|Celebrated Name:||Tim McIlrath|
|Real Name/Full Name:||Timothy James McIlrath|
|Age:||41 years old|
|Birth Date:||3 November 1978|
|Birth Place:||Indianapolis, Indiana, U.S.|
|Wife/Spouse (Name):||Erin McIlrath|
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):||Yes (Blythe and Scarlet)|
|Is Tim McIlrath Gay?:||No|
|Profession:||Musician, Singer, Guitarist, and Songwriter.|
|Net Worth in 2020:||$8 Million|
|Last Updated:||July 2020|
Tim McIlrath is a popular American rock musician. He is the co-founder of the American rock band, Rise Against, where he is the lead singer, rhythm guitarist, and songwriter as well. He is a supporter of animal rights and promotes PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals) with his band. He has a condition called heterochromia because of which his left eye is blue, and his right eye is hazel. He is a straight edge as well.
Maybe you know about Tim McIlrath very well, but do you know how old and tall is he and what is his net worth in 2020? If you do not know, we have prepared this article about details of Tim McIlrath’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
Tim McIlrath, whose full name is Timothy James McIlrath, was born on the 3rd of November 1978 in Indianapolis, Indiana, the U.S. Coming to his education, he has attended the Rolling Meadows High School where the music video for the Rise Against single, “Make It Stop” was shot. He has also been to Northeastern Illinois University, but he left college in his junior year to focus on his career in music.
Tim McIlrath is married to Erin McIlrath, and the couple has two daughters, Blythe and Scarlet.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on the 3rd of November 1978, Tim McIlrath is 41 years old as of today’s date 13th July 2020. His height is 1.75 M tall, and his weight is 76 Kg.
Tim McIlrath began his career in 1995 as a member of the rock band, Baxter. They achieved success in 1996 with the release of their cassette, “Troy’s Bucket.” The following year, they released an EP, “Lost Voices,” and after some local touring, the band split up. He was a part of the bands, The Honor System and Arma Angelus, before forming the band, Transistor Revolt, in 1999, which would later become Rise Against.
The original members of the Transistor Revolt were the bassist Joe Principe, guitarist Dan Precision, drummer Toni Tintari and Tim himself. Drummer Brandon Barnes did not join the band until 2001, which was around the same time that the band was renamed Rise Against. In April of 2001, their debut album, “The Unraveling,” was released.
They achieved considerable success with the release of their second album, “Revolutions per Minute” in 2002. They became more popular with the release of the singles, “Give It All,” “Swing Life Away,” and “Life Less Frightening.” The band had recorded eight studio albums by 2017. Also, Tim has played in his hardcore punk band, The Killing Tree. He is a supporter of animal rights and promotes PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals) with his band.
The band has also taken up more politically and socially challenging lyrics with time. An example of this would be the band’s song, “Help Is On The Way.” The band’s support for PETA can be seen in the lyrics of their single, “Ready to Fall,” and the music video for the single contained footage of factory farming, rodeos, sport hunting, deforestation, melting ice caps, and forest fires.
Awards & Achievements
Here is a list covering some of the Awards and Achievements earned by Tim McIlrath:
- In 2009, Rise Against was voted as the Best Animal-Friendly Band by PETA.
- Rise Against was nominated for a VMA in the category of Best Video with a Message for “Make It Stop, September’s Children” at the 2011 MTV Video Music Awards (VMA).
- Rise Against was nominated for a VMA in the category of Best Video with a Message
for “Ballad of Hollis Brown” at the 2012 MTV Video Music Awards (VMA).
Net Worth & Salary of Tim McIlrath in 2020
As of July 2020, Tim McIlrath has gathered a net worth of $8 Million. He has garnered most of his earnings from his career as a Musician, Singer, Guitarist, and Songwriter. He began his career in 1995 as a member of the rock band, Baxter, which gained success in 1996 with the release of their cassette, “Troy’s Bucket.” He is the co-founder of the rock band, Rise Against, which has been greatly successful and is well-known for their singles, “Give It All,” “Swing Life Away,” and “Life Less Frightening.”
Tim McIlrath has been a great artist, and his work shows that. His support for animal rights and PETA is well known, and it can surely be said that he has used his platform for good. With that being said, we wish him the best of luck for all his future endeavors and hope he keeps entertaining and inspiring us like he always has.