Scott Weiland Net Worth 2020, Bio, Wiki, Height, Weight, Awards, and Instagram
Scott Weiland Net Worth 2020 – Scott Richard Weiland, popularly known as Scott Weiland is one of the few successful singers and songwriters whose legacy still lives on even while they are long gone.
Scott Richard Weiland was born as Scott Richard Kline on October 27, 1967, in San Jose, California, to his parents Kent Kline and Sharon Williams. He was adopted legally by his stepfather David Weiland.
He went to Kenston High School and later went to Edison High School.
In 1994, Scott Weiland was married to Janina Castaneda. They divorced in 2000. In the same year, he got married to Mary Forsberg.
They were the parents of two children named Noah and Lucy. The couple divorced in 2007.
On 3rd December 2015, he was found dead on his tour bus in Bloomington, Minnesota. At the time of his death, he was 48 years old.
The cause of death was an overdose of methylenedioxyamphetamine, alcohol, and cocaine. He also had prolonged substance abuse, asthma, and cardiovascular disease.
Weiland began his career by getting employed by the legal newspaper, the Los Angeles Daily Journal.
In 1989, he became one of the founders of the band Stone Temple Pilots. In 1992, the band released their debut studio album called ‘Core.’ It became a multi-platinum certified album.
In 1994, they released the album ‘Purple.’ This was followed by the albums ‘Tiny Music…Songs from the Vatican Gift Shop’, ‘No. 4’, and ‘Shangri-La Dee Da.’ After rejoining with the band in 2008, they again released their eponymous album.
From 2003 to 2008, Scott Weiland was a member of the group Velvet Revolver. With them, he has released the album ‘Contraband’ and ‘Libertad.’ He has also released an album with Art of Anarchy.
As a solo artist, Weiland released his debut album entitled ’12 Bar Blues’ in 1998. This was followed by “Happy” in Galoshes in 2008. His last album called ‘Blaster’ was released in 2015.
Height and Weight
- Height: His height was 5 feet 11 inches (1.80 m).
- Weight: His weight 61 kg or 135 lbs.
Scott Weiland has won many awards and nominations with Velvet Revolver.
In 2005, he won the Grammy Award for the single “Slither.” The group won the 2004 Kerrang! Awards for Best International Newcomer.
They were nominated for the 2004 Radio Music Awards. With the Stone Temple Pilots, he won the Grammy Award in 1994.
Other awards won by them include MTV Video Music Award, Billboard Music Award, and the American Music Award.
Scott Weiland has an estimated net worth of more than $4 million. He made this fortune from the sale of his albums.