How much is Drake Bell worth? $1 Million
How did Drake Bell earn his money and wealth?
Drake Bell, real name Jared Drake Bell, was born on 27 June 1986 in California, US to Robin Dodson and Joe Bell. He has three brothers, Joey, Travis and Robert and a sister, Kellie. He had an interest in movies since his childhood days and so his father helped him begin a career in acting. Apart from acting, he also had an interest in guitar and learned how to play it at the age of 12. Bell attended Orange County High School of the Arts to train himself in acting.
Drake Bell is not only an American actor but is also a musician and a voice actor. When he was just 5 years old, he appeared in a commercial for Whirlpool. He later appeared in one episode of television series ‘Home Improvement.’ Later, Bell got the opportunity to act in the film ‘Jerry Maguine’ in the year 1996. In the year 1998, he also acted in several episodes of the hit television series ‘The Frogger.’ Later, he started acting in minor roles in commercials, films as well as television shows. He has also featured in the live-action comedy show ‘The Amanda Show.’ But still, his hard work in all of these roles did not fetch him a lot of recognition.
Drake Bell earned recognition and popularity after working in the show ‘Drake & Josh’ as a lead role. His skills in playing guitar helped him build a career in music as well as his composed song ‘Found A Way’ was the theme song for the show ‘Drake & Josh.’ He continued his music career and released his debut album ‘Telegraph’ in the year 2005. Drake Bell later released his second album ‘It’s Only Time’ under the label Universal Motown Records in the year 2006. The album became a huge success and ranked 81 in the Billboard Top 200 list. In the year 2008, Drake released his live album ‘Drake Bell in Concert.’
Later in the year 2012, Drake played the role of Shawn in the television film by Nickelodeon ‘Rags.’ Drake released his third album titled ‘Ready Steady Go’ in the year 2014 under the label ‘Surfdog records.’ Later, he starred in the animated movie ‘A Mouse Tale’ in the year 2015 which was directly released on DVD. His popularity in Mexico continued to grow due to which Drake went on a Mexico concert tour starting February 5, 2016 to February 7, 2016. The tour went on to be a huge success, with the tickets being sold out within minutes of being available online.
However, despite of him having a successful career, Drake has faced difficulties in his life. In early 2014, Drake filed for bankruptcy in California following which his house was foreclosed. At the time, it was said that he was in debt for nearly $600,000.
What are the highest grossing songs of Drake Bell?
- It’s Only Time (2006): Peaked at #81
- Leave It All To Me (iCarly Theme Song) (2008): Peaked at #100
- Ready, Steady, Go! (2014): Peaked at #182
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