David Foster is a popular record producer who hails from Canada and is a musician, music producer, arranger, and composer. Foster has had a chance to work with some of the biggest acts globally, Jennifer Lopez, Michael Jackson, Celine Dion, Christina Aguilera, Madonna, Natalie Cole, Toni Braxton, and Michael Buble.
- 1 Quick Biography
- 2 Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
- 3 Education, School/College University
- 4 Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views
- 5 Married, Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children
- 6 Professional Life and Career
- 7 Awards & Nominations
- 8 David Foster Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2020
- 9 Rumors and Controversy/Scandal
- 10 Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
Foster was born in Victoria in British Columbia. He went on and auditioned to the lead band in an Edmonton nightclub that has been owned by a well-known musician, Tommy Banks. Tommy was the person who mentored David in jazz, producing various records as well as the music business.
|Full Name/Real Name:||David Walter Foster|
|Age:||71 years old|
|Birth Date:||1 November 1949|
|Birth Place:||Victoria, British Columbia|
|Spouse:||Katharine McPhee (m. 2019)|
|Children:||Erin Foster, Sara Foster, Allison Jones Foster, Amy S. Foster, Jordan Foster|
|Profession:||Songwriter, Composer, Musician, record producer, Music Executive, Arranger.|
|Net Worth in 2020:||$90 Million|
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
David Foster was born on 1 November 1949, and he is currently 71 years old, He has a height of 1.78 m and has a weight of 70 Kg.
Education, School/College University
There is minimal information that is available with regard to his education. In the year 1963, he went on and enrolled in the University of Washington. Here, he was taking a music program.
Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views
Foster is the son of Maurice Foster, who worked as a maintenance yard superintendent as well as Eleanor May Foster, who served as a homemaker. He holds Canadian nationality.
Married, Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children
Foster has been married four times. He does have five daughters and a total of seven grandchildren. His first wife was B.J Cook, who worked as a writer, and they were blessed with one daughter. They went on to get divorced in the year 1986. They have been blessed with three daughters, namely Sara Foster, Erin Foster, and Jordan Foster.
In the year 1991, he went on and tied the knot with an actress, Linda Thompson. They went on and got divorced in the year 2005. Later on, he went on and married Yolanda Hadid, who was a Dutch model in 2011. They went on and divorced in 2017. Currently, he is engaged to Katharine McPhee, who is a well-known American Idol Fame.
|Marital status? (single, married, in relation or divorced):||married|
|When did he get married? (married date):||28 June 2019|
|Does he have any relationship affair?||No|
|Is DAVID FOSTER Gay?||No|
|Wife/Spouse? (name):||Katharine McPhee (m. 2019)|
|Kids:||Erin Foster, Sara Foster, Allison Jones Foster, Amy S. Foster, Jordan Foster|
Professional Life and Career
David Foster was in a band that was named ‘Skylark’ was the keyboardist. Following this, he went on and founded a band that was named ‘Airplay.’ He has been able to play in an Album that was named ‘Extra Texture’ by George Harrison. He went on and worked as an album producer dubbed ‘Outside Inside’ as well as ‘The completion Backward Principle’ by Tubes.
In the year 1993, he went on and released his debut album that was named ‘The best of me.’ This would, later on, be followed by his self-titled album in the year 1986. Later on, he went on and released albums such as ‘Symphony Sessions,’ ‘Rive of Love,’ ‘Time Passings’ and many others.
He has also been able to release various compilation albums as well as singles ‘The best of me’, and ‘O Canada.’ He has also been able to produce albums for various artists. His debut album as the producer was ‘Single’ by Bill Champlin in the year 1978. In the year 2015, he served as a judge of the ‘Asia’s Got Talent.’
Awards & Nominations
There is no doubt that David Foster has had a successful career as a musician. He has been able to win 16 Grammy Awards and received over 47 nominations. In addition, he has received three times nomination to the Academy Awards. In the year he was able to win the Golden Globe Award for the ‘Best Original Song.’
David Foster Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2020
As of November 2020, David Foster has a net worth of $90 Million. This wealth has been generated from his successful career in the music industry. He has worked as a producer as well as an arranger.
Rumors and Controversy/Scandal
David Foster has easily managed to stay away from such controversies.
Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
His Facebook page has around 388,893 fan likes, and his Twitter account has around 100,000 followers. On his Instagram account, he has around 295,000 followers.
David Foster has been considered to be among the most successful musicians globally. He has also been able to produce various albums, and this does include Alice Cooper, Celine Dion, and Jennifer Lopez, among other very successful musicians. He is a well-known music producer and also a philanthropist. He founded the David Foster Foundation.