|Net Worth:||$50 million|
|Birth Name:||Cynthia Ann Stephanie Lauper|
|Born:||June 22, 1953 (67 years old)|
|Height:||5 ft 2 in|
|Profession:||Singer-songwriter, Musician, Actor|
|Spouse (s):||David Thornton (m. 1991)|
|Nationality:||United States of America|
Cyndi Lauper is an American popular singer, songwriter, and actress who started her career in the 1980s. To date, she has given numerous hit music tracks to the industry and has won many prestigious music awards. As of 2022, Cyndi Lauper net worth is estimated to be over $50 million US dollars.
So, hey guys in the following article we are going to know about one of the most influential music artists of the 1900s decade, Cyndi Lauper. We will discuss Cyndi Lauper’s biography, age, height, sources of income, her career journey, and what is the exact net worth of Cyndi Lauper?
Cynthia Ann Stephanie Lauper was born on 22 June 1953, in Brooklyn, New York City. Her father’s name is Fred Lauper and her mother’s name is Catrine Lauper.
Her parents divorced when she was only five. Cyndi spent her childhood in the Ozone Park neighborhood of Queens. She started writing songs and playing the guitar at the early age of twelve.
Cyndi attended Richmond Hill High School before leaving home to escape from her abusive stepfather. After that, she studied art at Johnson State College in Vermont.
While studying art she performed as a vocalist in various music bands such as Doc West, Bad Company, and Led Zeppelin. In 1983, Lauper released her first solo album, She’s So Unusual which became worldwide hit.
The album ranked #4 on the US album chart and achieved four top 5 hit singles on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. Lauper also received the Grammy Award in 1985 for that album and she became popular worldwide.
Her second album, True Colors (1986) also became a huge hit by peaking at #4 on the Billboard 200 chart and sold over 2 million copies alone in the US. The album includes hit singles True Colors, Change of Heart, and What’s Going On.
In 1988, Lauper made her film debut with the comedy movie Vibes and also performed the soundtrack Hole in My Heart for the movie. The song ranked #8 in Australia and #54 in the US country chart.
Lauper’s third album, A Night To Remember was released in 1986 which includes the hit single “I Drove All Night” ranked #6 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. Her fourth album, Hat Full of Stars (1993) failed commercially by selling nearly 100,000 copies in the US.
In 1994, she released Twelve Deadly Cyns…and Then Some, which became her career’s major hits album by selling over 6 million copies worldwide. After that, Lauper returned to her career and performed several roles in tv series and shows.
She has appeared in many films and tv series including The Simpsons, A Night at the Roxbury, Mrs. Parker and the Vicious Circle, Queers As Folk, Kinky Boots, and As the World Turns.
Awards & Achievements
Lauper has won many popular music awards throughout her career including two Grammy Awards, one Emmy Award, One MTV Video Music Award, American Music Awards, and a Tony Award.
As of now, she has sold more than 50 million records worldwide. Her debut album is listed in 500 Greatest Albums of All Time by Rolling Stone magazine.
Cyndi Lauper Net Worth
According to Celebritynetworth As of 2022, Cyndi Lauper has a net worth of nearly $50 million dollars, making her one of the richest music artists of the 1980s.
At the age of 67, she manages earns between $1 – $5 million every year from various musical endeavors. Lauper is considered to be one of the highest-paid artists in the early 2000s.
A huge part of her net worth comes from the album sales, music contracts, and television appearances. She also makes a good amount of money from brand promotions and sponsorship deals.
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