Anytime you put your name on a ticket with nothing else attached to it, that's the true testament to where you are in your career - how many tickets are sold.
Some artists will tell you that's all they want to do is write their own music, and that's great, but George Strait, Kenny Chesney, Tim McGraw, Garth Brooks, they didn't write everything they recorded, and they've had major, major careers. I think it's all about the best song.
Jake Owen is an American country music singer-songwriter and actor. Owen released his debut studio album, ‘Starting’ with Me’ in 2006. Jake Owen has toured as an opening act for many country singers including Brad Paisley, Carrie Underwood, Sugarland, Keith Urban, and Jason Aldean.
Jake Owen was born Joshua Ryan Owen on August 28, 1981, in Winter Haven, Florida. As of 2020, his age is 38. He was born to parents, Steve Owen(father) and Mitzi Owen(mother). He has one brother, his fraternal twin, Jarrod. Owen spent his childhood days with his brother in Florida.
During his childhood days, Jake wanted to be a professional golfer and even won his first tournament at the age of 15. Unfortunately, he was involved in a wakeboarding accident that required plastic surgery and ended his dreams of being a golfer. It was during this time when he learned to play guitar and started getting interested in music. When he was recovering from this injury, he borrowed his neighbor’s guitar and learned how to play it.
Talking about his education, he attended Vero Beach High School. After graduating from there, he joined Florida State University.
How much is Jake Owen’s net worth?
Jake Owen has an estimated net worth of around $10 million. There is no information about his salary, An average American country singer earns around $45k per year. However, he probably earns much more than that. His estimated annual earnings are a six-figure sum.
Jake Owen: Professional Life, Career, Net Worth
Owen signed a record contract with Sony/BMG Nashville as a 24-year-old. His debut song, Startin’ with Me was released in 2006. In 2007, the title track ballad became the second single of the album and reached number six, and spent more than 35 weeks on the Billboard country chart. In the summer of 2008, he released ‘Don’t Think I Can’t Love You along with the release of his second full-length, Easy Does It, in February of 2009.
He released his third album, Barefoot Blue Jean Night in 2011. It went on to become his biggest hit to date. It also included the number one country single, ‘Alone with You.’ In December 2013, he released his fourth studio album, Days of Gold.
He released his fifth full-length album, American Love, which arrived in July 2016. In November 2017, his first five albums were sampled on Greatest Hits featuring two new songs.
He released his next album, Greetings from… Jake on March 29, 2019. On the Billboard Country album chart, the album charted at #8 and sold more than 4k copies in the first week. As of 2022, he has an estimated net worth of $10 million.
Rumors and Controversies
Owen faced some controversy when he shared his cover of Cher’s hit, ‘Belief’ on Instagram in support of the LGBTQ community. Some of his fans were apparently anti-LGBTQ and expressed their disappointment. However, he was quick to slam those fans and defend the LGBTQ community and called them ignorant. Other than that, he has not been involved in controversies. Similarly, there are no rumors about him.
Body Measurements: Height, Weight
He stands at a height of around 6 feet 2 inches. He weighs around 70 kg. Owen has green eyes and brown hair.
Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter
Jake Owen is active on social media sites. He is active on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter and has around 2.1 million followers on Twitter and around 1.9 million followers on Facebook. Similarly, his Instagram account has around 1.1 million followers.