Success is not something you find next door. It requires a lot of hard work, determination and a hint of talent. Anderson Paak, who is today’s renowned American musician was once broke and had nothing but a family of three.
Head on to this article if you want to know how Paak turned from a broke black man to one of the richest American musicians in 2019.
Anderson Paak Bio, Age and Early Life
Anderson Paak was born on 8th February 1986 in Oxnard, California which makes him 33 years of age as of 2019. He was born as Brandon Paak Anderson and has a younger sister, Brandy.
Paak’s parents got separated when he was very young and he even had to witness his mother getting physically assaulted by his father when he was seven. Later his father got arrested and he grew up with his mother and younger sister.
Who is Anderson Paak’s Wife? His Marriage details
Anderson Paak is not the type of person who publicizes about his relationship status. However, he does talk about his wife and kids sometimes in the interviews. Paak is currently married to his second wife, Jae Lin who is a Korean. The duo got married back in 2011. The couple met at the Musician Institute of Hollywood where Anderson was working as a music teacher and Jae was one of his fellow students.
The duo gave birth to their first child, a son, Soul Rasheed in the same year (2011). Also, he has another son whose name and birth date hasn’t been revealed yet. Paak considers himself a very lucky person to have a wife like Lin. Back in 2016, while an interview with the Breakfast Club, Paak spoke about his wife,
This is the one that matters, Jae Lin… I’m a lover boy. Blame it on my mama. You only get a couple good marriages… she came from Korea and didn’t speak no English. She got the balls. But, no, not really.
He further explained how their love flourished despite having language and cultural differences. Paak also revealed that Jae always was on his side supporting him, even at the time when he was broke and didn’t even have a penny.
Anderson has not revealed much about his first marriage except that he got married at 21 and regretted it soon. He met his ex-wife at Oxnard Church.
Anderson Paak’s Tours and Net Worth
Paak is currently in the middle of his world tours. His event prices are rated very high which shows that he is earning pretty well from it. His next tour is in Kentucky, the USA on 13th July 2019, and then in Enmore, Australia on 27th. By mid-August, he will reach the Netherlands and performs in Biddinghuizen. Similarly, he is performing in Leeds UK on 25th August and in Ljubljana, Slovenia on 27th August.
The 33-year-old American musician, as well as record producer, has a net worth of $2 million as of 2019. He makes a monthly average of $416 – $6.7K and a yearly average of about $50k from his youtube channel. In an interview taken back in 2015, Paak had said,
There was a period of time where I was homeless, and I had a family. My son was a newborn. I just got married. That time of being homeless built a lot of character. That’s the foundation that I’m on right now. A lot of songs came out of that. I needed that shit.
Hence, this shows how positive Anderson is. He turned even the worst parts of his life to be the inspiration for his best ones.
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