Robin Thicke is an American singer-songwriter, actor, and record producer. The son of the esteemed Canadian actor Alan Thicke and the American singer/actress Gloria Loring.
He became a household name for his #1 charting 2013 single “Blurred Lines“, which brought him equal parts fame and notoriety.
In this article, we look at the net worth of the controversial singer-songwriter including how his wealth came to be.
Robin Thicke: Net Worth & Salary Breakdown
As of June 2020, Robin Thicke has a net worth of $15 million. His net worth comes from his salary as a singer, musician, songwriter, record producer, and TV personality.
The son of industry juggernaut parents, Robin picked up their traits very early on.
Despite inheriting his parents’ abilities, Thicke started his career as a record producer and songwriter for other musicians like Christina Aguilera, Jordan Knight, and Brandy, to name a few.
Catapulting off the success of his debut single “When I Get You Alone“, Thicke released his debut studio album, A Beautiful World, in 2003.
His 2005 sophomore album The Evolution of Robin Thicke moved 1.5 million copies in the US alone and peaked at #5 on the Billboard 200.
After incremental successes of his subsequent albums, Something Else, Sex Therapy, Love After War, Thicke found widespread recognition with his sixth studio album, Blurred Lines — particularly with the title track.
The single featuring rappers T.I. and Pharrell and its accompanying, highly sexualized, and highly controversial music video garnered a buzz worldwide that was equal parts praise and equal parts condemnation.
Nonetheless, the song peaked at #1 in 14 countries and landed Thicke two Grammy Award nominations.
His seventh studio album, Paula, was released in 2014 in his then-wife, Paula Patton’s namesake, and was meant as a last-ditch effort to get her back at a time when their marriage was on the rocks. The marriage ended anyway and the album itself bombed.
Thicke has also forayed into acting and besides his stint as a judge in the ABC singing competition reality show, Duets, and his fictionalized portrayal in Real Husbands of Hollywood, Thicke has made appearances in TV shows like The Wonder Years, Just the Ten of Us, and Growing Pains.
Robin Thicke’s Malibu estate was one of the homes that were burnt to the ground in the Woolsey fire of 2018. Thicke’s fiancée, April Love Geary, made the statement via her Instagram that read:
“Our house is somewhere in there. I’m so sad but so thankful that we all made it out safe. Praying for everyone in Malibu, our city is up in flames.”
How old is Robin Thicke? Who are his parents?
Robin Thicke was born Robin Charles Thicke on March 10, 1977, in Los Angeles, California. The 43-year-old is the younger of two sons of the late Canadian acting legend, Alan Thicke, and American actress and singer, Gloria Loring.
Alan Thicke was an actor, and game and talk show host. He is most known for his starring role as Dr. Jason Roland Seaver in the ABC sitcom, Growing Pains. Alan passed away on December 13, 2016, at 69.
Gloria Loring — an esteemed actress and singer in her own right — is most known for playing Liz Chandler in the NBC soap opera, Days of Our Lives.
Is Robin Thicke Married? Does he have Children?
Robin Thicke was married to actress Paula Patton for a decade after dating for 14 years before their very publicized split in 2015.
Thicke first met Patton in 1991 when he was 14 and she, 16. They became an item in 1993 and got married on June 11, 2005.
On April 6, 2010, the couple welcomed their first child together, a son, Julian Fuego Thicke.
In February 2014, the couple called quits to their 21-year relationship and nearly-ten-year marriage. Their divorce was finalized on April 14, 2015.
Their divorce received significant press coverage after Patton sought sole custody of Julian and filed a restraining order against Thicke alleging domestic violence, drug use, and infidelity. They reached a settlement in August 2015.
Thicke started dating model April Love Geary in 2014 and they debuted as a couple in 2015. On February 22, 2018, Thicke became a father for the second time when Geary gave birth to their daughter, Mia Love Thicke.
Thicke got engaged to April over Christmas Eve 2018 while she was carrying their second child.
On February 26, 2019, Geary gave birth to their daughter, Lola Alain Thicke.