American bassist, Nikki Sixx founded the heavy metal band, Motley Crue. He is a songwriter, radio host and has written multiple biographies including New York Times’s Best Seller The Dirt.
Is Nikki Sixx Still Alive?
Nikki was declared dead for two minutes on December 23, 1987, after a heroin overdose. He was taken to the hospital & revived by paramedics. Then he escaped rushing home & shooting up in his bathroom.
Nikki and his bandmates went into rehab after his near-death event. He is still alive.
Relationship with Multiple Women in the Past? Is He Married or have a Wife?
He has been with many girls in the past including Lita Ford
in the year 1980 whom he dated for six years. Later Nikki dated a Canadian singer Vanity
for shorter and even included his ups and downs with her in his autobiography. In the year 1989, Nikki Sixx married to a Playboy Playmate Brandi Brandt
. He has three children Gunner Nichols Six
, Decker Nilsson Sixx
, and Storm Brieann Sixx
from his marriage with Brandi. Their marriage lasted only for 7 years. Soon after separation, Sixx married another playboy playmate Donna D’Erico
. From his marriage with Donna, the couple has a daughter Frankie-Jean Sixx
. He separation and reconciliation with Donna, & finally divorced with her in the year 2007.
Later he has seen with a famous tattoo artist, Kat Von D
from the year 2008 to 2010. Then Sixx started dating Courtney Bingham.
But finally, they both tied the knot on March 15, 2014. Currently, he is living happily with his spouse Courtney.
Net Worth of American bassist Nikki Sixx
Nikki Sixx has earned a handsome amount of money from his music career. From his successful career, he has an estimated net worth to be around $45 million
. He with his wife bought a mansion worth $4.125 Million
in Los Angeles suburb Westlake Village. The house is set on 1.2 acres in a single-story home with a spa sits off the swimming pool & total od six bedrooms and eight bathrooms. Also, he listed his former home for the sale worth around $2.399 million
. In the year 2011, he purchased the home for the worth of $1.89 Million
Nikki Sixx Parents, Siblings
Born to father Frank Ferrara
& mother Deana Richards
on 11 December 1958
, in San Jose, California
. When Nikki’s father left home after that his mother Richards, and grandparents raised him. Unfortunately, his mother also abandoned him later.
He grew along with two siblings Rodney Anthony Feranna
(brother) and Lisa Marie Feranna
(sister). American citizen Nikki belongs to Italian ethnic background. She has attended six schools within 11 years when roaming around here and there for the living.
How tall is Nikki Sixx?
He has an average and with his fit body. He stands at a height of 6 feet and 1 inch with his body weight around 86 kg. Similarly, his hair is black with a pair of blue eyes color.
According to his career, he started learning bass guitar after being expelled from the school because he found selling drugs. Later that, Sixx joined the band called Sister led by Back Lawless. Eventually, in the year 1978, Nikki along with bandmate Lizzie Grey fired from the Sister.
Furthermore, they together formed a new band called London and recorded a number of demos. Soon later, Sixx left the band. Nikki along with drummer Tommy Lee founded Motley Crue which later joined by guitarist Mick Mars and singer Vince Neil. Likewise, with the foundation fo the new band, they went to give many hits including Too Fast For Love in 1981, Shout Out at The Devil in 1983. Similarly, such as Theatre Of Pain in 1985, Girls, Girls, Girls in the year 1987.
And also Dr. Feelgood. Apart from the music Sixx along with the bandmates and writer Neil Strauss penned the autobiography The Dirt; Confessions of the World’s Most Notorious Rock Band holds the top spot of The New York Times bestseller list for 10 weeks. Nikki the host of rock music program Sixx Sense with Nikki Sixx on various radio stations in Dallas, Texas.