Facts of Meghan Trainor
|Full Name||Meghan Elizabeth Trainor|
|Birth Name||Meghan Elizabeth Trainor|
|Birth City||Nantucket, Massachusetts|
|Birth Country||United States|
|Father Name||Gary Trainor|
|Mother Name||Kelly Trainor|
|Awards||Grammy Award,Billboard Music Award,ASCAP Pop Music Award|
|Education||Nauset Regional High School|
|Date of Birth||December 22,1993|
|Married Date||December 22,2018|
Meghan Trainor, a Grammy-winning American singer-songwriter's career saw a drastic turn to success after she signed with Epic Records in 2014. With the record label, Trainor, so far, has released 3 studio albums- the debut album Title (released in 2015) became a 3-time RIAA: Platinum.
Better known for her throwback style singing, Meghan's career saw a breakthrough in after debut single 'All About That Bass' (released in 2014, a Diamond certified single) peaked #1 in Billboard 100 for 8 consecutive weeks.
Thereafter, her success began to hike even more as she released many multi-Platinum hit songs: Lips Are Movin, Dear Future Husband, Like I'm Gonna Lose You and Me Too.
Singer Meghan Trainor Is A Millionaire: Her Net Worth In 2020?
With such mesmerizing career success of nearly a decade, Meghan seems to have befriended fame as well as money shower. According to Celebrity Net Worth, 26-year-old Trainor has a net worth of $8 million as of March 2020.
Despite the fact that her singles All About That Bass and Lips Are Movin was raging with success, Meghan, in February 2015, claimed herself flat- the reason was, she had not received cut from song profits.
As for a fact, artists must wait nine months after the release of albums or singles to receive payment under a typical contract.
Reportedly, Meghan Trainor got a hefty paycheck in April 2015 that flashed her into the singer's millionaire club at an instant.
Ever since signing with Epic Records in February 2014, the Massachusetts native has released 3 studio albums- the debut album Title was released on January 9, 2015, & records 21 singles.
No doubt, her album sales along with tours turned out prime factor of wealth accumulation.
Moreover, Meghan's venture as a judge in reality music competition series The Four: Battle for Stardom (2018) and as a coach in The Voice UK (2020-Present, Series 9) adds in substantial economic aid.
Did you know? She gave voice-over in animated films; as Smurfmelody in Smurfs: The Lost Village (2017) and as Fairy god-mother in Playmobil: The Movie (2019).
Salary From 'The Voice UK' & 'The Four'?
Even if, Trainor along with other coaches' salary for the 9th series of The Voice is yet to be out, she is likely to earn millions of dollars from the show for sure.
Reportedly, back in 2012, 2013 & 2014, Sir Tom made $436,000 (£260,000), $504,000 (£300,000) and $840,000 (£500,000) in payroll respectively from The Voice UK.
Moreover, for Series 5 (in 2016), will.i.am was paid £600,000.
Meghan Traino, from January 4 to August 2, 2018, also served as one of the judges on music competition reality series The Four: Battle for Stardom, alongside Sean Combs aka Diddy, DJ Khaled and Charlie Walker.
The payroll of the judges from The Four remained low-key until January 2019, when Page Six & many other online sites, alleged Diddy's whopping $1 million per episode from the show was dragging it to cancellation.
Trainor's Album Releases & Tour Earnings
Influenced by music figures like Stevie Wonder, Phil Collins & Bruno Mars, Meghan wrote a song All About That Bass in 2013 & sang the song for L.A. Reid, the chairman of Epic Records, which gained her contract with the label.
On January 9, 2015, Trainor released her debut album Title- a 3 times Platinum by RIAA & released further 2 albums with Epic Records.
|Studio Albums||Certifications (RIAA)/Sales|
|Title (2015)||3-time Platinum|
|Thank You (2016)||Platinum|
|Treat Myself (January 2020)||15,800 copies sold (as of March 2020)|
As for a fact, her debut single All About That Bass became one of the best-selling singles of all-time & sold over 11 million copies internationally by the end of 2015.
Moreover, the aforementioned single topped Billboard Hot 100 for 8 consecutive weeks; it surpassed the 7-week record of Michael Jackson's songs Billie Jean (1983) and Black or White (1991).
In 2016, she won Grammy Award for Best New Artist.
Check out some of her famous songs listed below:
|Singles||Certification By RIAA||Billboard Hot 100 Chart Position|
|All About That Bass||Diamond||#1|
|Lips Are Movin||4-time Platinum||#4|
|Dear Future Husband||3-time Platinum||#14|
|Like I'm Gonna Lose You||4-time Platinum||#8|
|Me Too||3-time Platinum||#13|
Revenue From Tours
Meanwhile, Meghan Trainor is busy with her 2020 tour Treat Myself Tour (May 30- September 17, 2020). Already, she has been in 3 tours:
- That Bass Tour (2015)
- MTrain Tour (2015)
- The Untouchable Tour (2016)- $2.018 million
Also, she will be on the opening act alongside Leon Bridges for Maroon 5- The 2020 Tour (February 23- September 17, 2020).
What Did Meghan Do Before Fame?
Professional since 2009, Trainor worked independently in early career & even more, released 3 independent albums: Meghan Trainor (2009), I'll Sing with You (2011) and Only 17 (2011).
By 2013, she was working as back-vocals for artists & also was a songwriter for singers including Hunter Hayes and Sabrina Carpenter.
And a year later, the Epic Record signed her that would become her stairway to success.
Bought Los Angeles House For Nearly $5 Million
Currently, Meghan lives in Toluca Lake, Los Angeles, with her husband Daryl Sabara, an actor. She bought her current residence- a single-story 4 bedrooms and 6 bathrooms house.
Trainor paid $4.9 million for the property in July 2016.
Originally owned by Bing Crosby, the property was then acquired by Megan Fox and Brian Austin Green in 2014 for $2.6 million & sold after 2 years (in 2016) for $3.35 million.
Later, Trainor got hands on the house on an off-market deal.
As per Architectural Digest, the American singer's childhood house in Nantucket, Massachusetts was kept for sale in August 2018 for a reported $1.68 million. No further update on the deal is out.
Who Are Meghan Trainor's Parents?
Meghan Elizabeth Trainor was born on December 22, 1993, in Nantucket, Massachusetts, the USA. Her parents: Gary Trainor & Kelly Trainor are both jewelers.
Raised alongside elder brother Ryan and younger brother Justin, Trainor attended Nauset Regional High School, after her family moved to North Eastham, Massachusetts.
An American by nationality, she hails from a mixed ethnic background (Irish, Polish, Dutch, French-Canadian, and English ancestry).
Reportedly, in February 2020, her father was hit by a car while crossing the street & was hospitalized. After 2 weeks of the incident, Meghan in an interview with People told that her father was 'doing better'.
Married Boyfriend Of 2 Years: Any Children?
Trainor is in a marital relationship with her boyfriend-turned-husband Daryl Sabara, but are yet to share children. The couple married on December 22, 2018- on Meghan's 25th birthday.
As for a fact, before Meghan came to fame, she had already met Daryl in 2014 at an LA house party & later was set up for a date by mutual friend Chloë Grace Moretz.
After a year of dating, they got engaged on December 22, 2017; Sabara proposed her during a family trip to Palm Springs & married a year later.