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Kvitka Cisyk was born on 4 April, 1953 in Queens, New York, U.S., is a Singer, actress. At 67 years old, Kvitka Cisyk height not available right now. We will update Kvitka Cisyk's height soon as possible.

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Popular As Kvitka Cisyk
Occupation Singer, actress
Kvitka Cisyk Age 69 years old
Zodiac Sign Aries
Born 4 April 1953
Birthday 4 April
Birthplace Queens, New York, U.S.
Nationality U.S.

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Who Is Kvitka Cisyk's Husband?

Her husband is Jack CortnerEdward J. Rakowicz (m. 1983)

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Husband Jack CortnerEdward J. Rakowicz (m. 1983)
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Kvitka Cisyk Net Worth

She net worth has been growing significantly in 2021-22. So, how much is Kvitka Cisyk worth at the age of 69 years old? Kvitka Cisyk’s income source is mostly from being a successful Singer. She is from U.S.. We have estimated Kvitka Cisyk's net worth , money, salary, income, and assets.

Net Worth in 2022 $1 Million - $5 Million
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The song was also recorded by singer Debby Boone, with Brooks producing and arranging. This recording of "You Light Up My Life", became a No. 1 single on the Billboard chart for ten consecutive weeks. People magazine ran a substantial article about "The real voice behind 'You Light Up My Life" inasmuch the similarity between her and Debby Boone's voice led many to assume the latter had sung the songs in the movie. In a 2013 biographical essay about Cisyk, Cisyk's second husband, Ed Rakowicz wrote, that Brooks "withheld payment ... tried to evade payment by false promises and by asking her to be an incidental actor in his film, implying huge rewards yet to come..." Later, (according to Rakowicz's biographical essay), Brooks made improper advances toward Cisyk, and after being rebuffed, didn't speak directly to her again, and continued to evade payments to her. Rakowicz writes, "[Kasey] retained a lawyer and sued Brooks for the fees she earned for her work on the record and the film but accepted an award of a small sum just to relieve herself of the torment of a prolonged legal battle with Brooks." Later in 2009 Joseph Brooks, became the subject of an investigation after being accused of a series of casting-couch rapes. He was indicted in May 2009 by the state Supreme Court for Manhattan (a trial-level court) on 91 counts of rape, sexual abuse, criminal sexual act, assault, and other charges. While awaiting trial, Brooks killed himself in May, 2011.

For the singer’s 60th birthday anniversary Ukrainian Inter TV channel made a documentary film Kvitka. Single copy voice. The film authors have investigated the phenomenon of the singer with the help of her relatives and close friends: husband Ed Rakowicz, son Eddie, family from Lviv and the United States, workmates and fans. On April 4, 2013 premieres of the film took place in Kiev, Lviv, Ternopil, Ivano-Frankivsk, Odessa, Luhansk and Chernivtsi. The film was released on Inter TV channel on April 5, 2013.


Kvitka Cisyk Rakowicz died from breast cancer on March 29, 1998, six days before her 45th birthday.


Her second album, Kvitka, Two Colors, was released in 1989. was dedicated to "the spirit of the Ukrainian soul, whose wings can never be broken." Today, songs from both albums continue to be heard on radio in Ukraine.


Cisyk achieved her widest success as a singer of the musical jingles used in TV and radio commercials. Cisyk's recording of the slogan "Have you driven a Ford lately?" was used in Ford commercials from 1981 to 1998; in 1989, Ford executives estimated that Cisyk's recording of that phrase had been heard by 20 billion people.


In addition to Ford, Cisyk sang for automakers General Motors and Toyota. She recorded spots for the three national television networks in the 1980s (ABC, NBC and CBS), four major airlines (American, Delta, Eastern and TWA), two national retailers Sears and JC Penney and the two most popular soft drinks: Coca-Cola and Pepsi.

In 1980 she recorded her first album, Kvitka, Songs of Ukraine which won top honors in the 1988 Ukrainian Music Awards.


Cisyk recorded the version of "You Light Up My Life" heard in the movie (Oscar and Golden Globe Awards win in 1978), sang the "Have you driven a Ford lately?" and "You deserve a break today!" jingles, and released two critically acclaimed albums of Ukrainian songs.


Cisyk attended the High School of Music & Art in New York City and graduated in 1970. She attended Harpur College, also known as SUNY Binghamton, for one year directly after high school. Her sister taught piano there. In the summer of 1971, she attended a SUNY-sponsored opera program in Ghent, Belgium. She received a violin scholarship to the Mannes College of Music, but had switched to classical voice training by the time of her graduation.


Kvitka (or "Kasey") Cisyk (Ukrainian: Квітка Цісик; Квітослава-Орися Цісик , Kvitka Tsisyk; April 4, 1953 – March 29, 1998) was an American coloratura soprano of Ukrainian ethnicity. Cisyk, a classically trained opera singer, achieved success in four musical genres: popular music, classical opera, Ukrainian folk music and commercial jingles for radio and TV advertisements.