Adam Young is a popular pop singer from America who is known for the electronica project, Owl City. He has created many other projects and is a multi-instrumentalist, singer, and songwriter. He has released many hit singles like “Fireflies”, “Good Time”, “Hello Seattle”, and “Vanilla Twilight. Owl City has also released many albums and has done many concert tours. The project has won many awards. Here is a quick summary of Adam Young’s net worth in 2018, career and earnings.
Adam Young Early Life
Adam Randal Young is the son of Randy and Joan Young. He was born in Owatonna, Minnesota on 5 July 1986.
He completed his schooling from Owatonna Senior High School.
It has not been known on Adam Young has previously dates. There are no reports about his present relationships. He is a devout Christian, and he considers that faith is more important than music.
Young is known to have Asperger syndrome, although it has not been diagnosed. He used to compose music in the basement of his parents.
Adam Young Career, Awards & Achievement
After completing his high school, Adam Young used to work at a shipping warehouse of Coca-Cola. During that time, he used to suffer from insomnia. He used to compose music and record it with his microphone. He used to use the software Reason.
Later, Young started to upload songs on MySpace. He also used to constantly post on his blogs. He began to receive attention and later he started to make music for iTunes with CD Baby. In 2007, he created the electronica project Owl City. He is the only permanent member of the group.
In 2008, Owl City released the album ‘Maybe I’m Dreaming’ on Sky Harbor Records. In 2009, he released the album ‘Ocean Eyes’. This was a commercially successful album and was released on the Universal Republic. Owl City’s third album was ‘All Things Bright and Beautiful’ and it became available from June 2011.
Owl City then came up with ‘The Midsummer Station’ in 2012. In 2015, he released the album ‘Mobile Orchestra’. He is all set to release the album ‘Cinematic’ in June 2018.
Additionally, Young has released the compilation album ‘The Best of Owl City’ in 2014. Owl City’s EPs include ‘Of June’, ‘Shooting Star’, ‘The Midsummer Station – Acoustic EP’, ‘Ultraviolet’, ‘Reel 1’ and ‘Reel 2’.
Young has also done a number of concert tours with Owl City. Apart from the USA, he has performed in Canada, United Kingdom, Belgium, France, Denmark, Germany, New Zealand, Australia, Poland, Japan, Scotland, Ireland, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, and South Korea.
Awards & Achievements
Adam Young is the winner of the 2013 Annie Awards. He has won the ASCAP Film & Television Music Awards in 2013. He has received nominations from Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards and Denver Film Critics Society. With Owl City, he has won the 2012 VEVOCertified Awards and Billboard Japan Music Awards. Owl City has got nominations from ARIA Awards, Billboard Music Awards, NRJ Music Awards, and Q Awards.
Net Worth of Adam Young
The estimated net worth of Adam Young is more than $6 million. He made this money by releasing many albums and hit singles. His single “Fireflies” is a seven-time platinum certified single. He has also successfully released the single “Good Time” with Carly Rae Jepsen. His other singles are “Beautiful Times”, “Tokyo”, “New York City”, “Montana”, “All My Friends”, and “Lucid Dream”. He has also performed as a featured artist for many other artists and has done guest appearances. Adam Young has performed in many cities across the world.
Adam Young is one of the most famous singers in the world. He gained wider fame after the project Owl City. His songs have become very popular and have made him perform in many cities. He is a very talented person, who is a multi-instrumentalist and producer.