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Greyson Chance Birthday Highlights

Birth Name
Greyson Chance
Place Of Birth
Wichita Falls, USA
Age
26 years old
Birth Date
August 15 1997

Greyson Chance Facts

Child Star?
no
Occupation
Singer, Songwriter, Musician
Education & Qualifications
University of Tulsa
Net Worth
$2,400,000
Current Partner
Ben Watson
Parents
Lisa Chance, Scott Chance
Siblings
Tanner Chance, Alexa Chance

About Greyson Chance

Greyson Chance is a famous American singer, songwriter, and pianist.

Greyson Chance was born in Wichita Falls, Texas, the USA, on August 16, 1997. Chance developed an interest in music after watching his older siblings playing music in their schools.

Greyson took piano lessons and had no training as a singer. Greyson shot to fame in 2010 when a video of him singing the song 'Paparazzi' by famous singer and songwriter Lady Gaga was uploaded on his YouTube channel. He soon became a social media sensation.

The pop singer signed with Ellen DeGeneres' record label Eleveneleven. He turned professional at the age of 12, and his debut single 'Waiting Outside The Lines' was well-received, earning him a good status among other child artists of his generation in 2011. However, the song was recorded in 2010.

Greyson Chance Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is Greyson Chance's net worth?

As of 2022, Greyson Chance has an estimated net worth of around $2.4 million.

How much does Greyson Chance earn per year?

There are no stated records that can help estimate Chance's annual income.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall is Greyson Chance?

Greyson Chance is 6 ft 1 in (185 cm) tall.

How old is Greyson Chance?

Greyson Chance is 25 years old as of 2022. On August 16, 1997, the famous singer-songwriter was born in Wichita Falls, Texas, United States. And his zodiac sign is Leo.

Childhood And Education

On August 16, 1997, Greyson Chance was born in Wichita Falls, Texas, and comes from a family of mixed Bohemian, German, and English ancestry. As for his family, Greyson Chance was born to parents Scott Chance and Lisa Chance. He has two older siblings named Alexa Chance and Tanner Chance.

After seeing his older siblings play music in school, Greyson studied at the Cheyenne Middle School and developed an interest in music. Greyson learned to play piano at the age of eight. Greyson's mother got him to take piano classes in an attempt to develop his interest in music.

Growing up, Greyson was inspired by Lady Gaga's music, and he was also a fan of singers like Elton John and John Lennon. Greyson rose to fame when a video of his cover of Lady Gaga's song 'Paparazzi' was uploaded on YouTube in 2010. The genre of his music is pop.

He attended the University of Tulsa in 2017 for a degree in history. Chance majored in history and anthropology in college and was fascinated by Byzantine archaeology and history. However, he dropped out the college for his love of music.

Family, Romance, And Relationships

Who is Greyson Chance dating?

as of 2022, Greyson Chance is currently in a relationship with his boyfriend, Ben Watson.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

Greyson Chance rose to early stardom when his cover of the song 'Paparazzi' by Lady Gaga at a music festival; was uploaded on April 28, 2010, on YouTube. The video was viewed more than 50 million times on YouTube, and the news was picked up by news platforms such as The Huffington Post and Buzzfeed. In 2010, the famous musician also did a promotional tour in Asia as a teenager. His video was shared by comedian and television host Ellen DeGeneres, media personality Ryan Seacrest and actor Ashton Kutcher on their accounts on Twitter.

Greyson Chance was invited to the 'The Ellen DeGeneres Show' to perform. He also got an opportunity to talk to his idol Lady Gaga. Ellen was particularly impressed with Greyson and duly signed him as the first signed artist of her newly launched record label Eleveneleven.

In 2010, Greyson performed at private concerts in London and Paris, appearing on the local radio stations.

Greyson Chance became a talking point again in 2011 when he became the central figure in the National spotlight with his performance on CBS's 'The Early Show' on his song 'Waiting Outside The Lines. Chance already had his own Twitter account and official website by the age of 12.

Chance released his debut song in October 2010, titled 'Waiting Outside the Lines.' The collection had studio versions of Lady Gaga's song 'Paparazzi' and rock band Augustana's song 'Fire.'

iTunes released Chance's second single, 'Unfriend You' in 2011. He appeared on 'The Ellen DeGeneres Show' to promote his maiden studio album 'Hold On 'Til The Night.' The album was released in 2011, and the music video featured a small cameo from singer Ariana Grande.

Chance did a promo tour of Asia and did concert performances in Malaysia, the Philippines, Manila, Singapore, Thailand, Hong Kong, and Taiwan. He also made TV appearances in China and Hong Kong.

In 2014, Greyson Chance performed his new song 'Temptation' at the Sundance Film Festival. As of 2022, Chance is an established songwriter, singer, and pianist.

The popular singer-songwriter is particularly well-known for his famous songs such as 'Broken Hearts,' 'Waiting Outside The Lines,' and 'Unfriend You.'

What awards has Greyson Chance won?

Greyson Chance won Ellen's Wonderful Web of Wonderment Contest in 2010. He was awarded the Teen Pick YouTube Artist of the Year and the Hollywood Teen TV Award in 2010.

He won the Rocking New Artist of the Year and the Youth Rock Awards in 2011.

The famous musician/singer-songwriter also won the Most Popular New International Artist at the Mandarin Music Award in 2012.

Greyson Chance's Hobbies And Interests

Greyson Chance likes to interact with his fans. His Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook have a great following, and he often posts news related to his works or just random daily life happenings.

Chance also loves to cook. He has stated in an interview that he loves to cook and does it often as a stress reliever.

Other Interesting Greyson Chance Facts And Trivia

  • Greyson Chance has always wanted talent manager Guy Oseary as his agent, but a partnership was never sorted. Guy Oseary is the person who manages Lady Gaga's career.

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