A very successful singer, Chris Stapleton has been performing from a very young age. He has won several awards and has released many awards in his career. He is also a songwriter and has contributed for several other artists. His singles include “Nobody to Blame”, “Parachute”, “Broken Halos”, “Traveller”, “What Are You Listening To”, “Either Way”, and “Millionaire”. Now let’s have a close look on the net worth of Chris Stapleton in 2020.
Early Life & Biography
Christopher Alvin Stapleton was born in April 1978, in Lexington, Kentucky. He is the son of Carol J. Stapleton and Herbert Joseph Stapleton, Jr. His father was a coal miner and his mother used to work in the local health department. His siblings are Herbert Joseph III and Melanie Brooke. He was raised in Staffordsville, Kentucky.
He completed his schooling from Johnson Central High School. He was interested in singing from a very young age. Later, he went to Vanderbilt University to study engineering. However, he dropped out soon to have a career in music. In the beginning, he was a part of many local bands.
Chris Stapleton has been successfully married to Morgane Hayes. She herself is s singer-songwriter and has currently adopted her husband’s surname. They have four children including twin boys Samuel and Macon. He lives with his family in Nashville.
Career, Award & Nominations
To pursue his career in music, Chris Stapleton decided to move to Nashville, Tennessee. In 2007, he joined a group called The Steeldrivers. He remained a part of the group till 2010. In 2010, he formed a band known as The Jompson Brothers. They released an album in 2010. Later, he got signed to Mercury Nashville as a solo artist. In October 2013, he released the single “What Are You Listening To?”. In 2015, he released the EP ‘In Stereo’.
His debut album ‘Traveller’ was released in 2015. It sold more than two million records in the United States alone and was a commercially successful album. This album went on to win the American Country Countdown Award. He has also won seven Academy of Country Music Awards. In May 2017, he came up with his second album called ‘From A Room: Volume 1’. This was also a commercially successful album. Stapleton then released his third album ‘From A Room: Volume 2’. He has been twice nominated for the American Music Awards and has won the Grammy Awards five times in his career.
He has also received other awards like Country Music Association Awards, CMT Music Award, British Country Music Association Award, Billboard Music Awards, ASCAP Country Music Awards, iHeartRadio Music Awards, and CMT Artist of the Year Award. Stapleton has performed as a featured artist in the song “Say Something” by Justin Timberlake. He has written songs for artists like Trace Adkins, Adele, Alan Jackson, Justin Timberlake, Charles Kelley, Luke Bryan, Thomas Rhett, and George Strait.
Net Worth & Earnings
Thinking about the net worth of a person who has released a number of albums in his career? He has won many awards and has gone on to amass a net worth of over $14 million. He is a very successful singer who has also contributed to other artists. He has written many hit songs and has also done many tours. He has been in the opening act of Eric Church, Guns N’ Roses, Eagles, and Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers.
Chris Stapleton is a very successful singer. He has many fans across the world and has also received international awards. His songs have peaked at No. 1 on the Billboard charts and he continues to be active in his profession.