Kirsty MacColl Net Worth, Husband, Children, Height, Death, Family

Kirsty MacColl net worth

Born on October 10, 1959, Kirsty MacColl was an English singer and songwriter who died on December 18, 2000. She was also known as the daughter of folk singer Ewan MacColl.

She recorded several pop hits in the 1980s and 1990s, including “There’s a Guy Works Down the Chip Shop Swears He’s Elvis” and cover versions of Billy Bragg’s “A New England” and the Kinks’ “Days”.

Her first single, “They Don’t Know”, had chart success a few years later when covered by Tracey Ullman. She also sang on a number of recordings produced by her then-husband Steve Lillywhite, most notably “Fairytale of New York” by the Pogues. Her death in 2000 led to the “Justice for Kirsty” campaign.

Kirsty MacColl was born in Croydon, Surrey (now in South London), the daughter of folk singer Ewan MacColl (1915–1989) and dancer Jean Newlove (1923–2017). Her father was born in England of Scottish parents.

MacColl and her older brother, Hamish MacColl, grew up with their mother in Croydon, where she attended Park Hill Primary School, Monks Hill High School and John Newnham High School, making appearances in school plays.

At the time of her birth, her father had been in a relationship with folk singer, multi-instrumentalist and songwriter Peggy Seeger since 1956 (a relationship that would continue until his death in 1989), and already had a son with her.

She came to notice when Chiswick Records released an EP by local punk rock band the Drug Addix (originally called Tooting Fruities) with MacColl on backing vocals (The Drug Addix Make A Record) under the pseudonym Mandy Doubt (1978). Stiff Records executives were not impressed with the band, but liked her and subsequently signed her to a solo deal.

Kirsty MacColl Age

Kirsty MacColl was born on October 10, 1959, and is age 57. She died at the age of 41 years.

Kirsty MacColl height: How tall was Kirsty MacColl?

According to IMDb, Kirsty MacColl has a height of 1.71m.

Kirsty MacColl Husband

Kirsty MacColl was married to Steve Lillywhite from 1984 to 1994. The couple had two children, Louis Lillywhite and Jamie Lillywhite.

Kirsty MacColl net worth

Kirsty MacColl net worth net worth was estimated at around $2 million. Her salary per month and other career earnings were over $300,000 dollars annually.

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