Jewel Kilcher is an American actress, musician, author, producer singer-songwriter and poet. She is a recipient of 4 Grammy Award nominations. As at the end of 2015 she has sold more than 30 million albums worldwide. Jewel Kilcher Net Worth is $30 million.
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Jewel Kilcher Biography
Jewel Kilcher was born in Payson, Utah, United States of America, on May 23, 1974. She is the second child of Lenedra Kilcher (née Carroll) and Attila Kuno “Atz”. She has two siblings – two brothers, Shane Kilcher and Atz Lee Kilcher. Although she is an American by nationality, she is of mixed ethnicity (Scottish, English, and Swiss-German).
At the age of 15, Jewel Kilcher joined Interlochen Arts Academy which is sited in Interlochen, Michigan. She graduated when she was 17 having completed tutorial lessons in guitar and classical singing.
Jewel Kilcher Career
Jewel Kilcher received a partial scholarship when she was 15 years old at the Interlochen Arts Academy in Michigan. While in the academy the teenager studied operatic voice, after which she began writing, singing and performing at coffeehouses and clubs in San Diego, California. Sooner, the talented singer was offered a recording deal with Atlantic Records who in the year 1995 released her debut album titled Pieces of You.
The album which was her very first album went on to be tipped as one of the biggest-selling debut albums of all time, going platinum 12-times. Her debut single from her Who Will Save your Soul album peaked at the 11th spot of the BillboardHot 100. Her subsequently released studio album, Spirit which was released in 1998 followed closely by This Way.
In the year 2003, the prospering singer released 0304 which signified a departure from her former folk-oriented records. The album featured elements of dance-pop and electronic. Five years later in 2008, she came up with another classic album titled Perfectly Clear which was her first country album. Likewise her previous projects, her latest release debuted on the top of the Billboard’s Top Country Albums chart. Propelled by a zeal to do more, Jewel Kilcher came up with Lullaby in the year 2009. It was her first independent album since she started her professional career.
Along with singing and performing, Jewel Kilcher also took up writing, film roles and television appearances. She appeared in a supporting role in Ride with the Devil, an Ang Lee’s Western film for which she earned critical acclaim. She released a collection of poetry in 1998, and up till the year 2019, she keeps up with studio sessions which may just mean that there is more to come from her talented, successful career.
Jewel Kilcher Songs
As at the end of 2015, Jewel Kilcher has released over 100 singles and has sold more than 30 million albums worldwide. For her, it all began in the year 1995 when she released her debut album titled Pieces of You. The album went on to be tipped as one of the biggest-selling debut albums of all time, going platinum 12-times. Her debut single from her Who Will Save your Soul album peaked at the 11th spot of the BillboardHot 100. Her subsequently released studio album, Spirit which was released in 1998 followed closely by This Way. The top songs that she has graced us with include — Foolish Games, Standing Still, Down So Long, Satisfied, Daydream Land, I Love You Forever, Who Will Save Your Soul, Stronger Woman, Angel Standing By, You Were Meant For Me, Jupiter, Morning Song, Hands, My Father’s Daughter, Stay Here Forever, Intuition, Break Me, Near You Always, Brahms’ Lullaby, I’m Sensitive, Stand, Water Is Wide, Two Hearts Breaking, What’s Simple Is True, Somewhere Over the Rainbow, I Do, Sov Gott, Life, Uncommon, Serve the Ego, Raven, Till It Feels Like Cheating and Only One Too.
Jewel Kilcher Awards & Honours
As a great performing singer and actress, Jewel Kilcher has been nominated for many awards including two Grammy Awards. She has earned nominations for MTV Video Music Awards, winning the title of Best Female Video. In addition, she has been nominated twice for Prism Awards for her performance in a miniseries and television movie.
Jewel Kilcher Relationships, Marriage & Children
Jewel Kilcher used to be a married woman. After dating for almost a decade, Jewel Kilcher and Ty Murray got married on 7th August 2008. Their marriage lasted for just six years as they divorced in 2014. Prior to her relationship with her ex-husband, she was said to have been in a relationship with Sean Penn. Currently it is known that the singer-actress is in a romantic relationship with football player Charlie Whitehurst. They have been together since 2015.
Jewel Kilcher has a son Kase Townes Murray who she had in July 2011 from her marriage with Ty Murray.
Jewel Kilcher Net Worth
Jewel Kilcher net worth is a well deserved sum of $30 million. Although her salary has never been disclosed, she might have earned most of her money from her career as a musician, citing the case of her album sale records which as at the end of 2015 was reported to have sold more than 30 million copies worldwide. In her first try, her debut album went on to be tipped as one of the biggest-selling debut albums of all time, going platinum 12-times. It is assumed that Jewel Kilcher net worth is the gradual accumulation of an annual income of more than $500,000.
With all of her records as a successful singer, as well as her awards and achievements, more is surely expected from this multi talented superstar who is showing no signs of slowing down anytime soon.