If you are interested in a foul-mouthed radio presenter, then Todd Alan Clem is the guy you are looking for. Todd, who is popularly known by his fans as Bubba the Love Sponge is reputed to be a born troublemaker. He has always been associated with one controversy or the other throughout his career life and can hardly stay out of trouble.
Todd Alan Clem, a radio personnel who is popular among his fans as Bubba the Love Sponge, was born on 23rd April 1966. Todd was born to mother Jane Edmond in Warsaw, Indiana, United States. No mention was made of his father, information about his paternity is still elusive.
The popular radio personnel is of average height and stands at 5 feet 10 inches. Todd has a fair complexion and dark brown hair. The radio jock has gained huge popularity in his chosen field through his popular show and is also known to be a high-income earner.
Todd’s educational background can be traced to Indiana State University where he graduated from. While in the university, he was deeply into radio show hosting and hosted the Indiana State University radio station for a period of time. Upon his graduation from the university, he presented the evening show at the WGRD-FM in Michigan, United States but unfortunately, Todd ran into a huge problem which resulted in his sack from the WGRD-FM. His problem emanated from the sexual reference he made to a 13-year-old girl who called in on his show at the time.
Todd’s name was officially changed to Bubba the Love Sponge in 1999 and his radio show Bubba the Love Sponge Show is named after him. Because of his controversial nature, Todd can barely stay out of trouble for long, all his life has been associated with one form of trouble or the other. He literally steps out of one terrible situation only to walk right into a worse one.
By the time he was in his mid-twenties, Todd had already established his hit show – Bubba the Love Sponge Show. He also worked as a backstage interviewer with TNA Wrestling but again, the controversial radio personnel was sacked from the show as a result of his negative comment concerning the Haiti earthquake disaster, in addition to his racist comment against one of the wrestlers.
Todd has faced many lawsuits in his career. Sometime in 2012, he filmed his then-wife Heather Clem and her lover Hulk Hogan having sex in his bedroom, this resulted in a lawsuit from Hulk Hogan against Gawker media which released the video. Todd also faced another lawsuit by a pornographic film star Hope Miller who accused another porn actress of penetrating her with an oval sized sex object in Todd’s radio show.
Again, the radio personality faced charges of animal cruelty when he killed and barbecued a wild Florida boar that had been captured by a professional hunter in 2001, and in 2004, he was sacked from Clear Channel after the station was fined $755,000 by federal Communications Commissions for committing violations on Bubba the Love Sponge Show.
Todd faced yet another lawsuit for defamation by Todd Schnitt, a competitor disc jockey over a remark Todd made on air about Schnitt’s family. Todd eventually won the case but Schnitt swore to appeal the case, but the two parties involved reached a settlement after 13 hours of negotiation in March 2013. From 2013 to date, Todd has faced several lawsuits, yet, he seems to thrive in the face chaos.
Wife, Divorce, Girlfriend
Todd is known to have gotten married twice. Although much information is not available about his first marriage, his second marriage was to Heather Clem. The couple got married on January 14, 2007, and by September 15, 2011, they were already in the divorce queue. Todd and Heather did not experience marital bliss since his wife seemed to be the promiscuous type. She conducted an affair with Hulk Hogan which resulted in a big scandal between her husband and the WWE champion.
Net Worth: How Much Does Bubba The Love Sponge Earn?
In spite of numerous controversies that have resulted in several lawsuits and loss of jobs, the celebrity radio personnel still earns a high income and has managed to accumulate an enviable net worth of $4 million which is an impressive amount for a radio presenter.
Quick Facts About Bubba The Love Sponge
Real name – Todd Alan Clem
Stage name – Bubba the Love Sponge
Mother – Jane Edmond
Date of birth – 23rd April 1966
Place of birth – Warsaw, Indiana, United States of America
Institution attended – Indiana State University
Marital status – Divorced
No of Children – Not recorded
Body statistics – five feet and 10 inches in height
Net worth – $4 million.