Who is Kurt Hugo Schneider and what is his net worth 2018? Kurt born on September 7th, 1988 is a popular and well known for being the video editor, producer, musician, singer and songwriter in America. He is primarily a star through his Youtube videos and channel.
He has also produced music videos for many Youtube artists like Sam Tsui which included the music medley videos wherein Tsui sang main songs and included artists like Avicii as well.
Kurt’s official Youtube channel and become the star personality in the site. He has overall 5.8 million subscribers to his channel. He began his career by joining hands with Tsui his high school mate and continued to work together in Yale. At the start, Kurt produced music videos and albums for Tsui who sang medley and covers. He had made an online musical series College Musical and produced its original songs as well.
They caught a lot of media attention when they created together a video of Michael Jackson medley. This video charts all records and achieved the 9th most viewed i.e more than 34 million on the Youtube channel. After this success, the time was his. They became popular to become the Youtube stars. Their popularity has made the duo to explore various other projects as well.
They shot together with an independent film titled College Musical: The Movie which was based on their online musical series. They completed the project in 2010 and released the movie on September 3rd 2014. The duo also released videos of original songs through videos in their channel during May 2013. Tsui’s original album was titled ‘Make it up’ which was released during that time.
Apart from collaborating with Tsui, Kurt has also made music videos with other artists as well. His popular videos include Miley Cyrus song video which was sung by Christina Grimmie. He also performed a cover song for Beauty and the Beast by Justin Bieber with artist Alex Goot and Chrissy Costanza.
He also collaborated with Coco Cola in 2013 to create music videos which featured creative covers of two 2013 singles titled Calvin Harris’ “Feel So Close” and Of Monsters and Men’s “Little Talks”. These videos were mainly created for a campaign called “The Sounds of AHH” which became a huge hit amongst the American audience.
Kurt was born in the small town of Baltimore, Maryland. His parents Laurie S Auth was a visual artist and Michael Schneider was a mathematician. His childhood days were mainly spent in Pennsylvania, suburbs of Philadelphia where he met his high school mate Sam Tsui. After their strong friendship, they decided to attend Wissahickon High School. He has both German and Austrian descent from his father’s side but he is not well versed with speaking the German language.
Kurt has one elder sister who is a classical pianist. He completed his graduation from the Yale University in the year 2010 with a degree in mathematics. He was later received into Phi Beta Kappa. Little does everyone know that Kurt is a great chess player and play multiple games of chess blindfolded. He was part of Yale’s chess team and holds a USCF Elo rating of 2235.
Kurt Hugo Schneider Net Worth
Kurt Hugo has a net worth of $5.2 million. He is said to be a self-made musician and is a talented and most popular singer, producer and Youtube personality. All his money is mainly earned from his Youtube channel. As per the Business Insider and Social Blade, Kurt makes over a six-digit income only through Youtube.
Kurt is considered to be one of the nicest guys by all the artists that I have worked with him. He is talented, very intelligent and very genuine to work with. It is his dream to create good music that people can relate to it. His zodiac sign is Virgo. He has the technical skills to compose and produce songs which become very popular.