Dhani Harrison Net Worth 2020, Biography, Early Life, Education, Career and Achievement
Dhani Harrison Net Worth – Dhani Harrison was born on August 1, 1978 in Windsor, Berkshire, England. He is known to be the son of Olivia Harrison and George Harrison, the lead guitarist of the Beatles.
Early Life, Family and Education:
Dhani Harrison was born on the 1st August 1978, in Windsor, Berkshire, England, and is a musician, singer-songwriter, but perhaps best known as the only son of the late Beatle George Harrison and Olivia Harrison.
Dhani Harrison grew up on his father’s estate in Henley-on-Thames, Friar Park, and was introduced to drums when he was six.
Ringo Starrwas the first who gave him drumming lessons, but Dhani was frightened when Ringo started to play, making a big noise that scared the little boy.
Harrison went to Badgemore Primary school in Henley-on-Thames, and later to Dolphin School near Twyford, before studying at the Shiplake College. In 2001, Dhani received his Bachelor of Arts from Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island.
Regarding his personal life, Dhani Harrison married Solveig ‘Sola’ Karadottir in June 2012; Solveig’s father is Kari Stefansson, a co-founder of the Icelandic biopharmaceutical company called deCODE genetics.
Dhani’s career started after his father’s death in 2001, finishing George’s final album, “Brainwashed”, released in 2002. On the first anniversary of George’s death, Dhani took part in the tribute concert organised by Eric Clapton, performing playing a backup acoustic guitar along with other musicians such as Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr, Clapton, Billy Preston, Ravi Shankar, Jeff Lynne, Tom Petty, Jim Keltner, and Joe Brown.
In 2004, George Harrison was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, and Dhani appeared onstage with Prince, Steve Winwood, Tom Petty, Jeff Lynne, and many others at the celebration.
In 2006, Dhani and Oliver Hecks formed the band called Thenewno2, playing a lead guitar and singing lead vocals, and two years later they released their debut album “You Are Here” – the songs “Yomp” and “Crazy Tuesday” were available for download with the purchase of the “Rock Band 2” video game.
In 2010, Harrison, Joseph Artur, and Ben Harper formed the group called Fistful of Mercy and have released one album thus far entitled “As I Call You Down”.
Thenewno2 released their second studio album called “The Fear of Missing Out” in 2012, with the single “Make It Home’ appearing on the band’s Facebook page as well as on the Rolling Stone magazine website.
In 2013, the band recorded a soundtrack for Richard LaGravenese’s “Beautiful Creatures” starring Alice Englert, Viola Davis, and Emma Thompson; the songs “Make It Home”, “Run to Me”, and “Never Too Late” appeared in the film.
The band also worked for the movie “Learning to Drive” (2014) starring Ben Kingsley and Patricia Clarkson, and the TV series “The Divide” (2014) and “Outsiders” (2016).
Dhani has also appeared in numerous TV shows and series, including “The Tonight Show with Conan O’Brien” (2009), and “Late Night with Jimmy Fallon” (2010).
He also appeared in a television documentary “Mr Blue Sky: The Story of Jeff Lynne & ELO” (2012), and “Conan” (2012-2014).
Most recently, Dhani composed music for Ryan David’s romance “Seattle Road” (2016) starring Kelly Lynch, Maximillian Roeg, and Julia Voth.
Harrison collaborated in the development of a video game “The Beatles: Rock Band” in 2009, urging both Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr to participate.
Net Worth 2020.
English musician Dhani Harrison has an estimated net worth of $275 million