Chad Smith
Chad Smith
Celebrated Name: Chad Smith
Real Name/Full Name: Chad Gaylord Smith
Gender: Male
Age: 62 years old
Birth Date: 25 October 1961
Birth Place: Saint Paul, Minnesota, United States
Nationality: American
Height: 1.91 m
Weight: 85 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Spouse (Name): Nancy Mack (m. 2004), Maria St. John (m. 1996–1997)
Children: Yes (Manon St. John Smith, Cole Smith, Justin Smith, Ava Smith)
Profession: Musician
Net Worth in 2024: $100 million
Last Updated: June 2024

Chad Smith is a musician and present drummer of the Red Hot Chili Peppers, who is best known for the fact that this group which he joined during the year 1988 was instated in Rock and Roll Hall of Fame during the year 2012.

Maybe you know about Chad Smith 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 Smith’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:

Chad Smith was born in the year 1961 to Curtis and Joan Smith as their third kid. His birthplace was Saint Paul, situated in Minnesota. It is found that he devoted the majority of childhood within Bloomfield Hills, situated in Michigan, wherein he did graduate from Lahser High School during the year 1980.

This musician began playing on drums while he was age seven, and he was brought up attending primarily to bands viz. The Rolling Stones, Rush, Pink Floyd, Humble Pie, Led Zeppelin, Black Sabbath, The Who, Deep Purple, Kiss as well as The Jimi Hendrix Experience.

He has devoted his preliminary years in different rock bands like Pharaoh as well as a Michigan-centred band named Toby Redd.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 25 October 1961, Chad Smith is 62 years old as of today’s date 12th June 2024. His height is 1.91 m tall, and his weight is 85 kg.


Chad Smith started off his career during the year 1988 when the Red Hot Chili Peppers actually were finding a substitute for their drummer, i.e., D.H. Peligro, who was recently fired.

Previously involved in the process of serving on their fourth studio album and recruiting afresh guitarist named John Frusciante, this band has assisted in opening auditions for a drummer.

He was one among the latest drummers to give audition for a band, and also the band experienced that on looks alone, he would actually be the incorrect fit because he appeared more hair-metal rather than being punk.

After perceiving a successful global tour in the provision of Mother’s Milk, that band has launched its debut intended for Warners, Blood Sugar Sex Magik of the year 1991 which was enormously successful through its release ranking at number three on famous Billboard charts, and has sold thirteen million copies globally.

His fame increased when it appeared to get nominated and also won many awards. Also, it got listed on several critics’ lists of the best albums of the year.

In the year 2012, it is known that the Chili Peppers got instated through Chris Rock to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. He and the Chili Peppers covered up I’m With You World Tour during the year 2013.

Awards & Achievements:

Chad Smith’s achievement is that the group: the Red Hot Chili Peppers, which he joined in the year 1988, was instated in Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in the year 2012. Also, the RHCP would reach to sell over 80 million copies globally.

Net Worth & Salary of Chad Smith in 2024

Chad Smith Net Worth 2019As of June 2024, Chad Smith has an estimated net worth of $100 million. He has made most of his fortune with his career as a musician and a drummer.

After completing graduation from high school, Smith began learning and earning by concentrating on the music career, performing on drums in many local bands. When visiting his brother inside California in 1988, he auditioned for local band termed, The Red Hot Chili Peppers (RHCP) and then he earned by joining it.

In the year 1989, RHCP has issued its fourth studio album entitled “Mother’s Milk.” That album was known to be its greatest success to date, selling more than one million issues.

Across the following 20 years, the RHCP appeared to sell higher than 80 million copies internationally. His fame is high because recently they were instated within the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

Other than his contribution made with RHCP, the singer has too recorded one famous children’s album, termed as “Rhythm Train.” Also, he is a consistent session musician working for many artists, and also performs by a supergroup termed Chickenfoot, also with the help of a personal group termed Chad Smith’s Bombastic Meatballs.

Right from childhood, Chad Smith obtained a kind of upbringing and environment that was inclined to music. This prominently assisted him in getting into global fame as his passion turned professional over the course of time. He has made his band become hit, and his albums were sold in millions.


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