Who is Debbie Gibson and what is her net worth 2018? Debbie Gibson is a very famous American singer. She is also a songwriter, producer, and actress. Her debut album was released in 1987. It was called ‘Out of the Blue’ and was later certified triple platinum by the ‘Recording Industry Association of America’. One of the singles from the album made it to the number one spot at Billboard’s Hot 100. This made Debbie the youngest female artist to write, produce and perform such feat.
Another single from her double platinum second album reached the number one spot. She was also recognised as the songwriter of the year in 1989. In addition to her music career, she has appeared in different TV shows and films as well.
Deborah Ann “Debbie” Gibson was born on 31 August 1970, in Brooklyn, New York. She was born to parents Joseph Gibson (originally Joseph Schultz) and Diane Gibson. Her father liked to sing. She has three sisters. She spent most of her childhood in Long Island, New York. In her early years, she learned to play Piano from a famous Pianist ‘Morton Estrin’.
Debbie Gibson has been a target of constant stalking throughout her career. She had to go to court once to appeal for a restraining order on the stalker. She is in a long-term relationship with Rutledge Taylor since 2008. Previously she was engaged to Jonathan Kanterman. Debbie is also known to be fighting against Lyme disease since early 2013.
Debbie Gibson began writing and producing her own material in 1986. She signed with Atlantic Records in the same year. This was the very beginning of her professional career as a singer and songwriter. She toured numerous clubs that year and the year after. She described those years saying “We played dance clubs, straight clubs, and gay clubs”.
Debbie began recording her first album ‘Out of the Blue’ in 1987. It took her only four weeks to produce and record the album that was going to turn her life around. Four singles from the album reached to top 5 of the Billboard’s Hot 100 list. The famous number one ‘Foolish Beat’ set a record and made Debbie the Youngest Female Artist to make it to the top.
She was seventeen at that time and her name was added to Guinness Book of World Records. She recorded and produced several albums and singles later on and everything she did was a success. She became one of the most successful songwriters ever when all of her solo written singles made it to the top 20 of the Billboard Top 100 list. She also appeared in the film ‘Les Misérables’ as Eponine.
Debbie Gibson Net Worth
Debbie Gibson has recorded, written and produced numerous hit songs during her career. She has made an enormous amount of wealth in the process. She has been a part of different movies as well. Debbie Gibson has an estimated net worth of $6 million.
Debbie Gibson is a very successful singer and songwriter. She was widely recognised for making it to the top at a young age of seventeen. She has participated as a Judge on American TV show ‘American Idol’