Carole King net worth: Carole King is an American songwriter and singer-songwriter who has a net worth of $70 million. Carole King was born to a Jewish family in New York City in 1942. King has written or co-written over 400 songs that have been recorded by more than 1,000 artists, including herself. Most of the chart hits, she co-wrote with her former husband Gerry Goffin during the 1960. They co-wrote King's first #1 hit single, Will You Love Me Tomorrow, when she was only 18 years old. While her chief success as a performer was in the first half of the 1970s, singing her own songs as she was accompanying herself on the piano, in a series of albums and concerts. Although she did well writing and singing her own songs for a decade, she has continued writing for others since. In 1997, he co-wrote the hit single titled The Reason, which was performed by Celine Dion. Three years later, she was named the most successful female songwriter of 1955–99, having co-wrote 118 pop hits on the Billboard Hot 100, by Billboard Magazine pop music researcher, Joel Whitburn. While in 2005, music historian Stuart Devoy found her the most successful female songwriter on the UK singles charts from 1952 to 2005. In total, King has made 25 solo albums, among which the most successful is Tapestry. Her most recent album Live at the Troubadour, a collaboration with James Taylor, has sold over 600,000 copies and climbed at #4 on the charts in during the first week of its release. In her four-decade career, she has earned four Grammy Awards, as well as she was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame for her songwriting.