Canadian born musician and music producer David Foster was born on November 1, 1949. He has been divorced three times, first being married to singer/ songwriter B.J Cook, with whom he had a daughter. Next, he was married to Rebecca Foster. He has three daughters with her; Sara Foster, Erin Foster, and Jordan Foster. His third wife was Linda Thompson, whom he divorced before marrying Real Housewives of Beverly Hills cast member Yolanda Hadid.
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2. Income & Salary
David Foster began his career in music as a keyboardist for the pop group Skylark. They had a top ten hit in 1973. He has produced many of the top musicians over the last four decades, and has been responsible for introducing such top names as Celine Dion, Michael Buble’, and Josh Groban. He has been nominated for 47 Grammy awards and has won 16 times. Currently, he is the chairman of Verve Music Group as well as his own record label, 143 Records.
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Even at 64 years old, David Foster continues to have an active career as both a performer and producer. He currently is touring with several of the acts he helped make famous in his David Foster and Friends tour. His current estimated net worth is $30 Million dollars, though some estimates have gone as high as $100 million dollars. Even after 40 years in the music business, David Foster has been quoted as saying that he still is obsessed with the business and absolutely loves what he is doing. He is not likely to retire anytime in the near future.
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Video Transcript:David Walter Foster was born in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada on November 1, 1949 and is currently wed to his fourth wife, Yolanda Hadid. The couple married on November 11, 2011, with Hadid already having three children entering the marriage. His five biological daughters are Allison, from a previous relationship; Amy, from his marriage to B.J. Cook; and Sara, Erin and Jordan from his marriage to Rebecca Dyer.During his career in the music business, he has produced, composed, arranged and written many hit songs. He has been nominated 47 times for a Grammy Award, winning on 16 occasions. Some of his songwriting credits include hits by Chicago, Boz Scaggs, The Tubes and Earth, Wind and Fire, accomplishments which resulted in him being inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 2010. Meanwhile, he has produced records for artists such as Madonna, Michael Jackson, Mariah Carey and Whitney Houston. In addition, he has helped discover singers such as Michael Buble and Josh Groban. In 2014, he and his wife put their Beverly Hills home up for sale, asking $27.5 millionFoster continues to make royalties from his songwriting, and is earnings over the past two years is estimated at over $7 million, while sponsorship and endorsement income is considered to be just under $800,000 per year. His overall net worth is estimated to be $30 million, and has steadily grown over the past five years, when it was considered to be half that amount.Video Credit: AlphaLife.me on YouTubehttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uH74fyBC5hc