. She was later adopted by her stepfather Jerry Twain.
She attended Timmins High and Vocational School and was interested in music from a young age.
Shania Twain had a very difficult childhood, and she used to sing at an early age in clubs. When still in school, she used to sing for the local band Longshot. At the age of 13, she went on to appear in The Tommy Hunter Show. Following her high school, she started taking singing lessons.
In December 1993, Shania Twain got married to Robert John “Mutt” Lange. The couple has a son named Eja born 2001. They divorced in 2010. In 2011, she got married to Frédéric Thiébaud.
In 1993, Shania Twain released her self-titled studio album. It included the singles “Dance with the One That Brought You” and “What Made You Say That.” Her second album entitled ‘The Woman in Me’ was released in February 1995. It went on to become a multi0diamond certified album It included the hit singles “Any Man of Mine,” “No One Needs to Know,” and “You Win My Love.”
Twain released the album ‘Come on Over’ in 1997. This once again became a multi-platinum album and peaked at No. 1 in many countries including Canada, Australia, Norway, and New Zealand. Her fourth album ‘Up!’ was released in 2002. This too proved to be a major commercial hit. In September 2017, she released her fifth studio album called ‘Now.’
She has also released 2 live albums, 2 compilation albums, 3 remix albums, 1 box set, and 38 singles.
Shania Twain has also ventured into television and was seen in VH! Divas concert in 1998. In 2009, she became a guest judge on ‘American Idol.’ She has also appeared as a guest judge in ‘Dancing with the Stars.’
Awards & Achievements
Shania Twain has won five Grammy Awards out of 18 nominations. She is the winner of 6 American Music Awards out of 17 nominations. She has also won 4 Academy of Country Music Awards out of 6 nominations. Other awards won by her include Juno Awards, People’s Choice Awards, World Music Awards, Much Music Video Awards, Billboard Music Awards, Echo Awards, and CMT Music Awards.
Net Worth of Shania Twain
Shania Twain has an estimated net worth of more than $370 million. She made this fortune from the sale of her albums. On many of the occasions, her albums have been certified multi-diamond certified and have sold over 100 million albums. Part of her wealth also comes from her endorsement deals. She lives in a house worth $6 million, and her luxury car is worth $600,000. In 2011, she appeared in her own show called ‘Why Not? With Shania Twain’.
Shania Twain is considered one of the most popular singers in the world. She found considerable success after launching her career as a singer. Her popularity has also made her earn the title of the ‘Entertainer of the Year’ in 1999. In 2002, she appeared in the list of ‘40 Greatest Women of Country Music’ by Country Music Television. She was made an Officer in the Order of Canada in 2005. Shania Twain is the only female artist to release 3 consecutive diamond albums.