Quick Facts of
- First NameMarcus
- Last NameMumford
Marcus Mumford is an English-American singer-songwriter, musician, and record producer. He is most known as the frontman of the Grammy Award-winning English folk rock band, Mumford & Sons.
What is Marcus Mumford’s Net Worth?
Per the reportings of celebritynetworth.com, Marcus Mumford is worth $10 million.
Marcus’s wealth can be attributed to his career as a musician and the frontman of the critically acclaimed and commercially successful British folk rock band, Mumford & Sons, along with concessions like salary, record sales, touring and merchandising, etc.
Marcus founded Mumford & Sons in late 2007 with musicians Ben Lovett, Winston Marshall, and Ted Dwane. Each member of Mumford & Sons is a multi-instrumentalist, with Marcus himself playing the guitar, drums, and mandolin, in addition to being the lead vocalist.
After touring small venues throughout most of their early years, they signed with a major label and dropped their debut studio album, Sigh No More, on October 5, 2009. The album peaked at #1 in Australia music charts and #2 in the UK and US charts. To date, the album has sold 3,200,000 copies and been certified platinum 3 times by the RIAA.
Their sophomore album, 2012’s Babel, brought forth even more success, topping the UK and US charts, and selling 2,700,000 copies in the US. The album was also certified platinum 2 times.
Their fourth and fifth studio albums, 2015’s Wilder Mind and 2018’s Delta performed well on the charts and was a commercial success.
Additionally, they have released two live albums, six EPs, and twenty-one singles.
They have amassed numerous music awards including an Album of the Year for Babel and Best Music Film for Big Easy Express at the 2013 Grammys.
In July 2013, Marcus and wife Carey purchased a country retreat in Devon, England, for a reported £2 million ($2.53 million).
The 16th century farmhouse is set amidst the Devon countryside with sprawling farmland and rolling green hills.
What is Marcus Mumford’s Age, and His Height?
Marcus Mumford was born Marcus Oliver Johnston Mumford on January 31, 1987. Born to English immigrants John and Eleanor Mumford in Anaheim, California, Marcus had both English and American citizenships.
His parents ended up returning to England when he was six months old and he grew up in Wimbledon Chase, London.
He attended King’s College School and upon graduation, enrolled in the University of Edinburgh. He dropped out a year later and returned to London to pursue his musical career.
Who is Marcus Mumford Married to? How Many Children Does He Have?
Marcus Mumford has been married to his longtime friend and actress, Carey Mulligan. Mulligan is an actress most known for her roles in Pride & Prejudice and Bleak House.
Mumford and Mulligan had been pen pals all through childhood. They reconnected as adults and their platonic friendship soon turned romantic.
They got engaged in July 2011 and tied the knot nine months later on April 21, 2012.
With Mulligan, Marcus is father to two children: daughter Evelyn Grace (born in September 2015) and son Wilfred (born in August 2017).