Vanessa Carlton is a singer and a songwriter. She also does play the piano. She started pursuing music as a career after she got to complete her education at the School of American Ballet. She has been able to perform in multiple New York City bars. Among the producers that she has been able to work with includes Peter Zizzo. She has been able to sign a contract with A&M Records. Here is a quick summary of Vanessa Carlton’s net worth in 2019, career and earnings.
Carlton was born in the year 1980 on August 16th. She was born in Milford, Pennsylvania in the United States of America. She is currently married to John McCauley. Together, the couple has been blessed with one child. The couple got married in the year 2013. When she was growing up, she did suffer from depression. After she did complete her high school education, she did suffer from anorexia. She has come out and admitted that she is bisexual. The name of her daughter is Sidney.
Her ambition of becoming a musician started at a very early age. When she was at the age of 12, she used to play the piano. Her mother has always supported her dream of becoming a musician. She is the one who tutored Carlton to play the piano. She started practicing ballet at the age of nine. In the year 1994, when she was fourteen years old, she decided to join the School of American Ballet.
After graduating from this school, she went on performing at the various nightclubs. In the year 2001, that is the time that she got signed to A&M records. The song that made her very popular was ‘A Thousand Miles’. This song was able to become top five on the Billboard Hot 100. The song got to be nominated for the Grammy Award for ‘Record of the Year’, ‘Song of the Year’ and also ‘Best Instrumental Arrangement Accompanying Vocalist’.
In the year 2002, she would go on and release another track dubbed ‘Be Not Nobody’. This song also did very well as it was able to top in the Billboard 200 albums chart. She would embark on a tour to popularize her debut album. She has been able to work with multiple artists. Carlton has been able to release many tracks as well as albums.
Awards and Achievements
Carlton has been achieving multiple success in her career as a musician. She has been able to produce multiple tracks that have been able to do very well. She has been nominated for various awards. Among the awards that she has been nominated for includes Billboard Music Awards, Teen Choice Awards, American Music Awards, Grammy Awards and Teen Choice Awards.
Net worth of Vanessa Carlton
Carlton has a net worth of over $15 million. This wealth has been generated from multiple sources. Among the sources that this wealth has come from includes his career as a musician. She has been able to sell multiple albums. She has also been able to perform in various shows as well as concerts.
Despite having achieved so much in her life, she has always had a very strong will to assist the less fortunate. In the year 2005, she was able to complete New York City Marathon. She did donate the money that was collected to an NGO to help patients.