Luke Steele Birthday & Fun Facts

Height, Age, Net Worth, Biography & More

Chetan Mittal
Feb 08, 2024 By Chetan Mittal
Originally Published on Feb 07, 2023
Edited by Deepali Singhal
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Steele is a part of the rock band 'Sleepy Jackson'
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About Luke Steele

Luke James Steele is an Australian singer, musician, and songwriter.

Luke Steele is the primary songwriter of the alternative rock band 'The Sleepy Jackson'.

Luke Steele is in the electronic music duo 'Empire Of The Sun'. He was born in Auckland, New Zealand, on December 13, 1979. Luke Steele attended the Yokine Primary School and Mount Lawley Senior High School. He grew up in Jandakot with his sister Katy. He has a brother named Jackson, who was also a part of the 'Sleepy Jackson'. His brother Jesse was also a part of the band. He left the band in 2000 and was replaced by Paul Keenan.

Luke Steele Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is Luke Steele’s net worth?

Luke Steele's net worth is $6 million. He accumulated this net worth through his career as a vocalist, songwriter, and musician.

How much does Luke Steele earn per year?

There is no information available on Luke Steele's earnings.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall is Luke Steele?

Luke Steele is 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) tall.

How old is Luke Steele?

Luke Steele was born in Auckland, New Zealand, on December 13, 1979. As of 2022, he is 43 years old.

Childhood And Education

Luke James Steele was born in Auckland, New Zealand, on December 13, 1979. He grew up in Jandakot along with his sister Katy. Luke Steele attended Yokine Primary School and Mount Lawley Senior High School. He is a member of a musical family. His father's name is Rick. Rick is a blues guitarist and a harmonica player. His sister Katy is a vocalist for the Perth indie rock band 'Little Birdy'.

Family, Romance, And Relationships

Who is Luke Steele’s partner?

Luke Steele got engaged to a magazine editor named Jodi, aka Snappin Dolphin. Even she joined 'The Sleepy Jackson' for the 2008 national tour. In 2008, they had their first daughter 'Sunny Tiger'. In 2014, they had another son together named 'Cruz'.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

Luke Steele is a composer and actor known for 'Fast And The Furious: Hobbs And Shaws' in 2019. 'The Wolverine' and 'Cyrus'.

What awards has Luke Steele won?

In 2010, Luke Steele was nominated for the APRA Awards for the Breakthrough songwriter of the year. He was also nominated for Dance Work of the Year. He was nominated for 'Alive' for song of the Year and Dance Work of the Year.

Other Interesting Luke Steele Facts And Trivia

  • Luke Steele is the primary vocalist of the alternative rock band 'The Sleepy Jackson'. He has worked on several songs.
  • Luke Steele is an original member of the electronic music duo 'Empire Of The Sun'. 'Empire Of The Sun' was formed in 2007 and was a collaboration between Luke Steele and Nick Littlemore.
  • Born on December 13, 1979, Luke Steele's zodiac sign is Sagitarrius.
  • Luke Steele's debut album was 'Listen To The Water'. Luke Steele released the band's lead single, 'Common Man,' on February 11, 2022.
  • Luke Steele also contributed to a soundtrack called 'I'm Moving On' to Yoko Ono's 2007 album 'I'm A Witch'.
  • Steele collaborated with his father, Rick, on an album titled 'Through My Eyes' in February 2008.
  • Steele co-wrote and co-produced the track 'Rather Die Young' on Beyonce Knowles's 2011 album.
  • 'The Sleepy Jackson' featured Steele on guitar, Jesse on drums, and Matthew O'Connor on bass.
  • Luke Steele recruited Justin Burford and Rodney Aravena in 2001 to the band.
  • Sleepy Jackson's second album 'Personality-One Was A Spider, One Was A Bird' was released in Australia on July 1, 2006. Dave Symes and Felix Bloxsom joined Luke Steele and Malcolm Clark on this music project. It was a very hit album.
  • Luke Steele's wife Jodi, and Luke Steele were bandmates too.
  • Luke Steele received global media attention after he attended an interview by NME in Budapest. He compared 'Ice On The Dune' to 'Random Access Memories', stating, 'They had a great marketing campaign, but we have better songs'. Steele was also featured in the Japanese American Steve Aoki's 'Neon Future I'.
  • Steele's first-ever notable collaboration was with the band 'Nations By The River' along with Ohad Rein, Dove Kahn, and Edo Kahn. They also released an album called 'Holes in the Valley' through EMI. It was released on June 7, 2004. A year after that, Luke provided vocals for a soundtrack from an album called 'Panic Room' by Paul Mac.
  • Steele partnered with Daniel Jones to create the band 'Dreams'. The first single was released on March 16. 2018. It was called 'No One Defeats Us'.
  • Luke Steele was a guest vocalist on 'Crane Like The Bird'.

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Luke Steele Birthday & Fun Facts Facts

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Luke Steele

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188 cm

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Yokine Primary School, Mount Lawley Senior High School

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Jodi Steele


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Jesse, Jackson, Katy
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With a Bachelor's in Journalism from Amity University and copywriting, Chetan is an accomplished content writer who has demonstrated his versatility through his work with various companies across diverse industries, including media, travel, business, and hospitality. Additionally, Chetan is an accomplished Punjabi show director who brings his creative skills to his writing. His passion for traveling, dancing, and reading informs his content, producing high-quality work that engages and informs his audience.

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