|Celebrated Name:||Al Jourgensen|
|Real Name/Full Name:||Alejandro Ramirez Casas|
|Age:||65 years old|
|Birth Date:||October 9, 1958|
|Birth Place:||Havana Cuba|
|Wife/Spouse (Name):||Patty Marsh (m. 1984-1995) Angelina Lucacin (m.2002 Div 2014)|
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):||Yes (daughter)|
|Is Al Jourgensen Gay?:||No|
|Profession:||Musician, singer, record producer|
|Net Worth in 2023:||$5 million|
|Last Updated:||December 2023|
Al Jourgensen is a Cuban-American singer songwriter. He is popularly known to be the founder of the industrial metal group called Ministry which was founded in 1981. It has successfully released music for four decades. He is also recorded and produced for other popular artists who include Prong, Jello Biafra, Iggy Pop, The blackouts and Skinny Puppy.
The Ministry band has been commercial success with its album N.W.O being nominated for the 1993 Grammy Award for Best Metal Performance. Besides music he also plays the instruments such s the guitar, drums and the Keyboard.
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Early Life & Biography
Al Jourgensen was born Alejandro Ramirez Casas on October 9, 1958 in Havana Cuba. He is the son to Gualberto Ramiro Casas and Margarita Brouwer. Jourgensen moved to the United States with his family when he was 3 years old. They mainly settled in Breckenridge, Colorado and Chicago.
His love for music developed when he was very young he was even a part of short-lived bands. He went to the University of Illinois Chicago. He also enrolled at both the University of Colorado and the University of Northern Colorado. After he had completed his education he worked as a radio DJ before he decided to professionally pursue music.
Age, Height, Weight and Body Measurements
Being born on 9 October 1958, Al Jourgensen is 65 years old as of today’s date 8th December 2023. His height is 173 cm tall, and weight is 84 kg.
Personal Life: wife, girlfriend, dating, divorce, kids
Jourgensen may look a little rough but he is a very kind and soft man. He was in relationship with a lady name Patty Marsh .they got married from 1984-1995 and they became parents to a beautiful daughter.
After 7 years he went back to the dating scene and this time it was with Angelina Lukacin with whom they got married in 2002. Just like any relationship that endures hardships theirs was also faced with differences that led them to be separated. They announced their divorce in July 2014.
Jourgensen formed the band ministry in the year 1981 while he was in Chicago. The band received a lot of attention from the music industry especially because of their 1983 debut studio album called “With Sympathy”.
The other releases with the ministry in the 80’s were such as, The Land Rape and Honey and The Mind is a Terrible thing to Taste. Then in the 90’s Ministry’s fifth studio album called “Psalm69: The Way to Succeed and the Way to Suck Eggs” received mains stream success.
The following years he enjoyed publicity and success thought his career but he also began to be negatively affected by substance abuse. This duration he started to be depressed and his creative output was greatly affected.
Their sixth album “Filth Pig” was released in 1996 but it was immediate flop for it divided its fans leading to being dropped by the label Warner Bros Records in the year 2001. From 2006-2007 Ministry released Rio Grande Blood, The Last Sucker, Revolting Cocks from their new record label.
Then Jourgensen established “13th Planet Records” which is his own record label where even Ministry recorded several records.
In 2013 Jourgensen released his autobiography titled “Ministry: The Lost Gospels According to Al Jourgensen.
Jourgensen has worked in team as a music producer together with his Ministry band mate Paul Barker which was called the Hypoluxa and Hermes Pan. They have produced their own music as well as well as other Wax Trax Records Acts.
Awards & Achievements
N.W.O was nominated for the 1993 Grammy Award for Best Metal Performance. They unfortunately lost the prize to Nine Inch Nails “Wish”.
Net Worth & Salary of Al Jourgensen in 2023
Jourgensen gained his popularity for his music career. He always knew that music was a passion that drove him to achieve so many of his dreams. He started singing in 1981 and since then he has gradually increased his earnings as his popularity keeps increasing.
His income primarily comes from selling his music as well as performances he does all over the country. He has amassed a net worth of $5 million as of December 2023.
Al Jourgensen is a very talented musician he has had his highs and also his lows in his career as a musician. He had struggle with drug and substance abuse and had struggled with heroine for 20 years. He has managed to decrease his dependency to just beer and Psilocybin mushrooms. As of 2019 he is Crack, Pills, Methadone and heroine free.