Conor Maynard comes from England, UK and produces pop music. He is a singer as well as a songwriter. Apart from this, he has also played a small role in a TV series called ‘Dream Team’. It was some time in 2012, when he rose to success after the release of his debut album. Let us find out what is Conor Maynard’s net worth in 2018.
Conor Maynard’s Early Life
Conor Maynard was born in the year 1992 on 21st of November to Helen and Gary Maynard in Brighton. His family consists of his parents and a younger brother, Jack and a younger sister. Both of the brothers share similar interests and own a YouTube channel individually. He did his schooling from Cardinal Newman Catholic School. It was in 2006, when he created his online channel on YouTube. His first upload was a cover of ‘Breathe’, originally sung by Lee Carr.
Conor Maynard’s Career, Awards & Achievement
Uploading his first cover version on Youtube was the beginning of Conor Maynard’s passion and zeal for music. After ‘Breathe’, he continued uploading covers of various songs. It did not take much time for him to be recognized by a large group of people who loved his voice and singing. Conor Maynard uploaded a cover version of a song named ‘Beautiful Monster’. Listening to this, a very famous singer and song producer, Ne-Yo contacted Conor. He was highly impressed by this kid and made a decision to be his mentor. That was the first step of Conor rising to success.
Conor signed to Turn First and Parlophone management soon after being mentored by Ne-Yo. Turn First management made all the possible efforts by guiding this young artist through songwriting. They also advised him what type of songs to sing. Based on the interests and talents of Conor, the management matched him with Sophie Stern, a successful songwriter. This collaboration with Stern led to the production of Conor’s first single known as ‘Can’t Say No’. The music video for this song was launched in March 2012. Just in a short period of time, the video witnessed millions of views, even though it was only first of Conor’s production.
The track sold a number of copies and kept Conor Maynard motivated to keep singing. ‘Vegas Girl’, his second single was released on 21st July in 2012. At the end of July in the same here, he launched his first album named ‘Contrast’, which sold around 17000 copies in its first week itself.
Throughout his career, we have seen Conor Maynard make more money by doing online stream on YouTube rather than live performances. Subsequently, the third album from Conor was launched in 2015, called ‘Royalty’. Before that, he also released a book on himself, which provided an inside of how he rose to fame.
Awards and Achievements
Singing mostly pop music, Conor Maynard is a teenage heartthrob. With his brilliant voice and love from teenage fans, he was awarded the following:
MTV Brand New for 2012 Award
Net Worth of Conor Maynard
Conor Maynard has a net worth of $7.5 million. After 2016, he has not released many singles. Apart from that, we have not even seen him in television shows or movies.
Conor Maynard rose to fame when he was recognized by Ne-Yo after he uploaded a number of his cover versions of songs on YouTube. After that, he collaborated with a lot of songwriters and singers. Some of his songs, like ‘Turn Around’ and ‘Vegas Girl’ have topped the UK charts. According to reports, he still wants to produce new music, but due to his contractual terms, he is not able to release original content.