Toyah Willcox Net Worth

Toyah Willcox is a singer and actress. She has performed in numerous television shows and appeared in a number of movies. With her extensive career, she has earned a substantial amount of money. As of January 9, 2023, she has a net worth of $15 million.

Toyah Willcox was born in Kings Heath, Birmingham, England on May 18, 1958. Her father, Berric Willcox, was a successful joinery and factory owner. When she was a child, she developed a love for music. In the early 1970s, she started playing in a rock band called Toyah. Later, she branched out on her own and recorded five studio albums. One of her solo songs, “I Want to Be Free,” was a hit.

Since then, she has released two live albums. She has also been a guest on a variety of television shows. Although she has been in the public eye for a long time, she still has a large fan base.

The most popular song by her is “I Want to Be Free,” which reached the top of the pop charts and sold over one million copies. She also made a movie, Jubilee, and a TV series, A Question of Guilt. These roles allowed her to appear on a number of ‘Top 100 favourite’ shows.

Toyah Willcox became known in 2002 as a prominent opponent of asylum seekers. She helped organize a protest against the proposed establishment of a new asylum seeker accommodation facility in Throckmorton, Worcestershire. The protest was led by thousands of local residents, as well as Toyah.

Throughout her long career, she has maintained a healthy balance between her acting and singing. Some of her biggest hits include Thunder in the Mountains and It’s a Mystery. This year, she celebrated 40 years in the music industry.

Before she was famous, Toyah Willcox was a young aspiring actress. Her first appearance on the television screen was in the 1976 TV series Second City Firsts. She went on to voice several TV shows, including Teletubbies from 1997 to 2001. And she played the title role of Calamity Jane in 2003.

After leaving her band, Toyah embarked on a solo career in the mid-1980s. She released five studio albums and two live albums. Her 1981 album Anthem peaked at #2 in the UK. That same year, she was nominated for a BPI/Brit Award for Best British Breakthrough Act, and her album Minx also charted.

As of 2018, she is still active in the entertainment world. While she has yet to be nominated for an Oscar, she has been nominated for an Evening Standard Award for Best Musical. Most of her income comes from her many acting and music careers. But she has also been awarded a number of sponsorships and made a good living.

Toyah has been married to musician Robert Fripp since 1986. They have no children. But they have left instructions for a trust to help fund musical education for children.