Hayley Williams is an American songwriter, singer as well as a musician. She is best known as a primary songwriter, lead vocalist and occasional keyboardist of Paramore which is a rock band. She formed it alongside Zac Farro, Josh Farro and Jeremy David in 2004. Presently, the members are her, Taylor York and Zac Farro.
The group has five albums namely Riot, Paramore, All We Know is Falling, Brand New Eyes as well as After Laughter. Keep reading to know more about Hayley Williams’s net worth in 2018.
Hayley Williams was born in 1988 on 27th December to Joey and Cristi Williams as Hayley Nicole Williams. Her birthplace was Meridian, Mississippi. After William’s parents divorced in 2002, she left meridian for Franklin, Tennessee.
Her classmates in her new school included Zac Farro and Josh who are a current member and a former member of Paramore band, respectively. Brent taught her vocal lessons. While there, she joined The Factory which is a local funk cover band. That is when she met Jeremy Davis.
Williams and Chad Gilbert started a relationship in 2008. He is a lead guitarist of New Found Glory band. Gilbert proposed to her on a Christmas day, and they were engaged by 2014 31st December. On 20th February 2016, they got married. In 2017 on 1st July, the two announced that they were separated.
At the age of 14, i.e., in 2003, Hayley signed a two-year production deal. She was signed by Richard Williams and Dave who was the potential in her.
The label was by Jason Flom. Later, she formed the Paramore. Atlantic Records label did not sign them. Therefore, they did so with Fueled by Ramen.
Its debut album titled All We Know is Falling was released in 2005. In2007, they released their second album, Riot! That same year, they welcomed Taylor York, to the membership of the band as a rhythm guitarist. Before that, he was a touring member of the band for the last two years.
They later released the album, Brand New Eyes in 2009. Back in 2007, Paramore had toured in the UK, and she finished second in the 2007 Kerrang! Readers Poll in the category of the Sexiest Female. The following year, she clinched the first position. Williams maintained the number until 2012 except for 2010.
She has appeared in Airplanes, stay the Night and Bad Blood among others. In 2013 and 2017, Paramore released two albums which are Paramore and After Laughter, respectively.
Awards & Achievements
Hayley has won 6 Kerrang! Readers Poll and 2 Los Premios MTV Latino America. She has also earned an MTV Video Music Brazil Award. In 2010, Williams won a Teen Choice Award as well. Williams has received 2 Kerrang! Awards, a Grammy Award and the shortwaves NME Award. In 2015 she won an Alternative Press Music Award. The previous year, Hayley had received a Billboard Women in Music title.
Net Worth of Hayley Williams
Hayley Williams has an estimated net worth of about $14 million. Her primary source of income is her music career. She is the founder of a band known as Paramore which has released five albums. Williams receives a share of the sales made from the albums. Also, she has written songs for artist and others have collaborated her in their songs. Hayley has also voiced a character in a video game.
Hayley Williams is a renowned singer whose talent has earned her some awards. Besides that, she is a songwriter and a musician. Williams is the founder if a band, Paramore. Initially, it had four members, but now they are three. The group has five albums. She launched kiss-OH online beauty and music series and Good Dye Young which is a hair dye company in 2015 and 2016, respectively.