Engelbert Humperdinck is an English pop singer who is regarded to be one of the finest middle-of-the-road balladeers around. He is world widely famous for his sons Release Me and The Last Waltz. His career has spanned more than 50 years.
Since 80 years, Engelbert is active in the music field, everyone got attracted to him. Everyone wants to know more about the singer regarding his net worth. Know more about his career and awards.
Engelbert has been working in this field for around 60 years and is still active. He has sold 150 million records over his career, out of them 64 gold and 24 platinum albums. Moreover, he still plays 50 – 75 shows per year in North America. So, after these hardworking years, he is estimated to have a huge amount. Engelbert is estimated to have around $90 million.
Let's take a flashback to his earning: Speaking of his earning in the year 2010 and 2011, it was around $74.1 million. While checking his recent years earning, he earned around $80.3 million in the year 2013 and 2015. There is no doubt that his net worth will definitely be higher in the upcoming years.
Speaking of Engelbert's career, he was first given a chance to get on in the business by changing his name to Engelbert Humperdinck. He signed a record deal which made a spot on the show Sunday Night at the London Palladium. In the year 1967, he was able to release his first single hit "Release Me". This became his biggest pop success. He also made the songs like "A Man Without Love", "Am I That Easy to Forget", and "After the Lovin" in the following years.
Engelbert also started recording track songs for the animated movies like Beavis and Butt-Head Do America. The Dance Album was released after two years which became his one of the most worthy versions. Always Hear the Harmony: The Gospel Sessions was released in the year 2003.
Recently, Humperdinck has released his new album Engelbert Calling with famed musicians as Elton John, Smokey Robinson, and Kenny Rogers in the year 2014. "King of Romance" Engelbert is still very active in the field.
Even though Engelbert has given many hits and is highly popular, the number of awards he has received is very less. He has received only an award "Star on the Walk of Fame" on October 23, 1989, at 7000 Hollywood Blvd. But siince Engelbert is still working so hard, he will definitely be awarded.