Sia is a well-known Australian singer-songwriter who has been active in her career since the 1990s. She is also a music video director and record producer. She began her career by becoming a part of a local band called ‘Crisp’. Sia has released eight studio albums in her career and has also performed or wrote songs for many films. She has won many accolades and is also an activist. Here is a quick summary of Sia’s net worth in 2018, career and earnings.
Sia Early Life
Sia Kate Isobelle Furler was born on was born on 18 December 1975, in Adelaide, Australia. She is the daughter of Loene Furler and Phil Colson.
She went to Adelaide High School and was influenced by Sting, Stevie Wonder, and Aretha Franklin.
In 2014, Sia was married to Erik Anders Lang. The couple divorced in 2016. She was in a relationship with J.D. Samson from 2008 to 2011. She also had a boyfriend named Dan Pontifex who died in a car accident. She has revealed that she has dated both men and women.
Her cousin is Peter Furler. Sia is a vegan and was addicted to alcohol and painkillers. She also had attempted suicide and had depression. She is also an activist for animals and has received the Libby Awards in 2016 for “Best Voice for Animals”.
Sia Career, Awards & Achievement
Sia started her career by becoming a member of the band Crisp. After disbanding, she released her solo debut album called ‘’OnlySee’ in 1997. In July 2001, she released her second album called ‘Healing Is Difficult’. This was followed by the album ‘Colour the Small One’.
In January 2008, Sia released her first gold-certified album entitled ‘Some People Have Real Problems’. This was followed by another gold album called ‘We Are Born’.
In July 2014, Sia released he first platinum album called ‘1000 Forms of Fear’. Her sixth album became her first No. 1 album in the United States, Canada, and Australia. It also included the hit singles “Chandelier”, “Big Girls Cry”, “Elastic Heart”, and Fire Meet Gasoline”.
She released another successful album called ‘This Is Acting’ in January 2016. The album was not just a multi-platinum album, but also included the smash hits “Alive”, “Cheap Thrills”, and “The Greatest”. “Cheap Thrills” became a diamond certified single. Her most recent album ‘Everyday Is Christmas’ became available from November 2017.
Sia has also released six live albums, one compilation album, one video album, 42 music videos, and 35 singles. She has released many remix albums and one EP with her former band.
Awards & Achievements
Sia has been nominated two times for the Golden Globe Awards and has received nine nominations from the Grammy Awards. In 2013, she won the International Dance Music Awards. She is also the winner of two Los Premios 40 Principales Awards from eight nominations. In 2014, she won the MTV Video Music Awards. She has won several other awards like NRJ Music Awards, Rolling Stone Australia Awards, UK Music Video Awards, YouTube Music Awards, and BMI Awards.
Net Worth of Sia
Sia has an estimated net worth of more than $25 million. She owes this wealth by releasing albums and singles in her career. She has given many chartbuster singles and has also appeared as a featured artist for many other artists like Zero, David Guetta, Flo Rida, Eminem, Travie McCoy, Zayn, and Brooke Candy. Sia has also performed or wrote songs for the films ‘The Twilight Saga: Eclipse’, ‘Fifty Shades Darker’, ‘Zootopia’, ‘A Wrinkle in Time’, ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’, and ‘Annie’.
Sia is considered one of the most popular singers in the world. She found considerable success by releasing the album ‘1000 Forms of Fear’. Her success also made her voice in an episode of ‘South Park’. Sia has done many concert tours in her career.