|Celebrated Name:||Phillip Phillips|
|Real Name/Full Name:||Phillip LaDon Phillips Jr.|
|Age:||30 years old|
|Birth Date:||20 September 1990|
|Birth Place:||Albany, Georgia, USA|
|Wife/Spouse (Name):||Hannah Blackwell (m. 2015)|
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):||Yes (Patch Shepherd Phillips)|
|Is Phillip Phillips Gay?:||No|
|Profession:||Singer, songwriter, actor|
|Net Worth in 2021:||$5 million|
|Last Updated:||January 2021|
Phillip Phillips is popularly known for winning the eleventh edition of ‘American Idol, ’ which took place in 2012, which is a talent show of America. He broke the record of the all-time best selling song from ‘American Idol’ after his initial song known as ‘Home.’
His albums were also among the top ten of the US Billboard 200. He grew up listening to famous singers like ‘Led Zeppelin’ and also ‘Jimi Hendrix.’ He was also nominated for various prestigious awards like Teen Choice Awards and the Billboard Music Awards.
Maybe you know about Phillip Phillips very well, but do you know how old and tall is he and what is his net worth in 2021? If you do not know, we have prepared this article about details of Phillip Phillips’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
Phillips was born on 20 September 1990 in Albany, Georgia, to his parents, Phillips LaDon Phillips, Sr, and Sheryl Jacks. Their family got transferred to Leesburg, Georgia, where he grew up with two of his elder sisters, LaDonna and Lacey. He completed his schooling from Lee County High School and later got admission to Albany Technical College. He got a graduation degree in Industrial Systems Technology in 2012, but couldn’t go to the convocation ceremony because of his tough schedule linked with ‘American Idol.’
In 2015, he got married to his long term girlfriend, Hannah Blackwell, in Albany, Georgia. He is an active social worker who is involved with several other organizations like ‘DoSomething,’ ‘National Park Foundation,’ and many more. Phillips is the brand ambassador of the NGO named ‘Brace Beginnings’ and is currently working on the Gibson floor relief camp.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on 20 September 1990, Phillip Phillips is 30 years old as of today’s date 18th January 2021. His height is 1.8m tall, and his weight is 62 kg.
Phillips rose to fame when he first auditioned for the reality show ‘American Idol, ’ which took place in Savannah, Georgia, and sang ‘Superstition.’ Later, he was listed among the top 25 semi-finalists of that show and moved to Los Angeles to shoot the later part of the show. He advanced to the Top 3 finalists round. He sang ‘We’ve Got Tonight’ in the semi-final and later won the show after competing with Jessica Sanchez after getting 132 million votes for his name.
Phillips performed in American Idol LOVE tour in the 2012 World Series games. He appeared in several other shows like ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live,’ ‘The Tonight Show With Jay Leno’, and many more. He released his debut album ‘The World From The Other Side Of The Moon,’ which was produced by Gregg Wattenberg. His second album ‘Behind The Lights’ broke all the major records and was listed in Billboard 200 at no. 7 and made a sale of more 123,000 copies within the year.
Awards & Achievements
Phillip Phillips is popular for winning the ‘American Idol’ show in 2013, and also for producing brilliant works throughout his career. He has also got various awards and achievements in his lifetime, some of which are as follows-
- American Idol 2013 (Won)
- Teen Choice Awards for ‘Home’ and ‘Himself’ (2012) -Nominated
- World Music Awards for ‘Home’ and ‘Himself’ (2013)- Nominated
- MuchMusic Video Awards for ‘Home’ (2013)- Nominated
- BMI Pop Music Awards for a songwriter (2014)- Won
Net Worth & Salary of Phillip Phillips in 2021
Phillip Phillips has won the American Idol show in 2013 and has released various award-winning records in his career. The majority of his income comes from the shows and from the songs he releases. His debut album attracted a lot of people across the world, and his second album was one of the top hits of that particular year. His total net worth is estimated to be around $5 million as of January 2021.
Phillip Phillips is one of the best singers of this generation who won the American Idol 2013 despite having kidney stones. His hard work and determination made him achieve a lot throughout his career. He was the only contestant of that show who was never in the danger zone. His first album attracted a lot of critics and people who became his fan, and his fame rose on top. His second album was one of the top hits of the year.