Rivers Cuomo Net Worth
Rivers Cuomo Net Worth: Rivers Cuomo is an American musician who has a net worth of $35 million dollars. Born on June 13, 1970, in New York City, New York, Cuomo is best known as the lead vocalist, guitarist and principal songwriter of the alternative rock band Weezer. Raised in Connecticut, he was captivated by the sounds of heavy metal (Kiss, Van Halen) and hook-heavy punk-pop (the Pixies) from an early age. Cuomo was only nineteen when he moved to LA to participate in a number of rock bands. Eventually, he founded a rock band of his own called Weezer. Today Weezer is made up of Patrick Wilson (drums, guitar, backing vocals), Brian Bell (guitar, backing vocals, keyboards) and Scott Shriner (bass, backing vocals, keyboards). Even though the line-up has changed four times since its formation, Cuomo is a constant member who he has released nine studio albums, six EPs and a DVD as a Weezer bandmate. The combo is said to have paved the "emo" era in the mid 2000′s, primarily thanks to River's songwriting and his vocal capabilities. As their most successful songs stick out "Buddy Holly", "Undone – The Sweater Song", "Say It Ain't So", "Perfect Situation", "Island in the Sun", "Beverly Hills" and "Pork and Beans". Aside from his work with the band, Cuomo has released three solo albums and has made several collaborations with other musicians that are still ongoing. Furthermore, he is also known to have sported different looks throughout the years, ranging from hairy long haired metal rocker, to bearded lonely man and to clean shaven "Geeky" look.