John Clayton Mayer aka John Mayer is one of the most famous singers in the American music industry. He is also a producer, songwriter and a guitarist who has been gracefully spreading the charm of his beautiful voice. The forty-year-old singer has come a long way by struggling his way out and has rightfully inspired innumerable people around the world. If you are among his admirers who want to know more about the early life, biography, career, awards, nominations and net worth of John Mayer in 2020, keep reading the article for a brief note.
Early Life & Biography
John Mayer was born on the 16th of October in the year 1977, to parents Richard and Margaret, in the Bridgeport region of Connecticut, United States. John Mayer had initially got enrolled in the prestigious Center For Global Studies at Brien McMahon High School, situated in Norwalk.
John Mayer had got inspired from the performance of famous Michael J. Fox in the blockbuster hit entitled “Back To The Future” and had immediately fallen in love with the guitar. Thereafter, he had soon started taking classes for learning guitar from Al Ferrante, who was a guitar shop owner in the locality. However, the decision was strongly opposed by his parents because of his addiction to the instrument.
After practicing thoroughly for two consecutive years, John Mayer had begun playing in the local bars in the city. During this tenure, he had been balancing both his passion for music as well as his high school. Simultaneously, he had also bagged the opportunity of being a part of the Villanova Junction.
At the very age of 17, John Mayer was diagnosed with cardiac dysrhythmia and was prescribed complete bed rest while in the hospital. Thus, he couldn’t perform. However, this was also the time when he had hunted his talent for writing songs.
John Mayer is not yet married. However, throughout the years, he has been the center of attraction. John Mayer is reported to have been in multiple relationships with several famous personalities such as Jessica Simpson, Jennifer Anniston, Jennifer Love Hewitt, Katy Perry and Minka Kelly.
Career, Awards & Nominations
John Mayer had initially got enrolled in college for pursuing higher studies. However, he dropped out of college only to pursue his career in the music field. He had soon moved to Atlanta in search of better opportunities and had thereafter established LoFi Masters with Clay Cook, who is a long-term friend having the same passion for music. However, the group had soon fallen apart, and John Mayer decided to move ahead alone.
During his solo career, John Mayer had first released “Inside Wants Out”. Thereafter, John Mayer had launched his debut album entitled as the “Room For Squares” which was released in the year 2001. This was just the beginning as he went on to release several blockbuster hits known as “Heavier Things” in the year 2003, “Continuum” in the year 2006 and many more.
Besides, his other popular releases are “Daughters”, “Gravity”, “Half Of My Heart”, “Your Body Is A Wonderland”, “Bigger Than My Body”, “Waiting For The World To Change”, “Bigger Than My body” and several others.
John Mayer had formed another group known as the John Mayer Trio along with Palladino and Jordan.
John Mayer had been a nominee for the Grammy Awards several times and had bagged the prestigious award in 2005, 2007 and 2011.
Net Worth & Earnings
John Mayer is one of the biggest singers the world has ever known. He has delivered innumerable solo performances as well as in bands. John Mayer has also taken several music tours around the country which has led to the exceptional growth of both his fame and fortune. Having delivered several awards winning performances, he has reached a position which is still a dream for many successful singers in the industry, all of which has ultimately led to an approximate net worth of John Mayer to be $50 million.
John Mayer is a name that is admired by fans across the world. Besides being a soulful singer, he has also undertaken a successful of designing guitars, sneakers as well as clothes. He has also written columns in Esquire Magazine. However, his primary focus is on singing, and he strives to be the number one singer in the recent days.