|Celebrated Name:||Andrew WK|
|Real Name/Full Name:||Andrew Fetterly Wilkes-Krier|
|Age:||44 years old|
|Birth Date:||9 May 1979|
|Birth Place:||Stanford, California, United States|
|Height:||5 feet 11 inches (1.8 m)|
|Wife/Spouse (Name):||Cherie Lily|
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):||No|
|Is Andrew WK Gay?:||No|
|Profession:||Singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, record producer and actor|
|Net Worth in 2023:||$8 Million|
|Last Updated:||December 2023|
Andrew WK is a famous American multitalented person who is mainly known as a rock singer. On the other hand, he is a songwriter as well as a multi-instrumentalist. Having been active in his career since 1996, Andrew started out performing with bands, after which he moved to New York. In 2001, Andrew released the single “Party Hard.” He additionally has become a twitter personality.
Maybe you know about Andrew WK very well, but do you know how old and tall is he and what is his net worth in 2023? If you do not know, we have prepared this article about details of Andrew WK’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.
Early Life & Biography
Andrew W.K. was born on the 9th of May 1979 in Stanford, California, United States to his father James E Krier and his mother, Wendy Wilkes. Andrew WK grew up together with his brother P. Wilkes-Krier in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Andrew recalls the impact that midnight masses that he went with his parents have made an impact on his life.
Andrew went to the University Of Michigan School Of Music at the age of 4, where he learnt playing the piano. During elementary school, Andrew’s teacher gave him the name Andrew WK to differentiate him from his classmates, Andrew Cohen, as well as Andrew Gilchrist. Further on, Andrew attended the Greenhills School, a private college preparatory. He later on, he attended a community High School and studied piano and keyboard. Starting with playing in different bands, Andrew has, over time, learnt different instruments.
On the 4th of October 2008, Andrew WK got married to his love Cherie Lily at a nightclub that he owned in Chinatown. His wife performed with his band for up to 12 years since 2006. In the band, Cherie used to dance, Sing, train fitness fanatics as well as design the clothes. She was mainly a vocalist as well as a hype woman. While the couple leads a quiet personal life, they do not have any child together yet. They currently live together in Midtown Manhattan.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on 9 May 1979, Andrew WK is 44 years old as of today’s date 8th December 2023. His height is 5 feet 11 inches (1.8 m) tall, and his weight is 89 kg.
Andrew’s career started when he joined the band Slam (later named Reverse Polarity) at the age of 14. He produced his first publicly-released song titled Mr. Surprise in 1996. Later on, for five years, Andrew played in different bands, after which he formed the noise Rock.
After moving to Michigan in 1998 Andrew took different jobs before he released a single entitled Room to Breathe on Hanson Records as well as You Are What You Eat.
Later on, Andrew released his debut album in 2001 titled I Get Wet. The success of this album, especially its single “Party Hard,” catapulted Andrew into fame. The song earned a top spot on Billboard’s Top Heatseekers albums chart. Since then, he developed an energetic live performance together with his band.
His second album was The Wolf, which he released in 2003, where Andrew played all the instruments. Furthermore, his third album was between 2005 and 2006 titled Close Calls with Brick Walls; however, it did not succeed because of struggles with his name.
Since 1996, Andrew WK has released numerous singles, studio albums well as concert DVDs. He has also been to various places through tours together with his band. He owns different night clubs also.
In addition to being a musician and mainly a multi-instrumentalist, Andrew has also involved himself in different radio as well as television hosts. Additionally, he hosted the Television series Destroy Build Destroy.
Furthermore, Andrew WK falls as a writer who has written for a Japanese magazine between 200 and 2010 on an advice column each month. Furthermore, he wrote for a column on the UK’s FRONT Magazine each month. His first book is “The Party Bible,” which will be published by Simon & Schuster.
Awards & Achievements
Among the many awards, Andrew WK was named the Person of the Year by the American Association of Suicidology. He has received many other awards through his successful music career that he has led.
Net Worth & Salary of Andrew WK in 2023
Andrew’s musical career has paid off hugely. Through his career, he has been able to make a fortune for himself as well as his family, thus helping him live a lavish life. Currently, Andrew WK has been able to amass an estimated net worth of about $8 million as of December 2023.
Andrew WK has had a successful musical career, especially through his ability to play all the instruments. Furthermore, he has used his fame to venture into different areas such as the film industry as well as on radio. As such, he has been able to amass wealth for himself. He continues o lead a quiet personal life that he has kept away from the public.