Greyson Michael Chance
Grey Grey, Greyson
Wichita Falls, Texas, USA
Edmond, Oklahoma, USA
Greyson completed his schooling at Cheyenne Middle School in Oklahoma in 2010.
- Father – Scott Chance
- Mother – Lisa Chance
- Siblings – Alexa Chance (Older Sister), Tanner (Older Brother)
Both of Greyson’s siblings are involved into music.
Guy Oseary (Madonna‘s manager) and Troy Carter (Lady Gaga’s manager) together manage Chance’s career.
Pop rock, piano rock, funk, dance pop, electronic
Vocals, piano, ukulele
Eleveneleven, Maverick, Streamline, Geffen Records
5 ft 9 in or 175 cm
57 kg or 126 pounds
Race / Ethnicity
Best Known For
His singing career and the Billboard’s #12 single “Waiting Outside the Lines” from his debut album.
Chance released his debut album Hold On ’til the Night on August 2, 2011, under eleveneleven, Geffen Records, Maverick Records, and Streamline Records. The album is just more than 36 minutes long and sold about 16,000 copies. It charted at number 29 in US’ Billboard 200.
He has not appeared in any of the movies except the TV movies of the Award functions.
First TV Show
Chance has guest appeared in many TV shows starting from 2010 like in VEVO’s ASK:REPLY, Teen Choice Awards 2010, Le grand journal de Canal+, Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, So Random!, Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show and others.
Greyson’s workout routine and diet plan are not known. He may not be stressing much on his fitness right now, but he will be in near future.
Greyson Chance Favorite Things
- Band – Journey
Source – Obsev.com
Greyson Chance Facts
- He started learning piano at the age of 8 and received the piano lessons consecutively for 3 years.
- Chance’s singing skills are kind of natural, as he did not take any formal vocal training.
- His music influences include Augustana (rock band), Christina Aguilera, Elton John, Lady Gaga, and John Legend (R&B singer) and John Lennon.
- Greyson’s soccer jersey number is 11.
- He posted Lady Gaga’s Paparazzi cover video on YouTube on April 28, 2010, but the video generated very low views for continuous 2 weeks (almost 10,000). But, the video became viral, when Tanner Chance (Greyson’s older brother) requested Ellen DeGeneres, in writing, to watch the video. Ellen, then called Greyson to perform on her show and soon the videos were embedded and shared by various people and websites including Wall Street Journal, Ashton Kutcher, TV Guide, etc.
- Chance is also the first artist to be signed by Ellen DeGeneres in her record label “eleveneleven”.