He was well known as a South African singer, Songwriter, Guitarist and publicly known as Shaun Morgan, Who was best known as the lead singer of band seether in South Africa. He was a prolific front row rugby player for starting three years in his high school, As well as he was a guitarist. He discovered Seattle Grunge at the age of 14 after when he listened to “Nirvan Never mind Album”, which inspired him to make his career in music.
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Biography and Early life
Morgan is born on 21 December 1978 in Bloemfontein, South Africa. Mostly he spent his early life in South Africa. He said in an interview when he was a child, his parents divorced. He had two siblings, brother Eugene who killed himself in 2007 and a sister Lucy. He was a front-row rugby player in his high school for the first three years. Morgan had an injury when his third year in school, and he was unable to play anymore. Which then led towards playing the Guitar.
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
So, how old is Shaun Morgan in 2021 and what is his height and weight? Well, Shaun Morgan’s age is 42 years old as of today’s date 2nd August 2021 having been born on 21 December 1978. Though, he is 6’1” in feet and inches and 188 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 209 lbs in Pound and 95kg in Kilograms.
Shaun Morgan had an interest in singing. He started his schooling at Merchiston Preparatory school. He was a rugby player; due to his injury, he was unable to play anymore. After that, he took an interest in Guitar. After completion of his school, he was admitted to Maritzburg college in Pietermaritzburg.
Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids
Morgan married Jill Hollon, and they have a daughter Jayde Morgan; they divorced in 2002. After that, Morgan dated Amy Lee, who was an Evanescence singer from 2003-2005. He spent lots of time with each other; she had written the song was “Call me when you are sober” about her relationship with Morgan. They broke up in 2005 .it has seen Morgan was in a relationship with Jordan Kirby for a long time, and both are blessed with a baby girl, lily & Recently, they are married on three May 2021.
Is Shaun Morgan Gay?
There was no sign of him being gay. He had many relationships throughout his life. He was married to Jill Hollon and got divorced in 2002. They have a daughter named Jayde Morgan. Also, he was in a relationship with Amy Lee after they broke up, recently he was married to Kerbey, and they were also a daughter named Lily.
Being a South African musician, he was known publicly as Shaun Morgan. Before the formation of his own band, he was a member of a tribute band. He formed his own band named “Saron Gas”. This band consists of four members, a lead guitarist, bassist, vocalist and a Drummer; Morgan was a lead Rhythm guitarist of this band. Some album of this band like Entitled fragile.
In 2002 this band relocated to the United States to wind up the record; at the request of wind-up, Morgan decided to change his band name from ‘Saron gas’ to seether. South African well-known band’ saron gas’ made many successful albums in US, Karma and effect(2005), Finding beauty in negative spaces(2007) are some album of seether band. Morgan collaborates with a hall of fame band and makes an album in the Deluxe version of Lynyrd that “Last of a Dyin Breed.”
As one of the best singer, Songwriter and Guitarist, he has been nominated several times for his singing. He was awarded many awards for his exciting performance; some of the awards also include. In 2008 MTV affairs music awards as a best alternative artist and for artist of the year. In 2011 Billboard charts award for No.1 active rock artist, Canadian hot 100 awards for active rock song of 2011. Media base award for No.1 song of the year. Revolver Golden God’s awards for a Best live band and Radio contraband for Indie Artist of the year in 2012.
Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Shaun Morgan in 2021
As per the current update, Morgan’s net worth is growing. He worked on many songs. He earned most from his music line. He also gets money from other sources like story writing and guitar playing. As of 2021, his estimated net worth is $6 million. Being a successful singer, he received many love from his fan.
From the above story we come to know that Morgan is a Very talented singer as well as guitarist. Everyone loves him for having a great personality. He struggled a lot throughout his life and became as successful lead singer of internationally famed rock band ‘seether’. Being a famous musician, he is also a good person. After death of his brother he felt pain which influenced him to reach out to people and help those suffering.
Facts of Shaun Morgan welgemold
- Gender Male
- full nameShaun Morgan welgemold
- birthplaceBloemfontein, South Africa
- Date of Birth December 21, 1978
- Age 43 years 7 months
- Horoscope Sagittarius
- Lucky Number 4
- Lucky Stone Turquoise
- Lucky Color Orange
- Best Match for Marriage Leo, Aquarius
- nationalitySouth African
- net worth$6 million
- professionSinger, Songwriter, Guitarist
- weightIn Kilograms –95 kg, In Pounds – 209 lbs
- heightIn Centimetres – 188cm, In Feet and Inches – 6’1”
- hair colorDyed red
- eye colorLight brown
- high schoolMerichiston Preparatory school