Mac DeMarco is a famous Canadian singer, songwriter, producer, and multi-instrumentalist. His latest full name is McBriare Samuel Lanyon Mac DeMarco. At birth, his name was Vernor Winfield McBriare Smith IV since he was named after his great-grandfather and grandfather. He is most well-known for his popular albums, ‘Salad Days’ and ‘Another One.’ Continue reading to find the net worth of Mac DeMarco as of 2019.
Early Life & Biography:
Mac DeMarco was born as Vernor Winfield McBriare Smith IV on 30th April 1990 in Duncan, British Columbia. He grew up in Edmonton, Alberta. He was named after his grandfather and great-grandfather. Mac Demarco’s great-grandfather, Vernor Smith, was the former Minister of Railways and Telephones of Alberta. Mac Demarco’s grandfather, Vernor Winfield MacBriare Smith, was one of the judges of Alberta’s Queen’s Bench Court. Later, his mother changed his name to McBriare Samuel Lanyon DeMarco ‘Mac’ DeMarco (Italian ancestry).
While in high school, Mac DeMarco was in many bands. These included Indie Rock band, Meat Cleavers, Post-Punk band, and alternative R&B group the Sound of Love. Mac Demarco graduated from Strathcona High School, Edmonton (2008). After that, Mac performed as a backing musician until he moved to Vancouver, Canada.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
Mac DeMarco released his first super-hit album, ‘Heat Wave’ that was written by him. Since there were limited numbers, all the CDs were sold out. Following, he began his live performances under Makeout Videotape. Mac DeMarco joined with artists such as Alex Calder, and Jen Clement to form a band. The band became well-known in the area, and it began releasing records. In 2009, Mac DeMarco toured with Japandroids.
The Makeout Videotapes performed stage shows and was soon famous. Mac Demarco released the album, ‘Rock and Roll Night Club’ under new banner ‘Captured Tracks’ (2012). His song’s tones were completely different from the song’s tones of Makeout Videotapes. In the new album, the songs have a darker tone. Following the album, ‘Rock and Roll Night Club,’ Mac DeMarco released his album, ‘2’ that had more adult than his previous releases.
In 2013, Mac DeMarco toured for most of his time and released the hit album, ‘Salad Days.’ After returning from his long tour, he released the mini-LP, ‘Another one.’ He also released his super hit album, ‘Another one’ (2015). Mac DeMarco’s latest album, ‘The Old Dog’ was released in May 2017.
Mac DeMarco got two awards for his album, ‘Salad Days.’ One was ‘Favorite Indie Pop and Indie Remix Albums’ and the second was ‘All Music Best of 2014’. He was awarded for his album, ‘Another One’ for ‘Favorite Indie Pop and Indie Remix Albums (2015).
Net Worth & Earnings:
The net worth of Mac DeMarco is $3 million. Most of his wealth comes from his live performances, released super-hit albums like 2014s ‘Salad Days’ and 2015s ‘Another One.’ Mac DeMarco is popular amongst the modern generation. His music style is popularly known as ‘blue wave’ that he prefers to call ‘jizz jazz.’ Recently, Mac DeMarco was seen appearing on YouTube’s famous show called ‘Hot One.’ Already, Mac DeMarco earns upfront and gains from profits by selling his songs and albums. His is still under 30 years old, so he has many years ahead in his career in the music industry.
Mac DeMarco is passionate about music. He uses his own creative music style called ‘jizz jazz’ that others consider as ‘blue wave.’ People, especially the younger generation enjoy his style of music. Mac DeMarco is still very young in his music profession and has many years ahead in the music industry. Since 2013, Mac DeMarco lives with his girlfriend, Kiera Mcnally, in New York.