Frank Anthony Iero, Jr. (born 31 October 1981) is a celebrated musician in the United States. He is a product of the two famous bands, My Chemical Romance and post-hardcore band Leathermouth.
While growing up in New Jersey, Frank Iero was a member of several local bands before pursuing a career in alternative music.
Having been raised by his mother after his parents divorced, she supported his musical skills by letting him use her basement for band practice when his parents split up.
While attending Rutgers University, he was awarded a scholarship but dropped out to focus on music. Iero is not only a talented musician, but he is also a successful businessman.
Frank Iero Biography
|Wiki Facts & About Data|
|Full Name:||Frank Anthony Iero, Jr.|
|Stage Name:||Frank Iero|
|Born:||31 October 1981 (age 40 years old)|
|Place of Birth:||Belleville, New Jersey, United States|
|Music Groups:||My Chemical Romance, Leathermouth, Pencey Prep, Death Spells, American Nightmare, Reggie and the Full Effect|
|Parents:||Frank Iero, Sr., Linda Iero|
|Wife • Spouse:||Jamia Nestor (m. 2007)|
|Girlfriend • Partner:||N/A|
|Children:||Cherry Iero, Miles Iero, Lily Iero|
|Occupation:||Musician • Businessman|
|Net Worth:||US$15 million|
Frank Iero was born and raised in Belleville, New Jersey but spent much of his childhood in Kearny.
The breakup between his parents occurred while he was just a few years old. He was born on the 31st of October in 1981.
His mother lent her basement for band rehearsal in order to support her son’s musical career. His parents are Frank Iero Sr. and Linda Iero.
Beginning at the age of eleven, Frank Iero began playing in local bands throughout New Jersey. He was the lead singer of the punk band Pencey Prep for a brief time.
Frank Iero married Jamia Nestor, whom he had been dating for a long time, in February 2007.
They have a total of three children – Cherry Iero, Miles Iero, and Lily Iero between the two of them.
As a tattoo enthusiast, he has a slew of ink covering his body, including the logos of bands like “Black Flag” and “The Misfits.”
The reality show “LA Ink” also featured him. He is also a vegetarian. Peta declared him “one of the world’s sexiest vegetarian men” in 2008.
In various instances, Frank Iero has demonstrated his support for gay rights by wearing t-shirts with pro-gay rights slogans or other means.
Frank Iero briefly attended Rutgers University before dropping out to pursue a career in music.
My Chemical Romance, a rock band, was formed in 2001, and he was a co-guitarist. The first album by “My Chemical Romance,” “I Brought You My Bullets,” was released on July 23, 2002. The album was not a big hit with the public.
The ‘My Chemical Romance‘ album, ‘Three Cheers for Sweet Revenge,’ released on June 8th, 2004, garnered positive reviews. “I’m Not Okay (I Promise),” “Helena,” “The Ghost of You,” and “Thank You for the Venom” were among the album’s standout tracks.
‘The Black Parade‘ was the band’s debut studio album, released in 2006. It was a rock opera in format. The album was a huge hit.
As the lead singer of the hardcore punk band “Leathermouth,” Frank Iero contributed to the band’s 2009 first album titled “XO.” The album’s lyrics were written by him.
Their final album, Danger Days: The True Lives of the Fabulous Killjoys, was released in 2010. It generally received excellent reviews from music critics.
As part of the soundtrack for 2012’s “Frankenweenie Unleashed: Music Inspired by the Motion Picture,” Frank Iero provided vocals and played guitar on the track “This Song Is a Curse,” ‘Xmas Sux‘ was one of the songs he contributed to that year.
In 2013, it was revealed that he would collaborate with the electronic-hardcore band ‘Death Spells‘ along with James Dewees.
A tour with the band ‘Mindless Self Indulgence‘ was also announced.
You can get Frank Iero gospel tracks from this Gospel Music blog.
Having worked in several musical-related businesses coupled with working with famous musical groups, Frank Iero‘s net worth is valued at around US$15 million.
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