About Johnny Rzeznik
It has been calculated that the overall sum of Johnny Rzeznik net worth reaches as high as 14 million dollars, according to the recent estimations. He has accumulated his net worth because of his career as a musician. Johnny Rzeznik is a singer, songwriter and record producer. Johnny Rzeznik became mostly known as the leading member of the rock group called the Goo Goo Dolls, where he also played the guitar. His appearances with the group have also increased the total size of Johnny Rzeznik net worth. With the Goo Goo Dolls, he appeared on eleven studio albums.
He was born in 1965 in Buffalo, New York. He was raised in a quite big family as he is the fifth and the last child. In addition, he was the only boy in the family. His mother worked in a post office, whereas his father was a bar owner. Both of his parents enjoyed music. Johnny Rzeznik was studying at Corpus Christi Grammar School. When he was 15 years old, his father passed away because of a diabetic coma. When his mother died in 1982, Johnny Rzeznik was raised in a care of his four sisters.
When he was studying at McKinley Vocational High School, Johnny Rzeznik began to play the guitar.
Then, Johnny Rzeznik enrolled to study at Buffalo State College, where he spent only one year. In the period of 1993-2003, Johnny Rzeznik was married to model Laurie Farinacci. In 2013, he got married to Melina Gallo, who he began dating in 2005. In 2016, the couple welcomed their first baby, named Lilliana.
In 1985, he and his friend Robby Takac formed a band called the Goo Goo Dolls, which became one of the main sources of increasing the total amount of Johnny Rzeznik net worth. Before he created this band, Johnny Rzeznik was appearing with another one called The Beaumonts. The Goo Goo Dolls were noticed by a record label called Celluloid and signed it. The label released group’s first album. Then, the group signed a contract with Metal Blade, which released next albums of the band. The sales of them, thus, have also increased the overall size of Johnny Rzeznik net worth.
Johnny Rzeznik is also a songwriter. He wrote two songs for the Disney movie called “Treasure Planet”, the songs called “I’m Still Here” and “Always Know Where You Are”. In 2007, he was appearing as a judge on the Fox network show called “The Next Great American Band”. In 2008, Johnny Rzeznik’s music career was crowned when he was presented with the Hal David Starlight award. In the same year, his name was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame.
In addition, Johnny Rzeznik is known for having some memorable quotes, such as “It’s such a thrill to perform live. You never know if you’re going to get hit with a bottle or a bra” and “When you find success, suddenly you have to defend your credibility against these idiots who don’t know a thing about you”.