Chely Wright Net Worth|Wiki: Know the earnings of country singer, songs, albums, wife, kids, family

Chely Wright Net Worth|Wiki: Know the earnings of country singer, songs, albums, wife, kids, family

Facts of Chely Wright Net Worth|Wiki: Know the earnings of country singer, songs, albums, wife, kids, family

Net worth$9 million
Date of Birth:1970 October 25
First NameRichell Rene "Chely"
Last NameWright
AkaChely Wright
Age:53 years old
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 6 Inch

An American country music singer and activist, Chely Wright holds a net worth estimated to be around $9 million. Her debut album in 1994  gave her the recognition of Top New Female Vocalist named by Academy of Country Music.

Chely Wright

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What are the earnings of Chely Wright? What are her sources of income? Know about it here:

Already eight studio albums released and have been contributing to the music industry since 1994, Chely Wright has bagged a fortune of $9 million.

Top New Female Vocalist by ACM

Without a doubt, Chely's main source of income is music. Down here is the figures that Chely collected from her albums. Let's have a look:

Single White Female(1999)= $650,000
Days In Avalon w/ Richard Marx(2000)= $42,110
Lifted Off the Ground(2010)= $7,800
I Am the Rain(2016)= $5,330
Santa Will Find You(2018)= $1,560

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How did Chely Wright start her professional career? Know about her career beginnings here:

Prior to starting a professional career, Wright worked as a performing musician at the Ozark Jubilee. Then in 1993, she signed with Mercury/Polygram.


A year later, she came out with her debut album, Woman in the Moon. Wright released her second album, Right in the Middle of It in 1996, however, her first two albums were unsuccessful.

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Know about Chely Wright's Later Career Here: Breakthrough and More Studio Albums

For the third album, Wright signed a deal with MCA Nashville. Then in 1997, she released her third album, Let Me In and it was a breakthrough for her.

Lifted Off the Ground

Her other albums released are Single White Female(1999), Never Love You Enough(2001), The Metropolitan Hotel(2005), Lifted Off the Ground(2010), and I Am the Rain(2016).

Wright has also released 3 compilation albums, 2 EPs, 1 video albums, 19 music videos, and 23 singles. Also, her debut single, He's a Good Ole Boy was released in 1994.

Chely Wright Performing

Chely's other singles released are Shut Up and Drive, Just Another Heartache, I Already Do, It Was, Jezebel, The Bumper of My SUV, Broken, and others.

She also worked as a featured artist on a song, Scary Old World with Radney Foster. Moreover, Wright contributed on a single, Hard to Be a Husband, Hard to Be a Wife with Brad Paisley.

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List of Awards and Achievements Received by Chely Wright:

For her contribution to country music, Chely Wright has received honorable awards and achievements. Some major ones are listed below:

  • Academy of Country Music for Top New Female Vocalist(1995)
  • MENC for Stand Up for Music Award(2001)
  • CMT Flameworthy Awards(2002)
  • American Legion Auxiliary for Woman of the Year(2003)
  • Black Tie Dinner for Media Award(2010)
  • Family Equality Council for Outstanding Work as LGBT Activist(2014), and others.

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Where and when was Chely Wright born? Know about her childhood here:

She was born with an original name of Richell Renee Wright on October 25, 1970, in Kansas City, Missouri.

Richell Renee was into music since her childhood days. She took piano lessons and started singing by the age of 11.

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What about Chely Wright's relationship status? Is she single? Know about it here:

Wright is a lesbian. At the age of 19, she had a same-sex for the first time and she has done it twice.

Chely Wright and Lauren Blitzer

Despite the speculations about her sexuality, Wright dated a country singer, Brad Paisley for some months in 2000.

But getting back to her sexuality and gay relationship, Wright found her love and married Lauren Blitzer in 2011. They have two children together.

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Is Chely Wright active and popular on social media? Let's check her accounts:

She is active on social media as Wright has tweeted 34.5K times on Twitter. But she has got only 54.6K followers over there.

In addition, Chely Wright owns a YouTube Channel. The channel has got around 8,786 subscribers and around 6.2 million video views.

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