Neil Sedaka Age, Net Worth, Wife, Height, Wiki, Biography

Neil Sedaka

Neil Sedaka Wiki/Biography

Neil Sedaka is an American composer and multi-instrumentalist who became well-known for his compositions “Oh Carol,” “Breaking Up Is Hard To Do,” and “Laughter in the Rain.” Neil Sedaka has produced and written more than 500 songs in the course of his career. In the year 1939, Neil Sedaka was born in Brooklyn, New York.

Neil Sedaka was born on March 13, 1939, and will be 83 years old as of 2023.

His early years were spent on Brighton Beach. He attended Abraham Lincoln High School, and as early as the second grade, he expressed an interest in music. In addition, he was approved to study classical piano at the Juilliard School of Music for Children. Nelson Sedaka

What is the net worth of Neil Sedaka?

The estimated net worth of this American singer, composer, and multi-instrumentalist is $120 million as of 2023. This amount is the result of the illustrious career he has had as a live concert performer, record producer, composer, and lyricist for multiple successful musicals. collaborations with illustrious jazz, rock, and pop performers like Wanda Jackson, Tony Martin, Clyde McPhatter, Cliff Richard, Andy Williams, Bernadette Peters, Susannah McCorkle, Jan & Dean, and Bobby Darin, to mention a few.

It would be an understatement to say Neil Sedaka is a musical legend. Over more than six decades in the music business, he has established himself as an exceptional vocalist and performer. He fought arduously to revive the momentum of his career despite a few years of failure and unhappiness, giving it his all and thereby establishing an example for the rest of the world.

Quick Facts about Neil Sedaka

Celebrated Name: Neil Sedaka
Real Name/Full Name: Neil Sedaka
Gender: Male
Age: 83 years old
Birth Date: 13 March 1939
Birth Place: Brooklyn, New York
Nationality: American
Height: 1.65 m ( 5 foot 2 inches)
Weight: 72 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Spouse (Name): Leba Strassberg
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter): Yes (Dara Sedaka, Marc Sedaka)
Dating/Girlfriend (Name): N/A
Is Neil Sedaka Gay?: No
Profession: Vocalist, Pianist, Composer
Salary: N/A
Net Worth in 2022: $120 Million


Soon after graduating from high school, Neil Sedaka and his classmates started the vocal ensemble the Linc-Tones. They started as a local band and later achieved little success. He did, however, quit the band in 1957 to focus on a solo career. Despite the poor sales of his debut albums, RCA Victor was kind enough to offer him a recording deal, which he signed.

His singles from RCA Records Victor topped the international charts in the late 1950s and late 1960s. “Stairway to Heaven,” “You Mean Everything To Me,” “Calendar Girl,” “King of Clowns,” “Breaking Up Is Hard To Do,” and “Little Devil” are just a few of his numerous hits.

He didn’t just produce and release records in English; he also did so in Italian, Yiddish, Spanish, and German.

Following the start of “Beatlemania” in the United States in the late 1960s, Sedaka’s career started to wane. RCA Victor also ended his contract, therefore he had no label to represent. He didn’t let it bother him and went about trying to make amends. He wrote and composed songs for other musicians while simultaneously doing live gigs. His song “Star Crossed Lovers” made an incredible comeback on the charts after four years thanks to his success in this process. In 1973, he signed with the Rocket Record Company Limited, and in the years that followed, he became well-known.


In his six-decade career, Neil Sedaka has amassed more celebrity and acclaim than anyone else. He has received numerous honors and medals. He was honored with the Silver Heart Award from the Variety Club and The Ivors’ Special International Awards for his remarkable work in the music business. His song “Amarillo,” which was the most popular single of the twenty-first century, also earned him a Guinness World Record.

In 1975, Sedaka additionally earned the Sammy Cahn Lifetime Achievement Award. He received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame as well as induction into the Songwriters Hall of Fame. He also has a Brooklyn street named after him.

Family, Wife, Relationship

Sedaka’s mother, Eleanor Appel, is of Polish-Russian ancestry, while his father, Mac Sedaka, is of Lebanese ancestry. His sibling is younger.

Leba Strassberg and he have been wed for over 57 years. The couple’s two children are a son, Marc Sedaka, a scriptwriter, and a daughter, Dara Sedaka, a singer and recording artist. Michael, Amanda, and Charlotte are Marc’s three children, and he is married.

Physical Appearance (Height, Weight)

He weighs 72 kg and stands 1.65 meters tall.

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