If we are talking about the melodious singer and talented songwriter in the field of the music industry then Pete is the first name who ruled a music industry decades. He is famous for his bassist and primary lyricist for the American rock band Fall Out Boy. To know his exact net worth, salary and wife scroll below.
Biography of Pete Wentz
An American singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Wentz was born as Peter Lewis Kingston Wentz III. Later he became famous as Pete Wentz. He had opened his eyes in 1979, at Wilmette, Illinois, an affluent suburb of Chicago. He celebrates his birthday every year on 5th June.
He had done his schooling from New Trier High School. In North Shore Country Day School, he used to be an all-state soccer player. During his first year of high school, he began skipping school regularly and smoking marijuana with friends but later quit as it was affecting his grades at school.
After completing his high school he attended DePaul University. He studied political science, dropping out one-quarter shy of graduation to focus on Fall Out Boy in there.
Married or Dating? Find out her relationship
The handsome hunk name was added with many glamorous ladies. He was dating with Michelle Trachtenberg in 2006. Later he had also Jeanne White, Alicia Simmons.
In 2008, he had tied his knot with singer Ashlee Simpson after dating 2 years. On the 17th of May and Ashlee’s pregnancy was confirmed two weeks later. They welcomed their first son Bronx Mowgli Wentz on November 20, 2008. Later on 8 February In 2011, they got divorced.
As of now, he is currently dating with Meagan camper since May 2011 and they revealed her first pregnancy of their child on 17 February 2014 and the child, a son Saint Laszlo was born on 21st August 2014.
Family life of Pete Wentz
He is the son of Dale (née Lewis), a high school admissions counselor, and Pete Wentz II, an attorney. He had grown up with his parents and siblings at his hometown and birthplace Wilmette. He has a younger sister, Hillary, and a younger brother, Andrew. Belonging to the mixed(Afro-Jamaican, English, and German) ethnicity while he holds an American Nationality.
Pete’s maternal grandfather, Arthur Winston Lewis, served as the U.S. Ambassador to Sierra Leone; Arthur Winston Lewis’ cousin is General Colin Powell. He is of English and German descent on his father’s side and Afro-Jamaican on his mother’s side. Since childhood, he was very fond of music.
Pete has a slim built body. He has a height of 5 ft 6 inch (168 cm) with a weight of 67kgs (148 lbs). His body measurement is 38 cm (chest)- 35.5 (arms) -32 cm (waist).
Career & Networth
Talking about the career of Pete, he started his journey as a lead vocalist as well as a Lyricist with the Arma Angelus. Later he appeared in the Chicago hardcore punk scene and several bands in the late 1990s.
He appeared in First Born (first band, formed in 1993), Birthright, Extinction, Arma Angelus (alongside Tim McIlrath, Frontman of Rise Against, Yellow Road Priest, and Racetraitor. In 2002, he released his first EP named Fall Out Boy/Project Rocket Split EP.
He released his third and fourth albums called My Heart Will Always Be the B-Side to My Tongue and From Under the Cork Tree in 2004-2005 respectively. His albums song got a viral and a grossed position in Billboard Hot 100.
After he wrote the song “Sugar, We’re Goin Down” with his dad in Chicago; the song peaked at #8 on the Billboard Hot 100. In 2007, he recorded Fall Out Boy’s fourth album, Infinity on High.
His fourth album made a debuting at #1 on the Billboard 200 with 260,000 sales, spurred by the lead single, “This Ain’t a Scene, It’s An Arms Race”, which reached the top ten in the US & UK and topped the charts in New Zealand.
Later his second single, “Thnks for the Mmrs” sold more than 2 million units in the US. He had released numerous albums such as Folie à Deux, American Beauty/American Psycho, Young, and Menace as well.
How much is his Net Worth?
As a bassist, lyricist, and backing vocalist for the American rock band Falls Out Boy he had earned a huge name and fame in his lifetime career. The net worth of a talented singer has been estimated at around $ 16 million while his annual exact salary is under review yet. There is no doubt that his net worth and salary will increase in the upcoming years.