Who is Sam Tsui? What is net worth of Sam Tsui? Sam Tsui is a celebrated internet sensation and an American singer, songwriter and video producer. Sam is a You Tube sensation and recently his channel was subscribed by 2.5 million viewers. Sam Tsui has been known for recreating covering songs for many prominent artists such as Adele, Taylor Swift, Justin Timberland, Britney Spears and Bruno Mars. Sam is prominent in producing medleys and mashup, his genre of music includes pop, soul, acoustic and synthpop music.
Sam Tsui Biography and Family
Samuel Sam Tsui was born on 2 May 1989 in Blue Bell, Pennsylvania. His roots traces back to Asia as his father is from Hong Kong and his mother had a European descent as she is from Iowa. Sam has a brother Kent Kevin.
Sam has always been a music enthusiast. He along with his acquaintance Kurt Schneider has been actively participant of many high school musicals. He has been involved in Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dream coat, Urinetown, Titanic and Miss Saigon .All these high school musical projects were the initial steps towards the stardom. Sam credited choirmaster Alan Murchie as his guru. Alan taught Sam Tsui to be inspired by music and to follow his dreams and achieve big in his life.
Sam made his television debut on ABC World News in 2009. Tsui started his own work with his school time friend Kurt Schneider on College Musical, a parody of High School Musical film series. In 2010, he released his first cover album; The Cover that features cover of Michel Jackson, Beyonce, Lady Gaga Hits .Sam Tsui’s work got recognition when he launched his own You Tube channel TheSamTsui in 2011. Sam’s experimentation is loved by fans and his every upload on his channel is shared instantly. Most lately, Sam starred in an episode of Bones.
Sam announced about his homosexual relationship with fellow musician Casey Breves in a video entitles “coming out” via his You Tube Channel. The two turned their long term relationship into marriage in Los Angeles in April 16, 2016.
Education: Sam Tsui attended the Wissanhickon High School, where his participation in High School Musical leads to his interest in music. Tsui attended the prestigious Yale University. While doing his major in classical Greek at Yale, he was also a prominent member of Davenport College and The Duke’s Men of Yale.
Sam Tsui Net Worth
Sam Tsui’s estimated Net Worth is $1.5 million US dollars as of 2017. Sam Tsui’s major share of earnings is from his famed You Tube channel. Sam started accumulating his net worth when he started as an actor in College Musical the movie. Once he started creating music, he had worked with prestigious record labels Mud Hut Digital, NoodleHouse, Sh-k-Boom. Sam’s Long list of hit cover album formulates a very large share of his Net Worth. Sam’s vocal has also been utilized by Coca-Cola promotional video in 2014. Tsui has also involved in various stage shows and concert all over the world.
Sam Tsui Business Model
A musical enthusiast Sam has created his world around music. Apart from his own music channel TheSamTsui , he also owns KurtHudoSchneider. The KurtHudoSchneider is Sam’s channel with his long time friend Kurt Hugo.
Sam Tsui had released a number of Studio album and singles both as lead and featured artist. His debut album Make it Up was released in 2010, followed by Make it up in 2013. In addition to studio album, Sam has three extended play to his name. His released his first extended play DJ Got Us Falling in Love in 2010, following that were Christmas EveryDay in 2012 and Wildfire in 2014.Sam, till date, had digitally released 23 singles that includes two original songs. His long list of cover songs includes songs for Britney Spears, Lady Gaga, Adele, Lil Wayne, Rihanna, Maroon 5, Katey Perry, and David Guetta.
For his unparallel work in music Sam Tsui was nominated for the esteemed Dahsyatnya Awards in Outstanding Guest Star in 2015. He shared the nomination with his friend Kurt Hugo Schneider. Sam Tsui was awarded by Time as an influential combination of Glee and Attack of the Clones.
Sam Tsui is someone who rarely discusses his personal life and tries to remain out of controversies. Sam Tsui along with Tiffany Alvord and Kurt Hugo Schneider paid their tribute to late American actress Christina Grimmie by creating a cover song for Invisible. He mentioned that all the money earned from song sale and downloads will be donated to a charity.
Sam Tsui is a great musician and an exceptional Human Being. He has been involved in various charity events. Sam Tsui has openly admitted about his sexuality, breaking the prototype. He is an inspiration and is one of the first internet sensations. Sam is one of the first musicians to establish a very large fan base for music focused YouTube Channel.