James Kennedy is a famous singer, producer, songwriter, and Disc Jockey. He became popular for his role in the reality series Vanderpump Rules. As of 2021, James Kennedy net worth is estimated to be $4 million.
Family and Early Life
James Kennedy whose birth name is James Gеоrgіоu was born on 24th April 1992 in London, England. His parents’ names are Andros and Jacqueline Georgiou. He has two siblings. His father Andros Georgiou was a singer and a managing director at Aegean Records. James’ mother was a professional model. His father worked with famous English singer George Smith who later became James’ godfather.
His family relocated to Ibiza Spain when James was 14 years and later to Los Angeles in the United States where they are currently residing. James attended school but was not successful in academics. However, he excelled in music from a very young age. He performed as a lead guitarist in his school’s band. He joined Crosskeys College and later Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama.
James worked as a bartender in one of Lisa Vanderpump’s restaurants called SUR before he decided to focus on his music production business. He released his first hit song Feeling You in 2016. He also became a DJ and a certified electronic producer. His first album was See You Next Thursday released in one of the city restaurants.
Apart from being a DJ and a producer, James has excelled in acting and has appeared in a number of reality shows including Brave after Hours with Carrie Keagan and Vanderpump Rules where he was one of the main cast members.
As James became famous and started to get more money, his rise was affected by his excessive alcohol intake. This situation cost him personal and business relationships. In 2019 he decided to completely stop drinking focus on his career. This has seen him become more productive and effective in his career. It has also strengthened his relationship with his family and girlfriend Raquel Leviss.
James is active on social media. He has over 120,000 followers on twitter and 400,000 followers on Instagram.
James Kennedy Net Worth
James Kennedy net worth (current) is estimated to be $4 million. His main source of income is his career as a DJ and electronic music producer. He also receives money from his live performances in different concerts. James earned a huge sum of money from the reality show, The Vanderpump Rules. He was paid between $10,000 and $15,000 per episode in the series.