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Benji Madden Net Worth

Benji Madden Net Worth is
$14 Million

Benji Madden Biography

Benjamin Levi Madden was born on 11th March, 1979, in Waldorf, Maryland USA. He is a songwriter, singer, guitarist as well as producer widely known as Benji Madden. He, together with his twin brother Joel Madden, founded the music bands The Madden Brothers and Good Charlotte. Since 1995, Benji has been actively participating in the life of the entertainment industry.

Is Madden rich? It has been estimated that currently his net worth stands at $14 million. which has been accumulated through earning $185,598 per month and $2,227,171 per year (2014). It is expected that the following year, his net worth will be over $16 million.

Benji Madden Net Worth $16 Million

In 1995, Benji together with his brother Joel formed the rock band Good Charlotte. The band which plays pop punk, pop rock and alternative rock music is active up to date. Current members are Joel Madden – the lead vocalist, Paul Thomas – the bassist, Billy Martin – keyboardist and guitarist and Benji Madden – vocalist and guitarist. So far, the band has released 20 singles, 5 studio albums, 2 compilation albums, 2 EPs, 3 video albums and 18 music videos. All the studio albums received certifications for sales: “Good Charlotte” (2000) gold (USA) and silver (UK), “The Young and the Hopeless” (2002) three times platinum (USA), 2 times platinum (Canada), platinum (UK and Australia), “The Chronicles of Life and Death” (2004) platinum (UK and Australia), gold (UK), “Good Morning Revival” (2007) gold (Canada), platinum (Australia) and silver (UK), “Cardiology” (2010) gold (Australia). Gold certifications in various countries welcomed the singles “Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous” (2002), “The Anthem” (2003), “I Just Wanna Live” (2005) and “Keep Your Hands off My Girl” (2007); platinum singles were “Dance Floor Anthem (I Don’t Want to Be in Love)” (2007), “Like It’s Her Birthday” (2010), “Sex on the Radio” (2010) and “Last Night” (2011). No doubt that all the above mentioned releases have helped to increased Benji’s wealth.

Then, in 2011the brothers decided to establish another band focused on pop and folk rock, and they founded The Madden Brothers band, which is active up until now. They have released three singles, a studio album and a mixtape. The single “We Are Done” (2014) topped the charts in Australia and New Zealand, and was certified platinum (USA and New Zealand).

Furthermore, Benji Madden has made appearances in films and on television. As a judge he appeared in the TV shows “Australian Idol” (2009), “The Voice Kids” (2014) and “The Voice Australia” (2015). More, he has starred in the films “Fast Future Generation” (2006), “Punk’s Not Dead” (2007), “Paris, Not France” (2008) and “6 Beers of Separation” (2009).

In 2002 Benji Madden and his brothers attempted to branch out into fashion, but that was hardly successful so MADE became DCME in 2006, specialising in hoodies, caps and accessories, and largely reflecting the owners’ personal tastes. Unfortunately DCME also closed its doors, in 2011.

Benji is a fan of boxing and martial arts. He has a big collection of Living Dead Dolls. His body is covered with countless tattoos including the tattoo of Ben Franklin on his back.

Madden was in a long term relationship with a singer, actress and model Sophie Monk. They were engaged though decided to split up after some time. Later, Benji dated singer Eliza Doolittle, television personality Holly Madison and model, actress and singer Paris Hilton. In 2015, he married actress Cameron Diaz. The family resides in Beverly Hills, California USA.

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Quick Facts

Full NameBenji Madden
Net Worth$14 Million
Date Of BirthMarch 11, 1979
Place Of BirthWaldorf, Maryland, United States
Height5 ft 6 in (1.68 m)
ProfessionGuitarist, vocalist, songwriter, producer
EducationLa Plata High School, La Plata High School
NationalityAmerican
SpouseCameron Diaz (m. 2015)
ParentsRoger Combs, Robin Madden, Lifestyles of the Rich & Famous, I Just Wanna Live, The Anthem, Robin Madden, Roger Combs, Lifestyles of the Rich & Famous, I Just Wanna Live, The Anthem
SiblingsJoel Madden, Josh Madden, Sarah Madden
NicknamesBenjamin Levi Combs , Madden, Benji , benji_madden , Benjamin Levi Madden , Benj , Benji , Kid Vicious , Benjamin "Benji" Madden
Twitterhttp://www.twitter.com/benjaminmadden
Instagramhttp://www.instagram.com/benjaminmaddenhttp://www.instagram.com/benjaminmadden
MySpacehttp://www.myspace.com/benjimadden
Wikipediahttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Benji_Madden_1979
Allmusicwww.allmusic.com/artist/benji-madden-mn0000153555
AwardsMTV Australia Awards, MTV Video Music Awards, Nickelodeon Australian Kids' Choice Awards, MTV Video Music Awards Japan, Kerrang! Awards, TMF Awards, Much Music Video Awards
Music GroupsGood Charlotte (Since 1995), The Madden Brothers (Since 2011), Taintstick (Since 2009)
Movies“Fast Future Generation” (2006), “Punk’s Not Dead” (2007), “Paris, Not France” (2008), “6 Beers of Separation” (2009), “Not Another Teen Movie” (2001)
TV Shows“Australian Idol” (2009), “The Voice Kids” (2014), “The Voice Australia” (2015), “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon”, “The Voice” (TV Series)


Interesting Facts

#Fact
1Has Cameron Diaz's name tattooed across his chest.
2[December 2014] Became engaged to Cameron Diaz.
3On March 27, Good Charlotte released their latest record, "Good Morning Revival". [March 2007]
4Good Charlotte are currently touring for their "Chronicles of Life and Death" CD. They are planning to be back in the studio in June of 2006 for their new record. [December 2005]
5Released new album 'Chronicles of Life and Death' [October 2004]
6His band, Good Charlotte, is recording their third album at Barefoot Studios in California. [April 2004]
7Brother-in-law of Nicole Richie.
8Hosted his own MTV show, with twin brother, called "All Things Rock".
9He has English, as well as Irish, Scottish, and German, ancestry.
10Has a matching stitch tattoo on his right hand that he got with his best friend, Tony Lovato, which means blood brothers for life. Also got a matching spider web tattoo on his left elbow that represents the friendship between them.
11Has Benjamin Franklin tattooed on his back resembling a 100 dollar bill but the letters DCMA are in place of where the 100 would be on the dollar bill.
12Is a DJ.
13Kid Vicious was his nickname because his idol was Sid Vicious from The Sex Pistols.
14DCMA is his new clothing company.
15Has about 100 hours of tattoo work.
16Was engaged to his Japanese girlfriend Rin Kozue. 2004-2005.
17His best friend is Tony Lovato from the band "Mest".
18Has two nieces: Clementine who was born December 20, 2007, and Harlow Winter Kate who was born Janaury 11, 2008.
19Was formerly engaged to actress Sophie Monk from 2006 to February 2008.
20He plays different guitars, the one he's playing in the Girls & boys video (the green one) is an 'Ernie Ball Silhouette Special' and he uses two amps - a 'Soldano Decatone' head into a 'Marshal 4X12' and a 'Budda' combo (depending on what sound he wants to make).
21Has an older brother, Joshua, (who DJs and helps run their clothing line "Made" and their new one "DCMA", a younger sister, Sarah, (lead singer in a band, "Her Daily Obession") and a twin brother, Joel Madden.
22His parents are Roger and Robin.
23Began working at age 16.
24Was a shampoo technician before becoming a guitarist.
25Oldest twin by 5 minutes
26Began teaching himself guitar at 16
27Bought a boxer named Cashdogg with his first paycheck.
28Attended La Plata High School in Maryland.
29Guitarist/singer for the band Good Charlotte.
30Older twin brother of Joel Madden


Trademarks

#Trademark
1Lip piercings
2Tattoos


Pictures

All Benji Madden pictures

Nominated Awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2003MTV TRL AwardMTV TRL AwardsSneak Attack AwardGood Charlotte

Joel Madden (as Good Charlotte)


Filmography

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy FallonTV Series lyrics - 1 episode, 2016 music - 1 episode, 2016 writer - 1 episode, 2015 performer - 1 episode, 2014
The VoiceTV Series writer - 11 episodes, 2012 - 2016 performer - 9 episodes, 2014 - 2016
Conan2016TV Series writer - 1 episode
The Brittany Murphy Story2014writer: "Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous"
2014 MTV Video Music Awards2014TV Special writer: "Amnesia"
The Voice Kids2014TV Series writer - 2 episodes
The Footy Show2012TV Series writer - 1 episode
The Tonight Show with Jay LenoTV Series performer - 1 episode, 2012 writer - 1 episode, 2010
American Reunion2012writer: "Last Night"
Dancing with the Stars2012TV Series writer - 1 episode
20 to 12008-2011TV Series documentary writer - 4 episodes
Hop2011writer: "The Anthem"
Jimmy Kimmel Live!2010TV Series writer - 1 episode
Teufelskicker2010"I Just Wanna Live"
Gangs2009writer: "The Truth"
It Takes Two2008TV Series writer - 1 episode
Punk's Not Dead2007Documentary writer: "Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous"
SingStar Rocks!2006Video Game writer: "Girls & Boys"
American Pie Presents: Band Camp2005Video writer: "The Anthem"
Australian Idol2005TV Series writer - 1 episode
Big Brother2005TV Series writer - 1 episode
Taiko: Drum Master2005Video Game writer: "Girls & Boys"
Karaoke Revolution Volume 32004Video Game "Hold On"
American Wedding2003writer: "The Anthem"
Top of the Pops2003TV Series writer - 1 episode
Smallville2003TV Series writer - 1 episode
Not Another Teen Movie2001producer: "If You Leave", "I Want Candy", "Put Your Head on My Shoulder" - as B. Madden
Roswell2000TV Series writer - 1 episode

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Material Girls2006Mistaken Valet #2
Live Freaky Die Freaky2006Interrogator #1 (voice)

Music Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
My Babysitter's a Vampire2010TV Movie composer: "Riot Girl"

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Masterchef2017TV SeriesHimself
I'll Sleep When I'm Dead2016DocumentaryHimself
Alternative Press Music Awards2016TV MovieHimself
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon2014-2016TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Musical Guest: The Madden Brothers
The Voice2012-2016TV SeriesHimself - Coach / Himself - Team Joel Mentor / Himself - Mentor / ...
The 88th Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade2014TV MovieHimself
The Voice Kids2014TV SeriesHimself - Coach
Smog City2012DocumentaryHimself
Ben Baller2012TV SeriesHimself - Client
Rove LA2012TV SeriesHimself
MDA Show of Strength2012TV MovieHimself
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno2012TV SeriesHimself - Musical Guest: The Madden Brothers
2011 MTV Video Music Awards2011TV SpecialHimself
The Daily Habit2011TV SeriesHimself
For the Win2011TV SeriesHimself
The Electric Company2011TV SeriesHimself
Good Charlotte Last Night at Double Dare2011ShortHimself
Mulatschag2011TV SeriesHimself - Good Charlotte
Chelsea Lately2010TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The Best Hit USA2010TV SeriesHimself
The 7PM Project2009-2010TV SeriesHimself
Australian Idol2009TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Guest Judge
Rove Live2007-2009TV SeriesHimself
The 1st Annual Noble Awards2009TV MovieHimself - Presenter
The Jeff Dunham Show2009TV SeriesHimself
6 Beers of Separation2009TV MovieHimself
Larry King Live2009TV SeriesHimself
The Bonnie Hunt Show2008TV SeriesHimself
Total Finale Live2008TV MovieHimself
Late Show with David Letterman2008TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Waiting in Green Room
Paris, Not France2008DocumentaryHimself
ETalk Festival Party2008TV MovieHimself
HD Rock Live2008TV SeriesHimself
Jimmy Kimmel Live!2008TV SeriesHimself
MTV Europe Music Awards 20072007TV SpecialHimself - Presenter
MTV Australia Video Music Awards 20072007TV SpecialHimself
Punk's Not Dead2007DocumentaryHimself - Good Charlotte
TRL Italy2003-2007TV SeriesHimself
Fast Future Generation2006Video documentaryHimself
Young Hollywood Awards2005TV SpecialHimself
New Year's Rockin' Eve 20052004TV SpecialHimself
Punk'd2004TV SeriesHimself
Good Charlotte Live at Brixton Academy2004VideoHimself
MTV Video Music Awards 20032003TV SpecialHimself - Performer (as Good Charlotte)
MTV Bash: Carson Daly2003TV SpecialHimself (as Good Charlotte)
Recovered2003TV SeriesHimself
Player$2003TV SeriesHimself
RTR 20002001TV SeriesHimself - Guest Presenter

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Today2014-2015TV SeriesHimself
Mornings2015TV SeriesHimself
Rove Live2009TV SeriesHimself
Video on Trial2005-2007TV SeriesHimself - Accused
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