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Chris Rael Net Worth

Chris Rael Net Worth is
$17 Million

Chris Rael Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

Chris Rael is an eclectic American musician, singer, composer, and songwriter.Rael is the founder and leader of Indo-pop band Church of Betty, based in New York City. He has composed, recorded, and produced more than 25 CDs, collaborating with artists from around the world. He is the founder of indie label Fang Records, and has produced hundreds of live events in downtown New York City.Rael was a pioneer in the progressive music movement at the original Knitting Factory in New York in the 1980s. Throughout the 1990s, he studied Hindustani classical singing and sitar in Varanasi, India, forging a world-orchestral-pop style. The Village Voice has noted that “Chris Rael has consistently blended rock and Indian music better than any Western guitar guy, ever.” He produced Najma Akhtar's 1996 album, Forbidden Kiss.Rael's genres, besides Indo-pop, include progressive, chamber, and film/theater music. He composed and produced three Bollywood-parody songs for the 2003 film Cosmopolitan. In 2005, he received the Outstanding Soundtrack Award, out of a field of 230 film composers, at the Outfest Gay and Lesbian Film Festival in Los Angeles, for the Lower East Side Biography Project's Queer Realities and Cultural Amnesia. He wrote and composed Araby, a musical based on James Joyce’s Dubliners, which has been performed at Dixon Place in New York City.Rael has been featured in the New York Times and Billboard and on NPR.Rael has performed around the world, including venues in the UK, Europe, Australia, India, Mexico, and across the U.S. He also traveled the world with his then wife, performance artist Penny Arcade, performing their two-person show Rebellion Cabaret.
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ProfessionActor, Music Department, Director

Music Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Independent LensTV Series documentary musician - 1 episode, 2004 songs - 1 episode, 2004

Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Far Away Home2008Video documentary

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Cosmopolitan2003TV MovieBand Member

Camera Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Far Away Home2008Video documentary camera operator

Composer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Far Away Home2008Video documentary

Editor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Far Away Home2008Video documentary

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Far Away Home2008Video documentary producer

Sound Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Far Away Home2008Video documentary sound editor

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Far Away Home2008Video documentary
Independent Lens2004TV Series documentaryBand Member

Won Awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovie
2005Audience AwardL.A. OutfestOutstanding Soundtrack

Known for movies


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