Susan Boyle Net Worth
Susan Boyle Net Worth: Susan Boyle is a Scottish singer and reality TV star who has a net worth of $40 million dollars. Susan Boyle holds the record for being the oldest artist to reach #1 with a debut album. She also holds the record for having the fastest selling debut album by a female in the United Kingdom. She was born Susan Magdalane Boyle on April 1, 1961, in Blackburn, West Lothian, Scotland. She became an overnight sensation in 2009 after she took the stage of the popular UK reality show Britain's Got Talent. She truly dazzled the audience, judges, as well as millions of YouTubers worldwide with her rendition of "I Dreamed a Dream", the hit song from the musical Les Miserables. Finishing the singing contest as a runner-up, Boyle has enjoyed spectacular success over the following years. She quickly released her debut album, I Dreamed a Dream, via Britain's Got Talent judge Simon Cowell's record label Syco (now part of Sony). It was not surprising at all it reached the # 1 position on both the US and UK charts. Her first studio effort set a record in her homeland for first-week sales. By the end of the year, I Dreamed a Dream proved to be more than an instant success as it became the second-biggest seller of 2009 in the US and was a chart-topper throughout Europe. In 2010, Boyle treated her fans with another album release titled, The Gift, which was launched in November and debuted at #1 in the UK album charts selling 102,000 copies in its first week. An incredible singer as she is, Susan Boyle was nominated for the Best Pop Vocal Album category of 2011′s Grammies, up against none other than Lady Gaga. It's her voice that helped her accumulate an abundant fortune overnight, which only continues to grow mainly because of Boyle's concerts, royalties and advances.