Annie Lennox Net Worth
Annie Lennox Net Worth: Annie Lennox is a Scottish musician and activist who has a net worth of $60 million. She is known as a member of the Eurythmics and for a successful solo career which has spanned more than four decades. To date the Eurythmics alone have sold more than 80 million records worldwide. When combined with tens of millions of solo albums sold, Annie is one the best-selling musical artists in history.
Early Life: Annie Lennox was born in Aberdeen, Scotland, in 1954 on Christmas Day. As a child Lennox took up several instruments, including piano and flute, before studying at London's Royal Academy of Music. She joined Dragon's Playground on the flute in 1976 and became the lead singer of The Tourists a year later.
Success: During the 1980s, she and Dave Stewart formed the Eurythmics, which would eventually make Lennox famous. Over the course of the decade, they released singles such as "Love Is A Stranger", "Here Comes the Rain Again", "Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This)", and "The Miracle of Love".
Lennox's solo career began in the early '90s with her debut album "Diva" landing at number one in the U.K. and number 23 in the U.S. It eventually went double platinum, with Lennox winning Best Female Video at the 1992 MTV Video Music Awards. Her follow-up effort, "Medusa", released in 1995 with all cover songs and claimed the top spot in the U.K. and eleventh in the United States. "No More I Love You's" became Lennox's best-debuting single in the United Kingdom at number two and earned her a Grammy Award for Best Female Pop Vocal Performance. She went on to release three more studio albums: "Bare", "Songs of Mass Destruction" and "A Christmas Cornucopia".
She is a four-time Grammy Award winner and was nominated for a 2004 Oscar for Best Original Song for "Into the West". She is a political activist and philanthropist, working intensely with Greenpeace and Amnesty International. She spoke before the British House of Commons about the welfare of children in Africa and formed The SING Campaign to raise money for those affected by HIV and AIDS.
Personal Life: Annie has been married three times, most recently to current husband, Dr. Mitch Besser, in 2012. She two children with former husband, Uri Fruchtman.
|Net Worth:||$60 Million|
|Date of Birth:||Dec 25, 1954 (65 years old)|
|Height:||5 ft 8 in (1.75 m)|
|Profession:||Singer-songwriter, Actor, Musician, Political activist|