Phillip Phillips is a popular singer and songwriter from America. He is also a winner of the American Idol in 2012, the 11th season of the show. His hard work and passion for music bring him to the place where is he now. In his performance you can hear a southern touch, and if you want to find out more about this talented, young man and his private life, career and net worth in 2019 you should continue reading this article.
Early Life & Biography
He was born and raised in Albany, Georgia, on 20th September 1990. His is a son of Sheryl Jacks and Phillip LaDon Donnie Phillips Sr, and his full name is Phillip La Don Phillips Jr. He has two sisters, LaDonna and Lacey. He finished Lee County College and then Albany Technical College, which he graduated with Industrial Systems Technology degree.
Little family Christmas weekend celebration tonight! Love these peeps. pic.twitter.com/JfAIx4RSr2
— Phillip Phillips (@Phillips) December 23, 2018
He got married to his long-time girlfriend Hannah Blackwell in 2015 in Georgia, and they live a happy and peaceful life together.
Career, Awards & Nominations
Phillip came into the music industry at a very young age, he was just 14, and he was playing the guitar. His biggest inspiration at that time was Benjamin Neil. John Butler and Damien Rice are his most loved musicians, and he loves to play jazz and rock music. In 2009 he made a band named Phillip Phillips Band with a help of Todd Urick and Benjamin. They played music on some events in Georgia.
His first album called The World from the Side of the Moon was bring to the public in 2012, and the second album called Behind the Light released two years after in 2014. He was a part of the second season of the show America`s Got Talent. He also has a role in Pure Genius and Hawaii Five-O, popular TV series. Raging Fire, his most popular song, was awarded the BMI Pop Music Award. He was also awarded the Albany Star honor for his achievement in music.
Phillip is dedicated philanthropic in his spare time, he is a part of the Gibson flood relief campaign, and Sarah foundation. He is also the ambassador of Brave Beginnings, and give help to the National Park Foundation (NPF) and NCIRE.
A Net Worth & Earnings of Phillip Phillips
This talented musician has got an estimated net worth of $5 million. All his income comes from the music industry, his albums, and songs. This singer and songwriter earned his money by selling his albums all over the world. He probably will enlarge his fortune with his latest project Collateral.