|Real Name/Full Name||Lukas Sebastian Gottwald|
|Nick Name/Celebrated Name:||Dr Luke|
|Birth Place:||Rhode Island, USA|
|Date Of Birth/Birthday:||26 September 1973|
|Age/How Old:||47 years old|
|Height/How Tall:||In Centimetres – 169 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 5″
|Weight:||In Kilograms – 70 Kg
In Pounds – 154 lbs
|Eye Color:||Dark Brown|
|Parents Name:||Father –Janus Jerzy Gottwald
Mother –(Interior designer)
|Profession:||Singer, Songwriter, Record Producer|
|Net Worth:||$170 million|
|Last Updated:||April 2021|
Dr. Luke is an American celebrity famously known for his hit songs. As a singer and a songwriter, he has been able to earn millions of dollars for his net worth. Besides, he is a highly skilled musician who can play diverse musical instruments as well as being a great DJ. Other than music, he is a businessman who has investments of his own. Currently, he is still single and not dating. He has no children.
Well, how well do you know about Dr. Luke? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Dr. Luke’s net worth in 2021, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Dr. Luke to date.
Biography and Early Life
Dr. Luke was born on 26th September 1973 in Providence, Rhode Island, U.S.A. His father, Janus Jerzzy Gottwald, was a renowned architect, while his mother was an interior designer. At an early age, he developed an interest in music which was noticeable at a young age. In fact, he trained himself to play guitar, and at age 13, he taught his sister to play guitar. However, his dream of being a guitarist was discouraged by his father, who told him not to focus more on guitar. He still continued singing and writing songs.
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
So, how old is Dr. Luke in 2021 and what is his height and weight? Well, Dr. Luke’s age is 47 years old as of today’s date 16th April 2021 having been born on 26 September 1973. Though, he is 5′ 5″ in feet and inches and 169 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 154 lbs in Pound and 70kg in Kilograms.
Lukas was enrolled in Manhattan School, where he was trained in basic to advanced level music. He also learned a musical instrument, including playing drums. However, he chose to major in signwriting and singing that later became his career path.
Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids
Dr. Luke is an intelligent and hardworking person. He is not only good at playing musical instruments but also a great singer and a businessman. He still leads a single life and has shown no interest in having a girlfriend with whom he can settle for marriage.
He was taken to court for sexual assault charges. While working with the Kemosabe, he was allowed to hire his own assistance, including singers and songwriters. However, his 2011 contract was short-lived when Kesha, one of the people he worked with at Kemosabe, accused him of rape. It was late 2013 when the rape case accusation came public that Dr. Luke sexually assaulted Kesha. The case went to court in 2014 but was later solved out of court.
Is Dr. Luke Gay?
No. He is straight. Despite not being married, rumors that later became a court case of him sexually assaulting Kesha were aired. She claimed she was assaulted on several occasions, but the case was settled out of court. Thus, Dr. Luke is not gay.
It was after completion of school that he first released his album ‘12’ in which the song ‘Rawkus’ was a hit. In early 1997, he worked as the lead guitarist of the Saturday Night Live Band until around 2007, when he left the band.
He also worked with a House Party in which he was the DJ. It was during the DJ works that he met Max Martin, a Swedish pop singer, who became Dr. Luke’s mentor. He has been loyal and worked with Max for more than 20 years. In fact, most of his pop songs have been highly influenced by his mentor, and the majority of the pop songs have been a hit.
He produced remixes and tracks for popular artists such as Nappy Roots and Arrested Development. Some of his own music include the popular ‘Kasz’ of Rawkus Records. Other popular songs of Luke include: Since U Been Gone, Behind These Hazel Eyes, Who Knew, Hot n Cold, Circus, I Kissed a Girl, and Girlfriend, among others.
Also, he owns a publishing company which he named ‘Kasz Money Publishing’ with the objective of easily publishing his own works. Also, he invested in young talented artists who wrote songs for him. Some of the popular singers whom he worked with include Katy and Kesha.
Lukas has worked with Kemosabe Records until his name was tarnished. He decided to distant himself and was removed from the company’s website in April 2017.
- He was nominated in Grammy Awards four times.
- In 2009, he appeared in the Top 10 producer of the decade in the music Billboard.
- From 2006 to 2009, he received a total of 10 Pop Music Awards by ASCAP.
- Between 2010 and 2012, he got nominations as the best songwriter.
- In 2011, he was nominated as the music producer of the year.
Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Dr Luke in 2021
As of 2021, Dr. Luke’s net worth is $170 million. His major source of income is from singing and songwriting. His music companies have flourished and have been generating a significant income. Besides, Lukas is an investor, and as a businessman, he makes great profits from his business. Other income sources are from commercial publishing companies that mentor young and skilled singers and songwriters.
Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know
One of his luxurious Spanish-style estates was valued at $12.8 million when he listed it for sale in 2018.
Lukas is a renowned musician who has earned his wealth through hard work and dedication. Being an artist who produced great songs, he has won several awards. He is still single and has no children of his own.