Who is Joel Madden? Wiki, Age, Wife, Net Worth, Ethnicity, Career

Joel Madden

Joel Madden is the lead singer of the American pop-punk band Good Charlotte. He is also known for his work as a record producer, DJ, actor, and UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador. He is best known for being a member of the well-known pop-rock duo The Madden Brothers, along with his identical brother Benji Madden.

Quick Facts

Celebrated Name:Joel Madden
Real Name/Full Name:Joel Rueben Madden
Age:43 years old
Birth Date:11 March 1979
Birth Place:Waldorf, Maryland, United States
Height:1.7 m
Weight:75 kg
Sexual Orientation:Straight
Marital Status:Married
Wife/Spouse (Name):Nicole Richie (m. 2010)
Children:Yes (Harlow Madden, Sparrow Madden)
Profession:American pop-punk band Good Charlotte, as well as a record producer, actor, DJ, and UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador
Net Worth in 2024:$20 million

Joel Madden Biography

Joel Madden was born to Roger Combs and Robin Madden in 1979. Waldorf, Maryland, was the town where he was born. He was born with an identical twin named Benji Madden, who plays guitar and sings backup vocals in the band Good Charlotte.

In addition, he has an elder brother named Josh Madden, who also works in the music industry, and a younger sister named Sarah Madden.

Joel Madden

Joel Madden’s Age, Height, Weight

Joel Madden, who was born on March 11, 1979, is 43 years old as of 2024. His height is 1.7 m, and he weighs 75 kg.


Joel Madden began his career in 1995, at the age of 16, when he formed a band with his brother Benji and a friend.

The band was short-lived, and the Maddens eventually hired associate high schoolers like Aaron Escolopio, Paul Thomas, and Billy Martin to help them establish their brand as Good Charlotte.

This band’s name was inspired by a children’s book titled Good Charlotte: Girls of the Good Day Orphanage, which was written by Carol Beach York.

This vocalist and the other members of Good Charlotte appeared as the band at the school walkway in the 2001 film Not Another Teen Movie.

Following that, he appeared in a cameo role in the 2004 film Fat Albert and worked with his brother Benji in the 2006 film Material Girls.

In addition to his major works, he founded the clothing line MADE Clothing in collaboration with two brothers, Benji and Josh. This brand is now defunct, and the clothing line was renamed DCMA Collective in early 2006.

The vocalist rose to prominence in 2011 as one of four different vocal coaches on the previous season of one Australian-based version of the well-known reality singing competition The Voice.

Achievements and Awards

Joel Madden won the Logie Award for Most Popular New Male Talent in 2013 for his role as a coach on that program.

Joel Madden’s Net Worth in 2024

Joel Madden’s net worth is estimated to be $20 million as of February 2024. He makes his money through his various careers as a record producer, singer, actor, and DJ. He is also a UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador.

He is currently best known as the lead vocalist for the band Good Charlotte, which he co-founded with his twin brother Benji.

After finishing high school, the Madden twins and their high school friends decided to form the band Good Charlotte. By the year 2000, these band members had released their debut album, Good Charlotte, which was later followed by some releases.

The band’s most recent release is a studio album titled Cardiology, which was released in 2010. Aside from his earnings from this band, he also made a good living by appearing in films such as the 2001 teen hit Not Another Teen Movie, in which Good Charlotte made a cameo as the band at the school prom.

He also earns well from his personal clothing line, DCMA collective, which he co-founded with his brothers, and he has worked as a vocal coach on the Australian reality show The Voice.

Joel Madden is one of those vocalists who rose to prominence through his work in a pop-punk band with his brothers. This band’s name is Good Charlotte, and he was the lead vocalist as well as the frontman.

He began working in this career as a teenager and is still working hard to achieve greater fame.