Gordon Lightfoot net worth: Gordon Lightfoot is a Canadian singer-songwriter with an estimated net worth of $30 million dollars. Born in Orillia, Ontario, Canada, Gordon Lightfoot, displayed talent as a musician very early on, and began writing his own music when he was four. He went on to perform in various choirs during elementary school, won multiple vocal competitions, and performed on the radio and in concert. He taught himself how to play the piano, the drums, and the guitar. He was also a record holder in track and field events at his high school. He moved to California in the late 50s to study jazz, and then returned to Canada in the 60s. He went on to become one of folk rock's most enduring and popular artists. He has released 20 albums, with a 21st forthcoming, and has had #1 hits in multiple countries. Five of his albums have achieved Gold status, and another four have achieved Platinum or multi-Platinum status.