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Charlie Puth Net Worth
Charlie Puth net worth is estimated to be $25 million as an American singer, songwriter, and producer. Puth became well-known thanks to his YouTube music sharing.
Among the well-known musicians that Charlie has collaborated with are Wiz Khalifa, Jason Derulo, Cody Simpson, and Skizzy Mars. The debut studio album from Charlie, “Nine Track Mind,” released by Atlantic Records, went platinum internationally and peaked at number six on the US Billboard Hot 100 Chart.
Puth’s single “Marvin Gaye,” which also features Meghan Trainor, reached its peak positions at number one in the US, the UK, Ireland, and New Zealand. The number-one hit “See You Again” by Wiz Khalifa and Charlie Puth reached its peak in the US, Australia, Canada, Denmark, Germany, Italy, New Zealand, Sweden, Switzerland, and the UK.
Charlie purchased a property in the Hollywood Hills in 2015 for $1.9 million. In 2018, he attempted to sell this house for $2.2 million. In the end, he took the $1.8 million.
Charlie spent $9 million purchasing a house in Beverly Hills’ Trousdale Estates in December 2009.
Who is Charlie Puth?
Charles Otto Puth Jr., an American singer, composer, and record producer was born on December 2, 1991. His early fame came from popular YouTube song videos. Puth joined the record company eleveneleven in 2011 after making an appearance on The Ellen DeGeneres Show and writing and producing songs for other musicians.
On December 2, 1991, in Rumson, New Jersey, Charles Otto Puth Jr. was born to Debra Puth and Charles Otto Puth Sr. Puth’s mother was an HBO advertisement writer and music instructor. His father was a constructor as well as a real estate agent. Puth’s younger siblings are twins named Stephen and Mikaela. Charlie has a noticeable scar on his eyebrow from a dog bite that almost killed him when he was two years old.
Puth’s mother began teaching him how to play the piano when he was four years old. Puth joined a young jazz group at the Count Basie Theatre’s Cool School in Red Bank, New Jersey when he was 10 years old and began studying jazz. The school then hired him to appear in a “Charlie Brown” presentation.
Puth studied at the Manhattan School of Music Pre-College from the seventh grade through his senior year of high school. He majored in jazz piano and minored in classical studies there.
Charlie attended Rumson’s Holy Cross School as well as Forrestdale Middle School before graduating from Rumson-Fair Haven Regional High School in 2010. In 2013, Charlie graduated from Berklee College of Music with a degree in music engineering and production.
In describing the bullying he experienced in school, Puth said, “They would team up against me so bad and they would kick me in a place that wouldn’t feel fantastic and I would need to throw up and they would then say I was pretending to throw up.”
Puth started his own YouTube channel named “Charlies Vlogs” in September 2009, where he posted humorous videos and acoustic songs. Puth’s first original song and music video, These Are My Sexy Shades, were published on his YouTube profile in 2010. Charlie posted “The Otto Tunes,” an independent album, on his YouTube account in December 2010 and it quickly became well-liked.
In 2011, Puth took first place in the Perez Hilton-hosted “Can You Sing?” online video competition. Puth performed a cover of Adele’s “Someone Like You” with Emily Luther. Soon after, Ellen DeGeneres’ record label eleveneleven signed Charlie, and she invited him to perform on her show, “The Ellen DeGeneres Show.”
In 2012, Puth and Emily Luther worked together vocally on the promotional song and music video “Break Again.” Puth and Luther also sang Lady Antebellum’s “Need You Now” on The Ellen DeGeneres Show. Late in 2012, Puth left eleveneleven, DeGeneres’ record company.
On October 23, 2013, Charlie released “Ego,” his second independently produced extended play, online.
Early in 2015, Puth signed with Atlantic Records and released “Marvin Gaye,” his debut song, with Meghan Trainor. The song received a 2x Platinum certification in Australia and reached number 21 on the US Billboard Hot 100. Additionally, it was the number-one song in the UK, Ireland, and New Zealand.
Charlie co-wrote, co-produced, and co-starred in the song “See You Again” with Wiz Khalifa. The song was a tribute to the late Paul Walker and was included on the “Furious 7” soundtrack. Three Grammy awards, including Song of the Year, Best Pop/Duo Group Performance, and Best Song Written for Visual Media, were nominated for “See You Again.” It spent twelve weeks in a row at the top of the Billboard Hot 100 list.
Additionally, it was nominated for a Golden Globe for Best Original Song at the 73rd Golden Globe Awards and shortlisted for Song of the Year at the BBC Music Awards.
On May 1, 2015, Puth’s five-song extended play “Some Type of Love” from the soundtrack of the motion picture “808: The Movie” was made available. This was followed by Lil Wayne’s promotional single “Nothing but Trouble.”
Throughout 2015, Puth contributed to numerous albums by different musicians. For Jason Derulo’s album “Everything Is 4”, he co-wrote and produced the songs “Broke” and “Pull Up,” “Bombastic” and “Working Class Heroes (Work)” for CeeLo Green’s album “Heart Blanche,” and “Bombastic” with Bonnie McKee.
On April 21, 2017, Charlie’s “Attention,” the lead single off his second studio album, was released. His highest charting hit as of June 2020 was the song, which peaked at number 5 on the Billboard Hot 100. The song’s YouTube video got more than 1.2 billion views at the beginning of 2021.
2018 saw Puth collaborate with G-Eazy on the song “Sober” and release his promotional single from the album “Voicenotes,” which also included Boyz II Men. In 2018, Charlie launched his “Voicenotes Tour” with Hailee Steinfeld as a special guest.
The song “Easier” by 5 Seconds of Summer, who also co-wrote and produced the original version, got a remix on August 13, 2019, featuring Puth. Puth released the singles “I Warned Myself” on August 21 and “Mother” on September 12, respectively. On October 1, 2019, “Cheating on You” was made available as the third single.
2020 saw the release of the singles “Girlfriend” and “Hard On Yourself” (with Blackbear). The single “One Call Away” from Charlie’s debut studio album, “Nine Track Mind,” reached its peak of number six on the Billboard 200 on January 29, 2016.
In 2016, Puth became Deutsch Music’s first artist.
Since 2017, Puth has collaborated with the clothing company Hollister Co. Charlie revealed that he had a nervous breakdown during an interview on “On Air with Ryan Seacrest,” saying,
“[The nervous breakdown happened from] just being overworked and I’m in my head a lot and that, in combination with jet-lag and you know the self-realization that I am getting more famous and my privacy go out the window pretty much every day, it’s just not what I’m used to and I don’t think I’m ever going to be used to it and my therapy is to just put a melody to it and sing it.”
Puth returned to his childhood home in New Jersey with his parents in 2020 as a result of the escalating COVID-19 pandemic, leaving his opulent Los Angeles residence.