He is an English singer and songwriter who is well-known as the front man of band called the Oasis. Many people recognize Liam Gallagher because of his unique way of dressing, peculiar singing style, and aggressive attitude. He is an icon in the modern British music. He has also worked with another band known as Beady Eyes but later embarked in solo music. Today, let us learn more about the career, biography and net worth of Liam Gallagher in 2020.
Early Life & Biography
Liam Gallagher is a child to Irish parents by the name Peggy Gallagher and Thomas. He was born in Burnage, Manchester in 1972. His parents separated in 1986 when he was sixteen and his mother took him together with his brothers namely Noel and Paul.
Liam’s father was a violent man. He used to abuse him and his brothers when they were kids. The experience with their abusive father made them become troublesome during their teenage.
He schooled in St. Bernard RC Primary school and later was enrolled in The Barlow Roman Catholic High School located in Didsbury.
In 1997, he married his girlfriend Patsy Kensit who is an actor, model and singer as well. On the other hand, he was involved in a secret affair with Lisa Moorish whom they have a daughter together by the name Molly.
Gallagher and Kensit later divorced but they had had a son together whom they gave the name Lennon. He also has another son with Nicole Appleton whom he married in 2008 but later divorced in 2014. In 2010, while still married to Nicole, he met Liza Ghorbani and they started a relationship fathering a child by the name Gemma.
He is currently married to Gwyther and he is a fan of football specifically the club of Manchester City FC.
Career, Awards & Nominations
He commenced his career in a band called the Rain as a vocalist and songwriter. However, the band was not faring well. This made his brother Noel to join in and become the band’s sole singer. It later changed its name to Oasis
They did their first album, it was a hit receiving positive critics, and they were among the top band that music lovers liked. They went on to release other albums like ‘Be here now,’ which also was a success.
In 2005, they did their sixth album titled ‘Don’t Believe the Truth’ and in 2008, they released their final album called ‘Dig out Your Soul’, which consisted of Liam song ‘I am Outta Time.’
He later joined the Beady Eye Band where they composed and released several albums together. The band later separated after almost five years. In 2015, he began doing solo projects such as ‘As you were.’
He has variety of awards like NME Award from the year 1996-1999 for different categories, 2017 Q Awards for Best Live Act, 2018 NME Award for Goodlike Genius Award, and may others. He has also been nominated for various awards like Brit Awards and 2017 Q Awards for his Trach ‘Wall of Glass.’
Net Worth & Earnings
He has an estimated net worth valued at $9 million. Through his many years of experience as a singer in different bands, Liam Gallagher has been listed among the wealthiest artist. Despite the costly divorce that plunged his net worth, it is believed that he is still rich.
Liam Gallagher is among the artists who have risen from nothing to something. He was not discouraged because of abusive life as a child. He decided to pursue his dreams and become what he wanted. He will remain an icon in the music industry.