Burton Cummings Net Worth

Net Worth: $14 Million
Statistics
  • Source of Wealth:

    Music
  • Age:

    70
  • Birth Place:

    Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
  • Marital Status:

    Married (Cheryl DeLuca)
  • Full Name:

    Burton Lorne Cummings
  • Nationality:

    Canadian
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About Burton Lorne Cummings

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.

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Earnings 1997

Record Sales 1997
Estimated record sales from the album, Up Close and Alone (80 thousand copies)
$120,000

Earnings 1990

Record Sales 1990
Estimated record sales from the album, Plus Signs (40 thousand copies)
$60,000
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