Chad Hugo
Chad Hugo
Celebrated Name: Chad Hugo
Real Name/Full Name: Charles Edward Hugo
Gender: Male
Age: 50 years old
Birth Date: February 24, 1974
Birth Place: Portsmouth, Virginia, U.S
Nationality: American
Height: 5’6’’
Weight: 76 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Spouse (Name): Priscilla Lynch Hugo
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter): Yes
Dating/Girlfriend (Name): Yes(Priscilla Lynch Hugo)
Is Chad Hugo Gay?: No
Profession: Record Producer, singer, and songwriter
Salary: NA
Net Worth in 2024: $60 million
Last Updated: July 2024

Chad Hugo is one of the most prominent and famous American singer, songwriter, record producer, and a multi-instrumentalist. He is best known for writing duo The Neptunes and the member of N.E.R.D. He is a saxophonist, plays the guitar, and also a pianist. His production partner is the famous “Happy Singer” Pharrell Williams, and he has produced many hit music tracks with him. He was also honored with the Producer of the Year award from The Source Awards and also the Billboard Music Awards in 2002.

Maybe you know about Chad Hugo very well, but do you know how old and tall is he and what is his net worth in 2024? If you do not know, we have prepared this article about details of Chad Hugo’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.

Early Life & Biography

Chad was born in the South Hampton Roads city, which is in Portsmouth, Virginia, and he was born to Filipino parents. Chad grew up with his parents in Virginia Beach, and his father retired as a Navy officer, and his mother was a laboratory technician. He met his music partner Pharrel Williams in the grade school and the band class, and they were together at a magnet school, and together both of them were known as the gifted teens. After school, both of them have been working together and played in various bands.

Personal Life

Talking of his personal life, Chad Hugo has been married twice, and his first wife was Rachel Hugo, to whom he was married from 1998 to 2010. Later they both got divorced, and Chad married Priscilla Lynch Hugo in 2014.

Hugo together has three children who were born in 1998, 2000, and 2014.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on February 24 1974, Chad Hugo is 50 years old as of today’s date 18th July 2024. His height is 5’6’’ tall, and his weight is 76 kg.


He worked in occasion production for many artists for many years associated with the founder Teddy Riley like BLACKstreet and SWV. In August 2002, and The Neptunes was crowned as the Producers of the Year at both the Billboard Music Awards and The Source Awards.  He also produced music with stars like Jay-Z and music with him was a great hit. He signed a global music deal with BMG Music Publishing too.

The Source Magazine described him as “Mr. Spock,” and to Williams, they described as “Captain Kirk.” According to him, Pharrell usually provides the beat as the drummer in Duo, and he provides the music. In 2011 he also created the DJ team named “Missile Command” along with Daniel Biltmore, and then the team signed the deal with Fool’s Gold Records to release the music. They released two mixtapes, and Hugo has also created an alternative band with Paul Banks, which was named No Planes in Space back then.

Recently he has done production on the Earl Sweatshirt’s debut album named Doris. He has also done some work on No Malice’s debut album, Hear Ye Him. He worked for the K-Pop group Red Velvet in 2014 and worked on their song “Happiness,” and Kid Sister for her Dusk 2 Dawn.

In 2015 he reunited is N.E.R.D. band and contributed his three songs to the kid’s movies The SpongeBob Movie 2: Sponge out Of Water OST”, and he worked with Iamsu! And P-Lo. With them, he worked for the track “Can’t Stop, Won’t Stop.” He once again teamed up with his Neptunes partner Pharrell Williams and did some work on the Snoop Dogg album Bush.

At the beginning of 2018, he worked with Justin Timberlake, and he produced nine tracks with him for his Man of the Woods album.

Awards & Achievements

He has been nominated for many awards, and he won a Grammy in 2004. He won this award for Best Pop Vocal Album, and he shared this award with Justin Timberlake, Pharrell Williams, and Serban Ghenea.

Net Worth & Salary of Chad Hugo in 2024

Chad Hugo Net Worth
Chad Hugo Net Worth

The total estimated net worth of Chad Hugo is estimated to be around $60 million as of July 2024. He has earned most of his wealth from music and producing the music albums with his current partner Pharrell Williams. He is also a member of N.E.R.D. He has also earned his wealth from many brand endorsements and also sold many music albums. He has worked with many other stars like Justin Timberlake and Serban Ghenea. He produced the song “Happy” with Pharrell Williams, and he did some great work there. He got much appreciation for the music in that song.

Chad Hugo is one of the greatest record producers that the industry has seen, and his contributions to the community are significant. He has done much work for the music industry, and he is the inspiration for many. He has worked hard for all the fame that he has received, and we wish that he would produce more music soon.


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