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Brian McFadden (Singer) Net Worth

Brian McFadden net worth is
$18 Million

Brian McFadden Wiki/Biography

Born Brian Nicholas McFadden on the 12th April 1980, in Dublin, Ireland, he is a musician, perhaps best known to the world as the singer of the Irish boyband Westlife from 1998 until 2004. Since departing the band he has launched a solo career and has also been seen as the Judge in the talent shows such as “Australian Idol”, and “Australia’s Got Talent”.

Have you ever wondered how rich Brian McFadden is, as of early 2018? According to authoritative sources, it has been estimated that McFadden’s net worth is as high as $18 million, an amount earned through his successful career, active since the late ‘90s.

Brian McFadden Net Worth $18 Million

From an early age, Brian became interested in the performing arts, particularly singing and dancing. This only developed as he was growing up, and once in Billie Barry Stage School in Dublin, Brian started featuring in stage and TV roles. He then started an R&B group called Cartel, but soon after Brian auditioned for an available place in the boy group Westlife, and alongside Nicky Bryne, Kian Egan, Shane Filan and Mark Feehily, Brian became a part of the boy band, that would become extremely popular in Ireland in the early 2000s. Brian remained in the group until 2004, during which time they released four studio albums, “Westlife” (1999), “Coast to Coast” (2000), “World of Our Own” (2001), and “Turnaround”. All four albums topped the Ireland chart, while the first three sold millions of copies worldwide, which certainly increased Brian’s net worth. Their second album “Coast to Coast”, achieved six-times platinum status in Britain, and nine times platinum in the Philippines.

Following his departure from the band in 2004, Brian signed as a solo artist with Sony BMG, and released his debut solo album later the same year. The album “Irish Son”, wasn’t as popular as the releases of Westlife, though his single “Almost Here” – actually a duet with Delta Goodrem – topped the Australian and Ireland charts, and achieved platinum status in Australia, which added a considerable amount to his net worth.

More turbulence followed as Brian got into a disagreement with Sony BMG agents over the course his music career was taking, which resulted in Brian leaving the label and starting his own BMF Records. His second album “Set in Stone” was released through his record label, but there was no improvement in commercial success, so he came to an agreement with Universal Music Australia, through which he released the single “Like Only a Woman Can” reaching No. 13 on the charts. He continued to make music, and in 2010 released his third album “Wall of Soundz”, which spawned such hits as “Just Say So”, a duet with Kevin Rudolf, which topped the Australian charts and achieved platinum status there, and “Chemical Rush” which peaked at No. 12.

His latest album came out in 2013, “The Irish Connection”, a cover album of popular Irish songs that have Brian in love with the music of his native country, but which didn’t strike a chord with the public, reaching only No. 75 on the Irish chart, and No. 66 on Australian charts.

Since then, Brian has become more focused on his career on television; he was the judge in “Australia’s Got Talent” from 2010 to 2012, and has featured as a contestant in such shows as “The Chase: Celebrity Special” in 2014, “The Chase: Text Santa Special” (2015), and ”Catchphrase: Celebrity Couples Special” also in 2015. Most recently Brian served as a presenter in the show “Who’s Doing the Dishes” (2014-2016), among many other appearances, all of which have helped increase his net worth.

When it comes to his personal life, Brian has two marriages behind him and two children from those relationships. Back in 2002, he married singer Kerry Katona, but the couple separated in 2004, and two years later their divorce was official. Brian has two daughters with Kerry. In 2004 he started a romantic relationship with actress and singer Delta Goodrem, which lasted until 2011. The following year he married Irish model Vogue Williams, but the couple separated in 2015. He is apparently single at the moment.


Net Worth$18 Million
Date Of BirthApril 12, 1980
Place Of BirthDublin, Ireland
Height1.88 m
ProfessionSinger
NationalityIrish
SpouseVogue Williams (m. 2012–2015), Kerry Katona (m. 2002–2006)
ChildrenMolly Marie McFadden, Lilly-Sue McFadden
ParentsMairead McFadden, Brendan McFadden
SiblingsSusan McFadden
Facebookhttps://www.facebook.com/BrianMcFaddenMusic
Twitterhttps://twitter.com/brianmcfadden
MySpacehttps://myspace.com/brianmcfadden
IMDBhttp://www.imdb.com/name/nm0971081/
Allmusichttps://www.allmusic.com/artist/brian-mcfadden-mn0000399258
TV ShowsWho's Doing the Dishes?, Football Superstar, TV3 Toy Show, The Match, Stepping Out
#Quote
1"I'll know I'm famous when I have five Ferraris, seven houses, Cameron Diaz on my arm and a little man following me with a huge bag of money".
#Fact
1Was engaged to Australian singer Delta Goodrem.
2His First solo single "Irish Son" caused controversy when both it and he implied he had been the victim of abuse while in school, particularly when the school was identified. An apology was issued and it later emerged that he was never the victim of abuse in or out of the school
3Released his first solo album "Irish Son". [November 2004]
4Throughout his childhood, he was always short and overweight, but when he turned 17 he shot up to 5' 10" and became thin.
5Writer of Ireland's entry in the 2004 Eurovision Song Contest.
6Announced he was quitting Westlife with immediate effect in order to spend more time with his family. [March 2004]
7Plays guitar and piano
8February 3, 2003 welcomed daughter Lilly Sue. The baby weighed 7lbs 7oz.
9On his birth certificate, his name is Brian but he changed it to Bryan when he joined Westlife because he said it looked cooler. He reverted back to Brian in 2004 when he became a solo singer.
10Daughter, with Kerry Katona, Molly born in Dublin's Mount Carmel hospital. [August 2001]

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Who's Doing the Dishes?TV Series performer - 7 episodes, 2015 - 2016 writer - 1 episode, 2016
Coronation Street2014TV Series performer - 1 episode
Sunday Brunch2013TV Series performer - 1 episode
Dancing with the StarsTV Series performer - 1 episode, 2011 writer - 1 episode, 2011
20 to 1TV Series documentary writer - 3 episodes, 2008 - 2011 performer - 2 episodes, 2008 - 2011
The Dark Side of Porn2006TV Series documentary performer - 1 episode
Idol - Jakten på en superstjerne2005TV Series writer - 1 episode

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Stand by Your Man2014TV Series
Fake or Real2009TV Movie
Westlife and Friends: Christmas Special2001TV MovieWestlife
Söndagsöppet2000-2001TV SeriesWestlife
Finbar's Class1995TV Series

Composer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Brian McFadden: Chemical Rush2010Video short co-composer
Just Say So2010Video short co-composer

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Loose Women2003-2016TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Performer
The Wright Stuff2013-2016TV SeriesHimself - Guest Panelist
Good Morning Britain2016TV SeriesHimself - Member of Boyzlife
Who's Doing the Dishes?2014-2016TV SeriesHimself - Host
Up Late with Rylan2016TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The Jump2016TV SeriesHimself - Contestant
Sunday Brunch2013-2016TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Surprise Surprise!2000-2015TV SeriesHimself - Performer
Keep It in the Family2015TV SeriesHimself - Special Guest
All Star Family Fortunes2014TV SeriesHimself
Never Mind the Buzzcocks1999-2013TV SeriesHimself
This Morning2002-2013TV SeriesHimself
I'm a Celebrity, Get Me Out of Here! NOW!2012-2013TV SeriesHimself
Tricked2013TV SeriesHimself
The Xtra Factor2006-2013TV SeriesHimself
Stepping Out2013TV SeriesHimself
Daybreak2013TV SeriesHimself
The Story of Now2013TV Movie documentaryHimself
What's Cooking? From the Sainsbury's Kitchen2013TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The Project2013TV SeriesHimself
Australia's Got Talent2010-2012TV SeriesHimself - Judge
Dancing with the Stars2006-2012TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Audience member
Spicks and Specks2008-2010TV SeriesHimself
The 7PM Project2009TV SeriesHimself
Australian Idol2009TV SeriesHimself - Guest Judge
The Late Late Show2003-2009TV SeriesHimself
MTV Australia Awards 20092009TV SpecialHimself
Comedy Slapdown2008TV SeriesHimself - Special Guest
Good News Week2008TV SeriesHimself
Xposé2007-2008TV SeriesHimself
Australia's Next Top Model2008TV SeriesHimself
Football Superstar2008TV SeriesHimself - Host
Saturday Disney2008TV SeriesHimself
It Takes Two2008TV SeriesHimself
ITV - Formula One2007TV SeriesHimself
Tubridy Tonight2007TV SeriesHimself
The 2006 World Music Awards2006TV SpecialHimself
The Best of the Worst2006TV SeriesHimself
Soccer Aid2006TV Mini-SeriesHimself - Rest of the World Team
Anonymous2006TV SeriesHimself / Greg
The Footy Show2005TV SeriesHimself
TV total2005TV SeriesHimself
Good Morning Australia2005TV SeriesHimself
The 2nd Meteor Ireland Music Awards2005TV SpecialHimself / Performer
CD:UK2004-2005TV SeriesHimself
Orange Playlist2005TV SeriesHimself
GMTV2004-2005TV SeriesHimself / Guest Presenter / Himself - Performer
Celebrate the Sound of Music2005TV Movie documentaryHimself
Top of the Pops2000-2004TV SeriesHimself
Top of the Pops Saturday2004TV Series documentaryHimself
The Royal Variety Performance 20042004TV SpecialPerformer
The Record of the Year 20042004TV SpecialHimself - Performer
Today with Des and Mel2003-2004TV SeriesHimself
Zulu Awards '042004TV SpecialHimself - Performer
MTV Europe Music Awards 20042004TV SpecialHimself - Presenter
Barend en Van Dorp2004TV SeriesHimself - Performer
Top of the Pops NL2004TV SeriesHimself
The Frank Skinner Show2001-2004TV SeriesHimself
Nordic Music Awards 20042004TV SpecialHimself - Performer (song "Real To Me") / Award Winner (Best International Group) / Performer (song "Ain't That A Kick In the Head") (as Westlife)
Boogie2004TV SeriesHimself
Simply the Best2004TV SeriesHimself - Performer
The Keith Barret Show2004TV SeriesHimself
The Meteor Ireland Music Awards 20042004TV SpecialHimself - Performer (as Westlife)
Pulse2004TV Series documentaryHimself
Richard & Judy2001-2004TV SeriesHimself
Brit Awards 20042004TV Movie documentaryHimself
I'm a Celebrity, Get Me Out of Here!2004TV SeriesHimself
Childline Concert 20042004TV MovieHimself - Host
Wetten, dass..?2002-2004TV SeriesHimself
SM:TV Live2003TV SeriesHimself
The Record of the Year 20032003TV Movie documentaryPerformer / Himself (as Westlife)
Stjerne for en aften2003TV SeriesHimself - Performer
The Christmas Show2003TV Series documentaryHimself
Sen kväll med Luuk2003TV SeriesHimself
Children in Need2003TV SeriesHimself
Kelly2000-2003TV SeriesHimself
Greasemania2003TV Movie documentaryHimself - Performer
The Kumars at No. 422003TV SeriesHimself
Bo' Selecta!2003TV SeriesHimself
Can Westlife Cut It?2003TV Movie documentaryHimself
Spring Break Live 20032003TV SpecialHimself (as Westlife)
25 Years of Smash Hits2003TV Movie documentaryHimself
V Graham Norton2002-2003TV SeriesHimself
Comic Relief 2003: The Big Hair Do2003TV SpecialHimself (as Westlife)
Smile2002-2003TV SeriesHimself
You're a Star2003TV SeriesHimself
Ant & Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway2003TV SeriesHimself - Performer
It's the Number One Party2003TV Movie documentaryHimself - Performer (as Westlife)
The Royal Variety Performance 20032003TV Movie documentaryPerformer (as Westlife)
Sing with a Star2002TV Movie documentaryHimself (as Westlife)
Smash Hits Poll Winners Party 20022002TV SpecialHimself - Performer (as Westlife)
An Audience with Donny Osmond2002TV MoviePerformer (as Westlife)
Westlife - venner for livet?2002TV Special documentaryHimself - Westlife
Westlife: Unbreakable - The Greatest Hits, Volume 12002VideoHimself
Zulu Awards '022002TV SpecialHimself - Performer: Westlife
The National Music Awards 20022002TV Special documentaryHimself - Performer
The Saturday Show2002TV SeriesHimself
Party in the Park 20022002TV SpecialPerformer (as Westlife)
When Louis Met... Max Clifford2002TV Special documentaryHimself
Danish Music Awards 20022002TV SpecialHimself - Performer (as Westlife)
Blue Peter2002TV SeriesHimself
Brit Awards 20022002TV SpecialHimself (as Westlife)
Exclusive2002TV Series documentaryGuest Reporter / Himself
TMF Awards 20022002TV SpecialPerformer (as Westlife)
TRL Italy2001-2002TV SeriesHimself
Becoming Presents: Wannabe2001TV SeriesHimself
The Record of the Year 20012001TV SpecialHimself (as Westlife)
2001 Top of the Pops Awards2001TV SpecialHimself (as Westlife)
Night Fever2001TV SeriesAudience Member
Westlife: Where Dreams Come True2001VideoHimself - Westlife
Brit Awards 20012001TV SpecialHimself (as Westlife)
Party in the Park 20002000TV SpecialPerformer (as Westlife)
The Royal Variety Performance 20002000TV Movie documentaryPerformer (as Westlife)
Westlife: Coast to Coast2000VideoHimself (westlife)
TV Hits Awards 20002000TV SpecialHimself
Westlife: Westlife-Story1999Video documentary as Westlife
TV Hits Awards 19991999TV SpecialHimself (as Westlife)

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
CD:UK2006TV SeriesHimself
Top of the Pops2000-2001TV SeriesHimself

Nominated Awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovie
2009Astra AwardAstra AwardsFavourite Male Personality

Source
IMDB Wikipedia

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