Rivers Cuomo is a well-known American musician, who has an estimated net worth of $40 million. He is best known for being the lead guitarist of an alternative rock band called ‘Weezer’. He is known for making power pop, indie rock, pop punk, emo, and alternative rock. In 2007, he launched his first studio album called ‘Alone: The Home Recording of Rivers Cuomo’.
Biography & Wiki
Rivers Cuomo was born in 1970 on 13th June to Beverly Cuomo and Frank Cuomo in New York City. Rivers also has a brother named Leaves. He was raised in Connecticut at Yogaville, an ashram owned by Yogi Satchidananda Saraswati.
He completed his schooling from the ashram. Later after his parents’ divorce, he also attended E.O. Smith High School. He developed a love for music at a very early age.
He enrolled into the Harvard University, but dropped out of the college to pursue a career in music, and record his second studio album with Weezer.
He is a trained guitarist and a pianist.
Rivers Cuomo married his long-term girlfriend, Kyoko Ito in 2006. The couple has two children, one son named Leo Cuomo and a daughter named Mia Cuomo.
He entered the music industry in early 1989. Rivers Cuomo has made 11 studio albums with Weezer. The band made its debut in 1994 with ‘Weezer’. Some of their other albums include ‘Pinkerton’, ‘Make Belief’, ‘Death to False Metal’, ‘Everything Will Be Alright in the End’, ‘Hurley’, ‘Maladroit’, and ‘Raditude’.
In 2007 he made a debut as a solo artist with ‘Alone: The Home Recordings of Rivers Cuomo’. He has made four albums so far, including ‘Alone II: The Home Recordings of Rivers Cuomo’, ‘Not Alone – Rivers Cuomo and Friends: Live at Fingerprint’, and ‘Alone III: The Pinkerton Years’.
Rivers Cuomo has also been a part of multiple Late Night Shows as well as has also made cameo’s in several Television shows.
He has worked with only one label in his career called Geffen.
Rivers has been associated with stars like Scott & Rivers, Avant Garde, Sixty Wrong Sausages, Big Data, B.o.B, Homie and Goat Punishment.
Awards & Achievements
Rivers Cuomo has been awarded several prestigious music awards in the entertainment industry. Most of his tour shows are houseful and his record is also popular getting sold-out within the first few weeks. His fans have been with him and his band, which is better and bigger than any award in the world.
Net Worth of Rivers Cuomo
Rivers Cuomo has an estimated net worth of over $40 million as of 2017. He has made most of the net worth working with his band and as a guitarist and songwriter. He also makes some extra dollars working in multiple endorsement deals and Television cameos.
Rivers Cuomo is one of the most popular rock musicians of our generation. He has made over a dozen of albums in career, most of whose singles hit the charts. People look up to him, because of his unique and distinct voice. He is one of the few rock artists who is being true to the authenticity of rock culture and music. Rivers with his band is popular for making old school rock indie music. We hope to see more of him and his band on the tour as well as the store.