Howie Dorough
Howie Dorough
Celebrated Name: Howie Dorough
Real Name/Full Name: Howard Dwaine Dorough
Gender: Male
Age: 50 years old
Birth Date: 22 August 1973
Birth Place: Orlando, Florida, USA
Nationality: American
Height: 1.70 m
Weight: 70 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Wife (Name): Leigh Boniello
Children (Sons): Yes, James Hoke Dorough, Holden John Dorough (name)
Dating/Girlfriend (Name): N/A
Is Howie Dorough Gay?: No
Profession: Singer-Songwriter
Salary: N/A
Net Worth in 2024: $50 Million
Last Updated: July 2024

Howard Dwaine Dorough is a young singer and songwriter who took the country by his storm. His music captivated the young generation and made him a cult figure in the USA. However, it took him a significant amount of practice, professional training, and keeping a firm hand on the pulse of the music’s young people’s demands.

Maybe you know about Howie Dorough 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 Howie Dorough’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

Orlando, Florida, in the USA, is where this popular musical figure, Howie Dorough, was born on August 22, 1973, as the youngest child of Paula Flores Dorough (Mother) and Hoke Dwaine Dorough (Father). He began his singing career with his friend A.J. Mclean there.

He became a member of Young people’s favorite band, THE BACKSTREET BOYS, best known for their hit song “Quit Playing Games.” He is listed with the most famous people born on his birthdate and as a star Pop Singer on TRENDCELEBNOW.COM, which gives out a list of Who’s who of this field. Today he a star singer and songwriter.

Personal Life

After the death of his sister Caroline in 1998, he established the Dorough Lupus Foundation to help the patients of Lupus. He organized many concerts, auctions, yearly cruises as charity events to help raise money and improve its patients. He first met his present wife, Leigh Anne Boniello, on December 6, 2000, and was in a relationship for about six years. They married on December 8, 2007, in Florida and have two sons.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 22 August 1973, Howie Dorough is 50 years old as of today’s date 21st July 2024. His height is 1.70 tall, and his weight is 70 kg.


Howie began to sing when he was just three. Who can believe that he had been giving performances at the little age of six or seven?  He was active in his elementary school musicals also. He learned Singing, Dance and Acting professionally in an academy of Performing Arts. An active member of the school choir, he performed in Talent as well as T.V. shows. Gradually, he came to limelight by acting in films, T.V. Shows, and in a commercial for Disney World.

He had his share of failures as well but did not give up. He also did several odd jobs besides singing and acting to make it to the real world. He was among the top 10 of his class besides being named the Most Talented. Then he graduated as an Associate of Arts Degree from the University of Central Florida.

He joined Backstreet Boys in 1993 after high school. The group performed at High Schools, Shopping Malls, and then went to European countries with Jive Records. Their album was in the top ten slots and sold a whopping 8 million copies. After their second album, “Backstreet Back” in Europe, they released a record in the USA. It was no. 4 on the Billboard 200, selling about 14 million copies.

Their album” Millenium” (1999) was one of the biggest selling ones. Their next “Black and Blue” sold 1.59 million copies. They became a legend after such an incredible performance. After a gap of a few years, they released more albums, “Never Gone,” “Unbreakable,” “This is us,” “In a world like this,” and “DNA.” These albums smashed records of sales. Today, they are one of the most prominent selling artists, with sales crossing 135 million all over the globe.

He worked solo as a singer and songwriter and released his first solo album “Back to me” in 2011. It received small success—his second album, “Which one am I,” was released in 2019.

He has worked in several T.V. series also. He has been active in Real Estate development and has held reputed positions in several companies, including his Dorough Lupus Foundation. Early this year, he participated in a musical that was loosely about his life.

Awards & Achievements

He won the prestigious Sneak Attack Award of MTV as part of Backstreet Boys.

Net Worth & Salary of Howie Dorough in 2024

Howie Dorough Net Worth
Howie Dorough Net Worth

His annual salary is still under review. His net worth is estimated to be $50 Million as of July 2024. This huge income is a result of his hard work and star attraction that has come basically from his performances as a Pop Singer and songwriter.

It is not easy to establish oneself and then stay in the full world of Pop Singing oneself for long. Howie Dorough’s life is an example of the success of hard work. He began to learn and perform from his very young age and did not restrict himself to one form. He kept singing, writing songs, and expanding his horizons.



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