Tuomas Holopainen Net Worth

Tuomas Holopainen Net Worth is
$10 Million

Tuomas Holopainen Biography

Tuomas Holopainen Net Well worth: Tuomas Holopainen is a Finnish songwriter, musician, screenwriter, and record maker who includes a net well worth of $10 million. They released the albums Oceanborn in 1998, Wishmaster in 2000, and Century Kid in 2002. He began playing piano at seven and studied tenor saxophone and clarinet. He’s best known being the innovator, founder, songwriter, and keyboardist for the metallic band Nightwish.S. Nightwish was created in 1996 and their debut album Angels Fall Initial premiered in 1997. Tuomas Holopainen was created in Kitee, Finland in December 1976. Their 2004 launch Once offered over a million copies and helped the band breakthrough in the usa. Their single “Want I Experienced an Angel” received airplay on MTV in 2004 and was presented on three film soundtracks in the U. He became a member of his 1st bands in 1993 and used Darkwoods My Betrothed, Dismal Silence, Sethian, and Nattvindens Grat. Their 2007 album Dark Enthusiasm Play has sold nearly two million copies and their solitary “Amaranth” became effective in Europe. Nightwish may be the most effective Finnish band and offers offered over eight million information world-wide and earned over 60 gold and platinum awards and has already established five #1 albums and 13 #1 singles. In 2014 Holopainen released his debut solo studio album Music Influenced by the life span and Occasions of Scrooge.

Known for movies

Quick Facts

Full NameTuomas Holopainen
Net Worth$10 Million
Date Of BirthDecember 25, 1976
Height1.88 m
ProfessionRecord producer, Screenwriter, Multi-instrumentalist, Lyricist, Keyboard Player, Actor, Composer, Songwriter, While Your Lips Are Still Red, Bye Bye Beautiful, Wish I Had an Angel
EducationSibelius Academy
SpouseJohanna Kurkela
ParentsPentti Holopainen, Kirsti Nortia-Holopainen, While Your Lips Are Still Red, Bye Bye Beautiful, Wish I Had an Angel
SiblingsSusanna Holopainen, Petri Holopainen, While Your Lips Are Still Red, Bye Bye Beautiful, Wish I Had an Angel
Music GroupsWhile Your Lips Are Still Red, Bye Bye Beautiful, Wish I Had an Angel, Nightwish, For My Pain..., Sethian, Darkwoods My Betrothed, Nattvindens Gråt, Furthest Shore
MoviesImaginaerum by Nightwish

Interesting Facts

1 Enjoys pinball.
2 Is engaged to Finnish pop singer Johanna Kurkela, after being in a relationship for 5 years [2014].
3 Making demos for Nightwish's upcoming new album. [July 2010]
4 Has been in a relationship with a popular Finnish pop singer Johanna Kurkela since 2009.
5 His favorite Nightwish song is The Poet and the Pendulum.
6 One of his favorite albums is The Black Album by Metallica.
7 Got his graduation diploma at age 15.
8 Enjoys NHL hockey.
9 Favorite movies are the Village, The Shawshank Redemption, Dances with Wolves, Dead Poets' Society and Raiders of the Lost Ark.
10 Most of his songs are about his feelings about situations in which he has been.
11 Claims he gets his musical inspirations from film music and fantasy novels.
12 Has stated that he was not a fan of heavy music at all until he attended a Metallica and Guns 'N Roses concert in Kansas City whilst on a foreign exchange trip.
13 Says that Donald Duck is his favorite Disney character.
14 His mother signed him up for piano class in school when he was seven years old.
15 Studied clarinet, tenor saxophone, piano and music theory for eleven years at a music college.
16 Studied jazz and classical styles, but he didn't appreciate these styles preferring to be influenced by harmonic film music.
17 Has said that his biggest inspirations are Greek composer Vangelis and German composer Hans Zimmer.
18 Holopainen has been noted as a source of inspiration for other bands, especially within symphonic, gothic and power metal. Simone Simons, lead singer of Epica, stated that she began singing due to Nightwish.
19 During the winter of 2005/2006 he says he watched the film The Village 10 times a week, often 2 or 3 times a day. He referred to this film as "'Escapism' at its best". Holopainen often describes himself being an escapist, and has written a song about it with the same name.
20 Claimed that Disney inspired him when he was just 2 years old.
21 He also play in bands For My Pain and Timo Rautiainen.
22 His favorite director is James Cameron.
23 His favorite book is "The Lord Of The Rings" by J.R.R.Tolkien.
24 His favorite author are J.R.R.Tolkien and Stephen King.


1 Known for being influenced by fantasy and science-fiction films and novels
2 Heavy use of choirs and percussion.



SuomiLOVE TV Series lyrics - 1 episode, 2017 writer - 1 episode, 2017
Tarja: Luna Park Ride 2015 Video writer: "Stargazers", "Wishmaster"
Beauty & the Beat: Tarja Turunen & Mike Terrana 2014 Video writer: "Swanheart"
Imaginaerum 2012 writer: "Slow, Love, Slow"
Atop the Fourth Wall 2010 TV Series writer - 1 episode
Lieksa! 2007 writer: "While Your Lips Are Still Red"
The Cave 2005 writer: "Nemo"
Alone in the Dark 2005 lyrics: "Wish I Had an Angel" / music: "Wish I Had an Angel"
Plan-ilta lapselle 2004 TV Movie lyrics: "Wish I had an Angel" / writer: "Wish I had an Angel"
Rotanloukku 2003 TV Movie writer: "Sleeping Sun"
Kohtalon kirja 2003 arranger: "End of All Hope", "Slaying the Dreamer" / lyrics: "Slaying the Dreamer" / writer: "End of All Hope", "Slaying the Dreamer"
Tango Kabaree 2001 writer: "Wishmaster"
Eurovision laulukilpailu 2000 - Suomen karsinta 2000 TV Movie writer: "Sleepwalker"
Lista Top 40 TV Series lyrics - 1 episode, 1999 writer - 1 episode, 1999


Nightwish: Live at Ratina Stadion 2016 Video
Nightwish: Live at Wembley Arena 2016 Video
Lohtu 2014 Video short
Nightwish: End of an Era 2006 Video


Nightwish: Live at Ratina Stadion 2016 Video Keyboards
Imaginaerum 2012 Tom Whitman - age 47


Imaginaerum 2012 story

Music Department

Nightwish: Live at Teatro Metropolitan, Mexico City, Mexico 2015 TV Movie musician: keyboards


To Nightwish with Love 2016 Documentary thanks
Rock Suomi 2010 TV Series documentary thanks - 1 episode


Nightwish: Live at Wembley Arena 2016 Video Himself - Keyboards
Puoli seitsemän 2016 TV Series Himself
To Nightwish with Love 2016 Documentary Himself
Nightwish: Live at Teatro Metropolitan, Mexico City, Mexico 2015 TV Movie Himself
Arto Nyberg 2005-2015 TV Series Himself
Lohtu 2014 Video short Himself
Nightwish: Showtime, Storytime 2013 Video Himself - Keyboards
Please Learn the Setlist in 48 Hours 2013 Video documentary Himself
Heikki & Mikko Show 2012 TV Series Himself
Metal Evolution 2012 TV Series documentary Himself
Korkojen kera 2011 TV Series Himself
Summeri 2011 TV Series Himself
Strada 2011 TV Series Himself
Rock Suomi 2010-2011 TV Series documentary Himself
Rautaa rajan taa 2010 Documentary Himself
Weekend Music 2008 TV Series Himself
Boogie 2008 TV Series Himself
Nightwish: End of an Era 2006 Video Himself - Keyboards
Pop Klubi 2006 TV Series Himself
Top of the Pops 2004 TV Series Himself
Nightwish: End of Innocence 2003 Video documentary Himself, songwriter, keyboards, producer
Nightwish: From Wishes to Eternity - Live 2001 Video Himself, keyboards
Eurovision laulukilpailu 2000 - Suomen karsinta 2000 TV Movie Himself (as Nightwish)
Lista Top 40 1999 TV Series Himself - Performer / Interviewee

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