Barbara Mandrell Net Worth
Barbara Mandrell Net Worth: Barbara Mandrell is an American country music singer who has a net worth of $45 million dollars. Barbara Mandrell was born December 25, 1948 in Houston, Texas where she learned to play the pedal steel and lap steel guitars and many other instruments, including the accordion, saxophone, and banjo. She played steel guitar for the legendary Patsy Cline. Mandrell toured with Cline, Johnny Cash, and George Jones when she was 13 years old. Mandrell decided that she would become a country singer and moved to Nashville. Her father was then her manager and with his help, she signed with Columbia Records in 1969. Over the next couple of years, Mandrell had a few minor hits. Within 48 hours of a nightclub appearance near the Grand Ole Opry, she received offers for recording contracts from six record companies. After signing with Columbia in 1969, she notched her first chart hit, a remake of the Otis Redding classic "I've Been Loving You Too Long". In 1970, Mandrell scored the first of many Top 40 hits with "Playin' Around With Love". She is known for a series of Top 10 hits and TV shows in the 1970s and 1980s that helped her become one of country's most successful female vocalists of that period. She was inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame in 2009.She was the first performer to win the Country Music Association's "Entertainer of the Year" award twice.