Brian Littrell is an American singer and songwriter who garnered international fame for being the prominent member of the famous music band ‘Backstreet Boys’. He is also a solo artist and a great actor. Here, find out all the details about the career, biography, and net worth of Brian Littrell in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Brian Littrell was born on February 20, 1975, in Lexington, the USA to Jackie and Harold Baker Littrell. He is the younger of two kids of his parents. He is also the cousin of his ‘Backstreet Boys’ band mate Kevin. Unlike other kids, Brian never had an interest in the study. However, he attended Tates Creek High School. He had an interest in music since his childhood, so he worked as a choir in his high school. He also performed in many school plays.
When it comes to his love life, the dashing musician is a loyal husband and a devoted father. Presently, he is a married man and a father of 16 years old boy. He met his wife Leighanne Wallace first time in 1997. Soon, they began dating. They got married after three years in 2000. The couple welcomed their first and only child in 2002 named Baylee Thomas Wylee Littrell. As of now, their relationship is getting stronger by the day.
Career, Awards, & Nominations
Brian Littrell had an interest in music since his childhood, but it was just a hobby for him. He never thought to become a musician. As a child, he intended to become a music minister, but it was his cousin Kevin who helped him to launch his career in pop music. Just after his high school, his cousin invited him to join the music band ‘Backstreet Boys’, and he grabbed the opportunity. He joined the band in 1993, and by the end of 1999, he gained huge publicity as a singer of ‘Backstreet Boys’. A song ‘As Long As You Love Me’, that he sang for his band garnered him international fame.
After many successful albums of the band, Brian released his debut solo album titled ‘Welcome Home’ in 2006. The album was a moderate success. The songs ‘Over My Head’ and ‘Welcome Home’ were the most loved songs from this album. In the later years, Brian also appeared in some TV shows such as ‘Arthur’ and ‘This is the End’.
Since the very first day of his career, Brian has been working with the band ‘Backstreet Boys’, so he has won many awards including MTV TRL Award for the band, but as a solo artist, he hasn’t won any awards so far.
Net Worth & Earnings
Brian broke into the music industry just after his high school and today he is 43 years old. He has been working with one of the most popular music bands of America for more than 25 years. With the fact, you can assume his net worth. Well, as of now, the music sensation is estimated to have a staggering net worth of $60 million. He has earned his net worth solely through the music. At present, he is at the peak of his career, so his net worth will surely upsurge in future.
Brian Littrell is a champion in real life too. He was born with a congenital heart defect, but he successfully defeated his disease. Presently, he also runs an NGO named ‘Healthy Heart club’ which provides support for the children having heart diseases.