Gwen Stefani is a famous singer and a songwriter who went from being a co-founder of No Doubt band which released Tragic Kingdom album in 1995 that has already achieved diamond and platinum certifications to a pop icon.
This multi-faced artist has sold over 30 million albums globally and has been ranked among 100 greatest women in music and the most successful artist in the world. With such a profile let’s get down to Gwen Stefani net worth as of 2018 and how she has built her fortune and in addition, reveal a few things you probably didn’t know about Gwen Stefani.
Gwen Renée Stefani is the daughter of Patti and Dennis Stefani. She was born in 1969 in Fullerton in the state of California. She is the second born in her family and has two younger siblings and an older brother. When Stefani joined No Doubt, she met Tony Kanal a band member and soon started dating. Later on, they would break up which nearly split the band, but the break up became a source of Stefani lyrics such as “Sunday morning”, “Don’t Speak” and “Hey You”.
In 1995 she met rock band Bush guitarist and its lead singer Gavin Rossdale whom she married in 2002, but in 2015 she filed for divorce citing irreconcilable differences. The two had three sons. Today she is dating Blake Shelton The Voice co-star.
Her career in music kicked off when she became part of ska band and No Doubt band. While she was part of No Doubt they released several albums among them is the Tragic Kingdom which has sold over 16 million albums worldwide and has been certified Diamond and Platinum, Return of Saturn selling over 1.5 million albums, Rock Steady selling over 2.8 million albums and Push and Shove.
Between 2004 and 2008 Stefani released her solo album Love Angel Music. Baby in 2004. The album debuted to position five on US Billboard 200 and has already received 6 Grammy Awards nominations. It has sold more than 7 million copies globally to date. It was this same year that she made her acting debut with films such as The Aviator 2004. Her second studio album The Sweet Escape was released in 2006, and it debuted to position three on Billboard 200 and has already sold more than 1.7 million copies warranting a Platinum certification.
On music Stefani has released two other studio albums thus This Is What the Truth Feels Like released in 2016 and debuted to position one on Billboard 200, and You Make It Feel Like Christmas released in 2017. Still on music, she joined The Voice in its seventh season as a Couch, and still, she is part of it to date.
On films, some of her latest films which she has been featured are Portlandia 2013, Through the Eyes of Faith 2015 and Trolls 2016.
Other ventures of Stefani are a fashion line she launched in 2004 called L.A.M.B; she also has a limited-edition line of dolls, a cosmetic collection, and a toy collection.
On Awards and Achievements: Stefani has won a total of 48 awards and received around 126 nominations. Some of the awards she has won are 1 American Music Award, 5 ASCAP Pop Music Awards, 4 BMI Music Awards, 2 Billboard Music Awards, 3 Grammy Awards, 2 Glamour Women of the Year Awards, 4 Teen Choice Awards, among others.
Net Worth, Salary & Income
Gwen Stefani net worth currently stands at $120 million as of the date of writing. Gwen Stefani net worth fortune has been earned through music sales where she has sold more than 30 million albums worldwide and concert tours as well. Another big source of Gwen Stefani net worth fortune is her earning as a couch on The Voice where it’s reported she makes around $13 million per season. Don’t forget she earns some cash from her fashion line, commercials and endorsement deals where she takes home around $27 million making her one of the richest and highest paid celebrities in the world today.
5. Facts You Need To Know About Gwen Stefani
The pop icon has made it in 2018 considering her net worth is around $100 million. From the Ska band to who she has turned to be today Stefani has heard a very successful career, not just as a musician but also as a business lady and her success seems not to show signs of slowing down. Here are a few things you don’t know about Gwen Stefani.
1. When she was just a kid, she was diagnosed with dyslexia.
2. Before meeting her ex-husband, she had only dated one boyfriend in her life.
3. She once worked at Dairy Queen where her responsibilities included servicing ice cream and mopping floors.
4. The wedding dress she wore has been housed in Victoria and Albert Design Museum in London.
5. She was the very first artist in the world to sell 1 million digital downloads that’s back in 2004 with her song “Hollaback Girl.
Gwen Stefani worth of millions just tells you she is really successful and in 2019 we can expect her net worth value to rise considering she is still a couch on The Voice, and who knows she might drop another album.