Clairo, who began posting music through the internet at the age of 13, made a considerable fortune; the singer and songwriter, who is also known as a “bedroom popstar” achieved celebrity status after she signed with MTV to record a song; even though the song was never used as background music.
While Clairo, born Claire Elizabeth Cottrill, was attending high school, she posted a couple of videos including covers and mixes through SoundCloud and YouTube. Also posting short films through her verified social media & video platforms, the young musician came to prominence internationally back in 2017.
The year, she launched a video for her song titled ‘Pretty Girl‘ and it was viewed millions of times on YouTube. The song, which has 80s vibes, also used by Transgender Law Center for a compilation. Her previous videos including ‘Flamin Hot Cheetos‘ also went viral on the video-sharing platform; so, she earned thousands of dollars from YouTube ads while she was becoming a pop star.
The same year – 2017 – Clairo got offers from high-class record labels including Capitol, RCA, and Columbia, and she started working with Chance the Rapper’s manager Pat Corcoran. With the help of her brand new manager, the young artist, became a part of Dua Lipa‘s tour. Between 2018 and 2019, she performed at Coachella and Lollapalooza.
What’s Clairo’s net worth in 2o21?
After the 22-year-old star released one of her signature works, ‘Bags‘ in 2019, marked a turning point in her career and doubled her net worth. As fans already know, she launched her very first album ‘Immunity‘ and garnered high praises for not only ‘Bags,’ but also ‘Closer to You’ and ‘Sofia.’
Made her TV show debut performing ‘I Wouldn’t Ask You’ on ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live!,’ Clairo received Boston Music Awards for Pop Artist of the Year for her debut album which was listed as one of the 2019’s albums by The Guardian, Pitchfork, Billboard and Los Angeles Times.
The singer, who became a member of the group ‘Shelly’ in 2020, boasts a net worth of $250 thousand.