Tre Cool is a popular American Drummer who has been known to be the drummer for a famous punk band known as ‘Green Day.’ In addition to this, he also plays guitar, piano as well as giving background vocals. He got into the music field at a very early age through which he began playing drums while he was at the age of 12 years. Keep reading this article to know more about the net worth of Tre Cool in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Tre Cool was born on 9th December in the year 1972 in Frankfurt, Germany in which his full birth name was Frank Edwin Wright III. He was to his parents who are American known as Frank Edwin Wright, Jr. together with Linda Wright. He got raised together with his elder sister known as Lori in Willits, California. His father is known to be a helicopter pilot in the Vietnam War.
His family was neighbors to a punk band known as ‘The Lookouts’ with a singer known as Larry Livermore. Livermore later realized the talent of Cool and as a result hired him to join the band in which he was then selected as the drummer of the band. During this time, he was then nicknamed as Tre Cool which means very cool from the French.
Tre Cool tied knots with Lisea Lyons in the year 1995 after which they had a daughter known as Ramona Isabel. However, they later separated with Lisea Lyons in the year 1996. After this, he then married the second time in which he tied knots with Claudia in the year 2000 after which he then one child known as Frankito. They later separated in 2003.
Career, Awards & Nominations
Tre Cool got an offer from the band known as Green Day while he was at school in which he moved to replace a drummer known as Kffmeyer who had left this band. Following this, he then dropped from his sophomore year after which he then commenced to take classes in a local community college. The band was about even to break up on adjusting to his drumming as it was very much demanding as well as time-consuming.
In the period of 1990s and 2000s, he was featured in the Green Day albums which include; Kerplunk in 1992, Dookie in 1994, Insomniac in 1995, Nimrod in 1997, Warning in 2000, American Idiot in 2004, Awesome as Fuck in 2004, Tre in 2012 among many other albums. He won several awards such as the Best Punk Drummer in 2011.
Net Worth & Earnings
Tre Cool has an estimated net worth of $55 million. This comes from his successful career line in which he has been very successful as a rock musician as well as a producer. Much of his earnings come from the albums he has released together with the Green Day band.
Tre Cool’s talent got realized while in Green Day despite being in The Lookouts. This came after his drumming was very demanding which led him to give extra hard work. In most of the albums, he would give backing vocals on the background.