Chris Daughtry

Chris Daughtry

Chris Daughtry
Quick Facts About Chris Daughtry
Celebrated Name Chris Daughtry
Age 44 years old
Nick Name The Rottweiler
Birth Name Christopher Adam Daughtry
Birth Date 1979-12-26
Gender Male
Profession Singer-songwriter
Nationality American
Place of Birth McLeansville, North Carolina
Ethnicity mixed
Religion Christianity
Horoscope Capricorn
Father James "Pete" Daughtry
Mother Sandra Daughtry
Brother Kenneth Daughtry
High School Fluvanna County High School
Sexualorientation straight
Marital Status Married
Wife Deanna Daughtry
Son Noah James
Daughter Adalynn Rose
Step-Daughter Hannah (deceased)
Net Worth $8 million
Salary $500k-$1 million per year
Height 5 ft 8 inches
Weight 87 Kg
Hair Style Bald
Eye Color brown

Chris Daughtry came into the spotlight after placing fourth on the fifth season of American Idol. He is well-known for his powerful vocal belting technique and wide vocal range.

Who is Chris Daughtry?

Christopher Adam Daughtry is an American singer, songwriter, and actor. He is a former American Idol contestant.  Also, He is the lead vocalist and rhythm guitarist for the rock band "Daughtry". At the 50th Grammy Awards, the band was nominated for Best Rock Song for the single "It's Not Over".

Chris is also a good actor too. He has played in several series and films including the police procedural TV series "CSI: NY", "The Passion: Live", fan film "Batman: Dying Is Easy" (2021). 

Recently, Chris Daughtry is postponing dates on his current U.S. tour following the sudden death of his 25-year-old step-daughter. He is absolutely devastated and heartbroken over the death of his stepdaughter as detectives reportedly told the family the 25-year-old woman was a victim of homicide.

Sources close to Daughtry’s family told TMZ on Saturday of the sinister development in the case a day after Hannah Price was discovered dead in her Tennessee home. Hannah’s boyfriend, Bobby Jolly, was arrested Friday at Fentress County Jail, TMZ reported though it wasn’t immediately clear if his bust was related to the purported homicide.

Early Life and Family Background

Chris Daughtry was born on 26th December 1979 on Wednesday in McLeansville, North Carolina, the U.S. Her birth name is Christopher Adam Daughtry. He holds an American nationality and belongs to mixed ethnicity. He is of German, French, Irish, Scottish, English, Dutch, Welsh, Swiss descent. Capricorn is his birth sign. He is a follower of Christianity. 

Daughtry was born into a middle-class family. His father's name is James "Pete" Daughtry and his mother's name is Sandra Daughtry. Chris spends most of his childhood in Lasker, North Carolina. He has a brother named Kenneth Daughtry. 

For his education, Chris attended Fluvanna County High School in Palmyra, graduating in 1998. After high school graduation, he fully focused on his singing career. 

Chris Daughtry Wife and Children 

Chris Daughtry has been married to a gorgeous woman named Deanna Daughtry since 11th November 2000. By profession, Deanna is a songwriter and massage therapist. Together the couple has twins, Adalynn Rose(daughter) and Noah James(son), born on November 17, 2010. 

Apart from his biological children, Chris has a stepdaughter named Hannah born September 7, 1996, and a stepson, Griffin, born June 30, 1998, from his wife's previous marriage. Sadly, the 25 years Hannah died on November 12, 2021. It was later revealed to be a homicide. 

Chris Daughtry Net worth

Chris Daughtry has a net worth of around $8 million as of May 2021. This wealthy American Idol star has collected a major portion of his income through his acting and singing career. He has made a hundred of thousand dollars from record sales. He's also made six digits income from his concerts and tours.

After his successful journey on the 5th season of American Idol, He joined the American band "Daughtry". The band has already released six albums to date earning millions from the sales. He also gets part of his shares from the band's youtube earning. 

Apart from his music career, he also earns a decent income from his acting career. He has played his role in a half dozen of films plus series. In 2008 Chris paid $1 million for a different home in Oak Ridge. An impressive estate that spans 44 acres and has 10,000 square feet of living space across multiple structures.

The estate has a pool, gym, guest house, recording studio, natural stream, horse trail, and a 1-acre fully-stocked pond. Chris sold this property in October 2014 for $2.3 million. In May 2014 Chris paid $1.9 million for a 3,400 square-foot condo in a popular building in Charlotte called The Trust. Fellow residents of The Trust include Cam Newton and Michael Jordan.

How tall is Chris Daughtry?

Chris Daughtry is 5 ft 8 inches tall and his body weight is around 87 Kg. He has an average build muscular body. He decided to shave off his head as he noticed that he was having major hair loss.

He has a pair of dazzling brown eyes. He does have a very thick fully grown beard which was originally black in color and now is grey. His physical appearance resembles that of a Rockstar singer. 

Facts About Chris Daughtry

  • #1 He has a longtime interest in drawing comics.
  • #2He is a fan of Batman.
  • #3He grew up on rock and hard rock music.
  • #4 Metallica, Foo Fighters, Creed are his music idols.
  • #5 He took guitar lessons from blues-rock guitarist Matt Jagger.
  • #6Daughtry's high school band went by the name of Cadence.
  • #7He started taking music seriously at the age of 16.
  • #8He was named the runner-up on the 2nd season of "The Masked Singer".
  • #9He has won three American Music Awards.
  • #10He was not qualified at the CBS Rock Star, INXS singing contest.