Top 20 Opera Singer celebrities in United States

Here is the latest list of the world's top 20 Opera Singer celebrities [Updated December 1, 2022].

1. Renee Fleming

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Renee Fleming was born on February 14, 1959 in United States.
She is a winner of the Richard Tucker Award and of the Polar Music Prize.

Net Worth 2020: $12 Million

2. Rufus Wainwright

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Rufus Wainwright was born on July 22, 1973 in Rhinebeck, United States.
His debut album, Rufus Wainwright, was an instant hit with Rolling Stone naming him Best New Artist of 1998.

Net Worth 2020: $10 Million

3. Barbara Hendricks

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Barbara Hendricks was born on November 20, 1948 in United States.
She is known for her humanitarian work and was named UNHCR Goodwill Ambassador in 1987.

Net Worth 2020: $5 Million

4. Kathleen Battle

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Kathleen Battle was born on August 13, 1948 in Portsmouth, United States.
She won a 1992 Emmy Award for Outstanding Individual Achievement in Classical Music.

Net Worth 2020: $4 Million

5. Jessye Norman

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Jessye Norman was born on September 15, 1945 in Augusta, United States.

American opera singer best known for her roles in the operas of Richard Wagner, such as Lohengrin, Tannhäuser and Tristan and Isolde.

She received a Grammy for Lifetime Achievement in 2006.

Net Worth 2020: $3 Million

6. Leontyne Price

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Leontyne Price was born on February 10, 1927 in Laurel, United States.
A lirico spinto from the deep south, she was one of the first African Americans to lead at the Metropolitan Opera.

Net Worth 2020: $2 Million

7. Diana DeGarmo

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Diana DeGarmo was born on June 16, 1987 in Birmingham, United States.
She almost won American Idol in 2004 but ended up losing by only two percent of the vote.

Net Worth 2020: $1.5 Million

8. Maria Callas

Maria Callas net worth 2020
Maria Callas was born on December 2, 1923 in New York City, United States.
She recorded many operas, including Bellini's Macbeth.

Net Worth 2020: $1 Million

9. Richard Tucker

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Richard Tucker was born on August 28, 1913 in United States.
The Richard Tucker Music Foundation was established in Tucker's honor.

10. Rise Stevens

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Rise Stevens was born on June 11, 1913 in United States.
She also acted in the TV movies Carmen, Little Women, and The Chocolate Soldier.

11. Kate Smith

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Kate Smith was born on May 1, 1907 in United States.

Alto singer who sang Irving Berlin's song "God Bless America" and who was known as the First Lady of Radio and who sang for fifty years.

The hockey team the Philadelphia Flyers played Smith's version of "God Bless America" before games.

12. Marian Anderson

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Marian Anderson was born on February 27, 1897 in Philadelphia, United States.
She was an active supporter of the civil rights movement, participating in the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom.

13. Robert Merrill

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Robert Merrill was born on June 4, 1917 in New York City, United States.
Starting off his career as a crooner named Moishe Miller, he used to sing at Jewish festivities.

14. Mary Costa

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Mary Costa was born on April 5, 1930 in Knoxville, United States.
She sang in forty-four operas total, including Leonard Bernstein's Candide and RCA's La boheme.

15. Maxene Andrews

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Maxene Andrews was born on January 3, 1916 in Minneapolis, United States.
Maxene and her sisters sang songs like "Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy."

16. Regina Resnik

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Regina Resnik was born on August 30, 1922 in New York City, United States.
She had a day named after her in New York City due to her success.

17. Jan Peerce

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Jan Peerce was born on June 3, 1904 in United States.
He appeared on a number of opera recordings, including Verdi's Rigoletto, Bizet's Carmen, and Donizetti's Lucia di Lammermoor.

18. Lawrence Tibbett

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Lawrence Tibbett was born on November 16, 1896 in United States.
A stage and film actor as well as an opera singer, he performed in the original Broadway production of Fanny and was nominated for an Oscar for his work in the 1930 film The Rogue Song.

19. Kathryn Grayson

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Kathryn Grayson was born on February 9, 1922 in Winston-Salem, United States.
In the early 1950s, she starred in Lovely to Look At with Howard Keel.

20. Mario Lanza

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Mario Lanza was born on January 31, 1921 in Philadelphia, United States.
His movie debut was in the 1949 film That Midnight Kiss.