|Net Worth:||$8 Million|
|Birthday:||Sep 09, 1991|
|Age:||30 years old|
|Birthplace:||United States of America|
|Last Updated:||September, 2021|
Lauren Daigle is an American singer and songwriter. She is considered one of the most popular and talented gospel music artists. Lauren started her career at a young age and now is a critically acclaimed artist with numerous awards and a net worth of $8 million. Lauren has a huge fan base resulting in the sale of her albums a million times. Apart from this, Lauren also does shows and concerts which also earns her good fortune.
How Did Lauren Daigle Become Rich?
Lauren Daigle was born on September 9, 1991, in Lake Charles, Louisiana. Later, her family moved to Lafayette, when Lauren was still a child. She grew up there with two siblings and her childhood was influenced by Blues, Cajun music and Zydeco. Lauren was passionate about singing since she was a child but never thought of it as a career path.
When she was fifteen she contracted cytomegalovirus. Due to her poor health condition, her studies had to stop abruptly for two years, during this time she started focusing on her music and started to take voice lessons. At the same time, she also joined the Church choir. This remarkably helped in her career.
While Lauren was in college prep school she changed her mind and decided to enter into the medical field and do mission work. For this, she completed a year and a half of coursework in a short span of six months and went to Brazil to do mission work. After spending a year there, she returned to her studies and enrolled herself in Louisiana State University and got her degree in Child and Family Studies. There she also joined the University choir.
In 2010, Lauren tried her luck in the American Idol but could not make it to the Hollywood round. In 2012, she again tried for the same but couldn’t stay at the show for a long time.
Lauren’s career began when she recorded two songs, Close and You Alone for North Point Inside Out’s album, Hear. Thereafter, she was offered to be a background vocalist on a local band’s EP. Owing to the success of the EP, Lauren was invited to a workshop organized by Centricity Music. Luck was in her favor when the singer for the main event fell sick and she was asked to replace him. This led to her first single as Centricity Music signed her to be one of the artists on the multi-artist album, Christmas: Joy to the World. This single garnered popularity and attention for her talent.
In 2014, Lauren released an EP entitled How Can It Be. The following year, she released her debut album with the same name. The album was a huge success for her, making her one of Christian Music’s breakout artists. The album debuted at No. 1 on Billboard Christian Album Chart and ranked platinum. Lauren was heavily praised for her writing skills and won numerous awards for the album.
The next year, Lauren released a Christmas album, Behold: A Christmas Collection. The album produced many hit singles like, O Holy Night, Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas and Jingle Bells. The success of the album led her to lend her voice to the song Almost Human for the movie Blade Runner 2049.
In 2018, Lauren released her third album, Look Up Child. This was her first studio album which is also a follow-up to How Can It Be. The album resulted in a huge success, breaking records. The lead single of the album, You Say is considered one of her best songs. The album brought home two Grammys at the 2019 Grammy Award. The album has sold more than 200000 copies alone in the US.
Along with producing great music, Lauren has also done tours, she has been a part of the Outcry Tour twice, once, in 2015, then in 2017. In 2016, she participated in the Winter Jam Tour. The same year, she announced her first tour, A Night with Lauren Daigle, which immediately sold out.
Lauren is an internationally acclaimed artist who has made a place for herself in the highly competitive industry of music. She earns a good sum of money from the sales of her albums and the concerts and shows she attends.
What Is Lauren Daigle Net Worth?
Lauren is often regarded as one of the best gospel singers in the industry. She has sold millions of copies of her best selling albums, which have rendered her a net worth of $8 million. Lauren also makes good money from touring and shows. Having started her career at an early age, she has reached heights. It is estimated that her annual income may be somewhere between $500k-$650k, most of it coming from the sale of her albums, and her shows. Another factor that contributes to her net worth is the sponsorships and the collaborations she does with famous brands.
How Lauren Daigle Spends Her Money?
Even though Lauren is a big name today in the music industry, she still chooses to live a private life, not revealing much information about her lifestyle. She loves to travel and try out different cuisines at different places. Along with living a comfortable life with her family, Lauren also spends in charity. She is associated with many organizations that provide help to the needy and also collect funds for the treatment of sick children. She also is a part of Food For Hungry that aims at providing food to hungry people.
- As a child Lauren used to sing all the time, for this reason, her mother playfully started calling their house The Music Box.
- Lauren is currently not dating anyone, she says right now she wants to be focused on her career.
- In 2019, in an interview, Lauren said that she is not sure about the morality of homosexuality. This statement brought a lot of backlash to her.
- Lauren claims herself to be an adrenaline junkie, always looking out for new adventures.