Krist Novoselic Net Worth: Krist Novoselic is an American rock musician who has a net worth of $40 million dollars. Krist Novoselic was the co-founder and bassist for Seattle-based grunge band, Nirvana, an internationally successful group that disbanded after the death of lead singer, Kurt Cobain. Krist Novoselic continues to perform with other groups while also being politically active.
Born Krist Anthony Novoselic II on May 16, 1965, in Compton, California, he is best known for being the bassist and co-founder of the grunge band Nirvana. At an early age, Novoselic found himself very fascinated by music, listening to bands such as Led Zeppelin, Devo, Black Sabbath, Van Halen. He was a teenager when Novoselic's brother introduced him to Kurt Cobain. Shortly after, the two started their own band called Nirvana. In the Nirvana's time, from 1987 to 1994, Novoselic rose to worldwide stardom. The band ended in 1994 when band member Cobain died due to a self inflicted gun shot. Having difficulty covering from the loss of a bandmate and friend with whom he had spent more than a decade, Krist Novoselic spent some time away from the spotlight.
In the post-Nirvana period, he formed Sweet 75 and then Eyes Adrift, releasing one album with each band. He then went on to play in punk band Flipper, from 2006 to 2009, seeing the release of two studio albums Love and the live album Fight, in 2011. He has also contributed bass and accordion to the song "I Should Have Known", from the Foo Fighters' studio album Wasting Light. In addition to his manifold musical endeavors, Novoselic has been active politically, including the creation of the political action committee JAMPAC (Joint Artists and Musicians Political Action Committee). From November 2007 to September 2010, he penned a weekly column on music and politics for Seattle Weekly's website. Ever since 2008,he has also served as board chair of the electoral reform organization FairVote.