Jewel Kilcher, an American singer-songwriter, musician, guitarist, actress, and writer. She is one star who is the best example of a self-made singer and actress. Keep reading to know more about Jewel Kilcher’s net worth.
Jewel was born on 23rd May 1974 in Payson, Utah, U.S. She was raised in Homer, Alaska where her grandfather settled after emigrating from Switzerland. Her father and mother are Lenedra Jewel and Attila Kuno Kilcher. She spent most of her life in Homer with her father who taught music in elementary school. Her house lacked indoor plumbing.
The Kilcher family is featured in the Discovery Channel show ‘Alaska: The Last Frontier. Jewel earned with her father by singing in Bars. She was in a relationship with Sean Penn in 1995. Then she married pro rodeo cowboy Ty Murray on August 7, 2008, in the Bahamas after 10 years together. Their son Kase Townes Murray was born on July 11, 2011. On July 2, 2014, after six years of marriage, she divorced from her husband.
She made albums like Pieces of you, Spirit, This way, 0304, Sweet and Wild, Lullaby, Picking up the Pieces, Goodbye Alice in Wonderland. She has also made videos like Jewel: A Life Uncommon in 1999 which was an intimate documentary on DVD featuring live performances and candid interviews, Live at Humphrey’s by the Bay in 2004, Jewel: The essential live songbook in the year 2008. She has also written books like A night without Armor in 1998, Chasing down the dawn in 2000 and Never Broken: Songs are only half the story
Awards & Achievements
She won an American Music Award for the favorite new artist in 1996. She won the MTV Video Music Award for best female video in 1997. In the year 1999, she won Blockbuster Entertainment award for the favorite female artist, Governor’s award for songwriting, Audie awards for best-spoken word album ‘A night without armor’. In the year 2002, she won MVPA award for Best Adult Contemporary video, ‘Standing Still’. In 2003, she Radio music award for favorite female Artist-Modern rock, Regis, and Kelly award for favorite musical guest. She has also been nominated for Grammy awards for ‘Satisfied’.
The net worth of Jewel Kilcher
Jewel Kilcher’s estimated net worth is $32 million. She has been earning a huge sum of money from her diverse works. She earned $45,000 from the album let it snow: A Holiday Collection, $80,000 from Sweet and Wild album, $ 4,00,000 from Perfectly Clear, and Goodbye Alice in Wonderland albums. Many of her albums have been certified by RIAA like This way,0304, Spirit, and many others.
Jewel Kilcher’s famous quotes are ‘Cynicism isn’t smarter; it’s only safer. There’s nothing fluffy about optimism’, ‘I rather see the world from another angle’, ‘People think I am some kind of Hippie. I don’t even recycle’, ‘We are loved beyond our ability to comprehend.’ Her net worth has definitely expanded through the years, but she was not lucky in her childhood.
She has been open about her life, as she had told that she was left homeless and jobless when she had an argument with her boss because he wanted to sleep with her. She has also told in an interview that she almost died in a hospital because she had no health insurance, then a doctor saved her by giving antibiotics for lead poisoning. Over the years, Jewel has released 12 studio albums which have sold more than 30 million copies worldwide. She is a feminist and an inspiration for every woman.
Over the years, Jewel has released 12 studio albums which have sold more than 30 million copies worldwide. She is a feminist and an inspiration for every woman.