How rich is Luther Vandross?

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How rich is Luther Ronzoni Vandross Jr.?

Luther Ronzoni Vandross Jr. Net Worth:
$30 Million

Luther Ronzoni Vandross Jr. Net Worth:

Luther Ronzoni Vandross, Jr. (April 20, 1951 – July 1, 2005) was an American singer, songwriter and record producer. Throughout his career, Vandross was an in demand background vocalist for several different artists including Chaka Khan, Bette Midler, Diana Ross, David Bowie, Barbra Streisand, Ben E. King, and Donna Summer. He later became the lead singer of the group Change, which released its certified gold debut album, The Glow of Love, in 1980 on Warner Bros. Records. After Vandross left the group, he was signed to Epic Records as a solo artist and released his debut solo album, Never Too Much, in 1981.His hit songs include, "Never Too Much", "Here and Now", "Any Love", "Power of Love/Love Power", "I Can Make It Better" and "For You to Love". Many of his songs were covers of original music by other artists such as "If This World Were Mine" (duet with Cheryl Lynn), "Since I Lost My Baby", "Superstar" and "Always and Forever". Duets such as "The Closer I Get to You" with Beyoncé, "Endless Love" with Mariah Carey and "The Best Things in Life Are Free" with Janet Jackson were all hits in his career.During his career, Vandross sold over 25 million records worldwide, and received eight Grammy Awards including Best Male R&B Vocal Performance four different times. He won a total of four Grammy Awards in 2004 including the Grammy Award for Song of the Year for a song recorded not long before his death, "Dance with My Father". The song was co-written with Vandross' friend and protégé, Richard Marx.
Birth date: 20th April 1951, in New York City, USA
Death date: 1st July 2005 in Edison, New Jersey, USA
Birth place: Kips Bay, Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA
Height:1.9 m
Profession: Singer, songwriter, record producer
Education: William Howard Taft High School, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo
Nationality: American
Parents: Luther Vandross, Sr., Mary Ida Vandross
Siblings: Ann D. Sanders, Patricia Vandross, Charles Anthony Vandross, Dance with My Father, Endless Love, Here and Now
Awards: Grammy Award for Song of the Year (2004), Grammy Award for Best Male R&B Vocal Performance (2004 (2004), 1997, 1992, 1991))
Music groups: Change
Nominations: Grammy Award for Best New Artist, Grammy Award for Best Male Pop Vocal Performance, Grammy Award for Best Traditional R&B Performance, Grammy Award for Best Pop Collaboration with Vocals, BET Award for Best Male R&B/Pop Artist, Brit Award for Best International Solo Artist, Soul Train Music Award for Album of the Year, Soul Train Music Award for Best R&B/Soul Single - Group, Band or Duo, Brit Award for International Male Solo Artist, Soul Train Music Award for Best Song of the Year, Dance with My Father, Endless Love, Here and Now
Movies: The Meteor Man, Michael Jackson: 30th Anniversary Celebration, Luther Vandross: Live at Wembley, Luther Vandross: From Luther with Love, Luther Vandross: Dance with My Father, Luther Vandross: Always and Forever: An Evening of Songs, Patti Labelle: Live! One Night Only, Paul Simon & Friends: A Night of Gospel Glory
Facebook:facebook.com/luthervandross
MySpace:myspace.com/luthervandross

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