Nate Ruess
Nate Ruess
Real Name/Full Name Nathaniel Joseph Ruess
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Nate Ruess
Birth Place: Iowa City, Iowa, United States
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 26 February 1982
Age/How Old: 42 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres –  174 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 8″
Weight: In Kilograms – 66 Kg
In pounds- 145.5 lbs
Eye Color: Black
Hair Color: Brown
Parents Name: Father : Bess Zinger
Mother: Larry Ruess
Siblings: Elizabeth
School: Deer Valley High School at Arizona
College: N/A
Religion: Christianity
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Pisces
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Girlfriend: N/A
Wife/Spouse Name: Charlotte Ronson
Kids/Children Name: Levon Ronson-Ruess and Olympia Ronson-Ruess
Profession: Singer, musician and song writer
Net Worth: $12 million
Last Updated: May 2024

More commonly known as Nate Ruess, Nathaniel Joseph Ruess is a singer and a songwriter by profession. Nate is an American citizen best known as the lead singer of the Indie-Pop band fun and The Format. He performs in live music concerts, and in the year 2015, he also started performing solo as a musician.

Well, how well do you know about Nate Ruess? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Nate Ruess’s net worth in 2024, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Nate Ruess to date.

Biography and Early Life:

Born on the 26th of February in 1982 at Lowa City, Lowa of Unites States, Nate is a well-known image throughout the world for all his hard work and beautiful vocal works. His father, Bess Zinger, and his mother, Larry Ruess, had two children, one daughter, and one son.

Nate was the younger of the two children in the family. His sibling’s name is Elizabeth. His uncle, John Ruess, was into musical performances, and Nate got influenced by it since starting. In the year 1986, their family moved to Glendale, Arizona, into a farm over there because as a child, Nate faced repeated bouts of Pneumonia.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Nate Ruess in 2024 and what is his height and weight? Well, Nate Ruess’s age is 42 years old as of today’s date 20th May 2024 having been born on 26 February 1982. Though, he is 5′ 8″ in feet and inches and 174cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 145.5lbs in Pound and 66kg in Kilograms.


Ruess spent his entire childhood in Arizona, so he went to Deer Valley High School Arizona and graduated from there in the year 2000. During his school time, he is a part of playing punk bands, and after graduation, he chooses music as his career building option, or we can say he decided to pursue music professionally. While pursuing music professionally, he took a part-time job in a law firm as a way to support himself economically in fulfilling his ambitions.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

Nate Ruess With Wife Charlotte Ronson
Nate Ruess With Wife Charlotte Ronson

In March in the year 2014, Nate began dating an English fashion designer Charlotte Ronson. After dating for few years, they tied knots and converted the dating life into a married one in the year 2017. They had their first child, which was a son named Levon Ronson-Ruess, in the month of March in the year 2017.

They also had their second child who was a daughter named Olympia Ronson-Ruess, in the year 2019 in the month of March. They live together with their family in Santa Barbara in California.

Is Nate Ruess Gay?

Nathaniel is male by gender and is open about his sexual orientation is straight whenever he is asked about it in public. He has a beautiful married life with Charlotte and a well-considered family life. Therefore, we can conclude that his sexual orientation is straight.

Professional Career:

Nathaniel was influenced by his uncle John and chose music as a career option or as a profession. He then formed his band named The Format in the year 2002. He released a five-song EP, titled EP, which led to gain the local interest of the people for the band. In the year 2003, on the 21st of October, his band led to more mainstream and local success. The fan base of the band also began growing then after.

One of the band members, Hayley Williams, believes that Nate does secret mocking of Benjamin Eli Hanna. Then Nate’s band became more populous and gained popularity among the countrymen, and throughout the world, the band grew famous. It led to the huge success of his band and in his career.


  • MTV Video Music Award for Best Collaboration in the year 2013 for the album “Just Give Me a Reason.”
  • He won the Grammy Award for the Song of the Year in the year 2012 for the music album “We Are Young.”

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Nate Ruess in 2024

Nate Ruess Net Worth
Nate Ruess Net Worth

As of the year 2024, Nate Ruess’s net worth is estimated to be $12 million approximately. Being a musician, singer, and songwriter, he earns a good amount out of his profession. He maintains a secured and balanced life out of his wealth and spends very strictly. He also earns a considerable sum of money through the YouTube ad’s program and Spotify.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know:

  • Nathaniel is commonly known as the guy who came up with the band called The Format.
  • He doesn’t play any instrument and is only a singer. He only gives his vocal in music concerts.
  • Currently, he is working on his new album, which is a solo.
  • He calls himself a foodie as well as a health-conscious person.
  • He loves traveling and doing concerts and music shows.
  • He is currently signed with the label called Fueled with Ramen.:

Loving your work will give you the ability to do your best. Nathaniel, the lead singer of the two bands fun and The Format, proved this in his career. He loved his work and pursued what he liked as a career option. He gave his best and is outshining from all his efforts.


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