Winner of the Fangoria Chainsaw Awards for the Scariest Film, Rob Zombie is an American singer, songwriter, and moviemaker. He is well known as the founding father of the heavy metal band White Zombie with whom he released albums like Astro-Creep: 2000. La Sexorcisto: Devil Music Volume One, and Soul-Crusher.
As a filmmaker, he is best known for his films like 3 From Hell, Houses of 1000 Corpses, and The Devil’s Rejects to name some. As a solo artist, he released albums like Hellbilly Deluxe and The Sinister Urge which contain hit songs like Dragula, Superbeast, and Demon Speeding.
Rob Zombie’s Career in Music and Movies
Since an early age, the American musician took a keen interest in music and horror movies and was inspired by singer Alice Cooper. Before starting his career as a singer he was a production assistant at Pee-wee’s Playhouse.
He then founded the band White Zombies and released their debut album Soul-Crusher (1987). After their debut, they got the attention of Geffen Records under whom they released their 3rd album. The band’s hit singles are Thunder Kiss ’65 and More Human than Human.
The Dragula singer officially renamed himself as Rob Zombie to pursue his solo career, whereupon he released his first solo album titled HellBilly Deluxe (1998). Since then he has released 6 official studio albums, 3 compilation albums, and 22 singles.
How much is Rob Zombie’s net worth in 2019?
Rob Zombie has an estimated net worth of $50 million as of 2019. The American singer amassed such a fortune from the sales of his album as a member of White Zombie and as a solo artist. He is also a renown horror movie maker which helped him boost his current wealth.
Earnings of Movies
As a filmmaker, he has produced a few movies like House of 1000 Corpses, The Devil’s Rejects, Halloween, Halloween II, and 3 From Hell, which has earned $16.8 million, $19.4 million, $80.3 million, $39.4 million and $1.8 million respectively.
Rob also produced the film The Lords of Salem which had overall earnings of $1.5 million. He is also the producer of 31 which earned $850,419.
He has also directed a few films like Grindhouse and The Haunted World of El Superbeasto, which earned $25.4 million, $10 million.
As of 2019, Rob Zombie’s movies have earned more than $300 million worldwide.
As an actor, he has acted in films like Slither, starring Elizabeth Banks which earned $12.8 million at the box office.
He has also appeared in movies Guardians of the Galaxy and its sequel Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, starring Chris Pratt, Vin Diesel, and Bradley Cooper. The Marvel movies had remarkable earnings an grossed over $773.3 million and $863.8 million respectively.
Earnings from Social Media And Endorsement Deals
He is active on Instagram under the username @robzombieofficial which has over 2 million followers. According to Influencer Marketing Hub, his estimated earnings from every post on Instagram are $3,427.5 – $5,712.5.
He has his own YouTube channel named robzombie, which has 572k subscribers. The monthly earnings of the channel are estimated to be $7 – $115 which makes it yearly income to be $86 – $1.4K.
The American filmmaker’s Vevo channel RobZombieVEVO earns about $993 – $15.9K every month while its yearly return is estimated to be $11.9K – $190.7K. An artist gets 80% of the channel’s earnings while 20% goes to the channel itself.
As of 2019, Rob Starker has endorsed brands like Amdro and Twisted Metal III, but the money he makes from these deals is currently unknown.
Residence and Locomotives
He bought a home in 2016 in Hollywood Hills at the price of $2.5 million.
Zombie and his wife Sheri Moon put up their 5,000 sq foot house located in Woodbury, Connecticut for sale for $2.3 million. They bought the house in 2008 after paying $1.9 million.
They also sold their house in the Hancock Park area in Los Angeles for $3.65 million. He bought the asset in 1999 for $1.8 million.
He drove around in a 1967 Ford F-100 truck but he sold the car for charity. As of now there is no specific information regarding the car or truck he rides.
Charity Works, Insurance, And Taxes
He has supported the cause of Puppy Rescue Mission Charity and also auctioned his custom macabre-style 1967 Ford F-100 of $190,000 for the same.
There is no record of the insurance policies that he follows for his health and also for his wife and other possessions.
With a net worth of $50 million, which includes his house and cars, Rob must be a huge amount of money to the IRS in the name of taxes.
Rob Zombie’s Personal Life- Age, Relationships, Tattoos, Height And Weight
He was born as Robert Bartleh Cummings on 12th January 1965 in Haverhill, Massachusetts, in the United States. He is the son of his father Robert Cummings and mother, Louise Cummings. He is of American nationality and his ethnicity is white.
Rob has a younger brother named Michael David Cummings also called Spider One. He is the frontman of Powerman 5000.
Zombie graduated in 1983 from Haverhill High School and then attended Parsons School of Design in New York City.
54-years-old, Rob is a married man and has been in a relationship with Sheri Moon Zombie, an actress, and a fashion designer. The couple married on the 31st of October 2002 nearly after nine years since they start dating in 1992. Even though they are married for 16 years, the pair hasn’t welcomed any children yet.
Prior to this, Rob was in a relationship with his high-school girlfriend Sean Yseult, whom he met while attending Parsons School of Design.
His body is full of tattoos which include skulls, demons, and zombies. However, the total number of body ink he has engraved on himself is currently unknown.
Height And Weight
The American singer has a height of 5 feet, and 10 inches (177.8 cms) and his body weight is 83 kg (182.9 lbs).
Earnings from Album Sales
Being a musician Rob Zombie earned most his money as a result of his record sales and tours:
|Hellbilly Deluxe (1998)||220,000 copies||$1.53 million|
|The Sinister Urge (2001)||1 million copies||$6.83 million|
|Educated Horses (2006)||166,720 copies||$998,652|
|Hellbilly Deluxe 2 (2010)||49,000 copies||$810,460|
|Venomous Rat Regeneration Vendor (2013)||34,000 copies||$280,840|
|The Electric Warlock Acid Witch Satanic Orgy Celebration Dispenser (2016)||41,000 copies||$719,960|