Who is Mark McGrath and what is his net worth 2018? Mark McGrath is acknowledged as a singer of a rock band named Sugar Ray. He is recognised for his work done while working as a co-host of Extra, as well as he worked as the host of Don’t Forget the Lyrics! during year 2010. Moreover, McGrath has hosted the season two of the TV show entitled as Killer Karaoke, accepting the position of Jackass star named Steve-O. Net worth of Mark McGrath is collected mainly from his works as singer, get further details below
McGrath belonged to Hartford, located in Connecticut. His family relocated from Connecticut toward Newport Beach, located in California while he was a kid of age eight years. He appeared in a high school in Newport Beach and afterwards studied in University of Southern California inside Los Angeles.
This singer got married to a beautician named Carin Kingsland in year 2012. This couple initially met in year 1994 and they got engaged on New Year’s Eve 2009 which was actually 16 years span of on-and-off dating. He and Kingsland became parents to twin kids namely Hartley Grace and Lydon Edward, born in year 2010.
Career of Mark McGrath began in year 1988, when he was working as a student at University of Southern California in association with a band. This band encompassed his high school friends belonging from Newport Beach, in CA. This band was formerly named as the Shrinky Dinx and later it was altered to Sugar Ray. In year 1994, this band has contracted with Atlantic Records and its initial success originated in year 1997 by the song entitled as “Fly”.
This singer’s personal fame ascended as he performed on covers of national magazine like Rolling Stone as well as Spin. He too noted many appearances made on VH1, MTV, and different talk as well as awards shows. People magazine has entitled him as the “Sexiest Rocker” for year 1998.
Moreover, McGrath has contributed the track entitled “Reaching Out” eight on Strait Up, known as a tribute album to a vocalist named Lynn Strait. In year 2012, McGrath in association with Everclear’s Art Alexakis arranged the SummerLand Tour, consisting of Everclear, Sugar Ray, Marcy Playground, Lit and Gin Blossoms. He and Alexakis made it certain to depart in year 2013, and he has created “Under the Sun Tour” along with Smash Mouth, Sugar Ray, Vertical Horizon, Gin Blossoms, and Fastball.
McGrath also focused on his hosting career and he has started his contribution as co-host of the television show named Extra in year 2004. He received this work after one producer had perceived his work hosting different VH1 as wellas MTV programs and requested him to join with. It is found that McGrath has left that show in year 2008 in order to concentrate on his music career.
Net Worth of Mark McGrath
Presently the net worth of Mark McGrath is $7 million. Primarily, he earned by being a singer as well as a television host. He initially became globally well-known by working as a lead singer of a rock band named as Sugar Ray as well as a host of a TV show named Extra. He also earned well by forming a band with few of his high school friends named Shrinky Dinkz. Later the name was changed to Sugar Ray and he has signed with Atlantic Records. Many of the hits by him include “Someday”, “Every Morning”, and “When It’s Over”.
His admiration outside the band boosted as he started appearing on some magazine covers like “Spin” and “Rolling Stone”. Besides, he earned well by making appearances on VH1, MTV, and many talk shows as well as awards show. Also, he earned well by working as a guest judge working for American Idol auditions which were broadcasted during early year 2005.
Being a singer of a rock band named Sugar Ray facilitated Mark McGrath to rise to prominence. Till now, he has collaborated with several leading bands and artists and he also appeared as host or co-host of many shows.