With a current net worth of more than $80 million, Tony Bennett is one of the highest paid singers in the world. The star has been married three times and has a son and a daughter. His other sources of income are from painting and writing. His works are sold in museums, galleries, and auction houses, and some pieces have even sold for more than $80,000. In addition to his music career, Tony also has a thriving gold mining business. He began performing at restaurants and slubs as a teenager, and he divorced his first wife, Patricia Beech, in 1978. In 2007, he married Susan Crow, and he is currently working on a new book on his life and career.
In his early years, Tony Bennett started singing at age thirteen. He worked as a waiter in Italian restaurants in Queens, and he also had a hobby as a caricaturist. Later, he enrolled at the New York School of Industrial Art, but dropped out at sixteen to support his family. He continued to work low paying jobs and sang at amateur nights throughout the city. While he was studying, he was a talented artist, and his first books were published at a young age.
His career has earned him many accolades and awards. He has been married to Patricia Beech for over 50 years and has two sons with her. The couple divorced in 1971. The singer has two children with Patricia Beech. In 2005, he married Susan Crow. In 2007, he had another daughter, Liam. In 2011, he remarried for the third time. The couple has three daughters together.