Jonathan King aka Kenneth George King is an song-writer, singer, record producer from England. King produced and authored the Brit Awards for the BBC in 1990–1992, and he hosted the ceremony in 1987. When “Everyone’s Gone to the Moon,” a song he wrote and sang while still an undergraduate, became a hit on the charts in 1965, he first gained national attention. He discovered and gave the moniker Genesis to the rock group in 1967 while producing their debut album From Genesis to Revelation as an independent producer. In 1972, he established UK Records as his own label. Lets know more about Jonathan King net worth, wife and many more:
How much is Jonathan King net worth and earnings? Is he a millionaire?? Awards and achievement
Jonathan King net worth: He is one of England’s most popular singers, having captivated fans for more than twenty years. He has achieved a great lot of fame and money as a song-writer as a consequence of his ability and hard work. Jonathan King net worth is estimated as more than $10 million. He also makes money by marketing brands and working at concerts, among other shows. He is a promising actor and singer who has amassed a considerable sum of money performing his first album From Genesis to Revelation.
Beginning in 1995, he chose and produced the British entries for the Eurovision Song Contest, including the winning entry in 1997, “Love Shine a Light,” by Katrina and the Waves. He also produced the Brit Awards in the early 1990s. Jonathan King was “really talented” and capable of “storming the pop charts at will, under a hundred various disguises,” according to Rod Liddle in 2010. He had reportedly sold more than 40 million records throughout his career, according to The Guardian in 2002.
King was found guilty of child sexual abuse in September 2001 and given a seven-year prison term for sexually abusing five boys between the ages of 14 and 15 in the 1980s. He was cleared of 22 similar allegations in November 2001. In March 2005, he received a parole discharge. Multiple not guilty verdicts in a subsequent trial for sexual offenses against young boys led to the trial’s abandonment in June 2018.
Meet the stunning wife of King and their kids
He is a happily married man with the love of his life and proud parents of their lovable kids. According to sources, in 1971, The dashing star Jonathan King weds Valli Kemp, an Australian former model and actress turned fashion designer. Kemp remarried and gave birth to three children after moving permanently back to Australia in 1985.
How old is famous star Jonathan? Parents, family, education, nationality, childhood
Jonathan King was born on 6 December 1944 in Marylebone, London, England. As of 2023, he is 78-years-old. Jimmy King and Ailsa King were the proud parents of famous singer Jonathan. Professionally, his father was a managing director at Tootal, a tie manufacturer and mother was a former actress. According to sources, His father died when he was just 12-years-old. He grew up with their siblings James and Anthony.
Prior to entering the American Field Service during World War II and then taking the managing director position at Tootal Ties and Shirts, he attended Oundle School and Trinity College in Cambridge. His zodiac sign is Sagittarius and nationality is British.
How tall is Mr. King? Weight and other body measurement
King has a height of around 1.76 meters. His body weight is 82 kg. His body measurement is not known as of now. Jonathan has taken good care of himself. His dark eyes and gray hair enhance his look. He is pretty active on social media. On Twitter, he has 13.5K Followers with 23.1K Tweets. From social media, he also made his career strong.
Books, which was written by famous star King
- Bible Two: A Novel According to Jonathan King, London: W. H. Allen/Virgin Books in 1982.
- The Booker Prize Winner, London: Blake Publishing in 1997.
- 65: My Life So Far, London: Revvolution Publishing Ltd in 2009.
- Beware the Monkey Man (as Rex Kenny), London: Revvolution Publishing Ltd in 2010.
- Three Months: 100 Glorious Sunny Days in the Summer of 2012. A Diary, London: Kingofhits.com in 2012.
- Death Flies, Missing Girls and Brigitte Bardot (as Kenneth George King), Amazon Media in 2013
- 70 FFFY, London: Revvolution Publishing Ltd, Amazon Media in 2014.
- The Spirit Phone (as Kate Genifer), London: Revvolution Publishing Ltd, Amazon Media in 2016
- Don’t Go In (as KG Jonathan King), London: Revvolution Publishing Ltd, Amazon Media 2018.
- Guilty, London: Revvolution Publishing Ltd, Amazon Media 2019.