Johnny Reid is a country musician and lyricist writer who became popular in Canada in the mid-2000s. For over a decade, he was releasing amazing albums and earned so many awards for his work. Follow the article and find out more about his background and career.
John Kirkland Reid was born on the 21st of August 1974 in Scotland. His zodiac is Leo. When he was 13, his father decided to move to Canada, so he and his brother will live in a better place and have better opportunities for life.
The musician was pursuing education at Turner Fenton Secondary School in Brampton, Ontario, and graduated in 1992. Later he was studying at Bishop’s University in Lennoxville, Quebec. This is the place where he met his wife.
The famous artist decided to move to Nashville, Tennessee, at some point to work on country music; therefore, his family went after him. He debuted with an album named “Another Day, Another Dime” in 1997 for JCD Records. In 2000, he brought out the second album, and that was the time he noticed small success on music billboards. Three songs from that album became hits, which was more than good for a still fresh start.
The song “Given Up on Me” was the most popular. In 2004, he brought out a single for the first time called “You Still Own Me,” and this was leading song for his upcoming third album under the name “Born to Roll.” This song hit position number 20 on the music chart in Canada. His album reached number 5 on charts on the country level in 2005.
In 2007, the country singer brought out another single “Love Sweet Love” as an introduction to his next album “Kicking Stones” and the song reached number 11 on Canadian music billboard. Finally, with studio album number five, the famous singer hit number 1 on the Canadian Top Country Albums in 2009. Following years he brought out few more regular and two Christmas Albums.
His latest album named “Revival,” he brought out in 2017. In this record, his songs got a bit of soul rhythm. Throughout his professional career, he won numerous awards for his music, such as Adult Contemporary Album of the Year – Juno Awards in 2014, Country Album of the Year – Juno Wards in 2013, National Achievement Award – SOCAN Awards 2016 and many others.
Canadian celebrity is married to Jennifer Reid for a long time. She is a reputed online blogger. The happy couple has four children – Justin, Tyler, Dylan, and Ava. Two years ago they moved to a new and ultimately luxurious house of 10000 square feet, after living for a long time in their small apartment in Nashville.
Johnny Reid Net Worth 2020
As of 2020, Johnny Reid has an estimated net worth of approximately $2 million. His fortune is coming from his music career, concerts, tours, and sold albums all over Canada and further. Besides, he is a songwriter which brought him extra income while cooperating with other music artists.