Rock singer Brooks Nielsen is better known as a member of the band named The Growlers. He is the singer and creator of the group alongside his friend Matt Taylor. Brooks has made quite a name for himself in the music industry as a songwriter. His emotional song lyrics have stolen the hearts of many.
Brooks Nielsen Age, Birthday
Born in 1984, Brooks Nielsen celebrates his birthday every 3 January. At the age of 35, he follows Judeo-Christian religion. Talking about his family and parents' background, Brooks has kept this aspect of his life private, without revealing much.
However, he once gave a glimpse of his early life in an interview. While talking with the Kexp, Brooks revealed that he had started smoking from the age of 11 or 12.
Girlfriend / Dating
Brooks Nielsen is happily married to his wife, Melisa Tellez. He had been dating his girlfriend-turned-wife, Melisa since 2008. However, the singer kept it to himself about how and where he met her. After dating for seven years, he finally took down the vows with his girlfriend in 2015 in the Viva Las Vegas Wedding Chapel.
It wasn't long before Brooks, and his wife welcomed a baby boy named Valentino in their married life. While they never revealed the birth date, it is known that Valentino's birthday falls on the 13th of May every year. After Valentino, Brooks and his wife showered themselves with more happiness with the arrival of their daughter, Miko Ama Nielsen on 26 August 2018.
Brooks Nielsen celebrates eleven years of togetherness with his wife Melisa Tellez Nielsen on 1 January 2019 (Photo: Melisa Tellez Nielsen's Instagram)
The couple is relishing their married life, and their happiness is bound with two beautiful children.
Brooks Nielsen Career / Net Worth
When Brooks was in high school, he was into reggae music and realized he had a low tone of voice. That was when he decided that he wanted to sound like Bob Marley.
Being a music enthusiast from a young age, Brooks and his friend, Matt played music for fun. It wasn't long before they decided to form an actual band and compose their songs. When Brooks first played a gig in Dana point bar, Shooter’s Saloon, his friend Matt’s parents gave bad remarks suggesting that he had a horrible voice. But Matt supported him by saying that Brooks sounded like a soul singer.
Brooks, on the other hand, took those remarks as his strength and did not stop to achieve success. He formed his band, The Growlers. The group was known as 80’s post-punk, consisting of three members Brooks Nielsen, Matt Taylor, and Kyle Straka. They have released seven albums to date, several EPs and some singles. The Growlers even got described as trademark style and was labeled as Beach Goth.
Even though Brooks has not revealed the exact information regarding his total net worth, his success might have garnered him a net worth of millions.
His Hair, Height & Tattoo
Brooks Nielsen, who stands at a tall height is not only famous for his albums; he embraces other relevant things that attract the people, from his hairstyles to fashion choices. As the most stylish member of his band, even Pinterest shows a series of pictures focusing on his hairstyle.
Besides hairstyle, he is also a keen lover of art and embraces artistic tattoos on his bodies.