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Burton Cummings Net Worth

Burton Cummings Net Worth

Net Worth: $14 Million

Statistics
  • Source of Wealth Music
  • Birth Place Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
  • Marital Status Married (Cheryl DeLuca)
  • Full Name Burton Lorne Cummings
  • Nationality Canadian
  • Date of Birth December 31, 1947
  • Occupation Musician, Songwriter
  • Education St. John's High School
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About Burton Cummings

Canadian musician Burton L. Cummings has a net worth of $14 million. He is a well-known musician and songwriter. He has attained fame and wealth as the lead singer of the band “The Guess Who”.

Burton has many popular songs to his credit as the lead singer, songwriter and keyboardist for The Guess Who. These include “Laughing”, “American Woman”, “These Eyes”, “Hand Me Down World”, “No Time” and “Star Baby”. These were produced between 1965 and 1975. The band’s successes included the successful LP “A Wild Pair” and a weekly appearance on the CBC-TV’s show “Let’s Go!” as in house artiste. Their first hit came with “These Eyes” in 1969.

He has a popular jazz based flute solo on “Undun”. The band reached first position in Canadian musical charts in 1970 for “American Woman”. His solo career includes singles like “My Own Way to Rock”, “You Saved My Soul” and “Stand Tall”. Burton also released a Bob Dylan cover “With God on Our Side” in November 2004. On November 4, 2008 his first album “Above the Ground” was launched with 19 original songs. He also performed in Connecticut in 2011 for the first concert of a US tour. His website and iTunes contains tracks like “We Just Came from the U.S.A.” and others.

Born in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada on December 31, 1947, Burton can play the flute, saxophone, piano, drums, guitar and harp. He has a theatre in downtown Winnipeg named after him. He is also a recipient of the highest civilian honor from the country of his birth, the “Order of Canada”. Cummings was named officer by the Governor Michaelle Jean on December 30, 2009.

Earnings & Financial Data

The below financial data is gathered and compiled by TheRichest analysts team to give you a better understanding of Burton Cummings's net worth by breaking down the most relevant financial events such as yearly salaries, contracts, earn outs, endorsements, stock ownership and much more.

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  • Earnings 1997
  • Earnings 1990
  • Earnings 1981
  • Earnings 1980
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  • Earnings 1976
Earnings 1997 N/A
Record Sales 1997

Estimated record sales from the album, Up Close and Alone (80 thousand copies)

$120,000
Earnings 1990 N/A
Record Sales 1990

Estimated record sales from the album, Plus Signs (40 thousand copies)

$60,000
Earnings 1981 N/A
Record Sales 1981

Estimated record sales from the album, Sweet Sweet (40 thousand copies)

$60,000
Earnings 1980 N/A
Record Sales 1980

Estimated record sales from the album, Woman Love (80 thousand copies)

$120,000
Record Sales 1980

Estimated record sales from the album, The Best of Burton Cummings (160 thousand copies)

$240,000
Earnings 1978 N/A
Record Sales 1978

Estimated record sales from the album, Dream of a Child (240 thousand copies)

$360,000
Earnings 1977 N/A
Record Sales 1977

Estimated record sales from the album, My Own Way to Rock (160 thousand copies)

$240,000
Earnings 1976 N/A
Record Sales 1976

Estimated record sales from the album, Burton Cummings (160 thousand copies)

$240,000
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