Julian Casablancas is a well-known singer, record producer, musician and songwriter from America. He is best known as the lead singer of the rock band The Strokes which was founded in the year 1998. To know more about the net worth of Julian Casablancas in 2018, read the following article.
Early Life & Biography:
Julian Fernando Casablancas was born on August 23, 1978, in New York, the United States to John Casablancas who was a business tycoon and the founder of Elite Model Management. His mother Jeanette Christiansen was a model who won the beauty title pageant Miss Denmark in 1965.
His parents divorced when he was just eight years of old. Later, his mother married painter Sam Adoquei who helped him in shaping his musical taste. Julian went to “The Dwight School” for schooling. He later went to the boarding school “Institut Le Rosey” which is situated in Switzerland. He completed his graduation from “Lycee Francais de New York” in the year 1996.
Julian married Juliet Joslin in the year 2005 who was the assistant manager of the rock band The Strokes. Together they are the parents of two children Cal, who was born in 2010 and Zephyr who was born in the year 2015.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
Julian Casablancas started his music career after founding the rock band “The Stroke” along with Nick Valensi, Fabrizio Moretti, Albert Hammond and Nikolai Fraiture, Jr. They officially launched their group in the year 1998.
They released their debut EP “The Modern Age” in the year 2001. Within just a few months the rock band became very popular in the United States.
In the same year, they collaborated with the RCA and released their first studio album “Is This It”.
In 2004, The rock band released their second studio album “Room on Fire” which also became a hit. The album consisted of three singles “12:1”, “Reptilia” and “The End Has No End” which gathered huge love and appreciation from the audiences.
Julian composed a song for the studio album “First Impression on Earth”. He released his first single which was known as “Juicebox”.
In 2000, he released his debut album “Phrazes for the Young” which was widely accepted by the audience.
The band released their album “Angles” after a gap of almost five years in 2011.
Julian’s band, The Strokes, won the Best Internation Newcomer BRIT award in the year 2002. The band also won the “Meteor Music Award” in the category of “Best International Album”.
The studio album “Angles” was ranked number one in the “Australian Albums Chart”.
Net Worth & Earnings:
The singer’s current net worth is estimated to be more than $17 million. Thi huge net worth is the result of his successful musical career. He has also lent his voice for the title track “Rave On” on an album which was made to tribute Buddy Holly. He was also the part of the band “the Voidz” which released its debut album “Tyranny” in the year 2014. He also hosted a music show on the Sirius XMU channel which was called “Culture Void”.
Julian Casablancas is one of the renowned rock band singers in the world. He has received immense love and recognition from his audience and fans which always motivates him to work harder. He is considered an inspiration for various other upcoming artists.