Steve Harwell is a musician from the United States of America. He has been a member of the rock band Smash Mouth since its foundation as their lead vocalist. In 2006, he appeared in the reality TV series that aired on VH1, The Surreal Life. In 2001, Steve worked in the ensemble comedy film Rat Race.
Steven Scott Harwell was born on January 9, 1967 in Santa Clara, California. There’s no information about his mother or father, but he probably was grown and raised in his hometown, Santa Clara, California.
Steve Harwell is married to Michelle Laroque. What is confirmed is that he had a son named Presley Scott Harwell, but in 2001 he died because of an intense lymphatic leukemia. Some information says that he has 4 other children and their names are Martin, Darla, Kathy and Charlie.
In September 2017, it was reported that Steve Harwell went to a hospital because of a heart problem.
Steve Harwell was first a rap singer in F.O.S band (Freedom of Speech rap band). In 1994, Steve Harwell co-found Smash Mouth Rock band along with Gregory Dean Camp, Paul Gerald DeLisle and Kevin Coleman. Steve as their piano player and vocalist, Gregory as their guitarist, Paul as their bassist and Kevin as their drummer but he left in 1999. Smash Mouth is known as San Jose rock band.
On July 8, 1997 they released their first album called Fush Yu Mang which has 12 songs, and it was produced by Eric Valentine. Then they kept working and released more and more successful albums and singles. In 1999, their song “All Star” from their second album, Astro Lounge, was nominated for a Grammy Award for Best Pop Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocals. In 2000, they earned a Kids’ Choice Award for Favorite Band. The band went on many successful concerts and tours.
Smash Mouth List of Albums
• Fush Yu Mang (12 Tracks), (1997).
• Astro Lounge (15 Tracks), (1999).
• Smash Mouth (13 Tracks), (2001).
• Get the Picture? (12 Tracks), (2003).
• All Star Smash Hits (20 Tracks), (2005).
• Summer Girl (11 Tracks), (2006).
• Magic (11 Tracks), (2012).
How much is Steve Harwell Net Worth in 2017
Steve Harwell co-found Smash Mouth along with Gregory Dean Camp, Paul Gerald DeLisle and Kevin Coleman. He first was playing the piano for them but now he’s only their lead vocalist. Smash Mouth earned Kids’ Choice Award for Favorite Band in 2000. Their song, All Star was nominated for a Grammy award in 1999.
Steve Harwell appeared in the food reality TV show, Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives. Steve has been going on concerts with his band this year, but in September, 2017, it was reported that one of the show got canceled because Steve had to go to the hospital with heart problem issues. Steve Harwell has a net worth of $5.5 million US dollars as of 2017.
Steve Harwell is a successful rock, punk and hip hop musician. He is the lead vocalist for the band he co-found, Smash Mouth. Steve is married to Michelle Laroque and their only confirmed son died in 2001 because of an intense lymphatic leukemia.