Chris Young Height, Weight, Age, Career, Relationship, Award and Net Worth 2019
Chris Young Net Worth – Chris Young is an American country musician and songwriter born on 12th June 1985 in Murfreesboro, Tennessee United States. He was declared the winner of television program in Nashville Star, to the singing competition which aired on the USA Network.
Age: 31 years old
Height: 193 cm (6 ft 3)
Weight: 82 kilo (180 pounds)
Chris Young started singing when he was in High School. He performed at different concerts in his life time. He performed at a show and won in 2006. After winning he earned a contract with RCA Record in Nashville, after there he released his debut song “Drinkin’ Me Lonely”. The song peaked at number of 42 on the US Billboard Hot Country Songs chart and served as the first single from his self-titled debut album, which was produced by Buddy Cannon. The album’s second single, “You’re Gonna Love Me”, peaked at number 48.
He then released the third single “Voices”. At the CMA Music Festival in June, he promoted the single by e-mailing it to visitors at his Music Fest booth that is on May 2008. He then released his second album on Voices EP and The Man I Want to Be which was released on September 2009. Which was produced by James Stroud and cover versions of Waylon Jennings’ and “Rose in Paradise” (as a duet with Willie Nelson) and Tony Joe White’s “Rainy Night in Georgia”.
He had another album of Young’s fourth chart; single of “Gettin’ You Home (The Black Dress Song)”, this became his first number 1 single album’s title track. He was nominated for the 2010 Academy of country Music which is the top new vocalsit, alongside Luke Bryan and Jamey Johnson. He presented the 44th Annual Country Music Awards on November 10, 2010. He was awarded the Grammy Award for being the best Male Country Vocal Performance for “Gettin’ You Home.
He released another album of the single ”Tomorrow in February 2011. The album neon was released in July 2011 which became his fourth straight number 1. In 2013 he serverd as an Ambassador for the CMA Songwriter’s Series showcased in Belfast, Dublin, London, and Paris in an attempt to showcase country music overseas. He again released a single album of ”AW Naw” to the country radio on May 13, 2013.
It peaked at number 3 on the Country Airplay chart in November 2013. The album, A.M., was released on September 17, 2013. The other second single album “Who I Am with You”, was released on January 20, 2014. It peaked at number 2 on the Country Airplay chart in August 2014. The album’s third single, “Lonely Eyes”, was released to country radio on August 25, 2014. It reached number 2 on the Country Airplay chart in April 2015.
He again released a new title album of ”I’m Comin’ Over which was released on May 12, 2015. It was the one which lead from the fifth studio album of the same name, which was released on November 13, 2015. In the same month, his “I’m Comin’ Over” became the sixth Number One single on the Country charts, and his first since “You” in February 2012. Young played the 14-show I’m Comin’ Over Tour in late 2016 in support of the album. The album’s second single, “Think of You” with Cassadee Pope, was released on January 4, 2016. It reached number one on the Country charts in May 2016.
The third single, “Sober Saturday Night”—a duet with Vince Gill—was released on June 6, 2016. It hit number one on the Country Airplay in March 2017. Young released a country Christmas album, It Must Be Christmas, in October 2016. His upcoming album’s first single, “Losing Sleep” was released to country radio on May 12, 2017. He announced the album was also titled Losing Sleep on August 23, 2017. It reached number one on the Country Airplay on February 10, 2018. On August 29, 2017,he was invited by country legend Vince Gill to become a member of the Grand Ole Opry. He was officially inducted by Brad Paisley.
Chris Young and Cassadee Pope who is also a singer, they had a deep relation but that wasn’t the case. He is not related in any relationship because he is focusing on his music career.
2007 ACM Awards
2007 CMT Music Awards, Nationwide Is On Your Side Award
2010 Grammy Awards,Best Male Country Vocal Performance
2012 ACM Awards, Male Vocalist of the Year
2017 Billboard Music Awards, Top Country Collaboration
Chris Young has an estimated net worth of $4 million.