Linda Ronstadt Net Worth 2020, Biography, Education, and Career.
Linda Ronstadt Net Worth 2020 – American singer Linda Ronstadt is an award-winning superstar of both pop and country music. She has sold more than 100 million albums worldwide.
She was born on July 15, 1946, to Gilbert Ronstadt and Ruth Mary (Copeman) Ronstadt. Her father was a wealthy merchant and her mother a homemaker.
She belonged to an influential family whose contributions in Arizona in the fields of commerce, wagon making, music and others were immense which are recorded in the library of ‘University of Arizona’.
She was brought up along with her siblings Peter, Michael J., and Gretchen in the family ranch.
A musical atmosphere prevailed in her home since childhood with her father teaching Mexican songs to the children. She took an interest in learning guitar possibly from her father who used to play guitar.
She attended the ‘Catalina High School’. Here, she met Bobby Kimmel, her senior and a local folk musician, who later shifted to Los Angeles.
During this time she and her siblings Peter and Suzi used to perform gigs around Tucson tagging themselves as the ‘The Three Ronstadts’ and the ‘Union City Ramblers’ among others.
She joined the ‘University of Arizona’ in Tucson, but after a semester she dropped out to join Bobby in Los Angeles.
For her music, Linda has earned 11 Grammy Awards, as well as an Emmy Award, and two Academy of Country Music awards. She has also been nominated for a Golden Globe and Tony.
Ronstadt has worked with countless artists such as Bette Midler, Frank Zappa, Dolly Parton, Neil Young, and Johnny Cash.
She has been featured on more than 120 albums. Selling more than 100 million records has made her one of the best-selling artists of all time.
Over 30 studio albums of hers have contained 38 singles on the Billboard Hot 100 charts. While she has had ten Top 10 hits, her only #1 single was “You’re No Good”. Linda announced her retirement from music in 2011.
It was announced that she could no longer sing due to Parkinson’s disease in 2013.
She was inducted in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2014. She released an autobiography in 2013 that debuted in the Top 10 in The New York Times Best Seller List.
She played the part of Mabel Stanley in a TV film version of The Pirates of Penzance in 1980 and is known for her political activism.
Linda Ronstadt has a net worth of $130 million.