Jamie Archer is an English Pop singer-songwriter and musician who has a net worth of $2 Million. He came to the spotlight in 2009 after being a finalist on the reality show “The X Factor” season sixth.
On his audition, he performed his version of “Sex on Fire” by Kings of Leon, and the video amassed over 60 million views on YouTube. It was evident that Jamie had untapped potential even after his elimination, which suggested that he was destined for greater things.
Archer has been making music for over a decade and has become one of the most recognized pop stars in the British music industry. He made a name for himself as a singer, rock performer, guitarist, and reality tv performer. Let’s take a look at his net worth and biography.
Jamie Archer’s Net Worth
Jamie Archer was born on July 26, 1977, in Putney, London, England. He had been interested in music since he was a little boy. Throughout his life, he strived to make ends meet while still trying to realize his passion for becoming a musician by playing in bars.
Growing up, Jamie worked at a bar up until his audition and said that, For years he had been playing pub gigs to audiences. In 2006, a terrible throat infection almost took his life.
The doctors were unsure of what he was suffering from, and his condition was deteriorating rapidly. Just minutes before his throat closed completely, an air tube was inserted to save his life.
Jamie Archer began his music career by auditioning for season six of the reality show “The X-Factor” in 2009. His first performance earned him four yeses from the judges as well as positive feedback from the audience.
His audition has currently over 61 million views on YouTube alone, becoming one of the most memorable auditions on the show. When Jamie finally got through with his performance, it was a pleasant surprise for rock fans everywhere.
Eventually, Jamie Archer was voted out of the show after a sing-off with contestant Lloyd Daniels. In 2011, he announced his first solo tour and talked about how excited he was to get his band back together again. Jamie Archer earned a net worth of 2 million US dollars.
By 2011, the band he was in was called “Archer” and he was performing with his brother to make the kind of music people would find joyful and exciting. Jamie went on to tour with his brother as his drummer and Anthony Reed as lead guitarist. He explained the band’s musical style as “Rock Music with an Element of Dance”.
In 2015, he uploaded a 40-second YouTube video talking about how he was back. Then in 2018, Jamie returned with a self-titled album. In 2021, he dropped another album “Unplugged Uncovered” but it didn’t gain much traction.
Around the same time, Jamie participated in an ITV1 reality show and visited the Daisy Chain Charity at Car Fellow Farm in Norton. The charity works with families of children with autism and related neurodivergent disorders.
He delivered a fantastic show to everyone present there and made headlines for his energy at the event. Jamie was also chosen as one of the lead vocalists of X-Factor’s charity single “You Are Not Alone” which reached number one in the UK.
In 2011 towards the end of 2012, he was asked to write and record the official charity single for the Prince’s Trust “UK City Riots Appeal” which was released in early 2012. From there, he was gone for a while with no real reason.
Jamie Archer Net Worth
Jamie Archer has a net worth of $2 Million as of 2024. He garnered massive popularity in 2009 after his X-Factor auditioning video went viral. His popularity continued to grow until he was eliminated from “The X-Factor”.
Jamie isn’t quite active on social media and often releases videos of himself playing guitar while singing. His source of income is music as well as his business ventures. Jamie Archer’s annual income is roughly $150,000.
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