Adam Levine Net Worth

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Net Worth $ 162,000,000
Source of Wealth Music career and vocal coach on 'The Voice'
Profession Singer, Guitarist, Songwriter, Composer, Voice Coach, Actor, Composer, Record Producer
Spouse/Partner Married to Behati Prinsloo
Date of Birth Mar 18, 1979
Zodiac Pisces
Age 43
Gender Male
Height 182 cm / 5 ft 11 inch
Nationality American

Biography

Adam Levine is an American singer, songwriter, actor, and TV personality from Los Angeles, California. He is most known as the lead singer in the pop rock band Maroon 5 and vocal coach in NBC’s talent show ‘The Voice’, alongside other celebrity singers like Shakira, Christina Aguilera, Usher, and Blake Shelton.

Adam’s net worth is currently estimated at $162 million. Some of the biggest hits he and his band Maroon 5 released are “She Will Be Loved”, “Payphone”, “Moves Like Jagger”, and “Sugar”, among other hits songs.

Read below to find out more about Adam Levine’s early life, career, personal life, and highlights.

Early life

Adam Noah Levine was born in 1979 in Los Angeles, to his mother, Patsy Noah Levine, and his father, Fred Levine. His parents divorced when he was seven, which he took hard. He even had to go to therapy for hysteria and was a rebellious kid.

Levine has four siblings, his brother Michael, his step-sister, Julia Milne Levine, and his two half-siblings, Sam and Liza Levine.

Adam was heavily influenced by his mother’s musical idols, The Beatles, Simon & Garfunkel, and Fleetwood Mac, which also inspired his musical style. He went to Brentwood School, where he met Mickey Madden, Jesse Carmichael, and Ryan Dusick - the other band members of Maroon 5.

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Career

Levine started his musical career in February 1994, together with Jesse Carmichael, Mickey Madden, and Ryan Dusick, when they formed their garage band Kara’s Flowers, where Adam was the lead vocal and guitarist. They first played at Whisky Go Go [1]in 1995.

Tommy Allen discovered Kara’s Flowers while they were playing at a party in Malibu [2] . They later signed a contract with Reprise Records and released “The Fourth World”, their first album, in 1997, which was unsuccessful. The same year, they appeared on a “Beverly Hills 90210” episode.

Kara’s Flowers split in 1999, and Adam and Jesse Carmichael went to New York to attend Five Towns College.

Maroon 5

Levine and Carmichael dropped out after one semester to reunite the band, which is when Maroon 5 was born.

Both of them attended college on the East Coast and brought with them the urban music influence of the newly-formed band, which transitioned into groove-based music. They added a fifth band member - James Valentine, and swapped one member, giving the final composition of Maroon 5.

During the same time, Adam Levine was working on the CBS television show ‘Judging Amy’ as as a writer’s assistant and wrote poems dedicated to his ex-girlfriend Jane. These poems turned into Maroon 5’s first album, “Songs About Jane” released in 2002.

The album became an instant hit, featuring some of Maroon 5’s greatest hits, such as “She Will Be Loved”, “This Love”, and “Sunday Morning”. Eventually, “Songs About Jane” ended up as the seventh-best-selling album of 2004 [3]and reached the top 10 on the Billboard 200 chart.

Since then, Maroon 5 has released studio 7 albums [4] , 3 live albums, 34 singles and 38 music videos. They have had 9 headlining tours and several other co-headlining tours.

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TV and film career

Apart from his music career, The Maroon 5 frontman was one of the celebrity hosts of the NBC reality TV series “The Voice” for 16 seasons from 2011 until 2019, when he decided to leave. His involvement in the NBC competition show truly put him in the spotlight and helped him increase his popularity.

Adam also appeared in 8 episodes of SNL, and had a cameo appearance on Jimmy Kimmel Live!. In 2012, he appeared in American Horror Story: Asylum - the second season of the TV shows American Horror Story, where he played the character of Leo Morrison.

Adam acted alongside star actor Evan Peters in American Horror Story: Asylum.

The Maroon 5 frontman was cast to play a part in the musical romance-drama film “Begin Again” the same year. In 2013, Lavine was named People magazine's Sexiest Man Alive.

Production and other business ventures

In 2013, the Maroon 5 singer opened his own production company - 222 Productions [5] . His first project, Sugar, was a YouTube Premium web television series inspired by Maroon 5’s music video bearing the same name.

Adam also collaborated with ID Parfumes to create a line of perfumes for men and women in 2013. Also, in 2020 he announced that he partnered with Shure - a wireless microphone, earphones, headphones and high-end earphones brand.

Highlights

Some of the highlights of Adam Levine’s career are:

  • Songs About Jane (Album, 2002)
  • She Will Be Loved (Song, 2002)
  • Moves Like Jagger (Song, featuring Christina Aguilera, 2011)
  • People magazine's Sexiest Man Alive (2013)
  • The Voice (Coach and Judge on the TV competition show, 2011-2019)
  • Girls Like You (Song, featuring Cardi B, 2017)
  • A Star on the Walk of Fame (2017)

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Salary

In 2016, The Wrap reported that Adam Levine earned $13 million per season, or $26 million a year, as a coach and judge on The Voice. However, after he left the competition show, the Hollywood Reporter revealed that his salary was $14 million per season and almost $30 million a year.

Awards

  • 2016 - BMI Pop Awards in the category Songwriter of the Year for "Sunday Morning".
  • 2011 - OFTA Television Award in the category Best Individual Host or Panelist in a Reality or Non-Fiction Program on The Voice.
  • 2013 - BMI Pop Awards in the category BMI President's Award.
  • 2013 - BMI Pop Awards in the category Song of the Year for "Moves Like Jagger".
  • 2014 - BMI Pop Awards in the category Songwriter of the Year for "Daylight", "Love Somebody" and "One More Night".
  • 2014 - Teen Choice Awards in the category Choice Reality Personality: Male on The Voice.
  • 2015 - RTHK International Pop Poll Awards in the category Top 10 International Gold Song for "Lost Stars" (from Begin Again).
  • 2016 - OFTA Television Award in the category Best Individual Host or Panelist in a Reality or Non-Fiction Program on The Voice.
  • 2018 - Variety's Hitmakers Awards in the category Hitmaker of the Year.
  • 2021 - Hollywood Music in Media Awards in the category Original Song — Animated Film for "Good Mood" (from PAW Patrol: The Movie).

Relationship

Adam Levine was in a two-year relationship with Russian Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue model Anne Vyalitsyna. Afterward, he began dating Behati Prinsloo, a Namibian Victoria's Secret supermodel and they got married in 2014.

Adam and Behati have two daughters - Dusty Rose and Gio Grace. In September 2022, sources reported they were expecting their third child.

Controversies

Involvement in a hostile work environment lawsuit

2013 - Adam Levine was mentioned in a hostile work environment lawsuit in which a security guard testified that she noticed a marijuana smell in one of Universal Music Publishing Group's Santa Monica studios, which turned out to be Adam Levine’s. However, UMPG (Universal Music Publishing Group) disclaimed the allegations as absurd.

Cheating scandal

2022 - Adam Levine was involved in a cheating scandal [6]in September 2022, when in a TikTok video, Instagram influencer Sumner Stroh stated that she and Adam had a year-long relationship, while he was married to Behati Prinsloo. Sumner also shared screenshots of their private conversation with the Maroon 5 singer.

After the video went viral, Levine denied cheating on his wife with Stroh, but admitted he had crossed a line with flirtatious text and stated he fully regrets it. He also added that he was addressing the issue and has taken proactive steps to remedy it.

In the midst of the cheating drama, another woman named Maryka, Levine’s yoga teacher and fitness model Ashley Russell, also came forward, claiming they received unsolicited flirty messages from Adam Levine.

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Conclusion

Adam Levine’s net worth is currently estimated at $162 million. He is a lead singer in the pop rock band Maroon 5. Apart from singing, Adam is also a songwriter, guitarist, actor, record producer, and coach and judge at ‘The Voice’. He has received multiple awards as a songwriter and song of the year. Adam is married to Victoria's Secret supermodel, Behati Prinsloo, and they have two children, with the third one on the way.

FAQs

How much is Adam Levine’s net worth?

Adam Levine’s net worth is estimated at around $162 million.

How much is Adam Levine's wife worth?

Adam Levine’s wife, Behati Prinsloo's net worth is estimated at $30 million.

How tall is Adam Levine?

Adam Levine is 1.82 cm or 6 feet tall.

References

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  2. Maroon 5. (2022, October 27). Retrieved October 31, 2022, from https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Maroon_5#1994%E2%80%932001:_Kara's_Flowers_and_the_formation_of_Maroon_5 

  3. Songs about Jane. (2022, October 26). Retrieved October 31, 2022, from https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Songs_About_Jane 

  4. Maroon 5 discography. (2022, October 19). Retrieved October 31, 2022, from https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Maroon_5_discography 

  5. Adam Levine. (2022, October 26). Retrieved October 31, 2022, from https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Adam_Levine#Awards_and_nominations 

  6. Emmanuele, J. (2022, October 06). Everything to know about Adam Levine's cheating scandal: What he's said. Retrieved October 31, 2022, from https://www.usmagazine.com/celebrity-news/pictures/adam-levines-cheating-scandal-and-drama-everything-to-know/more-women-come-forward/