Bassist Pete Wentz Bassist Pete Wentz

Pete Wentz


Pete Wentz who is born on June 5, 1979 in Wilmette, IL is a famous Bassist. The age of Pete Wentz is 37 year old. The birth sign of Pete Wentz is Gemini.

BirthdayJune 5, 1979
height5’ 6’’ (1.68 m)
Birth SignGemini
Net worth : $18 Million
BirthplaceWilmette, IL
Address :
Crush Management 60-62 East 11th Street 7th Floor New York, NY 10003-6012 USA.

Personal Information of Pete Wentz

  • Birth date :
    5th June 1979
  • Birth place :
    Wilmette, Illinois USA
  • Profession :
    Musician, songwriter, bassist in the American rock band "Fall Out Boy",
  • Nationality :
About Pete Wentz

Pete Wentz is an American songwriter, musician and record producer best in pop punk and pop rock genre of music. He started his journey in 1993 as musician and is well recognised worldwide as bassist and lyricist of rock band ‘Fall Out Boy’. In late 1990s, he joined in performance with many bands like Yellow Road, Birthright, Extinction and First Born but his career’s major start came in 2001 when he with Joe Trohman founded band ‘Fall Out Boy’ shortly joined by Patrick Stump and Andy Hurley. With band, he went through release of 6 studio albums as follows with 5 EPs and 33 music videos. In 2003, bands first album was released by title ‘Take This to Your Grave’ which gave a push to his career being gold certified by RIAA. His next album ‘From Under the Cork Tree’ further broke all records of success with above 2 million sold copies in US and getting 2x platinum certified by RIAA and MC. His further 4 released albums are as follows
• Infinity on High (2007) (2x Platinum certified by ARIA with above 1 million sold copies in US)
• Folie A Deux (2008) (Platinum certified by ARIA and gold by RIAA)
• Save Rock and Roll (2013) (peaked #1 on US Billboard 200 Albums chart)
• American Beauty (2015) (peaked #1 on US Billboard 200 with Platinum certification from RIAA)
Some of his hit singles from above albums are
• Sugar, We’re Goin Down
• Dance, Dance
• This Ain’t a Scene, It’s an Arms Race
• Beat It
• I Don’t Care
• The Phoenix
• Irresistable with many more.
Aside from ‘Fall Out Boy’ band, he also worked with electropop band, Black Cards, working alongside Bebe Rexha, Nate Patterson and Spencer Peterson from 2010 to 2012. He is also involved with his own company, Clandestine Industries that deals with clothing, books and other accessories and Bartskull Films, a film production company of Wentz. His most recent presence was witnessed in Nickelodeon series ‘School of Rock’ as guest in 2016.
He was nominated for the 2014 Phoenix Film Critics Society Award under Best Original Song category which he shared with Joseph Trohman and Patrick Stump for his work on song Big Hero 6 (2014).

Pete Wentz Before Fame

He was previously in a marital relationship with Ashlee Simpsom having a son, Bronx Mowgli Wentz from her. He is currently dating with Meagan Camper who gave birth to his son, Saint Lazslo Wentz in 2014.


He has written a book by name ‘The Boy With a Thorn in his Side’.

Pete Wentz Family Life

Pete was born on 5th June, 1979 in Wilmette, Illinois, United States as Peter Lewis Kinston Wentz III to Dale and Pete Wentz II. He also has two siblings Hillary and Andrew with whom he spent out his childhood days. For studies, he went to New Trier High School and North Shore Country Day School further joining DePaul University to study political science and doing a side by job in Subway restaurant. He dropped out from university later and went on to concentrate in his musical career with Fall Out Boy in 2003.

Associated With

He has released with band ‘Fall Out Boy’ a single “Ghostbusters” working alongside Missy Elliott in 2016.

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