Brian Littrell is a name in the music world that needs no introduction. He is one of the fifth members of the pop group ‘Backstreet Boys’ and has sung many hit songs for the group. He gave the soulful songs such as ‘Anywhere for You’, ‘Show me the meaning of being lonely’, and ‘Shape of my heart’ and garnered a worldwide fame and massive net worth. Let’s have an overview of his career and net worth in 2018.
Brian Littrell early life
Born as Brian Thomas Littrell on February 12, 1975, in Lexington, US, Brian Littrell is an American pop star, songwriter, and an actor. His mother’s name is Jackie while his father is Harold Baker Littrell. Brian Littrell was born with a lethal disease but he overcame it courageously. He had a congenital heart problem. As a child, Brian found his solace in music and soon, music became the reason for his smile. Speaking of his education, Brian never received a graduate degree. After completing the high school form Tates Creek Senior High School, he joined the ‘BackStreet Boys’ group just at the age of 18. Brian Littrell is the cousin of another ‘Backstreet Boy’ member Kevin Richardson.
‘Backstreet Boys’ pop group is very lucky for Brian. He not only achieved massive success with this group but also met the love of his life in the set of Backstreet Boys. He met his would-be wife Leighanne Littrell in 1997. After dating for three years, the couple got married in 2000. The two embraced the parenthood in 2002 when their son Baylee Thomas Wylee Littrell was born. At the early childhood, his son was diagnosed with the Kawasaki disease but now he is all good.
Brian Littrell Career, Awards & Achievement
As a child, Brian Littrell wanted to become the music minister. In fact, during his school days, he tried hard to secure a full-time scholarship and attend Cincinnati Bible College but life has something else in store for him. Just after completing his high school, he was invited to an audition by his cousin Kevin Richardson, who was already a prominent member of pop music group ‘Backstreet Boys’ at that time. Since he was extremely passionate about music, he didn’t let the opportunity go. He went and was selected in the group. And soon, he became the much-talked name in the music world.
The popularity of music group ‘Backstreet Boys’ soared up rapidly and this helped Brian to start his career as a solo artist. ‘We have got it goin on’, ‘I’ll never break your heart’, and ‘As long as you love me’ are some of the most popular songs that Brian sang for ‘Backstreet Boys’. So far, he has appeared in 8 studio albums, one live album, 28 singles, and 25 music videos for the Backstreet Boys. As a solo artist, he had released 3 albums. After 2000, when he was already an established singer, he stepped into acting. ‘Napoleon Dynamite’ is the most popular film of Brian.
Awards & achievements
Brian Littrell is the lead member of one of the most popular music group in America. With the fact, you can assume how many awards he must have won for the group. But as a solo artist, he won GMA Dove Award and also received an entry in ‘Kentucky Music Hall of Fame’.
Net worth of Brian Lettrell
Backstreet Boys has sold more 75 than million copies of its songs and Brian has been the member of this group since the very beginning. With such a massive success of this group, you can assume how much money Brian has churned out so far. He has also released three his own albums and unnumbered of single hits. Not only this, the singing sensation is a renowned songwriter as well as an actor. So, after accumulating his earning from all the sources, the versatile singer boasts the net worth of $60 million.
The man, who has fought with a deadly disease as a child, is today a self-made star. You can’t find a better example of self-confidence and determination than Brian Littrell.