Daya is the stage name of Grace Martine Tandon who is a noteworthy songwriter and singer from America. On September 2015, she released her first self-titled extended play (EP), “Daya”. She also plays various musical instruments including guitar, piano, saxophone, flute and many more. Keep reading to know more about the net worth of Daya in 2020.
Early Life & Biography:
Grace Martine Tandon or Daya was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania on October 24, 1998, to Hans and Christine Tandon. Her paternal grandfather was an Indian American. She has four siblings Celia, Rachel, Avery, and Mariana. She went to the St. Bernard School and later graduated from the Mt. Lebanon High School.
Daya started learning piano when she was just three years of old. By the age of eleven, she learned to play several other musical instruments including the ukulele, flute, guitar, and saxophone. At eleven, she went to the Accelerando Music Conservatory to study music.
Daya is currently not dating anyone and is fully focused on her musical career. She has been able to keep her personal life away from the limelight and media.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
Daya’s professional career started when her parents brought her to Los Angeles to work with the founders of INSIDE ACCESS, Gino Barletta, and Christina Chirumbolo.
In April 2015, Daya released her first single “Hide Away”. The song was appreciated by her fans and various popular bloggers including Perez Hilton and Tyler Oakley.
She made her debut on television performing her latest song Hide Away in the popular morning talk show “Today with Kathie Lee and Hoda”.
In the same year, she released her self-titled EP which was named after her own name “Daya” which consisted of six songs. Her EP was widely accepted in the United States, and it made up to the 161 spot on the Billboard 200 charts.
In 2016, she released her second single “Sit Still, Look Pretty” which peaked at number 28 on the Billboards chart. A few months later she released her third single “Words” which also was appreciated by her fans.
In 2016, she also gave her vocals for the song “Don’t let me down” by The Chainsmokers which made its way up to number 3 on the Hot 100 list.
On February 2016, she won her first Grammy Award in the category of “Best Dance Recording” for her song “Don’t let me down”. For the same song, she won multiple awards including the Latin American Music Award for “Favorite Dance Song”, WDM Radio Awards for “Best Electronic Vocalist”, and many more.
Net Worth & Earnings
This remarkable singer has a net worth of more than $5.5 million. This net worth is the result of her incredible talent and a successful singing career. Most of her song made into the top spots in the Billboards charts including the song “Don’t Let Me Down”, “New”, “Words” and “Sit Still, Look Pretty”. In 2016, Daya along with her family was invited at the White House Easter Egg Roll where she met President Barack Obama and the First Lady Michelle Obama.
Daya is one of the most renowned singers in the world. She is an incredibly talented and versatile woman who can sing as well as play several musical instruments. Her popular soundtracks have able to win millions of hearts across the globe.