Chino Moreno is a musician from the United States. He is the lead singer as well as a guitarist of the band Deftones. Moreno is also a member of other groups like Palms, Team Sleep, Saudade, and Crosses. He is known for his screaming and tenor voice. He has released many albums with several groups in his career. Let’s find out more about how much is net worth of Chino Moreno in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Chino Moreno was born as Camillo Wong Moreno to Deborah Wong and Camillo Moreno. He was born on 20 June 1973, in Sacramento, California.
He completed his schooling from McClatchy High School. In there, he met Stephen Carpenter and Abe Cunningham.
Chino Moreno was first married to Celeste Schroeder. They are the parents of Jakobi and Kristian. In 2012, he got married to Risa Mora. The couple has a daughter named Lola. He has appeared in the list of “Top 100 Metal Vocalists of All Time” by Hit Parader.
Career, Awards & Nominations
In 1988, Chino Moreno founded Deftones along with Dominic Garcia, Abe Cunningham, and Stephen Carpenter. Their first album ‘Adrenaline’ was released in 1995. In 1997, the group came up with the album ‘Around the Fur’.
In 2000, Deftones released ‘White Pony’. Their self-titled album was released in 2003. They then released ‘Saturday Night Wrist’ in 2006. This was followed by ‘Diamond Eyes’ in 2010. ‘Koi No Yokan’ became available from November 2012. In 2016, the group released ‘Gore’.
The group has also released the compilation albums ‘Covers’ and ‘B-Sides & Rarities’. They have released five demo albums, one video album, and three EPs. Some of their singles include “Minerva”, “Change (In the House of Flies)”, “Diamond Eyes”, “Swerve City”, and “Tempest”.
Moreno has released the album ‘Palms’ with Palms in 2013. With Team Sleep, he released the albums ‘Team Sleep’ in 2005 and ‘Woodstock Sessions Vol. 4’ in 2015. He has also released albums with the Crosses. Their albums are ‘EP 1’, ‘EP 2’, and ‘Crosses’.
Awards & Achievements
Along with Deftones, Chino Moreno won the Grammy Award in 2001 in the category of Best Metal Performance. In 2013, they won the Revolver Golden Gods Award. Deftones has been conferred with Lifetime Achievement Award by Kerrang! Awards in 2016. They have won the 2001 ESPN Sports Awards and were nominated in the 2013 Metal Hammer Golden Gods Awards.
Net Worth & Earnings
The estimated net worth of Chino Moreno is more than $20 million. This net worth has been amassed from the sale of his albums. Deftones has sold more than 10 million albums across the world and many of their albums have been certified platinum. He has also successfully released albums with other groups. Moreno has collaborated with several other artists and has featured in a music video. He was the producer of the album called ‘The Hierophant’ by Sacramento in 2007.
Chino Moreno has successfully released many albums in his career. He is one of the most famous rock singers in the world. He has got many fans and is still active in his profession.