Quick Facts of Barry Weiss
- Full NameBarry Weiss
- Net Worth$10 million
- Date of Birth1959 /02 /11
- Marital Statussingle
- BirthplaceNew York
- ProfessionMusic executive
- Active Year1981
Barry Weiss is a successful reputed American music executive and producer who is best known as the founder of a label, RECORDS in 2015. Moreover, he started his Hollywood journey in 1982 at Clive Calder’s Jive Records.
Well, as of 2018 Weiss has an estimated net worth of $10 million. He is a married man with two children, Julie and Jack.
Barry Weiss’ Bio (Mother)
Barry Weiss was born on February 11, 1959, in New York under the birth sign Aquarius. As per his nationality, he is American and belongs to white ethnicity. Similarly, his father Hy Weiss was a music executive who founded Old Town Records in the late 1950s. As his mother Rosalyn Weiss was a homemaker.
Barry graduated from Cornell University in 1981. Well, he received his Master of Business Administration from New York University in 1986. Apart from his early life, he worked at Ariola American and Infinity Records.
Moreover, he got his major job at a South African-born British billionaire, Clive Calder‘s new label, Jive Records. In 1995, Barry was promoted to President of Jive Records where he encourages many popular artists. Furthermore, Weiss was named Chairman and CEO of the BMG in 2008, Perhaps he left the company after 2 years to join the Universal Music Group.
Weiss worked with the artists like Kanye West, Justin Bieber, Rihanna, Chris Brown, R.Kelly and T-Pain. Well, in 2015 he co-founded a new independent label, RECORDS in a partnership with Songs Music Publishing. As of 2018 RECORDS become a joint venture with the Sony Music Entertainment.
Barry Weiss’ Income
The very talented music executive Barry Weiss has earned an impressive amount of money from his successful career. He also worked for Jive Records which was purchased by BMG for $2.7 billion in 2002.
Barry Weiss Cars & House
Well, he has a huge collection of unique antiques. Moreover, he is also very fond of cars and his collection include 1946 Cadillac, Beatnik 1955 ford, 1940 and ford COE Truck. As per Hollywood Paparazzi, Barry lives in a 1928 Spanish Revival Home on a street named after Cecil B. DeMille in L.A.’S posh Laughlin Park.
Barry Weiss’ Net Worth
Berry Weiss is one of the successful music producers who has an estimated net worth of $10 million. As of 2018, he is a co-founder of RECORDS and his salary is more than $1 million. Moreover, he enjoys a lavish lifestyle from his successful career.
Barry Weiss’ Personal Life (Wife, Daughter & Death)
As per 2018, Barry Weiss is single. Previously he was married but there is no any identity about his wife. As per some sources, he divorced his wife nearly three decades ago. Additionally, he was also rumored to be gay at one point.
Moreover, he has two children, a daughter, Julie, and a son, Jack. Furthermore, he is in his professional life. Overall, Weiss has never been in a serious relationship after his divorce.
Well, he is quite confidential when it comes to his personal life which might be the reason he prefers to keep his private life away from the limelight.
Another hand, it was rumored that he was dead but the news turned out as fake. However, he is still alive and well. Moreover, there is no any information about his death.