Adam Duritz Net Worth
Adam Duritz Net Worth: Adam Duritz is an American musician, songwriter, record and film producer who has a net worth of $40 million dollars. A singer-songwriter, musician, and record/film producer, Adam Duritz is the lead singer and primary songwriter for the band, "Counting Crows". He has also worked as a successful solo artist, and often collaborates with other musicians or groups including, The Wallflowers, Ryan Adams, and Nanci Griffith.
Born Adam Fredric Duritz on August 1, 1964, in Baltimore, Maryland, United States, he is best known for being a founding member of the rock band Counting Crows. In addition to serving as the band's frontman and vocalist, Duritz is also a principal composer of their songs. Before acquiring his celebrity status, he first sang for numerous San Francisco Bay Area bands like Mod-L Society and Sordid Humor. Furthermore, he provided vocals for David Immergluck in the 1990s along with the production of the album by David Bryson. Again with Bryson, he also formed a short-lived rock band called The Himalayans in 1990. Three years later, Duritz and David finally saw the creation of a solid rock band i.e., Counting Crows. Apart from the two, the band's line-up included Dan Vickrey (lead guitar), David Immergluck (guitar, banjo, mandolin), Jim Bogios (drums) and Millard Powers (bass). The combo entered the limelight with the release of their debut album, August and Everything After (1993), which spawned the hit song "Mr. Jones". To date, they have sold over 20 million albums worldwide and fetched a 2004 Academy Award nomination for their single "Accidentally in Love", which was included in the animation film Shrek 2. But Adam Duritz contributions to music are not only limited to his work with the Counting Crows. He also collaborated with many notable musicians like The Wall flowers, Nancy Griffith, Peter Stuart and the band Dashboard confessionals among others. Furthermore, he co-founded a record label, E Pluribus Unum in 1997 that was later purchased by Interscope records. Music aside, he has helped produce such films as Burn (1998) and The locust (1997).