Lukas Graham is a soul and pop band from Denmark. Lukas Forchhammer is the lead vocalist of this band. Mark Falgren is the drummer, and Magnus Larsson is the bassist of the band. Their debut album ‘Lukas Graham’ was released through ‘Copenhagen Records’ on 26th March 2012. Keep reading to know more about the net worth of Lukas Graham in 2019.
Lukas Graham was formed in 2011 in Copenhagen, Denmark. At first, they started uploading homemade videos for a few of their songs like ‘Drunk in the Morning’ and ‘Criminal Mind’. They shared the songs on Facebook too and got several views. In 2011, the band signed a contract with ‘Copenhagen Records’. The band had a tour in 2012. Approximately 17,000 tickets were sold for this tour. Their debut album featured four songs. In 2012, Lukas Graham had performed 107 concerts in all over Europe. 80,000 copies of their album were sold that time.
Lukas Graham got the opportunity to perform at the ‘Green Concert’ tour in 2013. The band signed a contract with ‘Warner Bros. Records’ in 2013. The recording company’s intention was to bring Graham’s music to the United States. The lead singer Lukas Forchhammer contributed his vocals to Danish single ‘Happy Home’. This song was a huge success. In 2015, Lukas Graham released their next album ‘Blue Album’ with ‘Copenhagen Records’. This album was released only in Denmark and few other European nations.
Their ‘Blue Album’ featured three singles i.e. ‘Strip No More’, ‘Mama Said’ and ‘7 Years’. The song ‘7 Years’ had reached the number one rank in Denmark and was a massive hit. In the same year, the band performed the song ‘7 Years’ for the first time in an American talk show ‘Conan’. Lukas Graham has performed in several shows such as ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’, ‘The Ellen DeGeneres Show’, ‘Late Night with Seth Meyers’, ‘Good Morning America’ and ‘The Late Late Show with James Corden’.
Lukas Graham received ‘European Border Breakers Award (EBBA)’ in 2013 for their Europe tours. Their song ‘7 Years’ had reached the 2nd position on the ‘Billboard Hot 100’ list in 2015. At the end of March 2016, this song had achieved nearly 225 million listeners on ‘Spotify’. During this time the band started a 2-month long tour all around the U.S. and Canada. Tickets were sold out for most of the dates of this tour. Lukas Graham was in the nomination for three ‘Grammy Awards’ in 2016. In the same year the song ‘7 Years’ was nominated at the ‘BBC Music Awards’.
Net Worth & Earnings
The band has an estimated net worth of about $24 million. Lukas Graham’s lead vocalist Lukas Graham Forchhammer has an estimated net worth of $10 million. The band’s net worth has been influenced from their music albums, performing several shows and various collaborations. Lukas Graham’s song ‘Off to See the World’ was later included in ‘My Little Pony: The Movie’.
One of the journalists of ‘The New York Times’ has described their music as ‘Where Pop meets R&B’. People consider their music as ‘pop-soul hybrid’. The band’s top most popular song ‘7 Years’ describes aging and growing up.