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Adam Duritz Net Worth

Adam Duritz Net Worth is
$40 Million



Adam Duritz Biography

It’s been reported that the entire quantity of Adam Duritz net value is really as high as 40 million dollars, making him among the richest people in present business. Not only is it a musician and songwriter, he’s also an archive and film maker. These involvements also have added up too much to the entire size of Adam Duritz net worthy of. As a singer, he’s mainly known from the band known as “Counting Crows”, where he’s not merely the leading singer, but also the primary song writer. Furthermore to his profession with this band, Adam Duritz is normally also referred to as a solo act. Furthermore, he spent some time working with a great many other musicians and bands, such as for example Nanci Griffith, The Wallflowers and Ryan Adams. Hence, all of this function of him in addition has increased the overall quantity of Adam Duritz net worthy of. Adam Duritz was created in 1964 in Baltimore, Maryland. Adam Duritz is mainly referred to as a founding person in the band known as “Counting Crows”. Furthermore to singing in this group, Adam Duritz can be the leading song author of it. Before he became such a favorite musician, Adam Duritz made an appearance with several SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA Bay Region bands, such as for example “Sordid Humor” and “Mod-L Society”. In 1990 he developed another band known as “The Himalayans”, nevertheless, the band didn’t last for a long period. Three years from then on, he developed a band which became extremely popular, known as “Counting Crows” that he is mainly known today and which includes also become one of many resources of Adam Duritz net worthy of. In 1993, the band released its 1st album known as “August and Everything After”. One hit out of this album was released known as “Mr. Jones”. Up even today, a lot more than 20 million copies of the band’s albums have already been offered and such sales also have added up too much to the entire size of Adam Duritz net well worth. In 2004, the band was nominated for an Academy Award for the music called “Accidentally in Like”. The song was actually contained in the soundtrack for the film known as “Shrek 2”. However, owned by this group isn’t the only work he offers in music globe. He spent some time working with many other significant musicians, which produced his own name a lot more famous. In 1997, he co-founded an archive label known as E Pluribus Unum. Later on, this label was bought by Interscope Information. Adam Fredric Duritz (born August 1, 1964) can be an American musician, songwriter, record producer, and film maker. He is most widely known for his part as frontman and vocalist for the rock-band Counting Crows, where he’s a founding member and principal author of their catalogue of tracks.Duritz offers recorded solo materials of his own, and offers collaborated with other musical functions. He offers branched out as who owns at least two record labels, performing as his own performers and repertoire (A&R) man. His function scoring music for film offers been identified by the music market, notably with an award for co-writing the music “”Accidentally in Like”” for the film Shrek 2 from BMI.Duritz’s lyrics have already been referred to as “”morose”” and “”tortured”” and while “”wordy introspection”” and his vocals “”expressive””. SYNOPSIS –> Go through the image to enlarge. –> Adam Duritz Net Worthy of: Adam Duritz can be an American musician, songwriter, record and film maker who includes a net well worth of $40 million dollars. A singer-songwriter, musician, and record/film maker, Adam Duritz may be the business lead singer and main songwriter for the band, “Counting Crows”. He in addition has worked as an effective solo artist, and frequently collaborates with additional musicians or organizations including, The Wallflowers, Ryan Adams, and Nanci Griffith. Born Adam Fredric Duritz on August 1, 1964, in Baltimore, Maryland, USA, he is most widely known to be a founding person in the rock-band Counting Crows. Furthermore to serving as the band’s frontman and vocalist, Duritz can be a principal author of their tunes. Before acquiring his superstar status, he 1st sang for numerous SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA Bay Region bands like Mod-L Culture and Sordid Humor. Furthermore, he offered vocals for David Immergluck in the 1990s combined with the creation of the album by David Bryson. Once again with Bryson, he also created a short-lived rock-band known as The Himalayans in 1990. 3 years later on, Duritz and David finally noticed the creation of a good rock-band i.e., Counting Crows. In addition to the two, the band’s line-up included Dan Vickrey (business lead guitar), David Immergluck (guitar, banjo, mandolin), Jim Bogios (drums) and Millard Powers (bass). The combo entered the limelight with the launch of their debut album, August and Everything After (1993), which spawned the hit track “Mr. Jones”. To day, they have offered over 20 million albums world-wide and fetched a 2004 Academy Award nomination for his or her single “Accidentally in Like”, which was contained in the computer animation film Shrek 2. But Adam Duritz contributions to music aren’t only limited by his use the Counting Crows. He also collaborated with many significant musicians just like the Wall bouquets, Nancy Griffith, Peter Stuart and the band Dashboard confessionals amongst others. Furthermore, he co-founded an archive label, E Pluribus Unum in 1997 that was afterwards purchased by Interscope information. Music apart, he has helped make such films as Burn off (1998) and The locust (1997). Adam Fredric Duritz


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Quick Facts

Full NameAdam Duritz
Net Worth$40 million
Date Of BirthAugust 1, 1964
Height1.83 m
ProfessionRecord producer, Singer-songwriter, Film producer, Songwriter, Accidentally in Love, Mr. Jones, Round Here
EducationUniversity of California, Berkeley, University of California, Davis, Accidentally in Love, Mr. Jones, Round Here
NationalityAmerican
ParentsLinda Dee, Gilbert Duritz, Accidentally in Love, Mr. Jones, Round Here
SiblingsNicole Duritz
Music GroupsCounting Crows, The Himalayans, Sordid Humor, Accidentally in Love, Mr. Jones, Round Here
NominationsAcademy Award for Best Original Song
MoviesFarce of the Penguins


Interesting Facts

#Fact
1Had a brief relationship with actress Emmy Rossum.
2Has a sister named Nicole. She is mentioned in his song "Children in Bloom".
3After the overnight multi-platinum success of the Counting Crows debut album ("August and Everything After"). Adam decided to find a real job for a "reality check" between albums. So he bartended at the The Viper Room in Hollywood, which at the time was still owned by Johnny Depp.
4Once rented Christina Applegate's house (Late 1990s)
5Lead singer for the band Counting Crows.


Trademarks

#Trademark
1His dreadlocks


Quotes

#Quote
1[on his hair style] I spent my life looking in the mirror and thinking, I don't get it - that's not me. The first time I got dreads, I caught my reflection in a window. and it was the first time that I saw me. It was like the first time I wrote a song.
2Maria is the only one who's not completely real. She's just an idea of someone I came up with when I was writing "Round Here." I mean, she's me. It's through the eyes of a girl, but it's someone very much like me struggling at the edge, not sure if she's going to fall off on one side or the other. It's a theme that's stuck through songs. So she keeps popping up.


Pictures

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Won Awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2005Most Performed Song from a FilmBMI Film & TV AwardsShrek 2 (2004)David Bryson

David Immerglück

Matthew Malley

Dan Vickrey

Nominated Awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2005OscarAcademy Awards, USABest Achievement in Music Written for Motion Pictures, Original SongShrek 2 (2004)Charles Gillingham (composer)

Jim Bogios (composer)

David Immerglück (composer)

Matthew Malley (composer)

David Bryson (composer)

Dan Vickrey (lyricist)
2005Golden GlobeGolden Globes, USABest Original Song - Motion PictureShrek 2 (2004)Dan Vickrey

David Immerglück

Matthew Malley

David Bryson
2005Critics Choice AwardBroadcast Film Critics Association AwardsBest SongShrek 2 (2004)Matthew Malley (as Counting Crows)

Dan Vickrey (as Counting Crows)

David Immerglück (as Counting Crows)
2005GrammyGrammy AwardsBest Song Written for a Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual MediaShrek 2 (2004)David Bryson

David Immerglück

Matthew Malley

Dan Vickrey
2005OFTA Film AwardOnline Film & Television AssociationBest Music, Original SongShrek 2 (2004)Charles Gillingham (music and performed by)

Jim Bogios (music and performed by)

David Immerglück (music and performed by)

Matthew Malley (music and performed by)

David Bryson (music and performed by)

Daniel Vickers (lyrics and performed by)
2004World Soundtrack AwardWorld Soundtrack AwardsBest Original Song Written for FilmShrek 2 (2004)Dan Vickrey (written by)

David Immerglück (written by)

David Bryson (written by)

Matthew Malley (written by)

Counting Crows (performer)


Filmography

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Mommy2014/Iwriter: "Colorblind"
Atop the Fourth Wall2013TV Series writer - 1 episode
Freeloaders2012writer: "Hanginaround" - as Adam F. Duritz
Something Borrowed2011writer: "Round Here"
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno2011TV Series writer - 1 episode
20 to 12010TV Series documentary writer - 1 episode
Idool 20072007TV Series writer - 1 episode
Valiant2005writer: "Accidentally in Love"
Taiko: Drum Master2005Video Game lyrics: "American Girls" - as Adam F. Duritz / music: "American Girls" - as Adam F. Duritz
Searching for David's Heart2004TV Movie writer: "Hard Candy"
Shrek 22004writer: "Accidentally in Love" 2004
Scrubs2002-2004TV Series writer - 2 episodes
One Tree Hill2003TV Series writer - 1 episode
The Rules of Attraction2002lyrics: "Anna Begins" / music: "Anna Begins"
Mr. Deeds2002lyrics: "Goin' Down To New York Town" - as Adam F. Duritz / music: "Goin' Down To New York Town" - as Adam F. Duritz
Josie and the Pussycats2001writer: "Spin Around", "You Don't See Me", "You're A Star"
Cruel Intentions1999lyrics: "Colorblind" - as Adam F. Duritz / music: "Colorblind" - as Adam F. Duritz
Rounders1998writer: "Baby, I'm A Big Star Now" - as Adam F. Duritz
Mystery Science Theater 30001997TV Series writer - 1 episode
Unhook the Stars1996writer: "Raining in Baltimore"
Homicide: Life on the Street1994TV Series writer - 1 episode
Saturday Night Live1994TV Series writer - 1 episode

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Counting Crows: Underwater Sunshine Live2012TV Movie
Freeloaders2012Adam Duritz
Farce of the Penguins2006Sensitive Guy Penguin (voice)
Counting Crows: Somewhere Under Wonderland Live at Red RocksTV Movie

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Public Law2012Short associate producer
Freeloaders2012producer
Burn1998executive producer
The Locusts1997executive producer

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Anonymity: The History of Straight, Incorporated2010the producers wish to thank
For Catherine2005very special thanks
Tortured by Joy2004Short thanks
Hamlet2000special thanks

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Lennon or McCartney2014Documentary shortHimself
Late Night with Seth Meyers2014TV SeriesHimself
MSN Exclusives2012TV SeriesHimself (2013)
August and Everything After: Live at Town Hall2011VideoHimself
Entertainment Tonight2009TV SeriesHimself
The 62nd Annual Tony Awards2008TV SpecialHimself - Presenter: Passing Strange
Private Sessions2008TV SeriesHimself
Farm Aid 2007: A Homegrown Special2007TV MovieHimself
Een manier om thuis te komen - Umoja live2007DocumentaryHimself
Showbiz Tonight2005TV SeriesHimself
Tavis Smiley2005TV SeriesHimself
The Music of Shrek 22004Video documentary shortHimself
Soundstage2004TV Series documentaryHimself
The Meteor Ireland Music Awards 20042004TV SpecialHimself - Performer (as Counting Crows)
Never Mind the Buzzcocks2004TV SeriesHimself
Good Morning America2002TV SeriesHimself

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Comedy Central Roast of Joan Rivers2009TV SpecialHimself
Now That's What I Call Music!: The Best Videos of 2003!2003VideoHimself (segment "Big Yellow Taxi") (as Counting Crows)
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