Michael Bolton Net Worth 2019, Bio, Wiki, Height, Weight, Awards, and Instagram
Michael Bolton Net Worth 2019 – Michael Bolton is an American-born multi-Grammy award-winning singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, producer and director.
Prior to his highly successful solo career, Bolton was the frontman of the short-lived hard rock band Blackjack performing under his birth name Michael Bolotin.
Upon going solo in the early 1980s, Bolton ditched the hard rock and heavy metal genres for the more soulful pop-rock genre, a career-defining decision.
Bio of Michael Bolton
He was born Michael Bolotin on February 26, 1953, in New Haven, Connecticut.
His parents were Helen (née Gubin) and George Bolotin both of Russian Jewish descent. He was raised alongside 2 older siblings, a brother named Orrin and a sister named Sandra.
Bolton began his career as a hard rock/heavy metal musician in 1975 under his birth name ‘Michael Bolotin’. After recording 2 albums as a solo artist, he went on to form the hard rock band ‘Blackjack’ in 1978 alongside 3 other members.
During the band’s 2-year run, they released 2 albums, went on a small US tour and also opened for the legendary heavy metal musician, Ozzy Osbourne.
Following the disbandment of Blackjack, Bolton auditioned for a spot in Osbourne’s former band, Black Sabbath, however, he was unsuccessful.
In 1983, he got signed by Columbia Records as a solo artist under the name ‘Michael Bolton’.
Under Columbia, Bolton recorded a number of albums and also collaborated with other artists as a songwriter.
After releasing a number of fairly successful albums, the singer eventually attained superstardom in 1988 following the release of his cover version of the song “How Am I Supposed to Live Without You”.
The single which was contained in Bolton’s album Soul Provider became a major hit as it peaked at No. 1 of the Billboard Hot 100 and also earned the singer his first Grammy award in 1990.
The album Soul Provider also contained 4 other top 40 singles including “Georgia on My Mind” which earned Bolton a second Grammy nomination.
Michael Bolton achieved even more success following the release of the album Love & Tenderness (1991) which contained his cover version of the chart-topping song “When a Man Loves a Woman”.
Just like the original, Bolton’s version was also a massive hit as it topped the Billboard Hot 100 and also earned the singer a second Grammy award in 1992.
The talented singer received his 4th Grammy nomination for the hit single “Said I Loved You…But I Lied” which was co-written and co-produced by him.
Height and Weight
|HEIGHT||in centimeters- 175 cm|
in meters- 1.75 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 8”
|WEIGHT||in Kilograms- 75 kg|
in Pounds- 165.35 lbs
Місhаеl Воltоn’ѕ tор асhіеvеmеnt іѕ, mаkіng а rесоrd ѕаlе оf ѕtuреndоuѕ 75 mіllіоn rесоrdѕ, аnd mоrе. Ніѕ nехt асhіеvеmеnt іѕ hаvіng еіght оf hіѕ аlbumѕ іn thе tор оf thе Віllbоаrd сhаrt.
Не іѕ аlѕо а rесоrd wіnnеr оf Аmеrісаn Мuѕіс аwаrdѕ 6 tіmеѕ іn hіѕ lіfеtіmе.
Не hаѕ аlѕо wоn 2 Grаmmу аwаrdѕ fоr Веѕt Рор Маlе Vосаl Реrfоrmаnсе, аftеr wіnnіng nоmіnаtіоnѕ 4 tіmеѕ.
Не hаѕ аlѕо wоn quіtе а fеw аwаrdѕ аѕ а ѕоngwrіtеr аnd hаѕ wоn а Ѕtаr оn thе lеgеndаrу Ноllуwооd Wаlk оf Fаmе.
Michael Bolton Net Worth
As reported, his net worth exceeds $68 million, which is well-earned considering he has been in the music business for decades.