Ani DiFranco Net Worth
Ani DiFranco net worth: Ani DiFranco is a singer/songwriter, musician and poet who has a net worth of $10 million. Ani DiFranco has earned her net worth in the recording of several studio albums such as "Not so Soft," "Little Plastic Castle," "Knuckle Down" and more. She has also recorded hit live albums such as "So Much Shouting, So Much Laughter," "Living in Clip," "Atlanta 10.9.03" and more, as well as her videos, poetry and her many other contributions in the music field. DiFranco expresses her views on politics and sexuality, as well as sexual abuse, poverty and more in her songs and poetry. In 1989 she founded the record company "Righteous Records," but soon discovered there was a religious record company with the same name, so DiFranco changed the name to "Righteous Babe Records," in 1994. In 1999 Righteous Babe Records purchased Asbury Delaware United Methodist Church just as it was set to be demolished, and turned it into a concert hall. They named this new venue, Babeville, and is the current home of the record company. DiFranco has performed with artists such as Prince, Maceo Parker, rapper Corey Parker and others. DiFranco is known as one of the first recording artist to have her own independent label and actually do the recordings in her own home. Ani DiFranco was born Angela Marie DiFranco in Buffalo, New York in 1970, and started playing publicly at the age of nine. She married Andrew Gilchrist, a sound engineer, in 1998, which ended in divorce. She married Mike Napolitano in 2009 and they share a daughter, Petah Lucia DiFranco Napolitano. They reside in New Orleans, Louisiana.