Leona Louise Lewis is an English singer-songwriter, actress, philanthropist, and model. Born in London, she has a successful, record-breaking, music and acting career, critically acclaimed by all. She is also a supporter of various philanthropic causes, particularly animal rights.
As of 2023, Leona Lewis' net worth is estimated to be $10 million.
|Net Worth||$10 million|
|Given Name||Leona Louise Lewis|
|Famous Name||Leona Lewis|
|Source(s) of Fame||Singer, Songwriter, Actress, Model, Activist|
|Date of Birth||April 3, 1985|
|Place of Birth||Islington, London, England|
|Relationships||Married, Dennis Jauch, Since 2019|
Leona Louise Lewis was born on April 3rd, 1985 in London, England. Her father has Afro-Guyanese roots whereas her mother traces her origin in Wales, Ireland, and Italy. She has an older half-brother, Bradley, and a younger brother, Kyle. She got her education from the Sylvia Young Theater School, the Italia Conti Academy of Theater Arts, and the BRIT School for Performing Arts and Technology. Leona spent a part of her life in Hackney, East London. At 17 years of age, Leona left BRIT School so she could pursue a career in music.
Leona won the third series of the X Factor in 2006 performing a cover of Kelly Clarkson’s “A Moment Like This” and as a prize for winning, she signed a £1 million recording contract with Syco Music.
In 2007, she proceeded to release her debut album, Spirit, which became one of the best-selling albums of all time in the UK and the best-selling debut album by a female artist this century. Shortly after, in 2009, she released her second album, Echo. She did her first tour, titled The Labyrinth in 2010, featuring songs from Echo and Spirit.
After she was done with the tour, she started working on her third studio album, Glassheart that was released in October 2012.
Her next album titled Christmas, with Love was released in November 2013 and with that, she set a record for the most top-five singles in the history of the UK singles chart for a British female artist. After signing a new record deal with Island Records UK, she released her fifth studio album, I Am in 2015 for which she did a headlining concert tour, the I Am tour from February to March 2016.
During this time, she also worked as an actress, appearing in the musical film Walking on Sunshine, the musical Cats, and the TV Series, The Oath. In August 2021, she did a song with James Morrison titled “Grow Old with Me”. In November 2021, she put out the song “Kiss Me It’s Christmas” featuring Ne-Yo.
Leona was a vegetarian from 12 years of age and has been vegan since 2012. In 2008, she was declared PETA’s Person of the Year. She is a staunch supporter of World Animal Protection and a sponsor of the Hopefield Animal Sanctuary in Essex.
In 2017, she disclosed that she had Hashimoto’s thyroiditis and talked about the pain she experienced because of it. She married her fiancé, Dennis Jauch, in 2019. They had been dating since 2010. They both got married in a ceremony in Italy.
Leona Lewis has 711k followers on Instagram where she posts videos of her music performances in concerts and award shows. Her Facebook account features $5.8 million followers where she is currently promoting her latest tour “Christmas with Love.” She has 1.1 million followers on Twitter and 1.36 million subscribers on YouTube.
Leona Lewis, a British singer-songwriter, kicked off her musical career by winning the X Factor in 2006 and soon became a sales force by successfully releasing five studio albums. Apart from music, she is also an actress and a champion for animal rights. Her net worth comes out to be $10 million.
Leona Lewis has sometimes been associated with other Singers such as Michael Jackson, Frankie Sandford, Jenny Frost, Kelly Rowland, Jessica Simpson, Alexandra Burke, Seal, Mariah Carey, and Nicki Minaj.