One of the most popular Singers and vocalists in American history, 64-year old Stephanie Mills, is a singer and songwriter.
She rose to prominence for her work on the Broadway musical “The Wiz”, which ran from 1974 – 1979 before being inducted into the Grammy Hall Of Fame with one award under her belt: ‘Never Knew Love Like This Before.
|Full Name||Stephanie Mills|
|Birth Date||March 22, 1957|
|Birth Place||Brooklyn, New York, United States|
|Net Worth||$1.5 million|
The early life of Stephanie Mills
Stephanie Mills was born on March 22nd, 1957, in Brooklyn, New York, to Joseph and Christine. She showed her love for music at a young age when she would sing with the church choir during services or just around home alone as well.
When she wasn’t singing gospel songs, Stephanie wanted nothing more than being part of this wonderful community that had welcomed them so warmly into their lives even though they didn’t know anyone other than one another before moving down here from up north where their dad used long work hours every day while mother stayed home looking after kids until finally passing away last year which left Steph aside all those responsibilities now.
Stephanie Mills Net Worth & Career
In the 1970s, Stephanie signed a record deal with Paramount Records and released her first song in 1973. She produced two albums for Motown before leaving the label in 1976 due to what she perceived as their poor quality control of music production processes. After being away from recording entirely until 1981 when auditioning complete coincidence again while watching “The Wiz,” which later gave way into becoming one of its signature tunes over many years since then.”
Stephanie’s third album released was “What Cha’ Gonna Do With My Lovin?” which became her first gold record. Following that, she released the hit song “Never Knew Love Like This Before”, which peaked at 4th place in the UK Singles Chart and received even more recognition after coming up with Angela Winbush’s I Have to Learn To Respect The Power Of Love cover for herself.
In addition to her musical career, Stephanie has also starred in several plays. In 1993 she played the lead role of Dorothy on Broadway for 28 performances and then again later that same year playing Faith Evans-Toliver’s mother during a production hiatus from “The Wiz.” She continued with this success by taking leading parts such as “Munira” (a part explicitly written just for their voices) alongside other well-known actors at GospoCentric Records’ “Persona Inspirations”.
Mills made a comeback with her new single, “Dance For Me”, featuring BeBe Winans and DMX in 2008. Since then, she had released multiple albums, including Born for This, which came out on August 3rd of 2004 at the very end of 2012 when Stephanie dropped one last song before Christmas titled so incredibly catchy called “So In Love this Christmas”.
After her first marriage to Jeffrey Daniel ended in 1983, Stephanie Mills tied the knot three times with increasingly estranged husbands. Her third union lasted seven years before it too came crashing down when she divorced Michael Saunders in 1997
Mills had been married for only six months when writing this article’s publication; their divorce proceedings are still ongoing, but they have two children together who were born while living under one roof–however peaceful that might be.
Mills is a mother of two sons who has been married three times. She first met her third husband, Michael, when they were both only 13 years old together.
They had one son named Farad Mills (who suffered from Down Syndrome) after their relationship ended in 2001, with divorce proceedings following shortly after. On top of them divorcing for good measure-Mills briefly dated another superstar singer/rapper by way of comparison Jackson.
Stephanie Mills Net Worth
As of 2021, Stephanie Mills’ wealth is estimated to be around $1.5 million, thanks mainly to her music career and an established actress who has won Amateur Night at Apollo Theater six weeks straight.
It seems the only thing Stephanie Mills cares about these days is her son, Farad Mills.
Born on March 22nd of 1963 in Harlem, New York City, just before midnight, making his birth year that same year–1962, which was one last run for Motown during its peak-Mills can personally thank them for all their hard work at transforming her from a simple teenager from Brooklyn who happened to have been signed by Ray Charles as a dare into one of the most influential voices in pop music.
Though she has lived more than half her life away from music, Stephanie Mills is still out there recording new material and making some sweet cash on the side as a result.