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Paul Salvatore Erna was born on the 7th February 1968, in Lawrence, Massachusetts USA, and is a singer and songwriter, perhaps best known as the leader of the metal band Godsmack, in which he also plays the guitar and drums. In 2006, he was listed 47th in the100 Best Metal Singers List by Hit Parader. Sully Erna has been active in the entertainment industry since 1986.

How rich is the singer? It has been reported by authoritative sources that the outright size of Sully Erna’s net worth is as much as $25 million, as of the data presented in mid-2016.

Sully Erna Net Worth $25 Million

To begin with, Erna started playing the drums at the age of three. His father, Paul Erna, played the trumpet and practiced in the basement, where the boy had a habit of sleeping in an empty guitar case. His great-grandfather was a well known Sicilian composer. At age 11 Erna noticed that he found it easier to learn to play while listening to music than directly reading the score from the paper, so he decided to stop attending lessons and sat at home practicing the songs of his favourite bands – Aerosmith, Led Zeppelin and Motörhead, altough at the age of 14, Erna took lessons from David Vose. In 1993, Sully formed a band called Strip Mind, and released an album that sold 50,000 units. Erna was also a member of the band Meliah Rage, which is active even today – Sully Erna played drums on the album “Unfinished Business” and “The Fighting Cocks”.

Moreover, Erna started the band Godsmack in 1995, performing vocals and becoming the leader of the band. In 1998 the band released their debut album “Godsmack”, which has been certified gold in Canada and four times platinum in the USA, and moreover reached 22nd position on the Billboard 200. Afterwards, he released other multi-platinum albums “Awake” (2000), “Faceless” (2003), as well as gold albums “”The Other Side” (2004), “IV” (2006) and “The Oracle” (2010). With the band Godsmack, Erna has released nine studio albums so far and sold more than 20 million albums worldwide. The band has been nominated for a Grammy Award four times.

Since 2006, Erna has been performing as a solo artist, and released his first solo album “Avalon” in 2010, which climbed to 9th position on Billboard Rock Albums chart in the in USA. Moreover, Erna participated in the television show “Criss Angel Mindfreak” and series “Dirt”. In 2009, he made a guest appearance in the music video “White Trash Circus” by Mötley Crüe.

Furthermore, Erna published his autobiography book “The Path We Choose” (2007), which added to his net worth.

Finally, the personal life of the singer, Erna lives in a partnership with Lorelei Mahoney. They have one child together. Sully Erna is a supporter of natural religion Wicca. Erna was allegedly involved in the murder of a woman McGee with whom he maintained a friendly relationship, but was eventually was acquitted after lengthy interrogation.

Quick Facts

Birth date: February 7, 1968
Birth place: Lawrence, Massachusetts, United States
Height:5 ft 5 in (1.6764 m)
Profession:Musician, Singer-songwriter, Singer, Actor, Film Producer, Guitarist, Drummer
Nationality:United States of America
Partner:Lorelei Mahoney
Children:Skylar Brooke Erna
Parents:Paul Erna,
Awards:Billboard Awards (2001), Boston Music Awards, Metal Edge Readers' Choice Award for Song of the Year From a Movie Soundtrack (2002)
Music groups:"Godsmack" (Since 1996), "Meliah Rage", "Strip Mind" (1993)
Nominations:47th in the100 Best Metal Singers List by Hit Parader (2006), Grammy Awards for Best Rock Instrumental Performance, Best Rock Song, Best Hard Rock Performance (2001-2004)
TV shows:“Criss Angel Mindfreak”, “Dirt”, “White Trash Circus”
Albums:“Unfinished Business”, “The Fighting Cocks”, "Avalon" (2010), "Avalon" (2010), "Awake" (2000), "Faceless" (2003), "Live and Inspired" (2012), "1000hpH (2014), "Hometown Life" (2016)
Books:“The Path We Choose” (2007)
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Filmography

Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Anders Manor2017post-productionBrett
The Getter2017post-production
Bleed for This2016Caesar's Blackjack Dealer
Street Level: Behind the Scenes Featurrette2016TV SeriesNature
Goliath2015/IShortPaul
Street Level2015Nature
Godsmack: 1000hp2014Video short
Army of the Damned2013Bridge
Godsmack: Cryin Like a Bitch2010ShortSinger
Godsmack Good Times, Bad Times2007Video shortSinger
Dirt2007TV SeriesMark
Pauly Shore Is Dead2003Sully Ema (scenes deleted)
Godsmack: Greed2001Video shortSully Erna
Godsmack: Awake2000Video short

Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Here Comes the Boom2012writer: "I Stand Alone" - as Salvatore P. Erna
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno2010TV Series writer - 1 episode
WWE SmackDown vs. RAW 20072006Video Game writer: "The Enemy" - as Salvatore P. Erna
Return of the Living Dead: Necropolis2005writer: "I Stand Alone"
Godsmack: Changes2004Video documentary performer: "Batalla de los Tambores"
Mayor of the Sunset Strip2003Documentary writer: "Bad Religion" - as Salvatore P. Erna
The Scorpion King: Rise of the Akkadian2002Video Game producer: "I Stand Alone" / writer: "I Stand Alone"
The Scorpion King2002producer: "I Stand Alone" / writer: "I Stand Alone"
The One2001writer: "Awake"
Any Given Sunday1999producer: "WHY" / writer: "WHY"

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Sully Erna Presents: The Journey to Avalon2011TV Movie documentary producer
An Evening with Godsmack2006Video documentary producer
Godsmack: Changes2004Video documentary producer
Godsmack: Smack This!2002Video producer

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Sully Erna: Avalon Live2012TV MovieHimself
That Metal Show2011TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Sully Erna Presents: The Journey to Avalon2011TV Movie documentaryHimself
2009 World Series of Poker2009TV SeriesHimself
Godsmack: Good Times, Bad Times - 10 Years of Godsmack2007VideoHimself
Down & Dirty2007TV SeriesHimself
An Evening with Godsmack2006Video documentaryHimself - Guitar / Vocals
Get Thrashed: The Story of Thrash Metal2006DocumentaryHimself
Gene Simmons: Family Jewels2006TV SeriesHimself
Criss Angel Mindfreak2005TV SeriesHimself
Godsmack: Changes2004Video documentaryLead Vocals / Guitar
Cribs2003TV SeriesHimself
Headbangers Ball2003TV SeriesHimself
Godsmack: Smack This!2002VideoHimself
Godsmack Live2002VideoHimself (vocals, guitar)
We Sold Our Souls for Rock 'n Roll2001DocumentaryHimself (Godsmack)

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