Brendon Urie - Bio, Net Worth, Wife, Kids, Gay, Vocal Range, Kinky Boots, Songs, Panic At The Disco, Taylor, Taylor Swift, Me, Twitch, Age, Height
Brendon Boyd Urie, popularly known as Brendon Urie is an American singer, songwriter, and musician. He is best known as the lead vocalist of Panic! at the Disco. He is the only original member remaining in the band. He possesses a tenor voice range that spans four octaves. His range extends D2 to C7. He has over 4.2 million followers on his Instagram.
What is Brendon Urie Famous For?
- Lead vocalist of Panic! at the Disco.
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Where was Brendon Urie Born?
Brendon Urie was born on 12 April 1987. His birth name is Brendon Boyd Urie. He was born to a father Boyd Urie, and a mother, Grace Urie. He is of about one-quarter Polynesian descent from Hawaii, through his mother's side. His birth place is in St. George, Utah in the United States. He holds American nationality. His zodiac sign is Aries. He has 4 older siblings, Matt, Mason, Kyla, and Kara. He is the youngest one. His family moved to Las Vegas when he was 2 years old.
He attended Palo Verde High School in Las Vegas. He described himself as a "spaz in high school".
Urie met Brent Wilson while taking guitar classes offered at their high school. Wilson asked Urie to try out as lead guitarist for Panic! at the Disco. Ryan Ross was their lead singer. Urie was later chosen as their lead singer.
He initially worked at Tropical Smoothie Cafe to pay his band's rent for their practice space. He sang for customers at the cafe.
Panic! at the Disco has released 6 studio albums with Urie as lead vocalist.
The band's fifth studio album, Death of a Bachelor, earned the band its best sales week and first number one album.
He wrote "New Perspective" for the soundtrack to the motion picture Jennifer's Body.
Urie provided guest vocal alongside Patrick Stump on The Cab's "One Of THOSE Nights".
He has provided guest vocal for Fall Out Boy, Travie McCoy, Cee-Lo Green, Janelle Monae, Dillon Francis, Lil Dicky, Every Time I Die (band) among others.
He sang "Big Shot" in front of Billy Joel, President Obama and an audience in December 2013 when Billy Joel received the Kennedy Center Honors, the nation's highest honor for influencing American culture through the arts.
He has appeared in music videos "A Little Less Sixteen Candles, a Little More Touch Me,", "What A Catch, Donnie" and "Headfirst Slide into Cooperstown on a Bad Bet" by Fall Out Boy, "Clothes Off!!" by Gym Class Heroes, "Pretty Melody" by Butch Walker.
He co-wrote a song with Rivers Cuomo of the band Weezer.
He played the lead role as Charlie Price in Cyndi Lauper's Tony Award-winning Broadway musical, Kinky Boots in 2017.
He wrote the song "Not A Simple Sponge" for the SpongeBob SquarePants musical in 2015.
Who is Brendon Urie Married To?
Brendon Urie is a married man. He is married to Sarah Orzechowski. He met in one of his shows when Sarah was in a relationship with somebody else. Sarah was single when they met other later on Urie's show. He later stated that he wrote Sarah Smiles from Vices & Virtues album to try and impress her. They confirmed in September 2011 that they got engaged. The couple got married on 27 April 2013. He described himself as pansexual and has "experimented" with men.
He said that he has been diagnosed with ADHD and was prescribed medication for the condition at a young age.
What are Brendon Urie Philanthropic Works?
He launched the Highest Hopes Foundation in June 2018. The foundation supports other non-profit organization that advocates for human rights and support communities who are often discriminated against. Urie donated $1 million to start off the foundation. He also contributed $1 from the purchase of every US ticket for the Pray for the Wicked Tour to the foundation.
What are Brendon Urie Body Measurements?
Brendon Urie stands at a height of 1.74 m i.e. 5 feet and 8 and a half inches tall. He has a body weight of 150 lbs i.e. 68 kg. He has a slim body build. He has dark brown eyes and dark brown hair.
What is Brendon Urie Net worth?
He was involved in the song "Open Happiness" for the Coca-Cola Company in 2008. He has served as the brand ambassador of Martin Guitars. He earns from his musical career. As of 2019, his net worth is estimated at $8 million.
Trivias About Brendon Urie You Need To Know.
- He met future Panic! at the Disco bassist Brent Wilson in his guitar class at Palo Verde High School.
- He is a dog lover and owns several dogs.
- He has cited Frank Sinatra, Queen, David Bowie, and Tom DeLonge as his biggest influences.