Bubba, the Love Sponge, is a man whose life is full of so much controversy. He has got fired from several stations for saying sexual or racist comments while living on air. He also doubles as an actor. He is of the American origin.
Bubba, the Love Sponge, is the radio host of the show Bubba, the Love Sponge. The show has been able to gain so much following such that it has become his integral identity. Very few people know his real name. Well, we should look in details Bubba the Love Sponge’s net worth in 2018 and the life of this person.
Bubba, the Love Sponge, was born in the year 1966 on 23rd April. He was born in Warsaw, Indiana states in the United States of America. His mother’s name was Jane Edmond. Up to now, the details of his father remains scanty. After he was born, his mother named him Todd Alan Clem.
However, in the year 1999, he legally changed his name to ‘Bubba the Love Sponge.’ This name got coined from a show he hosted: ‘Bubba the Love Sponge show.’ He got married twice. The most recent marriage was with Heather Clem that took place at First Baptist Church of St Petersburg, Florida. He later filed for divorce on September 5th in the year 2011.
It is interesting to note the details of his first marriage remain confidential. It seems he is a secretive person when it comes to personal matters. He has been a man of controversies. In the year 2012, he filmed his wife having sex with Hulk Hogan! Imagine that! He got sued for releasing the video clip in the year 2012.
Bubba landed his first job in the year 1996 after 98 rock hired him. He used to host his show dubbed ‘Bubba the Love Sponge’ from his facility in Tampa, Florida. The show got syndicated for the first time in January 2001. The show continued to air in various parts across Jacksonville, Hartford, and Orlando among others.
That is the show that builds him as a brand. In the year 2008, Bubba went on and hosted a morning show at the radio station by the name WHPT 102.5. The radio station dubbed “The Bone,” and he hosted it from January 2008. It was rated number one in his hometown, and it became his marketing point in Tampa. It is in the same year that he produced a DVD that was dubbed Bubba Raw Vol 1. It had appearances and performances of various celebs.
In 2010, he signed a contract with Total Nonstop Action Wrestling as one of the backstage interviewers. In 2011, he created an internet show which he hosted at RadioIO. This show contained various programming segments. Every time he came up with a show, it always received an excellent response.
He continued to experience various legal battles. He got served with a legal notice by Federal Communications Commission for airing content about sex and drugs. He has got fired from the Clear channel in the year 2004. He got sued for abusing boar.
Awards and Achievements
His talent enabled him to be able to create various shows that always received a warm reception among many people. Despite the controversies, he has made a name for himself.
Net worth of Bubba the Love Sponge
Bubba has a net worth of over $7 million. His primary source of wealth has gotten created from his career in radio. He continues to rule the radio waves.
Bubba is the king of controversy as well as a ruler of radio waves in the entertainment industry. He has been able to appear on front pages of several magazines!