Who is Lucian Grainge?
Lucian Grainge (born Sir Lucian Charles Grainge) is an American record executive and businessman. He is well known for being the chairman and Chief executive officer of Universal Music Group since 9th May 2011. Over the years, he has worked with artists such as Taylor Swift, Sam Smith, 6ix9ine, Justin Bieber, Rihanna, Shawn Mendes, and Lady Gaga, among others.
Lucian Grainge Age
Grainge is 61 years old as of 2021. He was born on 29th February 1960 in North London. His birthday is on the 29th of February every year.
Lucian Grainge Height
Grainge stands at an average height of 5 feet 6 inches. His weight and other body measurements will be updated soon.
Lucian Grainge Parents, Brother
Lucian was born in North London by his mother Jeanette and his father Cecil Grainge. His family was middle class as his father ran record stores and other retail businesses. His elder brother is the late Nigel Grainge who was the founder of Ensign Records in 1976. He died on June 11th at 70 years old.
Lucian Grainge Wife and Children
Grainge married his wife Caroline in 2002. They have two daughters together Alice and Betsy. He also has a son Elliot Grainge from his first marriage.
Lucian Grainge Samantha Berg
Grainge was previously married to Samantha Berg in January 1993. Samantha was a well-known attorney. She died in England in 2007 after experiencing complications while giving birth to their son Elliot. She fell into a coma and never recovered.
Lucian Grainge Son
Lucian’s son is called Elliot Grainge. He owns the popular 10K Projects label which has produced rapper Tekashi 6ix9ine’s albums.
Lucian Grainge House
Lucian is the owner of a US$13 million in Pacific Palisades. Grainge and his wife Caroline bought the house in November 2012.
Lucian Grainge Universal Music Group
Grainge began working at the MPC, a talent scout company, as a runner when he was 18 years old. He then joined April Music’s A&R department after being offered the job by Maurice Oberstein. He became the director of RCA Music Publishing in 1982.
In 2005, Lucian became the chairman of t of Universal Music Group International until 2010. He became the CEO of Universal Music Group in January 2011 and later the chair ma in March replacing Doug Morris.
As the CEO, of UMG, Lucian sought to increase UMG’s international digital expansion through distribution partnerships with technology companies, such as YouTube, Facebook, Tencent, Spotify, and Apple.
The company has seen a rise in its net worth which was at $22 billion in 2017 since Lucian took over leadership. In 2019, the company is at a valuation of $50 billion.
Lucian Grainge Salary
Grainge earns an annual salary of over $10 million as the chairman and Chief executive officer of Universal Music Group
Lucian Grainge Net Worth
Grainge has a net worth of $50 million in 2021 as the chairman and Chief executive officer of Universal Music Group.
Lucian Short Bio
Full name: Sir Lucian Charles Grainge
Age: 61 years old
Date of Birth: 29th February 1960
Height: 5 feet 6 inches
Weight: To be updated
Parents: Jeanette, Cecil Grainge
Siblings: Nigel Grainge
Children: Elliot, Alice, and Betsy
Education: To be updated
Occupation: Record Executive and Businessman.
Salary: $10 million
Net Worth: $50 million