Steven Adler Net Worth

Steven Adler Net Worth 2022: Wiki Biography, Married, Family, Measurements, Height, Salary, Relationships

Steven Adler net worth is
$15 Million

Steven Adler Wiki Biography

Michael Coletti was born on 22 January 1965, in Cleveland, Ohio USA – his father was Italian American, and his mother Jewish American. As Steven Adler ,he is a musician best known as the ex-drummer and song writer for the hard rock band Guns N’ Roses, the first band member to be fired by Axl Rose, the band leader and singer. He has also worked with bands including BulletBoys and Vain among others.

So, a song writer and drummer of the legendary rock band the Guns N’ Roses, how rich is Steven Adler? As estimated by sources, Adler has a net worth of $15 million as of early 2016, the bulk of his riches having been earned through his career as a drummer in Guns N’ Roses.

Steven Adler Net Worth $15 Million

In his early years, he had to live with his mother after his father left them. They moved to Los Angeles, California and he was renamed Steven Adler after his mother married Melvin Adler. He grew up in the San Fernando Valley until he was 13, but due to his bad behavior was then sent to live with his grandparents. He attended Bancroft Junior High, where he became friends with Saul Hudson who later came to be known as Slash in the music industry. He moved back to his parents after ninth grade and completed his high school. Adler also learned to play drums and started auditioning. Slash, Adler and Duff McKagan disbanded doe to their inability to find a proper vocalist.

Adler joined Guns N’ Roses in June 1985. They played in night clubs, and finally signed with Geffen records in 1996. In 1997, their debut album “Appetite for Destruction” became a major success, selling 28 million records worldwide. After years of working in the band Guns N’ Roses, Adler actually received worldwide recognition in the 90s as a songwriter for the band. However, his heroin addiction caused disturbances in his work ethics and abilities as a musician, which got him fired from the band. After his removal from Guns N’ Roses, Adler played in his former band Road Crew for some time. He then joined BulletBoys, but neither band could achieve critical success. Steven later formed the band “Adler”, in which he has been working since 2012.

After leaving Guns N’ Roses, his career as a musician came to a halt as his drug habit became worse. In 1991, he filed a lawsuit against Guns N’ Roses for not receiving royalty for his works. After the case settled, he received a payback of $2,250,000 and was also granted royalties of 15% for everything prior to his departure from the band. In 2008, Adler participated in the reality TV show Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew, however, his behavior there was so bad that he was arrested and sentenced to community service.

About his personal life, Adler has been married twice, firstly to his long-time girlfriend, Cheryl, in June of 1989, the couple didn’t long due to his drug addiction problem and divorced in 1990. Adler married Caroline Ferreira in 2002. He has been working on his sobriety and also playing music at the same time, although he has not been involved in touring. However, to this day, his present net worth of $15 million caters to his daily life in every possible way.

Full NameSteven Adler
Net Worth$15 Million
Date Of BirthJanuary 22, 1965
Place Of BirthCleveland, Ohio, U.S.
Height1.7 m
ProfessionAmerican musician, Composer, Actor
EducationPasadena City College
SpouseCarolina Ferreira (m. 2002), Cheryl (m. 1989-1990)
ParentsMelvin Adler, Deanna Adler
SiblingsKenny Adler, Jamie Adler
Record LabelsGeffen Records, UZI Suicide, Shrapnel
Albums“Appetite for Destruction” (1987), “Live ?!*@ Like a Suicide” (1988, EP), “G N' R Lies” (1988), “Use Your Illusion II” (1991), “Live Era '87-'93” (1999, live album),“ Back from the Dead” (2012)
Music GroupsGuns N' Roses, BulletBoys, Vain, Adler's Appetite, Hollywood Rose
NominationsRock and Roll Hall of Fame (2012)
MoviesBob and the Monster, Dahmer vs. Gacy, Guns N' Roses: November Rain in Paradise City
TV ShowsCelebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew, Sober House, Farm Aid IV. (show, 1990), Not in This Lifetime... Tour (2016, Cincinnati, Ohio)
1Loud is a way of life...The image is a non-image.
1He is also known as Steven "Pop-corn" Adler.
2Touring with his new band "Adler's Appetite" (formerly known as Suki Jones. They are a cover band which plays mostly Guns N Roses songs and a few others. [July 2003]
3Recently reunited with his Guns N' Roses band mates Slash and Duff McKagan'for the Rock N Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony. He managed to patch things up with Slash.
4Suffered a mild stroke due to his issues with drug abuse. He appeared in the third and fifth seasons of 'Celebrity Rehab with Dr Drew' to try and kick his alcohol and drug dependency.
5Is of Icelandic descent.
6In 2000, discovered he had a daughter, born to an old friend of his in Los Angeles. His daughter's mother kept it from him, and she continues to withhold from their daughter the knowledge of who her father is.
7Former Skid Row vocalist Sebastian Bach wrote the lyrics for the song "Wasted Time" about Steven. The song appeared on Skid Row's 1991 album 'Slave to the Grind'.
8Before Guns N' Roses, he played in a band with future GNR bandmates Slash and Duff McKagan.
9Attended middle and high school with longtime Guns N' Roses bandmate Slash.
10Was the subject of a "Hard Copy" episode in October 1996. It was revealed that Steven had suffered a stroke due to his drug abuse, and subsequently sobered up.
11Filed suit against Guns N' Roses in October 1991; suit was settled out of court in 1993, awarding Steven 2.5 million.
12Fired from Guns N' Roses in 1990 due to his drug abuse.
13Filed suit against Guns N' Roses, claiming they were responsible for his drug problems. Former bandmate Axl Rose testified against him.
14Former drummer of Guns N' Roses.


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The Interview2014/IIwriter: "Welcome to the Jungle"
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The Voice2012-2014TV Series writer - 2 episodes
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Born to Be Wild: The Golden Age of American Rock2014TV Series documentary writer - 1 episode
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Roffa2013writer: "Sweet Child O' Mine"
The X Factor2004-2013TV Series writer - 7 episodes
Boom Town2013TV Series writer - 1 episode
Rude Tube2013TV Series writer - 1 episode
The Voice of the Philippines2013TV Series writer - 1 episode
The Office2013TV Series writer - 1 episode
The Voice UK2013TV Series writer - 2 episodes
Warm Bodies2013writer: "Patience"
Rage2012TV Series writer - 1 episode
The X Factor Philippines2012TV Series writer - 1 episode
Rock of Ages2012writer: "Paradise City"
No me la puc treure del cap2012TV Series writer - 1 episode
The Choir: Military Wives2011TV Mini-Series documentary writer - 1 episode
Late Show with David Letterman2011TV Series writer - 1 episode
Gulliver's Travels2010writer: "SWEET CHILD O'MINE"
Tung metal2010TV Series music - 1 episode
Megamind2010writer: "Welcome To The Jungle"
Life as We Know It2010writer: "Sweet Child O' Mine" - as Stephen Adler
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Casal Rock2010TV Series writer - 7 episodes
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The Wrestler2008writer: "Sweet Child O' Mine"
Step Brothers2008writer: "Sweet Child o' Mine"
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Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock2007Video Game writer: "Welcome To The Jungle"
ADHDtv: With Lew Marklin2007TV Series writer - 7 episodes
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CSI: NY2006TV Series writer - 1 episode
Guitar Hero II2006Video Game writer: "SWEET CHILD 'O MINE"
The Simpsons2006TV Series writer - 1 episode
Australian Idol2005TV Series writer - 1 episode
Velvet Revolver: Live in Houston2005writer: "It's So Easy", "Used To Love Her"
Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas2004Video Game writer: "Welcome to the Jungle"
Malaysian Idol2004TV Series writer - 1 episode
Totally Gay!2003TV Movie documentary writer: "Sweet Child O'Mine"
The Real Cancun2003Documentary writer: "Paradise City"
Monkey Dust2003TV Series writer - 1 episode
Big Daddy1999writer: "Sweet Child o' Mine"
Beavis and Butt-Head1997TV Series writer - 1 episode
The Van1996writer: "Paradise City"
The Program1993writer: "Welcome to the Jungle"
State of Grace1990writer: "Sweet Child O' Mine"
Lean on Me1989writer: "WELCOME TO THE JUNGLE"
The Dead Pool1988writer: "WELCOME TO THE JUNGLE"
Bad Dreams1988writer: "Sweet Child O' Mine"


Guns N' Roses: Rock in Rio III2001TV Special
Guns N' Roses: Estranged - Part IV of the Trilogy!!!1994Video documentary
Guns N' Roses: Makin' [email protected]*!ing Videos Part I - Don't Cry1993Video documentary
Guns N' Roses: Makin' [email protected]*!ing Videos Part II - November Rain1993Video documentary
Guns N' Roses: Use Your Illusion I1992Video documentary
Guns N' Roses: Use Your Illusion II1992Video documentary
Guns N Roses: Live at the Ritz1988Video documentary


What Now2015/I80s Rocker
Dahmer vs. Gacy2010Stevie
Beyond Desire1995Inmate
The Dead Pool1988Musician at Funeral (uncredited)


A Conversation with Steven Adler2015Documentary shortHimself - interview
Biggest Band Breakups and Make Ups2015TV Movie documentaryHimself - Drummer, Guns N Roses 1985-90
20 Moves2014DocumentaryHimself
Slash: Raised on the Sunset Strip2014TV Movie documentaryHimself
Quiet Riot: Well Now You're Here, There's No Way Back2014DocumentaryHimself
Glory Days2014/IHimself
Dead Noise2013TV SeriesHimself
My Way2012/IDocumentary
The 2012 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony2012TV MovieHimself
Bob and the Monster2011DocumentaryHimself
Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew2008-2011TV SeriesHimself - Rehab Patient / Himself
That Metal Show2010TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Sober House2009-2010TV SeriesHimself
Hollywood Rocks!2008DocumentaryDrummer, Guns n Roses
Guns N' Roses: The Story2007TV Movie documentaryHimself
Behind the Music2004TV Series documentary
The Secret History of Rock 'n' Roll with Gene Simmons2001TV Movie documentaryHimself
Guns N' Roses: Welcome to the Videos1998VideoHimself - Drummer
Guns N' Roses: Patience1989ShortHimself
Guns N Roses: Live at the Ritz1988Video documentaryHimself (Drummer) (as Guns N' Roses)

Archive Footage

Axl Rose: The Prettiest Star2005Video documentaryHimself
Guns n' Roses: Sex n' Drugs n' Rock n' Roll2003Video documentaryHimself

Won Awards

2011Action on Film AwardAction on Film International Film Festival, USAOutstanding Cast PerformanceDahmer vs. Gacy (2010)

Known for movies

IMDB Wikipedia

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