Popular Canadian singer Mac DeMarco is known for a whole lot of tracks but mostly for the LP Rock and Roll Night Club which was his debut. He is also a songwriter, a producer, and a multi-instrumentalist who has recorded great achievements in the course of his music career. DeMarco is generally perceived as a blue wave musician but he often describes his style as jizz jazz. Here are other interesting facts about the singer
Mac DeMarco Bio, Age
He was born on April 20, 1990, in Duncan, British Columbia, Canada. Growing up in Edmonton, Alberta he attended McKean School where he was involved with several bands. But it was more about interest and leisure at the time. After his high school graduation from Strathcona High School in 2008, Mac moved to Vancouver and began taking significant steps towards a career in music.
At Vancouver Mac couldn’t be more encouraged, he started out by recording music in his apartment. With a totally different approach on his mind, he recorded an EP, Heat Wave which was a carefully selected list of his best songs since he arrived in Vancouver. This was only one of his many early projects. He released Heat Wave in 2009 and it was a massive success.
Mac found his breakthrough in 2012 following his deal with the record label, Captured Track. Subsequently, he released an LP, Rock and Roll Night Club, which said a lot about his unique style of music. This motivated DeMarco to release the album 2 which was a commercial success. In 2014 the talented musician released his second studio Album, Salad Days which topped various charts at the time. The following year in August, he released another album, Another One which was another notable production by the singer.
In May 2017 Mac released his third studio album titled This Old Dog. He made massive sales from the album which also topped various charts. It has been a flourishing career for Mac DeMarco over the years. The multitalented artist has succeeded in carving a niche for himself with his very unique music style.
His Net Worth
Mac DeMarco has his net worth estimated at $3 million by various sources. This figure is credited to his musical endeavors which include various live performances as well as album sales and tours. Given his determination and hard work, this amount could become a trifling figure to the talented singer in the coming years.
Family – Dad, Sister
DeMarco who is of Italian descent was named Vernor Winfield McBriare Smith IV after his great-grandfather and grandfather. DeMarco’s father Mac Smith III left his family when the singer was only five years old; Mac never had a relationship with him. According to reports, his parents were never married. Mac’s father, an alcoholic and drug addict refused to pay child support to his mother causing her to change her children’s surnames.
Mac DeMarco was born into a family of musically inclined people. He had a talented opera singer for a grandmother and his grandfather was a killer on the saxophone. Mac’s mother Agnes DeMarco, also dabbled into music when she was much younger although she tilted her interest to something else as the years went by. This must have been how he got his musical inclination, but Mac did not act on this drive of his until he was ready to leave high school.
Mac has a younger brother named Hank. However, there is no much information as to whether he has more siblings, despite references to his mother, father, and grandparents. It is believed by some that Mac has a sister. But further investigations show that the sister being referred to is actually one of DeMarco’s tracks. Sister is one of the tracks on Mac’s third studio album This Old Dog which he released in May 2017.
The song, Sister was his shortest track on the album with 1:19 minutes as its duration. Many have wondered who the song was meant for as the singer has not made mention of a blood-related sister.
DeMarco is in a relationship with Kiera McNally his longtime girlfriend. The couple started out as childhood friends in their teenage and took things to a more serious level as they got older. Mac and Kiera were reportedly 14 when hey became friends and have been dating for over seven years. DeMarco’s relationship with McNally is not one he is ashamed of or hides from the media. He has mentioned Kiera on various platforms and always gushes over her publicly as the love of his life.
Body Measurement – Height and Weight
Mac DeMarco has got the right body features that suit his showbiz career. He stands at a height of 5ft 11in (1.74m) which is quite proportional to his weight of 77kg (170lbs). The Ode to Victory singer has got hazel eyes which give him a unique glow.