Madden along with his brother Benji Madden, and a friend started their own band in 1995 but the band didn't last long. Later they included fellow high schoolers and established their current band Good Charlotte.
Joel started to date Hilary Duff, the teen idol when his age was 25. They were in the relationship for 2 years and they broke up in 2006.After this, he started to date Nicole Richie in December 2006. Before they got married in 2010, they gave birth to two children; daughter Harlow Winter Kate Madden and son Sparrow James Midnight Madden.
Joel Madden holds an American nationality and he belongs to the white ethnicity.Joel has a net worth of 16 million dollar.?