How Much Is Lauv Net Worth Right Now?
|Net Worth||$1.5 million|
|Born||08 August 1994|
|Occupation||Singer, Musician, Songwriter|
|Genres||Pop, Jazz, Ambient|
|Instruments||Vocals, Guitar, Piano, Drum, Viola|
|Education||Radnor High School New York University|
Famous for his 2017 release ‘ I Like Me Better, Lauv is an American singer, musician, and song producer. At the young age of just 24, he has achieved wonders. In such a short career he has become a millionaire. As of 2021, Lauv net worth is about $1.5 million.
Ari Strapans Leff, known by his stage name, Lauv, started his professional music career in 2015. He has a diverse array of skills and besides giving vocals, he is also adept at piano, vialo, and guitar. Initially, he performed for several bands and then launched his own record company.
In addition to this, Leff has also given lyrics for the songs of many other artists.
Early Life and Biography
Lauv belongs to San Francisco, California, U.S. He was born on 08 August 1994. In his early childhood, his family was settled in Atlanta, Georgia. Later, they moved to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
There, he started his proper education and got admitted to Radnor High School.
Since childhood, he has had a great interest in music. Alongside, formal education, Leff also used to spend his time learning piano and vialo. When he turned 11, he was a professional in guitar.
At the time, he was promoted to middle school, he had started writing songs at the age of fourteen. Most of those songs revolved around heartbreaks and breakups. In those school days, his only obsession was making music so he was never involved in any other activity.
His passion for music also triggered him to study music technology at New York University’s Steinhardt School. During this time, he also remained associated with Jungle City Studios as an internee.
Leff has been involved in a campaign that aims to raise awareness about mental health issues. As a part of it, he has also collaborated with Microsoft.
He has dated his fellow musician Julia Michaels but their relationship ended in 2018. His maternal grandparents are from Latvia so h visits Latvia frequently to spend the summer with his relatives.
From an early age, Leff had decided to pursue his career in music. At age 13, he made his first rock duo along with one of his childhood friends Mike Wagenheim. After some time he also started writing songs and performing on guitar.
In the same way, he earns a lot of money from his singing career if we compare to Rihanna then his source of income is less than Rihanna.
At the age of 14, he started his first music project, Somersault Sunday. This project provided him early in-roads into the industry. Leff released three extended plays under this project. All of these songs were posted on MySpace and this provided him with the necessary fan base. During these days, he also performed with several bands in concerts.
After moving to college, Leff spent more time writing songs or other artists than producing his own. During these days, he adopted the stage name Lauv.
In 2015, he released the song ‘The Other’. The song attention from the bloggers and when it was released on SoundCloud the, song went viral.
After his graduation, Lauv co-wrote and co-produced many tracks. One of his productions ‘ No Promises’ got to number seven on Billboard Pop Songs list.
|Working in Industry||2008–2012|
2017 was the year that marks the turning point in his career. He released his most famous single ‘ I Like My Better’. The track got to number 27 on the Billboard rankings and also earned the platinum certificate.
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The track also introduced him to a global audience and after that, he did many concerts. He also collaborated with Ed Sheeran on his Asia tour.
He released his debut playlist ‘I Met You When I Was 18’. It had 17 tracks including one of his most famous singles. Until August 2018, the playlist had reached one billion listeners on Spotify. In the same year, he was also named the number one Emerging Artist by Billboard.
After achieving such humungous fame in just one year he went on to perform in several countries. Since then the net worth of this amazingly talented artist is climbing regularly. As of now, Lauv net worth is around $1.5 million.
Till now, he has released several other singles and all of these productions got great success. He has also started a campaign for awareness about mental health issues.
|Food||sushi and Asian food|