Who is Bryan Adams and what is his net worth 2018? Bryan Adams is a Canadian rock musician famously known as a singer,songwriter, artist, record producer, guitarist, photographer and a philanthropist. He has been actively engaged in the music industry for over thirty years.Besides, he has set a sales record of over 100 million albums and singles. He has managed to draw the attention of a large audience globally.
His tantalizing talent has created a forum for him to receive multiple awards such as Oscar Awards, Grammy Awards, Golden Globe Awards, Juno awards to mention just but a few.Moreover, he was inducted into the Canadian Music Hall of Fame in 1996. He owes his fortune to his success as a rock musician which paved the way for him to venture in other business enterprises.
Bryan Adams was born on November 5, 1959 in Kingston, Ontario, Canada to his British parents Captain Conrad J. Adams and Elizabeth Jane Adams. Being raised to a military family, he adventured the world by travelling to different countries like Vienna and Israel. His father travelled more often to different countries and took Bryan with him most of the times.
Bryan Adams interest and passion in the music industry can be registered right from the time he was 10 years old. He got his first guitar at this age and went ahead to buy his first electronic guitar when he was 11. Moreover, he moved to Vancouver at the age of 14 and started auditioning as a guitarist. He abandoned his education course at the age of 15. Upon leaving school, he joined a band as a singer and explored his talent.
He met his life long partner, drummer Jim Vallance in 1977.The two began collaborating as songwriters and released songs together such as “Cuts Like a Knife.” In addition, Bryan received a recording contract at the age of 18 for A&M records.
Bryan Adams has been very successful in his career for a span of 30+ years. He has released 13 Studio albums, 5 compilation albums, 4 live albums, 2 soundtrack and sixty nine singles. He succeeded in his first debut single, “Let Me Take You Dancing” in 1979. This was followed by a contract with A&M Record in 1980. “You Want It You Got It” followed in the following year. The song “Cuts like a Knife” was his third release and his first successful work outside Canada.
In 1984, he released his fourth album which recorded a sale of 12 million copies worldwide. At the beginning of 1991, he released “Waking up the Neighbours” and managed to sell over 10 million copies in different countries all over the world. In 1993, he released his first greatest compilation, “So Far So Good.” His 7th studio album “18 till I Die” followed in the same year.In addition, he released “On a Day like Today” in 1998 followed by “The Best of Me” in 1999. His last album “Get Up” was released in 2015.
Bryan Adams Net Worth
Bryan Adams has sold over 100 million albums and singles. He has won a total of 22 Awards out of 84 nominations in the American Music Awards, Grammy Awards, Juno Awards, MTV Video Music Award, Golden Globe Awards and Academy awards. His estimated net worth is $70 million. In addition to his career, he awes this fortune to substantial financial property holdings among many other business deals.
Bryan Adams was inducted into the Canadian Music Hall of fame in 1996. In 2010, he was given the Governor General`s performing Arts Award for his 30 years of contribution to the Arts.