Mikey Way net worth is estimated to be $20 million. Mikey Way is an American musician and actor, he was the bassist of the rock band “My Chemical Romance“, and the backup vocalist and guitarist for the” Electric Century ” band. He has done some acting and voice acting too. He is the younger brother of the “My chemical Romance” leader’s band Gerard Way.
Mikey Way profile
Mikey Way nickname is ” Gee” or ” Uncle Jimmy“.
|Nickname||Gee or Uncle Jimmy|
|Job||Bassist and voice actor|
Mikey Way biography
Mikey Way was born on 10 September 1980 in Kearny, New Jersey, United States. From his father Donald Way and his mother Donna Lee Way. He is half Scottish from his father’s side, and half Italian from his mother’s side.
He grows up in Belleville, New Jersey with his brother Gerard and his parents, He attended Belleville High School and graduated in 1998.
His love for music started when he attended a special live record. After completing high school, he went to work for the famous American bookseller Barnes and Nobles. Then, he moved later to Eyeball Records.
In 2001, Mikey Way joined the rock band ” My Chemical Romance”, when he will shine as a star by playing a big role in the formation of the famous rock band.
|Birthday||10 September 1980|
|Birthplace||Kearny, New Jersey, United States|
|Hometown||Kearny, New Jersey|
Mikey Way height and weight
|Height (approx.)||1.78m |
|Weight (approx.)||154 lbs|
|Eye color||light brown|
Mikey Way career
Mikey Way had no plan to be a musician, but everything had changed when attended a concert with his brother Gerard.
In 2001, Mikey joined the band ” My Chemical Romance” as a guitarist; at that time, the band was without a name or a bassist, he got encouraged by the founder of the Eyeball Records Alex Saavedra, Way dropped out of college to pursue his career in music alongside with brother.
He started to learn the bass guitar, despite his lack of musical experience, he becomes an important of the band, not just that, he was the one who come with a name for the band. Also he had taken a job stacking shelves at Barnes and Nobles, when a novel entitled ” Three tales of chemical romance” caught his eyes. The words ” Chemical Romance” resonate with him, he added, “My” to give it a personal touch.
Over the first years of its formation, he played with the band despite his stage fright. He took a break after marriage and then he returned later in the same year.
In 2010, Way announced during an interview with an American music press, that the band has done for him. In 2013, the band did break up, it was announced on their official website.
Later in the same year, Way formed a band called ” Electric Century “, the band released their first song in 2014.
In addition to writing music and performing, Way had done some acting and voice acting.
Mikey Way net worth
Mikey Way net worth is estimated to be $20 million. He earns his wealth by performing music, and his participation in writing music and voice acting.
|Net worth||$20 million|
Mikey Way personal life
Mikey Way is married to Kristin Colby, she is a popular figure and influencer on Instagram and other social media platforms. They married together in early 2016. They have two daughters (Rowan Louis Way and Kennedy James Way).
Mikey Way was one from the best bassist playing with My Chemical Romance and Electric Country. He accumulated a net worth estimated to be $20 million from his career in music. Beside music, he interested in Coffee and Crafts.