Jack White is a well-known musician from the United States of America who has worked as an actor, singer, songwriter and a record producer. He is the lead singer of the group ‘The White Stripes.’ He has managed to release several albums both as a solo artist and with other bands. He is credited for founding bands such as ‘’The Raconteurs and also The Dead Weather. White has managed to win several awards in his career. Keep on reading to learn more on the net worth and earnings of Jack White in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
John Anthony White was born in the year 1975 on July 9th, and his birthplace is in Detroit, Michigan to Gorman M Gillis and Teresa Gillis. He joined Detroit’s Cass Technical High School and grew up as a Catholic. His interest in music started at a very tender age and joined the Cass Technical High School. He got to be exposed to music by Brian Muldoon, who was a family friend.
From the year 1996 to the year 2000, Jack was married to Meg White and in the year 2003, after the two separated, that was when he began to date Renee Zellweger. In the year 2005, he got to be married to Elson Karen. The couple has been blessed with two children namely, Scarlett Teresa White and Henry Lee White. White has been known to be a philanthropist and has donated to very noble causes. Among his well-known contributions does include to National Recording Preservation Foundation.
Career, Awards & Nominations
At a tender age of nineteen years old, Jack White became to be part of a band that was dubbed Goober and the Peas. Following this, he created White Stripes together with Meg White. In the year 1999, they would release their studio album, and this was followed by ‘De Stijl.’ In the year 2001, the duo released ‘The White Blood Cells.’ It became a platinum-certified album.
Their album, ‘Elephant,’ was launched in the year 2003 and in the year 2005, they released ‘Get Behind Me Satan.’ Their Last Studio Album ‘’Icky Thump’’ was made available in 2007 June. Also, the group has released twenty-eight singles, fifteen music videos, and five albums.
With Ranconteurs, White has managed to launch two studio albums titled ‘Broken Boy Soldiers’ and also ‘Consolers of Lonely.’ They have launched very many singles. After leaving The White Stripes, he proceeded to join The Dead Weather. He has released several albums such as ‘Horehound’ and ‘’Dodge and Burn’’. As a single artist, he has launched Studio Albums such as ‘Blunderbuss’ and ‘Lazaretto.’ Also, he has launched three live albums and one compilation album.
In 2007, he was nominated for the American Music Awards. He has won BRIT Awards and British Academy Film Awards. Also, he has won 12 Grammy Awards. Other awards that he has won include MTV Awards and the O Music Awards.
Net Worth & Earnings
The net worth of Jack White is over $48 million, and the fortune has come from his career as a musician where he has worked with several bands and also released music as a solo artist. He has also released several albums as a solo artist, and a chunk of his wealth has come from his appearance in several movies and television shows that has seen his popularity rise.
Jack White has been considered among the best musicians in the world. He is a producer who has worked on the production of several kinds of music for artists such as Wanda Jackson, Insane Clown Posse, The Black Belles and many more.