|Celebrated Name:||Sully Erna|
|Real Name/Full Name:||Salvatore Paul Erna, Jr.|
|Age:||55 years old|
|Birth Date:||February 7, 1968|
|Birth Place:||Lawrence, Massachusetts, U.S.|
|Wife/Spouse (Name):||JoAnna Wortham|
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):||Yes (Skylar Brooke Erna)|
|Dating/Girlfriend (Name):||Yes (JoAnna Wortham)|
|Is Erna Sully Gay?:||No|
|Profession:||Vocalist and Rhythm Guitarist|
|Net Worth in 2023:||$20 million|
|Last Updated:||September 2023|
Sully Erna is the American rhythm guitarist and an American Vocalist. He is known for his heavy metal band Godsmack. He is also a harmonica player, a percussionist, and a pianist, and he performs these at the live shows. He was once ranked 47th in the Top 100 Heavy Metal Vocalists by the magazine Hit Parader. He practices Wiccan, and many critics call him the devil worshipper, but he says that he has never worshipped Satan.
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Early Life & Biography
Sully was born on February 7, 1968, and he was born in Lawrence in Massachusetts. He began playing his drums at the mere age of three, and his father, whose name was Salvatore Erna was a trumpet player, and it is known that he would rehearse in the basement and there Sully would watch him and then fall asleep in the empty guitar case.
His great-uncle was also a very famous composer, and in Sicily, they honor his music every year. At the age of 11, he observed that it was easy for him to listen to something and then play rather than reading the sheet music. So after this realization, he stopped taking lessons and then continued his practice at home. He rehearsed to famous bands like Aerosmith, Motörhead, Led Zeppelin, and Rush.
Talking of his own life, he is married to JoAnna Wortham, and he also has a beautiful daughter named Skylar Brooke Erna. His brother’s name is Carlo, and he has an older sister named Maria.
Erna was known for practicing Wiccan in the early years of career, and this made him include some of the spiritual words in songs like Spiral from the Godsmack’s second Album Awake. The same work was also seen in the “Releasing the Demons” for the group’s third album. He later stated publicly that he is not a poster boy for witchcraft, and he does not necessarily capitalize on his religion for providing the fame to the band. He doesn’t talk much about his religion unless he is spoken about it in interviews.
Erna got involved in the three-car chain-reaction that happened in Methuen, Massachusetts, and he was deeply concerned for the girl who got hurt in this accident. The girl involved in the accident was Taylor, and she was sitting in the back of a dark blue Toyota Camry that later collided with the H3, which was being driven by Erna.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on February 7 1968, Erna Sully is 55 years old as of today’s date 28th September 2023. His height is 5’6’’ tall, and his weight is 64 kg.
Erna was instructed at the age of 14 by none other than the Dave Vose, and then he signed his first record deal in 1993 with a band which was named Strip Mind. The debut album of the band was What’s In Your Mouth, and it sold over 50,000 units. Since some of the band members and Erna didn’t bond well, Erna was kicked out. Later he joined the band Godsmack.
In 2009 he finished his first solo, and the album named Avalon was released on September 14, 2010. He said that this album was exceptional for him, and it was different from another song. He has also worked with the local music scene, and in 2005 he also participated in the New Hampshire’s Battle of Bands competition. The winner got an opportunity to record a demo at the Sully’s California studio.
Awards & Achievements
Since Sully is a singer, his group has won some awards, and they are listed below.
- The group won the Billboard award for Rock Artist of the Year in 2001.
- Godsmack won Boston Music Award four times in 2000, and Sully Erna won a single award at the event.
- The group won the Boston Music Award again four times in 2001.
- The band won the Metal Edge Readers’ Choice Award in 2002.
Net Worth & Salary of Erna Sully in 2023
The total net worth of Sully Erna is estimated to be around $20 million as of September 2023, and he has earned all this wealth from the singing and songwriting that he does all these years. He has written some great songs, and thus he has won many awards. He dropped his last album in the year 2018, but it wasn’t such a hit. It was critically acclaimed, but it didn’t sell itself well.
This was all about one of the best metal bands vocalists who has contributed his life to rock metal music. Although he is regarded as the worshipper of Satan, his music is soulful and loved by masses. He is the inspiration for many, and he has made many hustlers a star today. He is a great person and one of the musicians in this world.