British musician, Gavin Rossdale is popular for being the lead singer and rhythm guitarist of the rock band Bush. He was once honored as the Top 100 Heavy Metal Vocalists by Hit Parader. Besides being a musician, he is also an actor best known for appearing in Constantine.
Gavin Rossdale's Early Life and Education
Scottish and Russian descent, Gavin Rossdale was born Gavin McGregor Rossdale on 30 October 1965 and is 53 years old as of early 2019. He was born in Kilburn, London, England of United Kingdom to mother Barbara Stephan (née Bowie) and father Douglas Rossdale.
Gavin is of American nationality and belongs to the mixed ethnicity. He was eleven years old when his parents got divorced. He has two children; younger sister Soraya and older sister Lorraine. The name of his half-sister is Georgina.
Gavin Rossdale's Career
As Gavin was interested in music since he was a child, he learned to play bass guitar with his sister's boyfriend when he was just a child. Then at the age of 17, he dropped out from his high school and then formed a band called Midnight.
With the band, he also released several singles. With the formation of the rock band Bush in 1992, he became their lead singer/songwriter. They released their debut album, Sixteen Stone in 1994. It was a massive hit album and from that time on he began kissing his prominence.
Besides being a musical figure, Gavin is also known for his acting career. Till the date, Gavin has appeared in numerous movies and television series like Constantine, How to Rob a Bank, Burn Notice, Hawaii Five-0, and many others.
Gavin Rossdale's Personal Life
Talking about Gavin Rossdale's personal life and current relationship status, he is dating model girlfriend Sophia Thomalla after divorcing his first wife. There were headlines revealing that Sophia and Gavin broke up and was spotted kissing Loris Karius. He was previously married to Gwen Stafani.
Gavin met the love of his life, Gwen Stefani in 1995 when Bush and No Doubt were on tour. Gwen Stefani is also the singer and is the lead singer of the ska punk band No Doubt. They began their love affairs since then and got married on the 14th of September 2002.
They also welcomed three children together. Sadly, the pair could not hold their relationship any longer, thus, got divorced in 2015.
Gavin Rossdale's Net Worth
As of early 2019, Gavin Rossdale's net worth is reported to be around $35 million that he might have earned from his professional singing and acting career. Back in 1999, he earned $1,100,000 from the album The Science of Things.