The American singer and actress Taylor Dayne has amassed a substantial fortune from her career. She is well known for her soaring soprano voice, which can span four octaves. She has made appearances on television and in films. Dayne has also participated in philanthropic activities. She has donated to the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation and the American Red Cross. She has also performed at benefit concerts.
She was born Leslie Wunderman on March 7, 1962, in Long Island, New York. She began her singing career by performing in local bands. She later joined a group called the New England Revue and went on to be part of a number of other music groups. She was also a featured artist in several musicals.
Her first major hit was the 1987 song ‘Tell It to My Heart’. This gave her the breakthrough she needed to continue her success in the music industry. She had several more hits in the late 1980s and early 1990s. In total, eighteen of her songs were able to reach the top ten on the Billboard charts.
During her time in acting, she appeared on the sci-fi series Nightman and in independent films such as Fool’s Paradise and Stag. In addition, she had a recurring role in the Showtime series Rude Awakening. She has never married, and is believed to be single. However, she did have twins, Levi and Astaria, in 2002 via surrogate.