|Real Name/Full Name:||Paul Van Haver|
|Age:||36 years old|
|Birth Date:||March 12, 1985|
|Birth Place:||Etterbeek, Brussels, Belgium|
|Wife/Spouse (Name):||Coralie Barbier|
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):||Yes|
|Is Stromae Gay?:||No|
|Profession:||Musician, Rapper, Songwriter|
|Net Worth in 2021:||$6 million|
|Last Updated:||June 2021|
Stromae is a famous Belgian rapper, singer, musician, and songwriter who is recognized from the electronic and hip hop genre. He gained recognition from his song titled ALORS ON DANSE. His second album, which was released in the year 2013, achieved huge commercial success. Till now, he has sold around 8.5 million records across the globe. He is married and also blessed with the sun.
Maybe you know about Stromae 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 Stromae’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
Stromae was born on 12th March in the year 1985 in Etterbeek in Brussels in Belgium. He is the son of Paul Van Haver Sr. and Miranda Van Haver. His father was an architect who died during the Rwandan Genocide in 1994. He used to go to Jesuit School and then at Saint Paul College. He failed in school when he was sixteen years old. So, he decided to form a rap group along with his school friends. Cuban Son and Jacques Brel influenced him.
Stromae fell in love with Coralie Barbier, and they got married on 12th December 2015. They had a private ceremony in Mechelen and got married by Guy Gilbert Priest. On 23rd September, in the year 2018, they were blessed with a son. He was avoiding public appearances since 2015 when he had to face an anxiety attack during a tour. In the year 2018, he got recovered from anxiety and started appearing in public.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on March 12 1985, Stromae is 36 years old as of today’s date 14th June 2021. His height is 1.91m tall, and his weight is 78 kg.
In the year 2000, he started rapping with the name Opamaestro. Later on, he changed his stage name as Stromae. When he turned eighteen years old, he formed a rap group named Suspicion along with J.E.D.I. Both of them produced a song but then J.E.D.I. He left the duo. Stromae started working in the hospitality industry to support his education. His academic performances weren’t good.
In 2007, he decided to focus on music only when he was in Brussels film school. This was the time when he signed a record deal of four years with Kilomaitre and Because of Music. In the year 2008, he started working as a trainee at a radio music station. Vincent Verbelen got impressed with his talent and decided to air his single on NRJ. The listeners gave a fantastic response, which was when he gained a lot of attention.
Within a few weeks, this song gained high sales. He signed with Vertigo Records a few times. On 10th May, his song ALORS ON DANSE reached number 1 in France, Sweden, Belgium, Austria, Italy, Romania, and Denmark. On 2nd September, he collaborated with Gilbere Forte and Kayne West in a remix of the song. In the year 2010, he got nominated for the best Belgian and Dutch act. He has also been one of the winners at EUROPEAN BORDER BREAKERS AWARD in the year 2011.
On 9th February, in 2011, he released his first album, CHEESE, and won several awards for it. On 13th May, in the year 2013, he released another album on top in France and Belgium. He started performing in live concerts, which made him a famous rapper and musician. On 6th April in 2018, he released another single Defiler. Other than his music, he is renowned for his clothing style and distinctive physique.
Awards & Achievements
Stromae has won more than 50 awards in his career till now. With his two albums and songs, he has been able to gain so much fame and recognition. Here are the major awards won by Stromae:
- DANISH MUSIC AWARD in 2010
- BEST CLIP AWARD in 2013
- BEL RTL Award in 2014
- Globe De Cristal award
- NRJ Award in 2014
- Won Felix award four times in 2012,2014,2015,2016
Net Worth & Salary of Stromae in 2021
The net worth of Stromae is around $6 million as of June 2021, which he has earned through his hip hop and electronic music talent. He has been a producer and musician due to which he has been able to gain a lot of wealth and recognition.
Stromae has worked hard from an early age, and he became successful due to his creativity and passion for rap and music. His father died when he was just ten years old, but his mother was there for him. He released two albums, and both of them are one of the greatest hits. Not only has he been able to gain wealth, but he has banged a lot of awards in his career. He lives happily with his wife and son in Belgium. He hasn’t told about plans about albums or songs, but he might be working on it.