|Real Name/Full Name||Sir Lucian Charles Grainge|
|Nick Name/Celebrated Name:||Lucian Grainge|
|Birth Place:||North London|
|Date Of Birth/Birthday:||29 February 1960|
|Age/How Old:||63 years old|
|Height/How Tall:||In Centimetres – 170 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 6″
|Weight:||In Kilograms – 75 Kg
In Pounds – 165 lbs
|Parents Name:||Father – Cecil Grainge
Mother – Jeanette
|School:||Queen Elizabeth’s Grammar School for Boys|
|Wife/Spouse Name:||Samantha Berg (m.1993:D.2007)
|Kids/Children Name:||Elliot Grainge|
|Profession:||chief executive officer and chairman of Universal Music Group|
|Net Worth:||$1 million|
|Last Updated:||June 2023|
The fact that you are not a good singer, songwriter or even an instrumentalist doesn’t mean you can’t make a fortune in the world of music. There are very many departments in the world of music and all these play a very important role in ensuring that we get good quality music in our end.
On the other hand, they make the lives of singers and songwriters much easier in producing their songs and giving them other related services. One of these people is Lucian Grainge. Although he is a great entrepreneur, he is famously known for his influence in the music industry.
He has invested a lot of time and resources as a CEO and Chairman of Universal Music Group. Over the years, he has dealt with famous singers like: Drake, The Rolling Stones and Sam Smith among others.
Well, how well do you know about Lucian Grainge? If not much, here is what we know about Lucian Grainge to date.
Biography and Early Life
Lucian was born on the 29th of February in 1960 which means he is currently 21 years of age. His parents Cecil Grainge and Jeanette Grainge were both living in North London at the time of Lucian’s birth. Lucian was lucky to be born and raised in a middle-class family that was at least stable financially. He was not the first one to venture into the world of business as his father Cecil also owned a record shop.
His mother on the other hand was a CEO of a bank. He was also not the only one to think about venturing into music industry as he had an elder brother named Nigel Grainge who also ventured in the same industry. He is British with Jewish ancestry.
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
So, how old is Lucian Grainge in 2023 and what is his height and weight? Well, Lucian Grainge’s age is 63 years old as of today’s date 1st June 2023 having been born on 29 February 1960. Though, he is 5′ 6″ in feet and inches and 170 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 165 lbs in Pound and 75 kg in Kilograms.
When it was time for him to join school, he was enrolled to Queen Elizabeth’s Grammar School for Boys. There was compulsory morning hymns in school that always made Lucian very happy. This is also where he discovered that he had great love for music. He graduated from high school in 1979 at the age of 18 years but never joined college. Instead, he decided to join April Blackwood to work on his career of being in the music career.
Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids
Lucian has also not taken time in the business world but also in the romantic world. He fell in love with Samantha Berg and the two got married in 1993. Samantha was a practising attorney. Unfortunately, in November the same year, when they were so eager to welcome their first child into the world, Samantha fell into a coma. She remained in that condition for more than 10 years. Lucian never gave up on her and in 2007, when she was in England, she succumbed to death.
In 2001 his girlfriend Caroline gave birth to their daughter and therefore, Lucian decided to marry her in 2002. The couple bought a house in Pacific Palisades worth $13 million in November 2012 and that is where they reside to date. Before shifting to Pacific Palisades, they were living in a leased home in Brentwood. They had leased the home from Rhino Entertainment owner.
Is Lucian Grainge Gay?
The fact that Lucian has been married twice in his life and in both cases he has been married to women is enough to confirm he is not gay.
The fact that his father owned a music record exposed Grainge to music world at a very young age. After graduating from high school, April Blackwood Music hired him to work for them in the A&R department. Later on, he was hired by RCA Music Publishing group as the director. Things got even better for him when Universal Music Group appointed him the position of chairman of the UK division.
In every opportunity he got, he ensured he gave his best. This explains the reason why he was always promoted from one position to the next. In 2005, Universal Music Group International promoted him to the position of the chairman until 2010. On 1st of January 2011, he was officially appointed the CEO of Universal Music Group.
Lucian is doing well in his career and has attracted many awards and nominations. Some of these include: Music Industry Trusts’ Award, Humanitarian Award and President’s Merit Award (“Icon Award”) among others.
Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Lucian Grainge in 2023
Grainge has not only managed to serve singers and songwriters but he has also earned a fortune from his career in the world of music. As of 2023, He has a net worth of $1 million all of his he has earned from his hard work and commitment in this industry.
It feels good when you identify an industry you want to commit yourself in, and fortunately it works out for good. This is the case with Lucian; he has never regretted his decision of joining the music world.