Stevie Nicks Net Worth, Queen of Rock and Roll
Stevie Nicks is a famous singer-songwriter who was the vocalist of a rock band “Fleetwood Mac”.
She was listed Rolling Stones magazine as one of the 100 Greatest Singers of All Time.
Stevie Nicks is also best-known for her hit singles as a solo artist with his distinctive voice and mystical persona on stage.
His symbolic and poetic lyrics made her became one of the most unique rock singers.
Both as a member of the band and as a solo artist, she had a wonderful music career.
She also became one of the best-selling music acts of all time when she was in the “Fleetwood Mac”.
Stevie Nicks became the only woman to have been inducted to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame twice.
With her successful career since the 1970s. Stevie Nicks’s estimated net worth is $75 million as of this year.
Biography, Early Years, Family, Education
Stevie Nick’s real name is Stephanie Lynn Nicks who was born on May 26, 1948.
She was born to Jess Nicks who was a corporate executive, and Barbara.
Nicks lived in an extended family. Her grandfather was eager to teach her to sing and play the guitar.
Stevie Nicks and her family moved a lot of times because of the father’s job.
She had moved to several locations such as Phoenix, El Paso, Salt Lake City, and Los Angeles.
When she was 16 years old, her parents gave her a guitar as a birthday present.
After that, she spent a lot of her times writing and playing music.
She attended Arcadia High School and Menlo Atherton High School.
After graduation, she studied at San Jose University majoring in Speech Communication.
However, she dropped out of university in 1968 to pursue her career in music.
Stevie Nicks Career with Band
Her friend Lindsey Buckingham invited Stevie Nicks to join her band named “Fritz”.
Then, she joined the band in 1968 and performed live with them.
The band performed as an opening for a popular musician such as Jimi Hendrix.
The band disbanded in 1972. In two years, Buckingham and Nicks joined Fleetwood Mac in 1974.
The self-titled album of the band in 1975 became the first album which Stevie Nicks took part.
Then, Fleetwood Mac released another album in 1977 “Rumours”.
The single “Dreams” from the album became a bestseller and received a Grammy Award.
Nicks sang with the band in the next two albums in 1979 “Tusk” and 1980 “Live”.
After that, Stevie Nicks decided to embark on a solo career.
Stevie Nicks as a Solo Artist
She made her debut as a solo artist with the release of “Bella Donna” in 1981.
The album topped the U.S. Billboard Chart and went Multi-Platinum in record sales.
In 1983, she released her next studio album “The Wild Heart”.
It was followed by another album “Rock a Little” in 1985.
That two albums achieved Platinum status for their success in sales.
After that, Stevie Nicks decided to take on hiatus for 4 years.
Later, Nicks made her return to music by releasing another album “The Other Side of the Mirror” in 1989.
In this period, she needed to deal with her worsened cocaine addiction issue.
Stevie Nicks went on tour to U.K, U.S, and other Europe countries after the album release.
Because of her drug issue, the tour was quite a flop for her.
In the period in dealing with her life problems, she released her next album.
She brought out “Street Angel” in 1994 which didn’t do well on the market.
It became the one that forced her to get over her drug addiction problem.
Finally, Stevie Nicks got back together with her former band “Fleetwood Mac” in 1997.
The band went on a tour “The Dance” which was a huge hit. It made Nicks become more confident.
In 2001, Stevie Nicks released her new album “Trouble in Shangri-La” after 7 years of Hiatus.
The album became successful commercially and critically. It achieved the Gold status of record sales in the U.S.
The latest work of Stevie Nicks was the 2014’s album “24 Karat Gold: Songs from the Vault”.
Stevie Nicks Discography, Awards, and Achievements
With her band Fleetwood Mac, she has released 10 studio albums. As a solo artist, she has released 8 studio albums.
In her solo career, she has gone in 17 musical tours.
Some of them featured other singers like Rod Stewart, John Farnham, and Don Henley.
Personally, Stevie Nicks has been nominated in Grammy Awards for 8 times.
She held the record for most nominations for Best Female Rock Vocal Performance with no win.
With the Fleetwood Mac, Stevie Nicks has received two Grammy awards.
The first one in 1978 for “Rumours” album as Album of the Year.
The second one is in 2003. The band was honored with the Grammy Hall of Fame Award.
She became the nominee of Audience Award from SXSW Film Festival in 2013 for her acting in a documentary “Stevie Nicks: In Your Dreams”.
Stevie Nicks Personal Life
She dated her partner in a band, Lindsey Buckingham for several years and the couple broke up.
Her only marriage was to Kim Anderson in 1983.
Stevie Nicks lived in Paradise Valley, Arizona, with her brother and his wife until 2007.
She became the ordained minister of Universal Life Church.
She officiated the wedding between John McCauley and Vanessa Carlton in 2013.
How old is she now? Stevie Nicks age is 70 years old this year.
Stevie Nicks Mansion and Cars
Her house who she shared with her brother in Paradise Valley, Arizona was sold for $3 million.
Stevie Nicks also owns a mansion in Los Angeles, California which Swimming Pool, Gym, Home Office, and more.
The mansion worth $1.6 million. Back in the 80s, Stevie Nicks went around in her Jeep and Porsche car.
Stevie Nicks is a singer-songwriter who is best known for her time with Fleetwood Mac band.
The one and only the band’s number one hit is ‘Dreams”.
Nicks’s solo album “Rumours” was the breakthrough of her music career.
The album brought her the Grammy Award and Diamond status of the record sales.
Most of her wealth comes from her music works both with the band and by herself.
As of this year, Stevie Nicks’s estimated net worth is $75 million.