What is the net worth of Jack Antonoff?
Jack Antonoff possesses a decent net worth of $25 million who is an American singer, multi-instrumentalist, songwriter, and music producer.
Antonoff is the lead singer of Bleachers, as well as a guitarist and drummer in Fun, an indie rock band. He was once the lead singer of Steel Train, an indie rock band.
He also founded Shadow of The City, a New Jersey-based music festival that takes place every year.
Quick Facts About Jack Antonoff
|Jack Antonoff Net Worth||$25 Million|
|Full Name||Jack Michael Antonoff|
|Date of Birth||March 31, 1984|
|Profession||Singer, Songwriter, Producer|
Jack Antonoff Earnings, Career and More
Thanks to a great musical career, his net worth is estimated to be around $25 million as of September 2021. His albums are his primary source of revenue, but his collaborations with other musical artists and musical tours and concerts also pay well. Sponsored posts, brand endorsements, and partnerships, among other things, are some of the ways he makes money.
In addition to his musical involvement with Bleachers and Fun, he has also worked as a composer and record producer with a variety of musicians, including Taylor Swift, Lorde, Lana Del Rey, Kevin Abstract, Carly Rae Jepsen, The Chicks, and many others.
He has received five Grammy Awards, including two for his work with Fun, two for producing on Taylor Swift's albums 1989 and Folklore, and one for co-writing the title track on Masseduction with St. Vincent. He also has been nominated for Golden Globe Award for Best Original Song in 2014.
Frontman Nate Ruess asked Antonoff to join the band Fun in 2008. For "We Are Young," the band received Grammy Awards for Best New Artist and Song of the Year in 2013. Their debut studio album Aim and Ignite was published in 2009, while their 2012 album Some Nights debuted at #2 on the Billboard 200 chart, as well as #2 on the US Rock and US Alternative charts.
The track "We Are Young," which featured Janelle Monae, reached #1 in six countries and was certified 7x Platinum. "Some Nights" and "Carry On," two of their tracks from 2012, were also huge hits.
Thank You and Sorry, a Google Play docuseries he made in 2015, blended scripted moments and footage from Bleachers shows. He produced Brockhampton frontman Kevin Abstract's solo album, Arizona Baby, in early 2019.
Antonoff appeared in the Edgar Wright-directed film The Sparks Brothers in 2021 as himself, expressing his appreciation for the band Sparks.
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Jack Antonoff Relationships and Personal Life
Antonoff lived on the Upper West Side of New York City with his sister, Rachel, when he first moved out of the family home near the end of 2012. He moved to Brooklyn Heights after that to live with Lena Dunham, whom he was dating at the time before their five-year relationship ended in late 2017.
Jack Antonoff with Lorde in 2018. (Source: Getty Images)
He was speculated to be dating Lorde shortly after, owing to their close collaboration on her 2017 album Melodrama; the two have repeatedly refuted the claims.
He is still residing in the Brooklyn Heights apartment he shared with Dunham, where he also owns a home-music studio, as of 2020.
Jack Antonoff Early Life, Family, and Education
Antonoff was born in Bergenfield, New Jersey, on March 31, 1984. He is the second child of Shira and Rick Antonoff's three children. Rachel Antonoff, the fashion designer, is his younger brother. When Antonoff was a senior in high school, his younger sister, Sarah, died of brain cancer at the age of 13.
He went to Bergen County's Solomon Schechter Day School for primary school. He and his sister went to the Professional Children's School in Manhattan for high school.
In November 1998, he founded a punk rock band called Outline with other buddies from elementary school during his sophomore year of high school. In January 2000, they recorded a self-titled EP through a friend's record label. When Antonoff and his Outline bandmate were 15, they used a DIY guide to arrange performances across the country, including Florida and Texas and traveled in Antonoff's parents' minivan.
Interesting Facts About Jack Antonoff
- As of September 2021, he has around 590k followers on his Instagram account. (@jackantonoff)
- Antonoff stated in June 2014 that he was "desperate" for children.
- Antonoff has openly discussed his depression, anxiety, and obsessive-compulsive disorder issues.
- He suffers from germophobia, which was exacerbated by an episode of pneumonia in 2011.