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Benji Madden Biography

Benji Madden

Facts of Benji Madden

Date of Birth: 1979 , May-11
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 6 Inch
Name Benjamin Levi Madden
Birth Name Benjamin Madden
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Waldorf, Maryland, United States
Ethnicity White
Profession Guitarist, Vocalist, Songwriter, and Producer
Net Worth $20 million
Hair Color Black
Face Color White
Affair with Paris Hilton, Holly Madison, and Eliza Doolittle
Married Yes
Married to Cameron Diaz (m. 2015)
Music Group Good Charlotte (Since 1996), The Madden Brothers (Since 2011), Taintstick (Since 2009)
Siblings Joel Madden, Josh Madden, Sarah Madden

Quick Timeline of Benji Madden

1979 Born in Waldorf, Maryland
1996 Formed the band, Good Charlotte with his twin brother
2000 Released their first album, Good Charlotte
2008 Opened DCMA Collective store
2010 Knockout Rachtman within 2 minutes
2011 Started recording as The Madden Brothers
2004 Began dating Rin Kozue
2006 Engaged with Sophie Monk
2008 Called off his engagement
2008 Dated Paris Hilton
2009 Began dating Holly Madison
2011 Dated Eliza Doolittle for about a year
2014 Began dating Cameron Diaz
2015 Married to Cameron Diaz

Detail Timeline of Benji Madden

March 11 , 1979

Born in Waldorf, Maryland

Born as Benjamin Levi Combs in Waldorf, Maryland, United States of America to Robin Madden and Roger Combs, Benji was raised in middle class family. He is an American and is of white ethnicity. He is five feet and six inch tall. 

1996

Formed the band, Good Charlotte with his twin brother

Sedulous and enthusiastic Benji Madden formed the musical rock band Benji Madden with his twin brother Joel. After it came to operation for few times, the band became defunct. However with the addition of bassist Paul Thomas, and guitarist and keyboardist Billy Martin in 1998 it became fully operated. 

September 26 , 2000

Released their first album, Good Charlotte

With the addition of the bassist Paul Thomas, and guitarist and keyboardist Billy Martin in 1998, their band produced extra vibe and they went on recording their first album and they finally released their debut album, Good Charlotte on 26th of September 2000.

March 15 , 2008

Opened DCMA Collective store

Besides his musical career, he also ran the fashion line, Made Clothing but this fashion line went on a hiatus after running for few months. Its name was later changed to DCMA Collective and it opened in the Los Angles. 

April 3 , 2010

Knockout Rachtman within 2 minutes

On 3rd of April 2010, he showed in the boxing ring against television reality show host Riki Rachtman. The match was held at Ellismania 5: Get These Brawls and he knockout him in 1 min and 42 seconds. 

2011

Started recording as The Madden Brothers

With the formation of Good Charlotte, they released five studio albums but from 2011 this band went on a hiatus and the twin brothers formed the The Madden Brothers and started recording the songs under this name. 

2004

Began dating Rin Kozue

In 2004, Benji got engaged to Rin Kozue. She was his Japanese girlfriend for few months and they got engaged with the start of 2004 but this engagement lasted only for about a year. They called off their engagement in 2005. 

2006

Engaged with Sophie Monk

After his engagement with his Japanese fiancée Rin Kozue was called off, he began dating Sophie Monk. Sophie Monk is the famous Australian singer, actress and model. Few months of love life were ended and they entered into an engaged life.

2008

Called off his engagement

After being engaged with Australian singer, actress and model, Sophie Monk for about two years, news about their separation became aired with the start of 2008 and it was made official in the mid February.

2008

Dated Paris Hilton

It seems like his romantic relationship with American television personality Paris Hilton was the reason behind his separation with Sophie Monk. Soon after his separation with her, he began dating Paris Hilton. 

2009

Began dating Holly Madison

He also dated Holly Madison for few period of time. Holly Madison is an American model and she is also popular as the television personality. They began dating since December 2009 and it came to an end in January 2010. 

2011

Dated Eliza Doolittle for about a year

With the course of time, he also had romantic love affairs some one of his fans. In 2011, he was seen dating Eliza Doolittle. Eliza Doolittle is an English singer and songwriter. She is also a famous activist. They broke up in 2012. 

2014

Began dating Cameron Diaz

After having romantic relationship with famous actresses and models Paris Hilton, Holly Madison and Eliza Doolittle, he was seen dating renowned actress, model and producer Cameron Diaz in May 2014. They also had unofficial engagement the end of 2014. 

January 5 , 2015

Married to Cameron Diaz

After being together for about a year, they got engaged at the end of 2014 and finally got married on 5th of January 2015. Both of them are serious in this relationship and they also promised to be together for a long period of time. 

Content

Benji Madden is known in the world for being the guitarist, songwriter, and vocalist of the American rock band Good Charlotte. He is the current husband of the renowned actress Cameron Diaz. Benji is also popular for American pop rock duo, The Madden Brothers. 

Benji Madden Childhood, Age, Height

Born as Benjamin Levi Combs on March 11, 1979, in Waldorf, Maryland, United States of America, to Robin Madden and Roger Combs, Benji was raised in a middle-class family. He is an American and is of white ethnicity.

His brother Joel Madden is his identical twin, and the two collaborate together for their band Good Charlotte. Likewise, he also has two other siblings, a younger brother named Josh and a sister Sarah, who is younger to him. 

Talking of his education, Benji along with his siblings studied at La Plata High School in La Plata, Maryland.

How old is Benji?

As of 2019, he is 39 years old.

What is his height?

Benji stands 1.68 m, ie. 5 ft 6 inches (approx).

Is he married? Who is his wife?

39 years old Benji is a married man and is currently married to his wife Cameron Diaz. The duo got engaged on a Christmas Day in 2014 and was eventually married on 5th of January in 2015. The wedding was a Jewish ceremony and was held at their home in Beverly Hills.

Benji Wife Cameron Pregnant With First Child

Benji and actress Cameron are reportedly on their way to welcome their first child. Her pregnancy came out as a pleasant surprise for the couple, thanks to IFV.

Talking about her pregnancy, an insider told In Touch,

There were some really tough times when she thought motherhood maybe just wasn’t in the cards for her, but she never gave up hope that someday she would become a mum.

Well, its a really good news and we hope to look forward to seeing her kid.

Love Affairs & Girlfriend

With the start of 2006, he was seen with Australian singer, actress, and model Sophie Monk. A few months of love life and they got engaged. However, with the start of 2008, news about their separation was aired and it was made official in the mid-February. 

After that, Benji dated Paris Hilton, Holly Madison, and Eliza Doolittle for a few months. He also had romantic love affairs some of his fans.

Career Details

Benji ran the fashion line, Made Clothing but this fashion line went on a hiatus after running for few months. But before he started this business, he and his twin brother Joel formed the musical band, Good Charlotte.

However with the addition of bassist Paul Thomas, and guitarist and keyboardist Billy Martin in 1998 it became fully operated and they finally released their debut album, Good Charlotte on 26th of September 2000.

Besides being a member of the Good Charlotte, he also wrote and produced for several other artists.

Salary & Net Worth

His salary is unknown and his net worth is rumored to be around $20 million. Back in 2017, his total assets were around $16 million dollars.