Chris Martin’s profile picture

Chris Martin

Chris Martin’s profile picture
Net worth 2018: $90 Million
Industry: Singers
Country: British
BirthDay: 2 March 1977
Sigh: Aries
Height: 1.86 m
BIOGRAPHY

Chris Martin was bornon 2 March 1977 in British. Christopher Anthony Martin, better known to his fans as Chris Martin is a co-founder and talented member of the alternative rock band Coldplay, who not only sings the vocals, but also plays the rhythm guitar, harmonica, keyboards and piano. The son of a music teacher, he grew up a music lover and formed his first band in prep school. While in the university, he met and collaborated with aspiring musician Jonny Buckland to form the alternative rock band Coldplay. The band became a smash hit with its debut album ‘Parachutes’ which went on to win the Grammy Award for Best Alternative Music Album in 2002. It was also a big commercial hit that established the debutants as talented musicians. The band released many other hit albums over the years. Martin has also performed as a solo artist, writing a number of songs like ‘Gravity’ and ‘See It in a Boy’s Eyes’. Along with alternative rock, he is also interested in hip-hop and performed with Jay-Z in his comeback album ‘Kingdom Come’. He has performed in collaboration with the singers Swizz Beatz and Kayne West also. Martin declared the Scottish rock band ‘Travis’ as his major influence and stated that he drew inspiration from it for starting his own band.

NET WORTH STATISTIC
2018

$90 Million

TIMELINE
2011

In 2011, the band’s fifth album, ‘Mylo Xyloto’ was released

2008

The band’s fourth studio album, ‘Viva la Vida or Death and All His Friends’ was released in 2008

2007

He co-wrote songs, played the piano, and sung the vocals for the single ‘Homecoming’ in Kayne West’s album ‘Graduation’ in 2007

2005

He was named the World's Sexiest Vegetarian in 2005 by PETA although he is not a vegetarian

2004

In 2004, he sang ‘Gravity’ for the English band Embrace and ‘Do you know it’s Christmas?’ for the charity group BandAid 20

2003

He married actress and singer Gwyneth Paltrow in 2003

2002

The band’s 2002 album, ‘A Rush of Blood to the Head’ was critically acclaimed and won the band its second Grammy Award for Best Alternative Music Album

2000

Coldplay’s debut album, ‘Parachutes’ released in 2000 was a big hit that topped the music charts in U

(3.7/123 votes)
Related Person
Christina Aguilera’s profile picture
Christina Aguilera
Net Worth is $160 Million
Billy Ray Cyrus’s profile picture
Billy Ray Cyrus
Net Worth is $160 Million
The Notorious B.I.G.’s profile picture
The Notorious B.I.G.
Net Worth is $160 Million
Jessica Simpson’s profile picture
Jessica Simpson
Net Worth is $150 Million
Bob Geldof’s profile picture
Bob Geldof
Net Worth is $150 Million
Vanessa Paradis’s profile picture
Vanessa Paradis
Net Worth is $150 Million