Trent Reznor is a singer, lyricist, record producer, instrumentalist, and composer of film score of America. He earned fame because of the foundation and main songwriting for Nine Inch Nails which was the project of industrial rock. In the past, he worked in collaboration with different bands namely Exotic Birds, Tapeworm and Option 30. Here is a quick summary of Trent Reznor’s net worth in 2018, career and earnings.
Michael Trent Reznor was born on May 17, 1965, in Pennsylvania, U.S. to mummy Nancy Lou and daddy Michael Reznor. He is a descendant of George Reznor and is the descent of Irish and German. He spent his childhood in Mercer, Pennsylvania. Unluckily, his parents got separation, and he had to live with his maternal family.
Reznor attended Mercer Area High School to learn to play the tuba and the tenor saxophone. He also participated in theater during his high school. His class-fellows selected him as Best in Drama due to his characters as Professor Harold Hill in The Music Man and Judas in Jesus Christ Superstar.
Reznor did his graduation in 1983 and got admission in Allegheny College to study computer engineering. He tied his knot, in October 2009, with Mariqueen Maandig who is a Filipino American singer-lyricist. Their kids are Lazarus Echo Reznor, Balthazar Venn Reznor, and Nova Lux Reznor.
Reznor, midway 1980’s, collaborated with several different bands based on synthesizers. In addition, he worked with Right Track Studios under the light of which he managed to compose his own composition as part of the Nine Inch Nails. In 1989, the debut album of Nine Inch Nails, Pretty Hate Machine was made to the public which broke all the previous records.
Subsequently, in 1994 another album named ‘The Downward Spiral’ was released. He created soundtrack Burn for the movie Natural Born Killers by Oliver Stone the same year. In 1999 3rd album ‘The Fragile’ of Nine Inch Nails was released. Following this, in 2005, the release of 4th album With Teeth took place.
Reznor paired up with Atticus Ross for creating the score for films including The Social Network, Gone Girl, and Girl with the Dragon Tattoo. In addition to Ross, Reznor has also teamed up with the band Jane’s Addiction and artists like Marilyn Manson, Saul Williams, etc.
Reznor along with his wife and Ross created a new band How to Destroy Angels in 2010. He also made his appearance I the video I’m Afraid of Americans as a stalker of Bowie. He has also created a number of different remaking for the single release of the same song, as well as a reversion of The Hearts Filthy Lesson. Reznor headed back to Columbia Records for Hesitation Marks, for the 8th album of Nine Inch Nails studio.
Awards & Achievements
Reznor along with Ross, in 2011, was awarded due to their performance in The Social Network with the Academy Award for Original Score and the Golden Globe Award for Best Original Score. Then for Best Score Soundtrack for Visual Media in 2013, they both were awarded the 2013 Grammy Award.
Net Worth of Trent Reznor
Reznor has a predictable net worth of $75 million. He brought home this big amount mainly because of his massive contribution as the creator, singer, musician as well as musician for the popular rock band named Nine Inch Nails. Furthermore, his income got a bigger boost because of the awards he achieved for his outstanding contribution as a vocalist to the music industry.
Reznor is a huge follower of David Bowie and quoted the album Low as his much-loved one. He nurtured himself as a vocalist since his childhood which made him a well-known and one of the most successful artists of America of the current era.