Australian singer and song writer Sia Furler, better known as Sia, was born Sia Kate Isobelle Furler on December 18, 1975 in Adelaide, South Australia. Sia Furler comes with an estimated net worth of $20 million.
Sia Furler Net Worth $20 Million
Sia Furler’s father, Phil B. Colson, was a musician to a number of bands such as Foreday Riders, Rum Jungle, Fat Time, Jump Back Jack, and Mount Lofty Rangers. Her mother, Loene Furler, is a singer, songwriter, musician, and art lecturer while she also provided backing vocals for Mount Lofty Rangers. Her mother’s parents were both part of an Adelaide rockabilly band The Soda Jerx. Her mother attended the North Adelaide Primary School. Her mother went to Adelaide High School.
Born and raised in a musically inclined family, Sia had mimicked several vocalists while growing up. Her early influences include Aretha Franklin, Stevie Wonder and Sting. She also attended a school in Italy and while spending her days there, she sang in a karaoke pub. As a result of her exceptional voice, she was offered with a local DJ who happened to take the pub an opportunity to record a tune.
In the early 1990s, Sia Furler began her gigs in Adelaide. Her genre contained downtempo, pop and jazz. At 17, she joined the jazz funk band The Crisp and they released the two records Word and the Deal (1996) and Delerium (1997). She left the band in 1997 and released her debut solo album OnlySee. By 2000, she signed a record contact with Dance Pool, a Sony Music sub-label. Her single Taken for Granted was a top hit in Great Britain. Her 2008 album Some People Have Real Problems peaked in the top 30 in the Billboard 200. She won the Best Music DVD award in the ARIA Music Awards of 2008. She has received six nominations in the ARIA Music Awards of 2010. She won Best Independent Release and Best Pop Release for we’re Born and Greatest Video for the tune Clap Your Hands. Lately, she’s worked with Hilltop Hoods, David Guetta, Flo Rida, Afrojack, Shakira and Rihanna.