American singer and songwriter Gary Cherone has an estimated net worth of $5 million.Born in Malden, Massachusetts in July 1961. He is widely recognized for being the lead vocalist of the rock band Extreme and the lead vocalist for the rock band Van Halen. As a teenager Cherone began his career singing in local bands. In 1979 he became a founding member of the hard rock band Adrenalin which was later changed to The Dream and which launched an EP back in 1981. He then went on to form the band Extreme in Boston, MA in 1985. Their self-titled, very first studio album rolled out in 1989 on A&M Records, with the band’s second album Extreme II: Pornograffitti certified 2x Platinum and peaking at #10 on the Billboard 200 chart. Extreme’s third studio album III Sides to Every Story went on sale in 1992 and peaked at #10 on the Billboard 200 chart and at #2 in the UK. Their fourth album Waiting for the Punchline was released in 1995 and their latest album Saudades de Rock was released in 2008. Cherone was also singer for Van Halen for their 11th album Van Halen III and the tour that followed. So far, he has released albums with Tribe of Judah, and Hurtsmile.