Pete Wentz


Pete Wentz Biography

Pete Wentz is best known as Bassist who has an estimated Net Worth of $18 Million. Fall Out Boy bassist, lyricist and backing vocalist who also owns a record label named Decaydance Records, which has signed the likes of Panic! at the Disco and Gym Class Heroes. He was born on June 5,1979, Wilmette, IL. He formed the experimental electro pop group Black Cards during his band's hiatus from 2009 until 2012. He was an All-State soccer player in high school. He's been a part of Fall Out Boy with Patrick Stump, Joe Trohman, and Andy Hurley. He married Ashlee Simpson on May 17, 2008; they divorced in 2011. He and Simpson had a son named Bronx in 2008. In 2014, he had a son named Saint Laszlo with his girlfriend Meagan Camper. The couple welcomed a daughter named Marvel Jane in May 2018. His zodiac sign is Gemini

Pete Wentz Bio, Wiki

First NamePeter
Middle NameLewis Kingston
Last NameWentz
Full Name at BirthPeter Lewis Kingston Wentz III
Alternative NamePetey, PeterPan, PeterPanda, Pete Wentz
Age41 years
Birthday5th June, 1979
BirthplaceWilmette, Illinois, USA
Height5' 7″ (170 cm)
Eye ColorBrown – Dark
Hair ColorBrown – Dark
Distinctive FeatureUsed to wear black eyeliner, coined term “Guy Liner”
Zodiac SignGemini
ReligionRoman Catholic
High SchoolNew Trier High School, North Shore Country Day School
UniversityDePaul University for Political Science
Occupation TextBassist
Claim to FameBassist for Fall Out Boy and DJ in The Black Cards
Music Genre (Text)Pop punk, Pop Rock, Emo, Post-Hardcore, Metalcore, Alternative Rock, Techno, emo pop, electropop, ska
Music GenrePop/Rock
Year(s) Active1992–present, 1993–present
Music StylePunk-Pop, Alternative/ Indie Rock, Emo, Lyricist, A&R
Music MoodRousing, Energetic, Ironic, Earnest, Stylish, Brash, Confrontational, Yearning, Cathartic, Cynical/Sarcastic, Wry, Exuberant, Aggressive, Passionate, Reflective, Literate, Bitter, Bittersweet, Plaintive, Urgent
InstrumentBass, Vocals
Instrument (text)Bass, Vocals, Guitar, Keyboards
Record LabelDecaydance, Fueled by Ramen, Island, DCD2
Associated ActsFall Out Boy, Black Cards, Arma Angelus, Racetraitor, Birthright, Cobra Starship, Cinematic Sunrise, The Ready Set, A Day to Remember, Travie McCoy, Bebe Rexha
Brand EndorsementClandestine Industries, Decaydance Records, Fender Bass
FatherPeter Lewis Kingston Wentz II
MotherDale Wentz
BrotherAndrew Wentz
SisterHillary Wentz
FriendPatrick Stump, Mark Hoppus, Gabe Saporta, Ryan Ross, Brendon Urie, Spencer Smith, Victoria Asher, William Beckett, Bebe Rexha, Spencer Peterson, Nate Patterson, Joe Trohman, Andrew Hurley, Craig Owens, Ben Jorgensen
Associated PeopleBronx Mowgli Wentz, Ashlee Simpson, Patrick Stump
PetsHemmingway Wentz (Dog), Rigby Wentz
Favorite PeopleMorrissey
Favorite MoviesThe Mustachette, Invisible Children, Don't Tell Mom The Babysitter's Dead
Favorite BandsThe Smiths
Favorite SongsAll The Small Things (blink-182), Guilty Pleasure (Cobra Starship), Hallelujah (Jeff Buckley), Sugar We're Going Down (Fall Out Boy), Build Me Up Buttercup (The Foundations), Hallelujah (Jeff Buckley), The Boy With the Thorn In His Side (Morrissey)
Favorite BooksElliot Smith, Choke, Anything Hemmingway, Fight Club, Jungle Book, Peter Pan
Favorite PlacesUganda, Chicago, Hawaii, Mexico, New York City
Favorite FoodsChocolate, Crackers, Cupcakes, Mac and Cheese, Uncrustables, Champagne
Favorite AccessoriesMake-Up, Tight Pants, Eyeliner, Gloves, High Top Shoes, Hoodies, Baby Bronx

Pete Wentz Dating, Wife, Girlfriends and Relationships

  • Meagan Camper and Pete Wentz have been dating since May 2011.
  • Pete Wentz and Ashlee Simpson were married for 3 years. They dated for 1 year after getting together in Aug 2006. After a 1 month engagement they married on 17th May 2008. 3 years later they separated in Feb 2011 and divorced on 22nd Nov 2011.
  • Pete Wentz and Michelle Trachtenberg dated from 2006 to August, 2006.
  • Jeanae White and Pete Wentz dated from January, 2003 to May, 2006.
  • Alicia Simmons is rumored to have hooked up with Pete Wentz in 2003.

Pete Wentz Children

NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
Bronx MowgliMale20th November, 200811 years oldAshlee Simpson
Saint LazsloMale20th August, 20146 years oldMeagan Camper
MarvelFemale13th May, 20182 years oldMeagan Camper

Pete Wentz Filmography

Skeleton Steph2020Rob (voice)TV Show
Escape Plan 2: Hades2018BugMovie
Ryan Hansen Solves Crimes on Television2017Pete WentzTV Show
School of Rock2016Colton StuebnerTV Show
Teen Titans Go!2013PeteTV Show
Friends with Benefits2011JoeTV Show
Team Unicorn2010The BassistTV Show
Moustachette2009Travis Pullman (as Peter Wentz)Short Film
902102008Fall Out BoyTV Show
Winter Tales2007Narrator: Devil's PeakTV Show
Bedussey2005Pancho (as Peter Wentz)Short Film
Robot Chicken2005Soldier, Tin ManTV Show
CSI: NY2004Chester ByronTV Show

Pete Wentz Discography

YearTitleAlbumContributionsOther artist(s)Label
2009“Catch Me If You Can”The QuiltCo-writerGym Class Heroes, Patrick StumpDecaydance, Fueled by Ramen
“You're Not In On The Joke”Hot MessMusicianCobra Starship
2007“If You Could Remember”In This Life or the NextVocalsDamnation A.D., Patrick StumpVictory Records
“One And Only”Shock ValueCo-writerTimbalandBlackground Records

Pete Wentz Net Worth

Estimated Net Worth 2020$18 Million
Income SourcePrimary Income source Bassist (profession).