Awsten Knight is an American artist who is a well-known rock singer. He is the lead vocalist and guitarist of Houston-based band Waterparks.
Awsten Knight was born on 17th January 1992 in Houston, Texas. Currently, he is 27 years old. He holds the American nationality and his ethnicity is Caucasian.
He belongs to a family of four comprising of a nurse-father, PE teacher-mother, and a younger sister. But their name has not revealed.
When he was studying in class 4, Sum 41’s song inspired him to play guitar. He decided to drop out of college to go with music. His decision shocked his parents. But, In September 2019, he posted photos wearing green caps and gowns. In the photo, he was holding a certificate from the State University of Sheffield that he had received his Ph.D.
Currently, Awsten is single. Previously, he was in a relationship with Ciara Hannabut. They dated for a few years and broke up. Awsten usually doesn’t talk about his personal life and dating life to the media.
Awsten has a height of 5 feet 10 inches. He has a psychedelic hair. Similarly, he has heterochromia, so the colors of his eyes keep changing.
Awsten started his career as a guitarist in The Blue Poptarts band. In 2011, Awsten and Gage Matthieu formed the rock band, Waterparks In Houston, Texas. They met while playing in different bands. Geoff Wigington and drummer Owen Marvin are the first band members of the band.
On August 17, 2012, they did their first show at Warehouse Live in Houston. After their first show, both Gage and Owen left the band and Geoff Wigington and Otto Wood joined the band as their replacement.
In November 2015, They released three an EP, among which two were released independently while the third was released via Equal Vision. In the same month, the band got an opportunity to perform with Good Charlotte when Awsten’s band was performing at the Troubadour in West Hollywood, California.
Moreover, On November 4, 2016, they released their first full-length album named Double Dare. After that, they left the music company Equal Vision.
On 23rd May 2019, the band signed on with Hopeless. Their third full-length album named Fandom was released via Hopeless.
|Achievement of WaterparksWon, 2017 The Rock Sound Awards in the category Best International Breakthrough ArtistWon, the 2017 Alternative Press Music Awards in the category Best Breakthrough ArtistNominated in the 2017 Alternative Press Music Awards in the category Song of the Year for Stupid for YouNominated in the 2017 Alternative Press Music Awards in the category Album of the Year for Double Dare|
There is no information regarding his net worth, however, his net worth is estimated to be in $thousands.
Awesten is active on social sites Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook. He has 240k followers on Instagram and 132k on Twitter. Similarly, he holds 551 followers on his Facebook account.