Singer-cum-home-fixer: Jonathan Knight’s Net-Worth
Jonathan Knight is a well-known figure for his work with the boy band “New Kids on the Block” as well as his work in the real estate industry, Nick Lachey is best known. With their debut, this pop-group sold over 70-million albums worldwide. Jonathan left the band in 1994 during the ‘Face the Music’ tour, then the group split. The group was nominated for two ‘Grammys’ and also won two ‘American Music Awards’ for their music. Farmhouse Fixer, his new HGTV show, has also made him famous.
Jonathan Knight’s Net Worth
Jonathan Knight is a well-known figure in the $14 Million in personal assets by Celebrity Net Worth. An estimated $14 million fortune is held by the “Please Don’t Go Girl” singer, according to Celebrity Net Worth’s estimates. As a result of his illustrious NKOTB run as well as his numerous other projects and professional endeavours, Jonathan reaped the rewards.
Boston-born Knight was the fifth of six children; he grew up with his mother and father. He was born to Marlene and Allan Knight in Canada on 29 November, 1968. Knight was a member of the church choir as a child and attended the Episcopal church on a regular basis as an adult. He and his younger brother, Jordan, were both discovered to be talented singers during this period.
Knight confirmed in 2011 that he was gay two years later, when former pop star Tiffany, whom he had been rumoured to be dating, also came out as gay. Knight claims that he never hid his homosexuality, only that he chose not to do so publicly.
Harley Rodriguez, is a personal trainer and has been dating Jonathan since 2008. A year later, the couple competed on the reality show ‘The Amazing Race and finished it with 9th place in the score board. In 2016, while on a vacation in Africa, Knight proposed to Rodriguez and the two have been engaged ever since. Knight’s farmhouse in Massachusetts is where the two of them are currently residing.
A glace at the career graph of the Knight:
Knight was 16 when Donnie Wahlberg invited him and his brother Jordan to join New Kids on the Block.. Even with Ringo Starr’s efforts, the band’s debut self-titled album didn’t do well in 1986. In the years that have followed, he’s had great success in the real estate market in his native Massachusetts.When “Farmhouse Fixer” premiered on HGTV in 2021, the network had spotted Knight’s talent and decided to air the show. The show focuses on the restoration of New England farm houses.
The NKOTB Reunion
It was announced in 2008 that Knight and the other four members of NKOTB would be reuniting the band after several failed reunion attempts in the previous years. They released their first album in fourteen years later that year, titled “The Block,” which was well received. It debuted at the top of the Billboard Top Pop Albums Chart and was followed by a tour across the United States, Canada, and Europe. Touring with them were Natasha Bedingfield and Lady Gaga.
On February 14, 2019, NKOTB released a new music video, “Boy Band Anthem,” to pay tribute to other popular boy bands of the past.