Ryan Adams
Ryan Adams
Celebrated Name: Ryan Adams
Real Name/Full Name: David Ryan Adams
Gender: Male
Age: 49 years old
Birth Date: 5 November 1974
Birth Place: Jacksonville, North Carolina
Nationality: American
Height: 1.73m
Weight: 72kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Divorced
Wife/Spouse (Name): Mandy Moore
(m. 2009; div. 2016)
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter): No
Dating/Girlfriend (Name): N/A
Is Ryan Adams Gay?: No
Profession: Singer, songwriter, record producer
Salary: N/A
Net Worth in 2024: $15 million
Last Updated: April 2024

Ryan Adams is a multitalented singer and songwriter of American origin. He is also a record producer, a poet who has released a total of 16 albums. He has also released three albums as a member of the band Whiskeytown, which is a rock/alternative country band. He embarked on his solo career in 2000, and his debut album titled Heartbreaker was nominated for the Shortlist Music Prize in 2000. As a poet, he has written a book of poems called Infinite Blues. He has also written a collection of poems and short stories by the title of Hello Sunshine.

Maybe you know about Ryan Adams 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 Ryan Adams’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

The singer was born David Ryan Adams, in Jacksonville, North Carolina. His parents’ names have not been disclosed to the public. He is the second child of the couple, and he has an elder brother and a younger sister. His parents divorced when he was five years old, and his mother and siblings became homeless, and they moved in with his grandparents.

Adams stated in an interview that he became who he is today because of his grandparents and also stated that his grandmother was like a mother to him. When he was thirteen years old, his mother remarried. He started writing short stories at the age of 8, and by the time he reached 14, he was already playing an electric guitar. He joined a local band by the name of Blank Label but is disbanded soon after.

For his education, he attended Jacksonville High School, but he dropped in the tenth grade. He performed in the band known as The Patty Duke Syndrome, which split in 1994, having done two songs.

Personal Life

Adams has been married only once in his lifetime. The marriage was to Mandy Moore, an actress, singer, and songwriter. The lovebirds met in 2008, and they announced their engagement in February 2009. Their wedding ceremony was held on 23 March 2009 in Georgia. The couple did not have any children, and they looked happy in their marriage.  It came as a shock to many in January 2015 when they jointly offered a statement announcing their separation. They finally divorced in June 2016.

Adams has been accused of sexual misconduct by several women, including Phoebe Bridgers and his ex-wife Mandy Moore. He was said to offer them assistance in their music career and later pursue them sexually. One of the accusers said Adams sent her sexually explicit messages when she was not of age. As a result of the accusations, his tour of Ireland and Britain was canceled in March 2019. Ryan suffers from tinnitus disease and Menieres, and the audience is warned against taking flash photos at his shows.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 5 November 1974, Ryan Adams is 49 years old as of today’s date 21st April 2024. His height is 1.73m tall, and his weight is 72 kg.


Adams, together with Phil Wandscher, Steve Grothmann, Eric Gilmore, and Caitlin Cary, co-founded the band Whiskeytown.  Their debut album was titled Faithless Street, and it was well-received by their fans. Their second album, “Strangers Almanac” did not disappoint as well, and they attained critical acclaim. They completed their third and final album in 1999, but it was not released until 2001.

Ryan started his solo career with the release of the album Heartbreaker in 2000. The album received critical success, but its sales were very slow. His second album Gold was also well received, and the first single on the album was titled New York, New York. The single was very successful, and it was a breakthrough in Adam’s career. In total, Adams has released 16 albums with some of them being Love Is Hell, Cold Rose, Ryan Adams, Prisoner, and Orion, just to mention but a few.

As a solo artist Adams has worked with different bands as backups. They include The Finger, The Cardinals, Pornography, and the Ryan Adams Band.

As a record producer, Adams has produced albums for artists like Willie Nelson, Fall Out Boy, Jesse Malin, and Jenny Lewis. He has also collaborated with several artists, including Minnie Driver, Counting Crows, and Norah Jones, among others. In 2009 he released two poetry books titled Hello Sunshine and Infinite Blues.

Awards & Achievements

For the time he has been a singer and a songwriter, Adams has been nominated for Grammy Award in 2002, NME Awards, Brit Awards, Americana Music Award, and the O Music Award. He was also nominated for a Shortlist Music Prize for the Album of the Year. He won the Q Awards in 2007.

Net Worth & Salary of Ryan Adams in 2024

Ryan Adams Net Worth
Ryan Adams Net Worth

Adams’ career has earned him a net worth of $15 million as of April 2024. He has released 16 albums as a solo artist, and they have sold millions of copies all over the world. He also has produced music for other artists and did collaborations with several others.

Ryan Adams is one determined singer who, despite having a health condition, has gone ahead and found success in music. He was accused of sexual misconduct, and this led to the cancellation of his international tour, but we hope all matters will be resolved soon, and he will continue with his career.


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