Nicholas Petricca Biography
|Date of Birth:||1987 , February-16|
|Age:||31 years old|
|Birth Nation:||United States of America|
|Height:||5 Feet 7 Inch|
|Birth Place/City||Ohio, United States|
|Net Worth||$2 million dollars.|
|Weight in KG||72 kg|
Nicholas Petricca is a popular rock singer from the United States. He is a founder, lead vocalist, as well as keys and synthesizer player for the pop/indie rock band, Walk the Moon.
Petricca's band has been nominated in American Music Award several times. In 2015, they got nominated for this award for New Artist of the Year, Favorite Alternative Artist and Favorite Pop/Rock Band/Duo/Group.
Early Life And Education Of Nicholas Petricca
Nicholas Petricca was born on February 16, 1987, in Cincinnati, Ohio, the United States of America under the birth sign of Aquarius. He was raised in Ohio by his American parents. His nationality is American and belonging to White American ethnicity.
Nicholas Petricca interest in music began at his early age and decided to form his own musical band. He studied at Kenyon College.
Nicholas Petricca's Musical Career
In 2006, he started taking his footsteps to form his own musical band. He collaborated with Kevin Ray, Sean Waugaman, and Eli Maiman and together they formed an American new rock band Walk the Moon in 2010. On November 16, 2010, they released their debut album called I Want! I Want!.
The album was hit overall and many songs were loved by people all around the world. The song Anna Sun was a massive hit and received some awards as well. The song heavily played on many radio stations and they became famous in the music industry.
Nicholas Petricca along with the band continued to impress their fans with their melodious songs. They released their new album, Talking is Hard on October 29, 2014.
Before releasing the album, they first released a single called “Shut Up and Dance” and the song massively hit all over the world breaking several records. Currently, he is busy with his new working album and quite busy at present.
Nicholas Petricca's Net Worth And Salary
Nicholas Petricca has maintained a pretty amount of bank balance from his career earnings. He has a whopping net worth of $2 million dollars. He stands at the height of five feet seven inch, which is around 170 cm. His weight is around 72 kg.
He is the lead singer and founder of the band, Walk the Moon. The band's name comes from the song "Walking on the Moon" by The Police. Their independent debut studio album I Want! I Want! was released in 2010.
Walk the Moon's third album Talking Is Hard was released in 2014 and reached #14 on the Billboard 200 chart. Their best known single is "Shut Up and Dance" which was certified Platinum and reached #1 on the US Alternative and US Rock charts. The single reached #4 in the US, Canada, Ireland, and the UK and #3 in Australia.
Nicholas Petricca's Personal Life
Nicholas Petricca is a popular singer and vocalist. He is highly admired for his professional achievements. His songs like Anna Sun, Tightrope, and Shut Up and Dance were listened to by people from all around the world.
Everybody is familiar with his personal life. He likes to keep his personal details to himself rather than sharing it with the whole world. As of now, he has not mentioned much more info about his affair, married, and girlfriend. He is unmarried.
Nicholas Petricca is very close to his family. He often celebrated holidays with his father and mother. In Feb 2017, Petricca lost his father. He was shocked and sad at the same time.
Nicholas Petricca is popular but controversy has not affected his professional career. Once in an interview, Nicholas revealed that his ex-girlfriend was Filipino. But did not reveal the details regarding his past affairs as well.
Social Media Involvement
Nicholas Pettrica has a huge number of admirers who follow him on social networking sites. Anyone of his fans can see his profiles on Twitter, Instagram, and the Facebook.