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Melba Moore net worth: Melba Moore is an American award-winning singer who has a net worth of thousand.Melba Moore made headlines after it was discovered that she had lost millions of dollars and was living on welfare. Her father was Teddy Hill, a saxophonist and her mother was R&B singer Bonnie Davis.1 R&B hit with "Don't Stop Now", prior to Melba's birth.Although her biological father was Big Band leader and saxophonist Teddy Hill, it was her stepfather Moorman (who played on "Don't Stop Now") who became a prime influence and encouragement in Moore's musical pursuits, insisting that she learn to play the piano.Despite missing the top ten, the single spent twenty weeks in the ARIA top fifty Along with the single "Get into You", the song was chosen to be released in Canada and the USA.
In Australia it reached the top twenty and became an airplay hit earning a gold certification.
When Moore's managers and accountants left her in 1973, she returned to Newark and began singing in benefit concerts.
Her career picked up after she met record manager and business promoter Charles Huggins after a performance at the Apollo Theater in 1974. In 1975 Moore signed with Buddah Records and released the critically successful R&B album, Peach Melba, which included the minor hit, "I Am His Lady".
She would not return to Broadway until 1978 when she appeared (as Marsinah) with Eartha Kitt in Timbuktu!
but left the show after a few weeks and was replaced by Vanessa Shaw.