John Rich
John Rich
Celebrated Name: John Rich
Real Name/Full Name: John Rich
Gender: Male
Age: 50 years old
Birth Date: 7th January 1974
Birth Place: Amarillo, Texas, USA
Nationality: American
Height: 1.74m
Weight: 76kgs
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Spouse (Name): Joan Bush
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter): Yes (Cash Rich, Colt Daniel, and Luca James)
Dating/Girlfriend (Name): N/A
Is John Rich Gay?: No
Profession: Singer, Songwriter, Record producer
Salary: N/A
Net Worth in 2024: $12 Million
Last Updated: May 2024

John Rich is a country musician who rose to fame in the early 1990s after joining the Lonestar band, where he was their bass guitarist and once in a while, the band’s lead vocalist. Apart from music, Jon is a political activist who doesn’t hide his affiliation with the Republican Party candidates.

In 2008, he supported Fred Thompson candidature before Joining the John McCain campaign. He went on to release “Raisin McCain,” a song he performed during the Republican National Convention. In the 2016 presidential race, he was quoted saying he was happy Trump was running for the presidency and eventually ended up supporting his candidature.

Maybe you know about John Rich 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 John Rich’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

John was born on 7th January 1974 in Amarillo, Texas, where he grew up. His mother is Judy Overton Rich and is dad is Jim, who used to work as a Baptist preacher. After his graduation from high school, he moved to Nashville, where he started his music career. Here, he used to at Opryland USA, an amusement park in Nashville that used to work seasonally.

At no one time did John saw himself in music while growing up as all he wanted to become was a professional team roper. While in Nashville, he met and joined a country music group, “Texasee,” which later rebranded and became Lonestar. This is where his professional music career took off, becoming the band’s lead bass guitarist. Once in a while, he used to alternate as lead singer with Richie McDonald.

Personal Life

John is one person who is known to keep his personal life away from the public eye. He dated his wife Joan Bush for around five years, and though there were rumors of the two datings, they were rarely seen in public together. The pair tied the knot on December 6th, 2008, and are blessed with three children.

His firstborn Cash Rich was born on 12th January 2010, followed by Colt Daniel, their second born on 29th September 2011. On April 20th, 2014, his lastborn son Luca James Rich was born. John lives in Nashville with his family in his mansion that he refers to as Mt, Richmore.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 7th January 1974, John Rich is 50 years old as of today’s date 19th May 2024. His height is 1.74m tall, and his weight is 76 kg.


Professionally, John started singing after moving to Nashville but came to fame when he joined the Lonestar band in 1992. With the band, he co-wrote two singles, namely, “Say when” and “Come cryin’ to me,” with the latter becoming one of the band’s best numbers on singles. In 1998, John left the band and decided to pursue a solo career and signed with BNA Records. He released two singles with BNA Records and an album that came to be released in 2006. In 2001, he released Rescue Me album that he credited it to Katie Darnell, a cancer patient who really inspired him.

Together with Big Kenny, they formed Big & Rich duo that came to record three albums with Warner Bros Records. The duo recorded great success with their singles before going to hiatus in 2007 and only came to be re-established in 2012. Apart from his singing, the rich have been writing songs artists as well as producing them. Artists like Keith Anderson and Gretchen Wilson have worked with John as their producer.

Awards & Achievements

So far, John is yet to receive or get nominated for an award. This doesn’t reflect the true picture of his work in any way. From his time with Lonestar band to his solo career, John’s song has hit top positions in the country music chart. Though not awarded, his best tears in country music are ahead of him, and his work without a doubt will be award soon.

Net Worth & Salary of John Rich in 2024

John Rich Net Worth
John Rich Net Worth

Almost everything John has earned has come from music. Joining Lonestar Band at the age of 18and going on to become one of its core members earned him a considerable amount of money. His three solo albums have been doing well in the country music chart. Music production and songwriting have also been another source of revenue for John. Accumulatively, John has a net worth of $12 million as of May 2024.

John’s television work can’t go unnoticed. In 2007, he hosted a reality show “gone country” where upcoming country musicians compete with the winning contestant receiving a single production from John. In 2011 he was a contestant in the Celebrity apprentice show where he is raising more than $1.2 million for St-Jude Children’s Research Hospital. He went on to win the show earning his charity an additional $250,000.


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