Liam Gallagher is an English singer and songwriter who became famous as he was the lead singer of the band, ‘Oasis’ and later served as the singer of ‘Beady Eyes’. He is one recognisable figure in British music with his unique singing style. Now let’s have a close look at Liam Gallagher’s net worth in 2018.
William John Paul “Liam” Gallagher, commonly known as Liam Gallagher was born on September 21, 1972, in Burnage, Manchester, England. He was born to his father, Thomas Gallagher, and mother, Peggy Gallagher. His parents were believed to be of Irish descent.
When Gallagher was sixteen, his mother divorced his father and along with her three sons moved to a different place. His father was a very violent man and abused Gallagher and his brothers when they were kids. Till now, Gallagher has never contacted his father after leaving him for good. Gallagher had once mentioned that the abuse he suffered as a child inspired him to become an artist.
In their teens, all three of the Gallagher brothers were very rude and often troubled people for no reason. Liam even stole a bicycle once from a shop. In their mid-teens, they were all troubled and this another reason, his mother, had to move to a different place.
Gallagher did his primary schooling from St. Bernard Primary School and then attended The Barlow Roman Catholic High School in Didsbury. He was a smart kid but always ended up on the wrong side of publicity. He had been punished several times for making fun of teachers and fellow student. He once was suspended over fighting for three months.
Gallagher began taking an interest in music in his late teens. In high school, he was very handsome and an amazing singer, the combination every girl loved. Gallagher became confident about his talent in music after listening to the bands like ‘The Beatles’, ‘The Stone Roses’, ‘The Who’, etc.
Gallagher first marriage was with Patsy Kensit, an English actress, and singer. Right from the beginning, the couple had a disturbing start to their marriage. Gallagher’s marriage was with Kensit lasted for three years, and soon couple got divorced. Together, the couple has a son. He also had an affair with another English singer, Lisa Moorish, who is the mother of his another kid.
The second time, Gallagher got married to Nicole Appleton, a Canadian television presenter, and actress, they are blessed with a son. The couple were married for six years and got divorced due to their personal differences.
Gallagher is a fan Manchester City Football Club.
Gallagher started his music career by singing in a band ‘The Rain’ with his friend. Initially, the band was disorganized and used to perform gigs without practicing. Soon, Gallagher’s brother, Noel joined the band and became the sole singer and changed the band’s name to ‘Oasis’.
Their first album was a super hit and took the No.1 spot on major charts across the country. They received a lot of positive critics, and music lovers started comparing them to the bands like ‘The Beatles’.
After his first album with ‘Oasis’, Gallagher then worked with the band ‘Be Here Now’ and released an album which broke the record of the fastest selling album in the history of the United Kingdom. Three years later, some of the key members left the band, so Gallagher started working on their next album and wrote three songs.
In 2008, the band released their last album, which peaked the No. 1 spot on the UK chart. The following year, the band split as his brother left and the remaining member of the band continue to perform under the band ‘Beady Eyes’. The band soon released their first single and Gallagher got busy to work on a feature film about ‘The Beatles’ through his production company, ‘In 1 Production’. Till now, ‘Beady Eyes’ has released two studio albums.
Awards and Achievements
Liam Gallagher is one of the talented singers of his generation. He has been nominated for numerous awards for his contribution to music. His biggest achievement would be winning the award of ‘Outstanding Contribution to the Music’ at ‘Brits Award’ along with his band ‘Oasis’. He was also voted the greatest frontman of all time by ‘Q magazine’.
Net Worth of Liam Gallagher
The estimated net worth of Liam Gallagher is approximately $7.5 million. His main source of income has been his earnings from his career in music.
Liam Gallagher is considered to be the greatest frontman of all time, and he has earned that title through his hard and sheer dedication to the music. He is one of the talented personality, who has gone through a lot of tough times as a kid. According to the reports, currently, Gallagher is dating his former personal assistant, Debbie Gwyther.