How much is Stevie Wonder worth?
American musician Stevie Wonder has an estimated net worth of $110 million. He is one of the greatest musicians in history and the music artist with the most Grammy Awards. He has released more than 30 top ten singles in the United States and has sold more than 100 million albums. He is inarguably one of the best-selling musicians of all time. He has released 26 studio albums, the latest one was A Time to Love which was released in 2005.
Wonder was eleven when he was signed to Motown by Berry Gordy. Wonder got the moniker Little Stevie Wonder and recorded his first album, Tribute to Uncle Ray. The Jazz Soul of Little Stevie was released in 1962 and Tribute to Uncle Ray was released in October of the same year. The single, Fingertips, was able to peak atop the Billboard Hot 100. More hits followed like Uptight (Everything’s Alright), I Was Made to Love Her, Signed, Sealed, Delivered I’m Yours and My Cherie Amour. In 1970, he released Where I’m Coming From with his wife, Syreeta Wright. His singles, Superstition and You Are the Sunshine of My Life, from his 1972 album Talking Book debuted at number one. The two singles brought Wonder three Grammy Awards. His following album, Innervisions, won three Grammy Awards in 1973. In 1980, his album Hotter Than July became the first platinum certified album of his career. The albums, Woman in Red, In Square Circle, Characters, and Jungle Fever were released in 1984, 1985, 1987 and 1991 respectively. He collaborated with other artists like Dionne Warwick, Chaka Khan, Elton John, Bruce Springsteen, Barbra Streisand and Michael Jackson. His 1984 single, I Just Called to Say I Love You, was awarded the Academy Award for Best Original Song. He was awarded the Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award in 1996.
Born on May 13, 1950 in Saginaw, Michigan as Stevland Hardway Morris, Wonder has been blind since he was a new born baby. He was raised in Detroit by his mother. When he was twenty, he married singer Syreeta Wright. They divorced after two years. He married Kai Millard Morris and separated in 2009. They divorced in 2012. They have two sons. He has seven more children from his relationships with different women including two children with Tomeeka Robyn Bracy.
Stevie Wonder is truly one of the greatest musicians of all time. His contributions to music have been rewarded with a worldwide fame and recognition.