Pat Smear is a well-known musician from the United States of America, who has a few appearances as an actor. He’s now working with the rock band “Foo Fighters”, as he has worked with them on various albums. You may explore in details below the life, career and net worth of Pat Smear in 2018.
Early Life & Biography:
Pat Smear full birth name is Georg Albert Ruthenberg. He was born on August 5, 1959, in Los Angeles city in California, United States. His parent’s names or occupations are unknown, but his father emigrated from Germany, and his mother has origins from America and Africa.
Pat Smear was mostly grown and raised in Los Angeles, specifically in the West side of it. He studied at the Innovative Program School, which is a part of the University High School, but it’s not confirmed whether he graduated from there or from any other school or no. We also do not have any information about the siblings, brothers or sisters whom he may have.
The private life of Pat Smear is not much exposed to the public, as he’s not really active online and over social media platforms. According to a documentary about him and a band which he worked with, he is married and he has children but we do not know anything about his family. Some websites say that he had a relationship with the dancer, writer, author, musician and actress Pleasant Gehman.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
Pat Smear was pushed by his parents to learn piano as a child, and then he taught himself on the guitar. His early work was forming a band named “Germs”. He also worked with the rock band “Nirvana” for some time. He has gained great success for his work with Foo Fighters band, with whom he worked on various albums which ranked on top charts.
Pat Smear is one of the top Grammy Award winners of all time. According to the awards’ official website, he has a total of 23 wins and nominations. His Grammy Award wins were in the categories of Best Rock Song, Best Rock Performance, Best Metal Performance, Best Rock Album and the Best Long Form Music Video which is now called the Best Music Film.
Pat Smear latest and most recent work includes an album with Foo Fighters band, titled “Concrete and Gold”. The album accomplished huge commercial success ranking at 1 on charts in various countries. He will also be touring with the band on their latest tours.
Net Worth & Earnings:
The American famous musician Pat Smear has an estimated net worth of more than $12.5 million. The millions of worth and wealth were accomplished from the albums and music he worked on. The music which Pat Smear worked on with Foo Fighters ranked on top charts, which means that they achieved huge number in sales of copies.
Pat Smear is one of the most successful musicians of the century. His most popular work was with Nirvana band, and is currently with Foo Fighters. There isn’t much revealed about his family, but a film shows that he’s married and he has children.