Chad Robert Turton professionally known as Chad Kroeger is a world-famous Canadian Musician, Singer, and producer. Chad Kroeger is best known for his rock band Nickelback and he is a lead vocalist and guitarist of this Canadian band. Chad Kroeger is also a songwriter and he co-wrote many songs for other singers and for movies. Let’s find out more about how much is Chad Kroeger’s net worth in 2018.
Chad Kroeger Early Life
Kroeger was born on November 15, 1974, in Hanna. His father left the family when he was just 2 years old. Kroeger’s hatred towards his father forced him to take his mother maiden name as his last name. Kroeger has an elder brother Mike, who is also a bassist in Nickelback.
Kroeger engaged to Canadian rock star Avril Lavigne in 2012 and they married on July 1, 2013. Their marriage doesn’t last long, and the couple announced their divorce only after two years of marriage. Kroeger and Avril worked together for Avril’s fifth album.
Chad childhood was very troubled, and he used to steal things from other students in school. He starts playing guitar at the age of 13. Chad started taking more interest in music while in high school and after completing high school he gathered some boys and started doing small shows. Some members left the group and he made a new band with the name of Nickelback.
Chad Kroeger Career, Awards & Achievement
Chad Kroeger started a band, The Village Idiots in the 1990s with Mike Kroeger, Brandon Kroeger, and Ryan Peake. The band didn’t get the much popularity among listeners and received a little success. All members of The Village Idiots come up with the new band Nickelback in 1995 and Chad is part of this successful brand for more than two decades.
Chad Kroeger founded another band The Suits XL in 2001, with Sam, Yohann, Patrick, Antoine, and Roy. In 2002, he co-founded 604 Records. The Suits XL and 604 Records together released an album in 2006.
Chad Kroeger made his name in production and he produced and sings a song for the film Spiderman in 2002. Kroeger also produced music for various bands including Default and Bo Bice. He wrote several songs such as Into the Night, You’re Everything, No Surprise, and It’s a Business Doing Pleasure with You. Kroeger featured in many albums of other artists including; Shock Value 2 and Balls Out.
Awards & Achievements:
Chad made significant achievements during his music career and won many titles and some notables awards are mentioned below.
• In 2002, Chad got the MTV Video Music Award for Best Video from a Film.
• Chad Kroeger won the Juno Award for Songwriter of the Year in 2003.
• In the same year, he rewarded with an International Achievement Award in Toronto.
• Chad got the Juno Award for Rock Album of the Year from Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences in 2006.
Net Worth of Chad Kroeger
Before getting into numbers, let’s understand his sources of income. Music concerts, songwriting, production, and singing. A popular Canadian songwriter, vocalist, and producer Chad Kroeger current estimated net worth is $30 million, and that’s not a small feat by any means. He is working with Canadian rock band Nickelback from 1995 and it is actually his main source of earning although he collaborated with other artist projects from songwriting to production.
Multi-talented Chad Kroeger born as Chad Robert Turton is a well-known music personality in Canada. He first started doing small shows but come up with one of the most famous rock band in Canadian rock bands history. Although his childhood was not pleasant but now, he is a star of Canadian music industry.