Aretha Franklin Net Worth- Know Income Source, Assets,Early&Personal Life

Aretha Franklin Net Worth- Know Income Source, Assets,Early&Personal Life

Facts of Aretha Franklin Net Worth- Know Income Source, Assets,Early&Personal Life

Net worth$60 million
Date of Birth:1942 March 25
First NameAretha Louise
Last NameFranklin
NationalityAmerican
Age:77 years old
Birth Nation: United States

An American singer and songwriter, Aretha Frankin has the net worth which is estimated to be $60 million. She is the first female artist inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of fame and one of the giants of soul music. She is the multiple Grammy award winner and also known as the “Queen of Soul”.

Aretha Franklin Source of Income:

As she is the famous American singer, so her main source of wealth is singing. She released her first debut album “Lady Soul” in 1968 whose estimated earning is $500,000. Then in the same year, he another album “Aretha Now” was released whose estimated earning is $500,000. In 1971, her another compilation album “Aretha’s Greatest Hits” was released whose estimated earning is $500,000 and in the same year, she had a concert at Fillmore West whose estimated earning was $500,000. Then in 1972, her estimated earnings from her live album “Amazing Grace” was $2,000,000 and in the same year her another album “Young, Gifted and Blacks” was released whose estimated earning was $500,000. Year after year she released her new albums increasing her earning but in the year 2003, her another album “Damn Happy” was released whose estimated earning was $304,000 which seems decreased. Her monthly income is $5 million and her daily income is estimated to be $200,000.

Aretha Franklin Cars and Houses:

She has bought a luxury mansion of 10,000 square foot in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan whose estimated price is $1.795 million. She has also bought another house in Detroit, Michigan which seems pretty cool. She has bought a classic luxury car i.e. 1959 Cadillac in a pink color whose price is estimated to be $17,000.

Aretha Franklin Early Life:

The famous American singer, Aretha Franklin was born on March 25, 1942, in Memphis, Tennessee. Her father name is Clarence LaVaughn Franklin who was an itinerant preacher originally from Shelby, Mississippi and her mother name is Barbara Franklin who was an accomplished piano player and vocalist. Her parents had four children in which both C.L. Franklin and Barbara Franklin had children from outside their marriage. The family moved to Buffalo, New York when she was two years old. Before her fifth birthday, her father moved the family to Detroit, Michigan permanently where he took over the pastorship of New Bethel Baptist Church. Her parents had a troubled marriage due to stores of her father’s philandering, they separated in 1948 in which Barbara moved to Buffalo with her son.

Aretha Franklin grew up in Detroit and began singing in church with her sister at a young age. Her mother died a few days before her tenth birthday. Her father’s emotionally driven sermons resulted in him being known as the man with the million dollar voice and earning thousands of dollars for a sermon in various churches across the country.

Aretha Franklin Personal Life:

Aretha Franklin married twice in which she married Ted White in 1961 and divorced in 1969 for citing domestic violence. Then she married to Glynn Turman her second husband who is an actor in 1978 and divorced in 1984. She has four sons Clarence Franklin, Edward Franklin, Ted White Jr. and Kecalf Cunningham.


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