Ivan L. Moody is a famous vocalist for the metal band of America, Five finger death punch. He has given performances for a number of bands in his career. He has also worked in various movies like Bled, and he is also known as the pseudonym ghost. If you are interested to know more about life, career and net worth of Ivan L. Moody in 2018, then you can read this article ahead.
Early Life & Biography
He was born on 7th January in the year 1980 in Denver in Colorado. He has grown up in smaller cities in Lakewood. He had also told that his grandmother was the one who put him in the choir when he was seven years old. Just in two or three years, music became really close to his heart. He also told that he had to face a lot of up and downs in his career. He started singing in bars when he was just 16 years old, and he also told that they used to kick him out of the bars after his set was done.
He has a daughter with Holly Smith who was born in the year 1997. In the year 2012, he revealed that he had an alcohol problem and he also promised that he wouldn’t even perform after drinking. In the year 2016, he said that his mother died and then it was revealed that he wasn’t drunk at all as his younger sister said that their mother was fine.
Career, Awards & Nominations
In the year 2001, he moved to Los Angeles and adopted the name of his mother’s maiden. He joined a band known as Toiz there and in the band, he played few shows, but his demo wasn’t released. Next year, he released Motograter and nu metal band. On 24th June in the year 2003, they released their first song, and this made them gain huge fame.
In the year 2005, he released a self-titled debut alum and then he also released another album in the year 2006. In the year 2009, he starred in the horror movie titled Bled. When he was in the motograter band, then it was named as the best band in the year 2003 by Hit Parader. The band Five finger death punch won a number of awards for many of their albums.
Net Worth & Earnings
The net worth of Ivan L. Moody is around $7 million which he has earned by working as a singer, musician, and actor. Ivan is famous for being the lead vocalist of the heavy metal band. He has given many back to back hit albums in his career.
Ivan L. Moody has also gained huge fame by working hard and with full dedication. On 22nd February in the year 2014, he was arrested by the Australian Federal Police in Sydney. He was charged for female assault on his flight to Brisbane. Later on, he was released, but he was arrested again in the year 2015 for domestic battery. Later on, the charges on him were dropped.