Craig David Net Worth
The popular English singer Craig David is net worth $15 Million. Today we are going to explore some interesting and unknown facts about Craig David in this post.
Craig David Net Worth & Facts
Craig Ashley David is an English singer and songwriter who has an estimated net worth of $15 million dollars. He had breakthrough in his career after he featured on the single “Re-Rewind” by Artful Dodger in 1999. Craig was born on 5 May 1981, in Southampton, Hampshire. He had attended Bellemoor School and graduated from Southampton City College. His earliest exposure came when he worked on a B-side to British group Damage’s cover of “Wonderful Tonight”. After working with British Group, he worked by giving his vocal for a few tracks with garage act Artful Dodger. At that time, co-owner of Wildstar Records, Colin Lester heard his song “Walking Away”. Lester was impressed at a very first time. When Lester heard the song “7 days” he made contract deal of an album with Craig the same day.
In 1999, he released the song Re-Rewind from Artful Dodger album, “It’s All About the Strangers” which hit the UK charts in number 3. After Re-Rewind, he released his first single “Fill Me In” under the label of Colin Lester’s and Wildstar records. The single was included in the album Born to Do It. The album was successful to sold more than 8 million copies worldwide. It gained the multi-platinum status in more than 20 countries. Through the selling of the album, he got able to add a lot of revenue to his net worth and add fame to his personality. Similarly in 2002, he released his another album “Slicker Than Your Average”. This album also got successful to win the people’s heart.
About his total net worth, in 2011 he had total $7,692,307 and $10,169,491 of amount in 2012. The total money he had earned after selling “Born to Do It” was 652,174. Similarly, his second album “Slicker Than Your Average” had earned $769,231 by selling lots of the album copies. Likewise, he earned $857,143 by selling the copies of album “The Story Goes” and 937,500 from the Greatest Hits [Deluxe Edition]. He had released his first single “Hot Stuff” from his album “Trust Me” which become the top ten hit list. The album Trust Me did the business of around $1,250,000. By releasing this album, he had collected a lot of amount to increase his net worth. In 2013, his net worth increased to 12,500,000 US Dollar and in 2014 it rose to $13,636,364.
After singing Re-Rewind with Artful Dodger, he got the luck to make his career successful. As the single “Re-Rewind” become successful, he got opportunity to sing for other artist and released his solo albums too. Till now, he has released five studio albums and has been nominated for two Grammy Awards and 12 Brit Awards. In a 2009 poll, conducted by MTV UK, after Michael Jackson’s “Thriller”, his debut album was chosen as the 2nd Greatest Album Ever. Recently according to the report made by Celebrity Net Worth, he is reported to have net worth of $15,000,000. With this net worth, he has been listed as one of the richest celebrity in music industry.