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Date of Birth: 1961 , November-20
Birth Nation: United States
Name Jim Brickman
Birth Name Jim Brickman
Nick Name Jim, Brickman
Mother Sally Brickman
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Cleveland, Ohio, US
Ethnicity White/Native American
Profession Songwriter, recording artist, radio host
Working For Mood Entertainment
Net Worth $20 million
Hair Color Black
Famous for Music
Education Case Western Reserve University
Online Presence Wiki,Youtube,Twitter,Facebook
Albums No Words, The Gift, Grace, Greatest Hits, Hope, Homecoming

Quick Timeline of Jim Brickman

1961 Born in Cleveland, Ohio
1966 Began playing piano
1980 Founded The Brickman Arrangement
1994 Began his musical career
1997 Began his hosting career
1994 Released his first album
2009 Won Best New Age Album
2003 Won Grammy
2018 Net Worth Update

Detail Timeline of Jim Brickman

November 20 , 1961

Born in Cleveland, Ohio

Jim Brickman was from the middle class family born in Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America to mother Sally Brickman. He is an American and is of white descent. He is a tall guy and is also of average weight. 

1966

Began playing piano

Jim Brickman was interested in music since his childhood days. It is also said that he started playing piano since his childhood days. He first played piano when he was just five years old. He also attended Cleveland Institute of Music. 

1980

Founded The Brickman Arrangement

Jim Brickman is a multi talented person from United States. Before he began his professional musical career, he founded The Brickman Arrangement. The main purpose of that company was to write commercial articles for companies. 

1994

Began his musical career

It took a long time for him to finally begin his professional musical career.  Jim Brickman began his professional musical career since 1994 and during that time he was associated with Windham Hill Records. He also released his first album the same year. 

1997

Began his hosting career

Besides being pianist and songwriter, Jim Brickman is also the famous radio host. With the start of 1997, he began his radio hosting career and it was from Your Weekend with Jim Brickman. He has also hosted several other radio shoes till date. 

1994

Released his first album

It was 1994, when Jim Brickman began his musical career professionally. The same year he also released his first album and it was titled No Words. The feature song of that album was titled, Rocket to the Moon and it was kind of successful as it won several records in USA. 

2009

Won Best New Age Album

Jim Brickman has been nominated in lots of prestigious awards and he has also won some of them. In 2009, he got his nomination in one of the prestigious awards in the musical world and that was in Best New Age Album from his album, Faith.

2003

Won Grammy

 Grammy is one of the prestigious awards in the musical world and every one really fells honored if they win this award. Jim Brickman has also been honored with this award several times in his life. He won this award for the first time in 2003 and that was from his album, Peace. 

2018

Net Worth Update

As of 2018, Jim Brickman has an estimated net worth of $20 million.

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Jim Brickman, well-known from his last name Brickman, is a renowned American songwriter and Pop Pianist. He has also established himself as a radio host. He is famous for being the most charted male adult contemporary artist to date who has released songs like Destiny, The Gift, and Your Love to name a few.

Started Playing Piano At The Age Of 5

Jim Brickman was born in a middle-class family on 23 November 1961 in Cleveland, Ohio, the United States of America to mother Sally Brickman. He is of American nationality and is of white ethnicity.

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Jim attended Shaker Heights High School and was interested in music since his high school days. He began playing piano at 5. Later, he studied composition and performance at the Cleveland Institue of Music and also took business classes at Case Western Reserve University.

Founded Own Advertising Music Company At 19

At the age of 19, Jim founded his own advertising music company, The Brickman Arrangement, writing slogans for several companies across the country including McDonald, Pontiac, City of Cleveland, Isuzu, and Ohio Lottery.

He began his professional musical career since 1994 and during that time he was associated with Windham Hill Records.

Jim released his first album, No Words which was listed on the Billboard charts. Album Picture This was released in 1997, which adds a vocal performance, Valentine, by Martina McBride. The album was labeled platinum. 

Till now he has released several albums including Desting (1999), Valentine (2002), The Disney Songbook (2005), Christmas Romance (2006), Valentine Reissue (2008), Beautiful World (2009), Believe (2012), Love 2 (2013), Pure Romance (2015), Freedom Rings: Solo Piano (2016), A Joyful Christmas (2017).

Besides being a songwriter and pianist of pop and adult contemporary music, Jim is also well known as the radio host. 

Maintains A Low-Key Profile

Jim Brickman seems to be more focused on his career than his personal life and so far he has not revealed any information about his love affairs. The secretive pianist is yet to reveal whether he is married or still dating his girlfriend.

Jim is rumored to be a gay, however, nothing has been revealed by Jim to date.

Is A Millionaire

Besides, Jim, from his career earns a great salary which finally adds up to his estimated net worth of around $20 million. His annual salary is reported to be around $100 thousand. The musical career is the main source of his income.

There is no doubt that millionaire leads a lavish lifestyle.

Jim stands at the height of 5 feet 8 inches and has an athletic body build.