In the band Maroon 5, Adam Noah Levine ( born March 18, 1979) handles lead vocals and rhythm guitar. In 1994, Levine launched his musical career as the lead vocalist and lead guitarist for the band Kara’s Flowers.
As a result of the commercial failure of their sole album, The Fourth World, the band regrouped in 2001 as Maroon 5 with James Valentine taking over lead guitar duties from Levine.
Songs About Jane, their debut album, went multi-platinum in the US and was followed by six additional albums: It Won’t Be Soon Before Long (2007), Hands All Over (2010), Overexposed (2012), V (pronounced: “five”) (2014), Red Pill Blues (2017), and Jordi (2021). Levine has won three Grammy Awards and a slew of other awards as a member of Maroon 5.
Adam Levine Early Life
Adam Noah Levine was born on March 18, 1979, in Los Angeles, California. When Adam was seven years old, his parents, Fredric and Patsy Levine, split up. He claims his mother’s love of Simon & Garfunkel, Fleetwood Mac, and the Beatles influenced him greatly as a child, and that he comes from a musical family. In high school, Levine met future bandmates Jesse Carmichael and Mickey Madden at Brentwood School.
Adam Levine Career
In February 1994, Levine, Carmichael, and Madden, along with a mutual friend named Ryan Dusick, came together to establish a band they dubbed Kara’s Flowers. Levine sang and played guitar for their debut performance in 1995 at West Hollywood’s Whisky a Go Go.
Producer Tommy Allen heard the band play at a beach party in Malibu and quickly signed them. The 11-song CD Allen and his business partner had Kara’s Flowers record led to a record deal with reprise records and the band’s producer, Rob Cavallo. In August of 1997, the band dropped their debut album, titled The Fourth World.
The band also made an appearance on Beverly Hills, 90210 that same year. After finishing high school, the lads tried to promote their CD with a tour, but they were unsuccessful. Kara’s Flowers disbanded shortly after Reprise dropped them due to poor record sales (about 5,000).
Adam Levine Personal Life
In the early 2010s, Adam Levine was well-known for his relationships with a variety of notable supermodels. In 2014, Adam tied the knot with the famous supermodel Behati Prinsloo, and Jonah Hill presided over the ceremony. They have been together long enough to have produced two offspring: Dusty Rose and Gio Grace.
Levine has said that he experimented with psychoactive substances when he was a teenager. According to what he has said, following his first experience with Ambien, which rendered him asleep for a whole hour, he decided to abstain from using any prescription medicines at all.
Adam Levine Net Worth
A singer, songwriter, and television host in the United States, Adam Levine has accumulated a net worth of $160 million over the course of his career. Adam Levine is perhaps best known for his role as lead vocalist of the band Maroon 5 and as one of the celebrity coaches on The Voice, a singing competition broadcast on NBC.
Adam receives an average of $8 million per season for his work as a host on The Voice, which he shares with other celebrities including Blake Shelton, Usher, Shakira, and Christina Aguilera.
Who Has Adam Levine Dated?
After Adam Levine gave a performance at a Sports Illustrated party in Las Vegas, Nevada, in 2010, Anne Vyalitsyna approached him with the intention of starting a relationship with him. The model, who was born in Russia, has been featured in advertising campaigns and on the cover of Vogue, ELLE, and Glamour.
Before finally calling it quits in 2012, Adam and Anne V had been together for a total of four years. A statement made by the SI model to the publication PEOPLE on April 2 of that year stated, “Adam and I have decided to separate in a friendly and supportive manner.”
“Even after all this time, we continue to cherish and respect one another as friends. I hope that everything works out for him.”US Weekly was informed by sources within the company that: “Anne didn’t want it to look like he broke up with her.
“It was an easy target to hit. Adam’s heartbroken. Even then, he wasn’t absolutely certain that they had in fact parted ways.” A different source pertaining to Anne V contradicted this and stated: “Anne claimed that he did not pay sufficient attention to her.
“When you’re a woman, you eventually reach the point where you want to tie the knot. Adam was not prepared to proceed to the next level.” After a month had passed, in May of that year, it became public knowledge that the lead singer of Maroon 5 had moved on with Namibian model Behati Prinsloo.
However, the couple called it quits in May of 2013, and Adam went on to temporarily date another Victoria’s Secret angel, Nina Agdal, not long after their breakup. Behati is one of the Victoria’s Secret angels. The relationship between Adam and Nina did not last long, and few months later, the singer met up with Behati in Hawaii.