Who Is The Richest Member Of Nickelback? See Chad Kroeger, Ryan Peake, Mike Kroeger, And Daniel Adair’s Net Worth In 2021
Nickelback can be considered as one of the most successful and influential rock bands of all time with their career spanning more than 20 years. The band members gained great popularity and insane wealth thanks to composing and recording iconic albums which have been listening to all around the world.
The band was originally founded as a cover band called Village Idiot by the Kroeger brothers, Chad and Mike, in 1995 and its name was later changed to Nickelback. The current line-up consisted of Chad Kroeger as the guitarist and lead vocalist, Ryan Peake as the keyboardist and back vocalist, Mike Kroeger as the bassist, and Daniel Adair as the drummer. The band released their debut studio album ‘Curb’ on May 15, 1996.
Chad Kroeger Net Worth $80 Million
Chad Kroeger is currently the richest member of Nickelback as its lead vocalist with a net worth of $80 million. After the release of ‘Curb,’ the band’s commercial success and popularity were followed by ‘The State,’ ‘Silver Side Up,’ ‘The Long Road,’ ‘All the Right Reasons’ and four more albums. Kroeger also formed another band named The Suits XL and collaborated with different artists such as his ex-wife Avril Lavigne, Zakk Wylde, and Santana along with his remarkable career as the frontman of Nickelback.
Ryan Peake Net Worth $65 Million
Nickelback keyboardist and back vocalist, Ryan Peake, who has a net worth of $65 million, is the second richest member of the band. He was also one of the founding members of Villiage Idiot along with the brothers. Anthrax, Megadeth, and Metallica are the main bands that influenced his music. His back vocal performance was appreciated a lot in most of Nickelback’s popular songs, such as ‘Savin’ Me,’ ‘Hollywood,’ and ‘Gotta Be Somebody.’ He also played acoustic guitar which initially belonged to his father in some of the live performances of the band.
Mike Kroeger Net Worth $60 Million
Mike Kroeger is the third richest member of Nickelback as its bassist with currently owning a $60 million fortune. Mike found the name of the band while he was working at Starbucks. His bass guitar performance received very positive reviews especially in ‘Photograph’ and ‘How You Remind Me.’ He is also a very talented composer of many movies’ soundtracks such as ‘Daredevil,’ ‘Transformers,’ and ‘The Condemned.’
Daniel Adair Net Worth $12 Million
Drummer Daniel Adair, who has a net worth of $12 million, is the fourth richest member of Nickelback. Adair started his professional musical career in 3 Doors Down and he joined Nickelback to replace Ryan Vikedal in 2005. He was the drummer behind the band’s albums ‘All the Right Reasons,’ ‘Dark Horse,’ ‘Here and Now,’ ‘No Fixed Address,’ and ‘Feed the Machine.’ Adair is also a licensed pilot and has a Maule M-7 along with his musical career in different bands.