Engelbert Humperdinck is one of the finest and best singers of the world. Humperdinck is most widely known for his song ‘Release Me’ and ‘The Last Waltz’. In 1967, both the songs were successful and ranked #1 in the UK music chart.
Engelbert Humperdinck' net worth in 2018 is reported to be around $150 million. He has earned a huge amount of money from his songs ‘Release Me’ and ‘The Last Waltz' as both of the songs were able to make two million sales in a year. So, where and how has Humperdinck spent his such a huge amount of money?
Engelbert Humperdinck owned a six-bedroom mansion in the village of Burwash, East Sussex with Sir Tom Jones. The jointly owned property was kept on sale for £4.75m. This luxurious house stands on an enormous plot that is spread on an area of 56 acres. It has an amazing view of the Sussex countryside. The inside of the house is also very luxurious.
Apart from the lavish bedrooms and bathrooms, the property also consists of a huge swimming pool, a tennis court, a gym, cinema and a party room complete with a dance floor, bar and games room.
Image: Engelbert Humperdinck's Sussex mansion
Source: Daily Mail
The mansion is now owned by a couple who won the Euromillions jackpot of price $191 million in 2011. The couple paid a whopping $7.8 million for the mansion.
Engelbert Humperdinck is also a huge car lover. You might be amazed to know that in the past he had about 11 Rolls Royces. Yes, you read that right.
In fact, he bought a UK based house, a large mansion property with 20 stables and 25 acres, in Leicestershire to keep his cars there. During an interview, he revealed that he had the passion for collecting cars that belonged to the Hangman of Leicester and Princess Margaret. However, Humperdinck got rid of them.
Image: Engelbert Humperdinck with his Rolce Royce
Source: Daily Mail
Apart from those, Humperdinck is also seen in some luxuries classic cars that define beauty with perfection. However, during an interview, he said that now they don’t matter to him as much as it used to in the past. He said:
Now material goods don’t mean so much to me.
Let's move on the millionaire's career.
Humperdinck’s career has been prolific since the very beginning. Till date, he has been successful in selling 150 million records over his career. Isn’t that incredible? But, that’s not it. Among his 150 million sold records, there is 64 gold and 24 platinum album.
Even at present, he is busy on various tours. Approximately, he performs in 50-75 shows per year and mostly in casinos and theaters.
Video: Engelbert Humperdinck's 'Release Me'
Talking about his recent activities, Humperdinck recently performed in a sold-out show in The Villages, Florida. The show took place on 13th January 2016.
Similarly, Humperdinck performed in two live performance that took place on 27th and 26th November 2016 at the Sri Lanka Exhibition and Convention Centre. He was highly respected for his brilliant performance and his age then, as he was the oldest singer to perform two shows back to back as he is 81 years old. This shows Humperdinck's hard work and dedication.
This is how Humperdinck’s managed to earn his $150 million net worth. The never-tiring man Humperdinck is an inspiration to many of us.
Image: Engelbert Humperdinck
Source: Get It Joburg East
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