Beck is a well-known American Singer, rapper, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist. Beck Hansen is famous for his music compositions along with sonic genres. He becomes famous in the 90s for producing different unique compositions which have lo-fi style. His compositions contain a list of different music like folk, soul, hip-hop, funk, alternative rock, country, electronic and psychedelia. He has released the total of three albums and also song different solo debut without albums. Keep reading to know more about Beck’s net worth in 2018.
Beck Early Life
Beck Hansen was born on July 8, 1970, in Los Angeles. His father served as a composer and arranger and made more than 100 albums in his life, and his mother belonged to New York and served as a visual artist. He belonged to the lower class family and didn’t have enough money to fulfil his needs. At the age of 10, his parents were divorced, and further he lived with his mom. After shifted to New York, his passion for music was changed due to the country language from hip-hop to Latin music. His dedication helped him to record the music which was published later on.
When he was 16 years old, he got Guitar as his first instrument which helped him to become a street performer. During that period, he has discovered several forms of music include Pussy Galore and Sonic Youth but always has the interest in the folk music. His schooling was not completed as he decided to drop out after completing junior high school. Further, he applied for the high school but was rejected, and his brother helped him to provide knowledge about music while using fake I.D. to appear in the class.
Beck started his career while focusing on folk music and follows country blues and traditional folk music. While traveling on a city bus, he started performing there to get confidence and show his talent to the people. He also joined a band ‘Youthless’ which provides free-form events in different places like coffee shops.
In 1989, Beck started finding a job and roam different places in the New York City. Later, he started writing associative songs without any cost for MTV, pizza while working in McDonald. After, he started working in a video store ‘Solver Lake’ and late night performs in the clubs to earn money. In 1993, he was shifted to the rat-infested shed and made his debut with the title ‘Loser’ with the release of only 500 copies.
Awards and Achievements
Beck has achieved different achievements in his career. He has performed different music albums and singles and mostly follows the folk music. His name was considered after working with Geffen Records and Mark Kates who signed him in 2013. Further, he makes a contract with Geffen who provides him with the freedom to release with his label. He also got honour for writing several songs for the MTV, pizza while working on McDonald without charging any cost. His achievements have made him stand in the position where people can know him with his profession.
Net Worth of Beck
Beck is a professional musician who has made his net worth of around $30 million. His achievement has come from his hard work and struggle that he has faced in his entire life. After launching his first album, he was noticed by several producers and music producers who helped him to continue his work. After, he started getting millions of dollars for a single album and considered as the highest paid musician.
Beck Hansen is a well-known musician who struggled almost in every step of his life. From his childhood, he has an interest in listening to different types of music and mostly listened to folk music. After, he usually travels to find job-related to his profession but always neglected due to lack of experience. Moreover, he never stops himself and got a great position which he actually deserves.