|Real Name/Full Name||Judy Kay Newton|
|Nick Name/Celebrated Name:||Juice Newton|
|Birth Place:||Lakehurst, New Jersey, United States|
|Date Of Birth/Birthday:||18 February 1952|
|Age/How Old:||71 years old|
|Height/How Tall:||In Centimetres – 170 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 6″
|Weight:||In Kilograms – 62 Kg
In Pounds – 137 lbs
|Parents Name:||Father – Unknown
Mother – Unknown
|School:||First Colonial High School|
|Husband/Spouse Name:||Tom Goodspeed|
|Kids/Children Name:||Jessica and Tyler|
|Profession:||Singer, songwriter, and musician|
|Net Worth:||$5 million|
|Last Updated:||September 2023|
Judy Kay Newton is an American pop and country music singer, songwriter, and musician popularly known as Juice Newton. She has won various awards, including five Grammy Awards, and has been listed as one of the best female singers in the world. She has also received gold and platinum credits for her greatest hit albums like Juice and Quite Lies.
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Biography and Early Life
Juice Newton was born on 18 February 1952 in Lakehurst, New Jersey, in the United States. She has not shared any information concerning her early life and her background as well. Thus, there is no information pertaining to her parents and siblings, if she has any.
She was interested in music from a young age and received a lot of encouragement from her mother. On her 13th birthday, she was gifted with a guitar by her mother.
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
So, how old is Juice Newton in 2023 and what is her height and weight? Well, Juice Newton’s age is 71 years old as of today’s date 28th September 2023 having been born on 18 February 1952. Though, she is 5′ 6″ in feet and inches and 170 cm in Centimetres tall, she weighs about 137 lbs in Pound and 62kg in Kilograms. Her eye color is Brown and hair color is Brown.
Newton attended First Colonial High School. After her graduation, she enrolled at Foothill College in Los Altos Hills in California. While here, she used to perform some folk music in different coffeehouses in her area. She went ahead to form a folk-rock band with songwriter and guitarist Otha Young and used to tour bars in Northern California.
Personal Life: Dating, Boyfriends, Husband, Kids
In 1983, Newton bought a thoroughbred gelding named Puppy; she met him at the Los Angeles Equestrian Center. The manager of the center was Tom Goodspeed, a polo star and coach. In 1985, Goodspeed and Newton got married after dating for some time. The couple was blessed with two children named Jessica and Tyler. Their marriage did not last as they later divorced. She currently lives in San Diego, California. After her divorce, there have not been any rumors of her being into another relationship.
Is Juice Newton Lesbian?
No. Newton is straight as far as sexual orientation is concerned. She is neither lesbian nor gay, and never has she had such rumors. She was married and even had two children from the marriage.
Newton began her music career in the early 1970s when she, Otha Young, and Tom Kealey formed a band called Juice Newton & Silver Spur and signed it to RCA Records. They released two albums with RCA in 1975 and 1975, but only one charted, “Love is a Word.” After the band was dropped by RCA, it joined Capitol Records. After one more album, the band disbanded.
She went solo in 1977 under Capitol Records, and Silver Spur remained her backing band until 1982. She also sang backing vocals for three tracks, the solo album of Bob Welch and one of his hits “Ebony Eyes.” She released her first solo record, “It’s Heartache,” by the end of 1977, which became a major hit in Mexico. Later in 1978, she released her debut album “Well Kept Secret.” This album and its solo single did not do well and later released another album, “Take Heart.”
She released her third solo album “Juice” in 1981. This was one of her best albums and sold more copies in the United States and Canada. She released yet another album, “Quiet Lies,” in 1982 and sold 900 000 copies in the USA. It went Platinum and sold 100 000 copies in Canada. Her final album with Capitol WAS “Dirty Looks” in 1983.
In 1984, she returned to RCA and released an album “Can’t-Wait All Night.” She had always been popular in country music but made much of pop music. She targeted her next album, “Old Flame,” to her country audiences. Her move was very successful, and the album reached No. 12 on the Billboard album chart. Her next album was “Emotion” in 1987. She was dropped by RCA Records along with other country artists like Dolly Parton and Kenny Rogers. This time she decided to focus on her family life.
She released her first Christmas album, “The Gift of Christmas,” on 15 November 2007. Other of her famous albums include; Duets: Friends & Memories, Juice Newton: The Ultimate Hit Collections, and Angel of the Morning.
Newton has received a lot of accolades throughout her career. She has received at least five Grammy Award nominations in the category of Best Female vocalist. She won ACM Award as the Top New Female Artist. She is a recipient of two consecutive Billboard Female Album Artist of the Year Awards. Some of the other awards she has received include the People’s Choice Award and Australian Music media award as Number One International Country Artist.
Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Juice Newton in 2023
As of 2023, Newton has accumulated an estimated net worth of over $5 million. She has earned her wealth through her career as a singer and musician, which she has done all her life since she began her career. She has released many albums, which turned out to be hit.
Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know
- Apart from her music career, she is also a horse trader, mostly dealing with European horses.
- She is a Jewish American.
Juice Newton has been one of the most successful women in country music, singing for the women category. She has released some of the most popular albums, which have been ranked high in the industry. She has not only done well in her country but also in the United States and Canada.