One of the 50 Most Beautiful People in the world by People magazine, Chris Isaak is a rock musician from the United States. He is renowned in the world from his single, Wicked Game which was the nationwide top ten hit of 1991. Besides music, he is also an occasional actor.
Chris Isaak's early life
Chris Isaak who is known for his falsetto-style voice was born as Christopher Joseph Isaak on 26th June 1956 to parents Dorothy Isaak and Joe Isaak. He was raised in the humble background in Stockton, California, United States of America. He is an America and is of Germans and Italian descent.
A graduate of Amos Alonzo Stagg High School, Chris joined San Joaquin Delta Community College but later he got transferred to the University of the Pacific. He completed his undergraduate degree in English and Communications Arts in 1980.
Chris Isaak's career
Chris Isaak formed his first band, Silvertone in the year 1980. He signed a recording contract with Warner Bros. Records, and he finally released his debut album, Silvertone on 10th of January 1985.
This album was hit album however, it was not that commercially successful as expected. At the end of 1990, he released his single, Wicked Game and it is the first hit song of his career.
Chris Isaak's personal life
Chris Isaak has not been married yet; however, he has romantic love affairs with several actresses and models. He dated actress and singer, Minnie Driver and model and photographer, Helena Christensen for several months.
In 1999, he was seen with Bai Ling having romantic love affairs with her. This love life also lasted only for about a year.
Chris Isaak's net worth
The actual figure about his salary is unknown however, his net worth is said to be around $21 million.
Chris Isaak has released several albums in her career, which have made quite earnings:
- Silvertone (1985): $191,100
- Chris Isaak (1986): $1,010,000
- Heart Shaped World (1989): $3,510,000