Singer-songwriter of the hit “1,000 Ships,” a top twenty-five hit on the Billboard Adult charts. She’s also known for hits such as “Fight Song” and “Stand by You.”
She began taking piano lessons at age four and in the mid-2000s, she spent time working at a record label in Trinidad.
Her piano-driven songs have elements of catchy, light pop, but still revealed in lyrics hard truths about life.
Rachel Platten Wealth Stats: Salary, Net Worth, and More
Rachel Platten's net worth, salary and other interesting facts:
|Net Worth||$5 Million|
|Date of Birth||May 20, 1981 (age 42 years)||Gender||Female|
|Height||5 Feet 4 Inches (1.65 m)|
Rachel’s debut album, ‘Trust Me,’ was released in 2003, and her second one named ‘Be Here’ was released in 2011. The last independent album she composed came out in 2014. She then came out with her first single titled ‘Fight Song’ in the year 2015, which became an instant hit among the masses due to its catchy music and empowering lyrics. It ranked #6 on the Billboard Hot 100 and topped the charts in the UK. The song was later included in her album ‘Wildfire’ which came out in 2016.
She has a sister named Melanie whom she is very close with. She married Kevin Lazan in 2012. They have daughters named Violet Skye and Sophie Jo.
Her musical style has been compared to that of Alanis Morissette.
Inspirational Quotes by Rachel Platten
I used to visit London when I was younger with my family. I feel very close to the city.Rachel Platten
I think what people respond to, and what they're responding to so strongly, is I'm very myself on stage. What you see in person is very much who I am on stage.Rachel Platten
Food-wise, oh man, I tend to really indulge on vacation because a lot of my friends are incredible chefs. One friend makes an eggplant parmesan that is heavenly and melts in your mouth, and another makes a chocolate pudding that I can't resist.Rachel Platten
There's this misconception in the industry that you might have to go a little lighter or skate on the surface in order to reach people - and then in your second album, you get to tell who you are.Rachel Platten
I used to imagine working as a White House staffer some day, so it was pretty amazing to be there... realizing another dream.Rachel Platten