|Real Name/Full Name:||Yiannis Chryssomallis|
|Age:||66 years old|
|Birth Date:||14 November 1954|
|Birth Place:||Kalamata, Greece|
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):||Yes (Krystal Ann)|
|Is Yanni Gay?:||No|
|Profession:||Composer, keyboardist, pianist, and music producer|
|Net Worth in 2021:||$65 million|
|Last Updated:||June 2021|
Yanni is one of the world’s most famous musicians of all time who is being originated from Greece and who completed his graduation from the United States. He also plays keyboard and piano. Furthermore, he is a music producer as well as a composer.
Maybe you know about Yanni 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 Yanni’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
Yanni was very passionate about music and started developed his methods of composing music and continued it to produce more records to date. At a tender age of six, he started playing the piano, and his parents were very supportive of it. They always encouraged him to do whatever he wants to do.
His entire family got shifted to the United States, just because he wanted to attend the University of Minnesota and pursued masters in psychology. He was also included in the college rock band, to make sure his passion didn’t fade away.
By the beginning of 1989, Yanni dated an actress Linda Evans. Their relationship lasted until 1998. For years, the world used to know that Yanni has no children, but in April 2014, Yanni disclosed that he has a 32-year-old daughter, Krystal Ann.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on 14 November 1954, Yanni is 66 years old as of today’s date 15th June 2021. His height is 1.8 m tall, and his weight is 79 kg.
During his early days as a singer, he worked with numerous musical bands. During his first career, he shifted to the city of Los Angeles to develop the genre and soundtrack composition for movies and theatre. He worked for the famous band, ‘Chameleon’, and his partner was the famous drummer, Charlie Adams. ‘Optimystique’ was Yanni’s first solo album, which was released in 1980, and through this, he published his unique musical sound. He went to several tours with Charlie Adams and various other band members to promote his albums and recordings.
After several years, Yanni launched his comeback, in 2000, with the blockbuster album ‘If I Could Tell You.’ This album results in his most successful debut ever. He is to date using PBS and other beautiful venues during this decade to explore his unique soundtrack through world music. Till today, Yanni continues his enormous international tours throughout the world, including over 30 different countries. ‘Inspiration,’ which is a collaborative project with operatic tenor Placido Domingo and producer Ric Wake, which reflects in his work.
Awards & Achievements
Yanni has received numerous awards in his musical career. Some of his lifetime achievements are as follows:
In the consecutive years of 1992 and 1993, Yanni has received two Grammy nominations in the category of ‘Best New Age Album.’
PBS’s most popular broadcasts of all time came from ‘Yanni Live at the Acropolis’ and ‘Tribute,’ with Yanni’s Live selling over seven million copies, and this results in him to earn Emmy Award nominations.
More overly with Live at the Acropolis, Yanni has collaborated with PBS on over ten significant projects and assisted their massive efforts throughout his musical career.
He has helped them to raise an estimated 13 million dollars for public broadcasting by the course of their partnership.
Net Worth & Salary of Yanni in 2021
The famous Greek musician Yanni has a net worth of $65 million as of June 2021. He has earned this enormous amount through his hard work and dedication towards his professional life.
Yanni is one of the famous musicians of all time, who is from Greece. At a very early age, Yanni developed his love for music in its way of composing music and continues it to produce more masterpieces till today. Yanni worked with numerous musical bands in his early career before he moved to Los Angeles to adopt a soundtrack composition for movies and theatre. Yanni released his blockbuster album in the year 2000 with ‘If I Could tell you.’ Till today, Yanni carried on his enormous international tours throughout the world. Yanni has also received numerous awards in his musical career.