Louis Tomlinson is an English singer, actor, and songwriter who is the best-known member of One Direction which is a boy band. He has had roles in both the If I Had You of ITV and BBC’s Waterloo Road. Tomlinson was eliminated in a competition series known as X-Factor. After that, he became a member of One Direction.
Tomlinson not only signed as a footballer by Doncaster Rovers which is a team of the Football League Championship but also formed a record label he gave the name Triple Strings. Now let’s have a close look on Louis Tomlinson’s net worth in 2018.
Louis Tomlinson Early Life
Louis Tomlinson was born in 1991 on 24th December. He was born in Doncaster, South Yorkshire, England to Johannah Poulston and Troy Austin. His parents separated when he was too young. Mark Tomlinson is his step-father, and he chose to use his surname. In December 2016, Tomlinson lost his mother to leukemia.
Louis attended the Hayfield School before joining Hall Cross School. He failed his A-level hence he had to return to Hall Cross to start them all over again. Tomlinson took part in Grease where he took the role of Danny Zuko.
Louis Tomlinson Career
Tomlinson’s first acting role was in Fat Friends. Louis also took part in The X-Factor in 2009 and 2010. Louis lost in both. However, for the second time, a guest judge by the name of Nicole Scherzinger suggested that he proceeded to the boot camp stage of the contest. It would be held at the Wembley Arena. There, he was put together with Zayn Malik, Harry Styles, Niall Horan, and Liam Payne. That way, they qualified for the category of Groups.
Their group which had already given the name One Direction took position three. A song titled Forever Young that they were to release leaked onto the internet. Cowell later signed One Direction.
The group then released two albums namely Up All Night as well as Take Me Home of 2011 and 2012, respectively. Among the songs were hit singles such as Live While We’re Young and What Makes You Beautiful. He then appeared in 2015. The X-Factor competition as a guest judge together with Simon Cowell. That same year Tomlinson created a record label called Triple Strings Ltd. Also, he held auditions with the help of Cowell in search of a girl band.
In 2016, on 10th December in collaboration with Steve Aoki released a single titled Just Hold On. He also featured both Digital Farm Animals and Bebe Rexha in his single Back to You. Later a single debut via Triple string record label. He has signed a deal with Epic Records.
He is also a footballer. To raise money for Blue Wood Charity, he was part of the team that played in charity game held at Keepmoat Stadium, Doncaster. His experience was from playing and running Three Horseshoes which is his pub team. After the match, Tomlinson was offered a deal by Doncaster Rovers professional football club.
Awards & Achievements
The One Direction which he is a member of has received many awards. They include eight 4Music Video Honours Awards, seven American Music Awards and one Bambi Award. They have won the Best International Artist award for five executive years, i.e., from 2012 to 2016 during the ARIA Music Awards. Additionally, they have seven BBC Radio/Teen Awards as well as Six Billboard Music Awards. The list of their awards is very long, and Louis Tomlinson has played a prominent role in achieving the same.
Net worth of Louis Tomlinson
Louis Tomlinson has an estimated net worth of over $55 million. His primary source of income in his career as a singer. He has several solo singers, and others are of him and other members of the band by the name One Direction. The group was signed by Cowell, and the contract was worth £2 million. As of from 2011, One Direction has sold over 20 million albums all over the world.
They have made a substantial amount of revenue over the years. Tomlinson was also a judge The X Factor of the year 2015. Since they have equal ownership of the group, he also has a share of the same. Additionally, he has a record label and plays football as well.
Louis Tomlinson is a talented young man. He is a member of a very outgoing group of four members named One Direction. They used to be five, but Zayn Malik left in 2015. The others are Harry Styles, Liam Payne, and Niall Hiram.
Tomlinson also owns a record label named Triple Strings. He also plays football and onetime judge of The X Factor competition. Before that, Louis had participated in two of the contests. He failed the first one but the second one turned out to be excellent. He got to meet the other band members.