Celebrity: Liam Payne
Date of Birth
Liam Payne’s Net Worth: $60 million dollars
English singer and songwriter, Liam James Payne, simply known as Liam Payne born on the 29th of August 1993 in Wolverhampton, West Midlands, England, has a net worth of $60 million dollars.
Payne who rose to fame as a member of the boy band One Direction suffered several years of regular visits to the hospital because of his dysfunctional kidney. At the age of 12, he started boxing before he discovered his early love for music, with which he made his debut as a singer when he auditioned for the popular British television series The X Factor in 2008, when he was just fourteen but was eliminated as a solo performer and asked to come back when he was a few years older
He later auditioned again for the show’s seventh season in 2010 and though he could not make it through as a soloist, he was invited to form a group with four other young male singers like him that created the defunct group, One Direction, that eventually finished the competition in third place and later progressed to become one of the most popular and successful acts ever to be produced by a TV reality show.
The famous group that went on to sell more than 20 million albums worldwide after their creation in 2010, has released five studio albums. While also generating $75 million in revenue between June 2013 and June 2014, with $130 million in revenue between June 2014 and 2015. In addition to their “Where We Are” Tour that generated $282 million, that is known to be the second highest gross for a vocal group in history.
The group. One Direction is owned by a corporation called 1D Media that was formed in 2010 and is owned equally by the five members of the music group. But after one of the band members, Zayn Malik left the group in 2015, the band eventually went on hiatus in January 2016, prompting each member of the group to subsequently perused solo music careers that have been amazingly successful for them all. All the five members of the group have released their solo songs that have even charted in the Top 40 in the United States. With this feat they are known till today as one of the music group that it’s individual artists found great success outside the group.
The popstar is known to be dating former X-Factor Judge, Cheryl, and the pair already welcome their first child together named Bear on the 22nd of March 2017.