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Jonathan Knight Net Worth: How Rich is the Singer Actually?

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Jonathan Knight Net Worth

Jonathan Knight is an American singer who is best known for being a member of the original boyband, New Kids on the Block. Jonathan is the oldest member of the boyband who left the band in 1994 before the band official split. He hosted the HGTV show “Farmhouse Fixer” in March 2021. As of 2022, Jonathan Knight net worth is estimated to be roughly $14 million.

Full Name Jonathan Rashleigh Knight-Rodriguez
Birthday November 29, 1968
Birthplace Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Profession Pop Singer
Fiance Harley Rodriguez
Net Worth $14 million

Early life

Jonathan Knight was born on the 29th of November, 1968 in Boston, Massachusetts. He was born to Canadian parents, Allan Knight and Marlene Putnam. His dad, Allan is an Episcopal priest. He grew up with a sister and five brothers.

Jonathan Knight Net Worth & How He Made Money?

Knight was 16 years old teenager when he became associated with the boyband, New Kids on the Block. He joined the band along with his younger brother, Jordan. The boyband earned wide recognition in the early 1990s and late 1980s. They gained millions of fans worldwide and often became the highest-paid entertainers in the world during the peak of their popularity in 1991. At that time, they even beat the biggest names in the global music industry such as Madonna, Michael Jackson, and Prince.

Jonathan was struggling with a generalized anxiety disorder since he became associated with the boyband. He eventually left the band while on tour for their album, Face the Music in 1994.  After he left the group, the other members tried to continue the tour and claimed that Knight was badly hurt by a horse. Just a week later, they told in a press conference that they were actually splitting.

Knight reunited with his old band members in 2008 and made a come back in the show business. After their reunion, the boyband dropped their seventh album, The Block in September 2008. Knight even performed with other members to confirm their reunion on May 16, 2008. It was the first time after their split n 15 years that they performed together. In September 2008, their world tour was scheduled and started in Toronto. The group’s first song, Summertime from their album “The Block”, performed well worldwide. They released their second song, Single in August 2008.

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Jonathan was working as a real estate investor in Essex during the years he separated from the boyband. At that time, he was rarely seen in public and in interviews. Knight was also taking medical help to overcome his mental health issues in the meantime. He made an appearance on MTV’s show “True Life” in 2011, where he helped a fan who was suffering from panic disorder.

Knight started hosting the HGTV show “Farmhouse Fixer” in March 2021. In the HGTV show, he along with his friend, Kristina Cristina restored old houses in New England. He revealed that he has more than 200 projects under his belt and has been renovating houses for the last 25 years. In one of the interviews, he stated that renovating old houses and farmhouses is not just a hobby but it’s his obsession.

Personal Life

Jonathan Knight has been engaged to his longtime girlfriend, Harley Rodriguez since November 2016. They were dating since 2008. The pair participated together in the 26th season of the reality show “The Amazing Race” in early 2015. Knight put a proposal to Harley on November 15, 2016, while they were on vacation in Africa. Previously, he dated Kyle Wilker who opted for him as gay in the National Enquire without his consent.

Jonathan Knight Net Worth

Jonathan Knight’s personal wealth is estimated to be around $14 million as of 2022. He has earned a vast chunk of money from being a part of a successful boyband, hosting a TV show, and investing in real estate projects.

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