Zakir Hussain Net Worth 2020

Zakir Hussain Net Worth, Earning and Salary 2020

Well, musicians have their own class, they don’t need any other introduction and some of them master it in such a way that they have the ability to amuse anyone who would come across their talents. Irrespective of anything, these are some of those people in the society who are respected by all. Today we are going to talk about one such eminent personality of the nation, who has mastered the art of playing tabla in the best way that you can possibly think of. Yes, you might have guessed whom am talking about, it’s none other than Zakir Hussain, the tabla maestro.


Zakir Hussain Net Worth

Zakir Hussain Biography:

Zakir Hussain was born in the year 1951. He is the son of legendary tabla player Allah Rakha. Being the son of one of the best tabla players of the world, Zakir started having his classes quite early. His father started helping him with the tabla lessons as early as when he was 3 years old. By the age of 11 Zakir started off with the tours. This was the beginning of his career and it was quite evident that on recent future Zakir Hussain Net worth would reach a height that only a few others can think of. The tabla maestro started off with his first years with as many as 150 dates in a single year where he had to perform. And in all of them, not one of the spectator failed to appreciate the classy performance. He had also completed with his PhD in the same department from the United States in the year 1969 from the University of Washington. In the year 1991when Zakir Hussain went on to release the Planet Drum album on the Rykodisc label, he was awarded with the prestigious Grammy Award for Best World Music Album, which happens to be the first Grammy award ever in the category. In the year 2009, Zakir Hussain earnings saw new height, with him getting the Grammy Award for Best Contemporary World Music Album. Zakir Hussain has also been a music director for Malayalam films.
Zakir Hussain is married to Antonia Minnecola who happens to be a well-known Kathak dancer and teacher. The couple has two daughters. Zakir Hussain has been a professor in some of the best colleges of the whole world and these include the likes of Princeton University and Stanford University. He is now a resident of San Francisco.

Zakir Hussain Earning Sources:

Zakir Hussain has surely earned most of his wealth from the musical world and has also never failed to amuse us with his talent. Zakir Hussain earnings have always been significant owing to the great talent that he has in him. In the year 1988, Zakir was awarded with the Padma Shree and in the year 2002, he got Padma Bhushan by the Government of India. He also has also received the highest award from the United States Government which the government lends out to the traditional musicians, namely National Endowment for the Arts’s National Heritage Fellowship. We hope that Zakir Hussain earnings continue to increase at the best possible rate in the years to come and he keeps amusing us with the profound talent that he has in the musical field.

Zakir Hussain Age, Car, House, Wife, Girlfriend, Height & Weight

Nickname – Zakir

Zakir Hussain Husband/Boy FriendAntonia Minnecola

Date of Birth / Birth City9 March 1951 / Mumbai, Maharashtra

Zakir Hussain Age – 65

Zakir Hussain House LocationSan Francisco

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