Brett Young
Brett Young
Celebrated Name: Brett Young
Real Name/Full Name: Brett Charles Young
Gender: Male
Age: 43 years old
Birth Date: 23rd March 1981
Birth Place: Orange County, California
Nationality: American
Height: 1.7m
Weight: 74kgs
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Spouse (Name): Taylor Mills
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter): Yes (Presley Elizabeth)
Dating/Girlfriend (Name): N/A
Is Brett Young Gay?: No
Profession: Singer, Songwriter
Salary: N/A
Net Worth in 2024: $5 Million
Last Updated: April 2024

Brett Young is one of the brightest upcoming country musician based in California. He started singing in a local church choir where he was a lead singer.  Before majoring in music, Brett used to be a baseball pitcher in college and only took music as a career after sustaining a career-ending elbow injury. He was a very good pitcher who saw Minnesota Twins drafting him though he declined.

Maybe you know about Brett Young very well, but do you know how old and tall is he and what is his net worth in 2024? If you do not know, we have prepared this article about details of Brett Young’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

Brett Young was born in Orange County, California, on 23rd March 1981. While growing up, he joined Calvary Chapel High School for his studies before joining Irvine Valley College on a baseball scholarship. He started singing at a tender age, and while in high school, he was a member of their Christian union worship team. His singing was overshadowed by his love for baseball, where he saw himself more in the sport than in music. This was not to be as his pursuit for baseball career ended in its early days after sustaining a very bad elbow injury.

Gavin DeGraw and Jeffrey Steele are musicians that inspired Brett into music.  According to young, He couldn’t have enough of Gavin music, and his album Chariot is one of his favorite. After living in Los Angeles for eight years, he relocated to Nashville and Big Machine Label Group signed him in August 2015.

Personal Life

Brett Young has been in the public eye for just a few years with his music career starting just a few years ago. With that in mind, very little is known about his personal life, with most of his life being away from the public limelight. In 2008 Young got engaged to his long time girlfriend Taylor Mills, and the couple tied the knot on November 3, 2018, in Palm Desert, California. April 2019, the couple announced they are expecting their firstborn before the year-end. In October 2019, their daughter Presley Elizabeth was born.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 23rd March 1981, Brett Young is 43 years old as of today’s date 16th April 2024. His height is 1.7m tall, and his weight is 74 kg.


After elbow injury, his music career began and released four-song EP followed in 2011 by Make Believe. His big break in music came in 2016 when he releases self-titled EP, which had six songs. The single “Sleep Without You” in April 2016 was a big hit, followed by “In Case You Didn’t Know” in January 2017.

His Second album with Big Machine Label Group was released on 17th February 2017, where it debuted at a second position on Top Country Albums chart. In 2018 he released Ticket to L.A, a sophomore album which, to him, was influenced by Gavin DeGraw. His lead single in the album, “Here Tonight” reached the top position in April 2019 on the Country Airplay

Awards & Achievements

Though Brett has been in the music industry for just a short time, he has been nominated in several music awards. In 2017, he was nominated in several country music awards, among them CMT Music Awards and Country Music Association Awards. He won the Academy of Country Music Awards 2017, rewarding his effort in producing the best songs in 2017. He has gone to be nominated in several country music awards, and with star rising as we progress, the sky will be the limit.

Net Worth & Salary of Brett Young in 2024

Brett Young Net Worth
Brett Young Net Worth

With his baseball career ending prematurely, all his earnings have come from his music albums. His tour with the band has also seen him doing well commercially. His net worth estimated to be around $5 million as of April 2024, a figure expected to change upwards soon. His following in social media has been growing each day with hundreds of thousands of followers. This though not confirmed, brings him a considerable amount of earning through adverts.

When one door closes, don’t give up as there is always another one waiting for you to open it. This is what helped Brett overcome the elbow injury that looked like everything he hoped for had come to an end. His country-pop music is well received by young and old, and this may be the reason is singles are currently doing well. With his music career just taking off, it’s obvious the best is yet to come from Brett.


  1. His music is beautiful to me. So very glad he decided to share it with us all. Looking forward to hearing more soul moving songs in the future.


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