Chris August is a famous American Contemporary Christian musician and singer. Scroll down to know more about Musician and singer Chris.
Early age and educational background of Chris
Chris August is born in 1982, in Garland, Texas USA. Every year he celebrates his birthday on March 20. His birth name is Christopher August Megert. His zodiac sign is Pisces. He holds American nationality. Musician Chris’s family was supportive especially his father which led him to a sucessful musician and singer career. His father guides him to build a studio in his hometown. There is no more information about his parents, siblings, and his educational background.
Career and professional life of Chris
Chris August started writing and recording his own songs at the age of fifteen. He started recording as all musicians before changing to Christian music. He has released many songs but his song titled ‘Starry Night’ hit No.1 on the Billboard Christian Songs list in 2010/2011. This is song was so famous and loved by people that it was nominated at the 2011 Dove Awards in five categories. Chris became a three-time Dove Award-winning artist.
Contemporary Christian musicians released the album No Far Away. When he was 22 years old he released his first self-produced album titled ‘A beautiful thing’ under the name Chris Megert and the Love Jones. Then signed the contract with Geffen records and in 2005 he moved to Los Angeles. He gives hand in producing records for Brian McKnight and Jessica Simpson. He also plays keyboards on Ashlee Simpson’s tour. He moved back to Texas when his contract with Geffen was off.
After that Chris’s father encouraged him to build a studio in Texas. It was the turning point of his career, which led him to practice himself more and record music and produce other artists. After some time he began to work solely on Christian music. He wrote the song named Start Night and got a contract from Word Records. In 2010 he recorded and released the album No Far Awar as a single that year. That album was on the No.15 on the Christian Albums list and No.9 on the Heatseeker Albums.
His album “The Single” ranks no.1 on Billboard Christian songs list and ranked no.21 on the BillBoard of Heatseeker’s Albums. It was his first single album which ranked no.1 over 3 years when the song peaked at the Christian Ac Monitored Chart. Is the second single song ‘7×70’ which was referring forgiveness regarding his parent’s divorce when he was in fifth grade. He attended the Winter Jam 2011national tour with Newsboys and Francesca Battistelli in 45 cities.
Is Chris dating or married?
According to Chris’s wiki, he is married to Katelin Cummings since February 6, 2016. Except for this, there are no rumors and controversies about Chris August. He has a very secretive nature there is no information regarding his personal and love life.
Chris’s height, weight, and body measurement
Chris has dark brown hair color and hazel eye color. There is no more information about his height, weight, and body measurement.
Net worth and achievement of Chris August
The estimated net worth of Chris August is $48 million. Most of his earnings if from his Yeezy sneakers. It is his business in which he has spent his time, energy, and effort to embrace so much. He also earns from his successful singing career. His net worth is whopping day by day.
Awards and Achievement: In 2011, for the song ‘Starry night’ he received the GMA Dove Award for the category the ‘New Artist of the Year’, ‘Male vocalist of the year’, and ‘Pop/contemporary recorded song of the year’.