Wang Leehom Net Worth
Leehom Wang Net Worth: Leehom Wang is an American singer/songwriter, record producer, actor and film director who has a net worth of $16 million. Alexander Lee Hom Wang was born May 17, 1976 in Rochester, New York. Formally trained at the Eastman School of Music, Williams College and Berklee College of Music, Wang's musical style is known for fusing Chinese elements (Beijing opera, traditional styles of ethnic minorities and Chinese classical orchestra) with hip-hop and R&B. Wang has been active in music since the mid-nineties and has appeared on 25 albums to date. He is a four-time winner of Taiwan's Golden Melody Awards—equivalent to the Grammys of Taiwanese music. Aside from his music, Wang also acted in several films, including Ang Lee's Lust, Caution and Jackie Chan's film Little Big Soldier. As an environmental activist, his album Change Me was dedicated to raising eco-awareness among Chinese youth. Wang was one of the first torchbearers for the Beijing 2008 Summer Olympics and performed in the closing ceremony in Beijing. He was again a torchbearer for the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, making him the only person in the Mandarin pop circle to have taken part in the event twice. He is a longtime ambassador for World Vision Taiwan and was appointed World Vision Malaysia's 15th anniversary ambassador (October 2011 to September 2012). Leehom Wang was listed as one of Goldsea's "The 100 Most Inspiring Asian Americans of All Time". His first language is English, although he learned to speak Chinese at the age of 18. He also speaks a bit of French, Cantonese and Japanese.