Phillip Phillips is a renowned American singer, songwriter, and musician. In 2012 Phillip got the title of American Idol, 11th season. Though he grew up in a small town, his passion for music gave him this platform. Phillip added southern flavor in his musical performances to make it more sensuous. Here is a quick summary of the biography, personal life, net worth, career, achievements and earnings of Phillip Phillips in 2020.
Early Life & Biography:
Phillip Phillips was born on 20th September 1990 in Albany, Georgia, the U.S to Sheryl Jacks and Phillip LaDon Donnie Phillips Sr. His birth name is Phillip LaDon Phillips Jr. he lived with his parents along with his sisters LaDonna, and Lacey. At the age of 12, Phillip moved to Leesburg with his parents. Phillip Phillips studied in Lee County High School in his childhood. After that, he attended Albany Technical College and completed his graduate degree with Industrial Systems Technology from there.
Phillip Phillips has a love relationship with his long-time girlfriend, Hannah Blackwell. In 2014 the couple got engaged, and they tied their knot in Georgia in the next year. He lives with his wife a happy and prosperous life.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
Phillip started his professional journey at the age of 14 only. He stepped into the music career by playing guitar. Inspired by Benjamin Neil he got interested in music. Phillip served at his family pawn shop before came into the limelight in the field of music. In collaboration with Todd Urick and Benjamin, Phillip founded a band called Phillip Phillips Band in 2009. This band performed in several local events.
Phillips released his 1st album named The World from the Side of the Moon in 2012 and his 2nd album titled Behind the Light in 2014. Apart from this Phillip appeared in the audition of America’s Got Talent, 2nd season. In 2016 he appeared in Pure Genius, a medical drama TV series and in 2018 Phillips appeared in an action series named Hawaii Five-O. In 2014 he received BMI Pop Music Awards for his popular song Raging Fire.
Net Worth & Earnings:
Phillip Phillips is a famous and talented American singer, songwriter cum musician who has an estimated net worth of $5 million. The estimation of his net worth comes from his music career. He earned most of his wealth by selling his albums as well. It has been expected that Phillip will enlarge his wealth by his latest work titled Collateral. He earns money from his endorsements as well.
His root is from Leesburg, Georgia, U.S. He is fond of music, and his favorite musicians are including John Butler and Damien Rice. He belongs to jazz and rock music genre. He achieved Albany Star honor in his professional career.
Apart from his musical journey Phillip Phillips has been associated with philanthropic works. Phillip is the ambassador of Brave Beginnings. He has been associated with Gibson flood relief campaign as well as Sarah foundation. Apart from this, he helps National Park Foundation (NPF) and NCIRE as well.