Facts of Regina Spektor
|Full Name:||Regina Spektor|
|Age:||40 years 3 months|
|Birth Date:||February 08, 1980|
|Best Match for Marriage:||Aquarius, Gemini, Sagittarius|
|Birth Place:||Moscow, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union|
|Father's Name:||Ilya Spektor|
|Mother's Name:||Bella Spektor|
|Husband / Wife Name:||Jack Dishel|
|Siblings:||One (Boruch Spektor)|
|Height / How tall? :||5 feet 3 inches (1.60m)|
|Salary:||$21k - $208k|
|Net Worth:||$12 million|
|Award:||Guild of Music Supervisors Award|
|Hair Color:||Dark brown|
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Regina Spektor is a New York Music Awards-winning singer and songwriter. Spektor is renowned as the singer of Anti-folk and Indie pop. Last, in 2020, she released the singles, One Little Soldier.
Regina Spektor: Bio, Age, Family, Sibling, Childhood, Ethnicity
Regina Spektor was born Regina Ilyinichna Spektor on February 18, 1980, in Moscow, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union. Her father, Ilya Spektor is a photographer and mother, Bella Spektor is a music professor by profession.
She has a brother, Boruch. Boruch is also a musician. She holds an American- Russian nationality and her ethnicity is Ashkenazi Jewish.
As a child, the singer was very much interested in music and started playing the piano. At the age of nine and year, they emigrated to Austria during the perestroika period. Leaving her homeland and piano was full of pain for her and the family.
Then the family moved to Italy and the United States as refugees. Later, they settled in the Bronx with the help of the Hebrew Immigrant Aid Society.
She graduated from SAR Academy in Riverdale. Later, she joined Frisch School in Paramus, New Jersey. However, she was transferred from the school to Fair Lawn High School where she finished her rest of high school.
She also took classical piano training from the Manhattan School of Music. In 2001, she graduated from the Purchase College with Honors in Music.
She has a height of 5 feet 3 inches and weighs is 62Kg. She has dark brown hair and blue eyes.
Profession Career, Singer, Songwriter famous for?
In her starting days, she used to perform for the local colleges. Also, she released her debut album, 11:11. During their time, she used to record her performance and sell the CDs. In the year 2003, she joined the musical tour of The Strokes. Along with the band, she recorded the song, Modern Girls & Old Fashion Men.
During 2006, she released the album, Begin to Hope that debuted in the Billboard 200. The album’s single Fidelity was peaked to 20 in the billboard and also received a Gold certification by RIAA.
Apart from her own albums, she also features in the album of the singers and band including Ben Folds and Gogol Bordello. Besides the album, she also provides soundtracks for the movies and TV Series. Last, in 2020, she contributed the soundtrack for the Netflix TV series, Sex Education.
Net Worth and Salary
She has made a hasty net worth of $12 million. As a singer, her earnings are in the range of $21k to $208k. Apart from that, she earns through her albums. 50,000 copies of her 3rd album Far were sold in just a week. Also, As a songwriter, her average earnings are $47k or above. Besides this, she also earns through her musical tour.
|2020||Guild of Music Supervisors Award for One Little Soldier|
|2014||Grammy Awards for Best Song Written for Visual Media|
|2011||New York Music Awards for Best Female Rock Vocalist|
|2008||Nominated for Best Alternative Video for the singles, Better|
Relationship, Married, Child
Regina Spektor is married to Jack Dishel. Regina’s husband, Jack is also a singer and songwriter by profession. The couple married in 2011.
Together, they welcomed their first child on the 1st of 2014. She broke the news to her fans and listener through her Facebook post. They named their son, Lil.
Previously, she had a fling with American singer and songwriter, Julian Casablancas, in the past. Julian has also served as the lead singer for the New York City-based rock band, The Strokes. Regina Spektor has also performed the duet, Modern Girls & Old Fashioned Men, with the band.
Facebook, Twitter, Instagram
She has around 1.4M followers on Facebook, about 158.2K followers on Twitter, and over 169K followers on Instagram.