Source of Wealth:singing, acting
Birth Place:Melbourne, Australia
Full Name:Helen Reddy
Date of Birth:October 25, 1941
Education:Tintern Girls Grammar School
About Helen Reddy
Helen Reddy is an Australian actress and singer which has an estimated net worth of $3 million.
Reddy started her career performing in public when she was four years old, along with her parents on the Australian vaudeville circuit.
She won the Australian pop music TV show, Bandstand, the prize being a trip to New York City and a record deal with Mercury Records. The deal did not work out, but Reddy continued to pursue her singing career in the US.
Her first single, "One Way Ticket" made the Australian chart at #83. After a year, she landed a deal with Capitol Record. Her songs, "I Believe in Music," and "I Don't Know How to Love Him" became hits.
In 1972, her single, "I Am Woman" topped the number one spot on the Billboard Hot 100. She was recognized at the Grammy Awards in the Best Female Pop Vocal Performance category.
Other Top 40 hits by Reddy are "Delta Dawn," "Leave Me Alone (Ruby Red Dress)," "Keep on Singing," "You and Me Against the World," "Peaceful," "Angie Baby," "Ain't No Way to Treat a Lady," and "Somewhere in the Night." In 1978, she was the backup singer on Gene Simmons' solo album for the song "True Confessions."
She appeared on several talk shows, such as The Bobby Darin Show, The Carol Burnett Show and The Muppet Show.
She was nominated for a Golden Globe for Most Promising Newcomer for her role in Airport 1975. In 2007, played herself in Family Guy's Blue Harvest.
Helen Reddy was born on October 25, 1941 in Melbourne, Australia. She attended Tintern Girls Grammar School. She has two children from her previous marriage.