Maria Brink is a multi-talented American songwriter and singer; best known as the lead vocalist of the metalcore band called In This Moment. Despite experiencing an unpleasant childhood, the music star has defied all odds and found her way into the spotlight; thanks to her persistence and unrelenting spirit. Brink started her music career since 2002 and today, she has released several albums with the Metalcore band.
Additionally, Brink has been outstanding since the inception of her career and has several awards to her name. She won the Rock Goddess of Year in the Annual Loudwire Music Awards in 2013 and 2015 respectively. She was named the Hottest Chick in Metal in 2010 as well as one of the 25 Hottest Chicks in Hard Rock & Metal by Revolver Magazine. The songstress was listed as one of the heavy metal women that matter by Yell Magazine in 2012. Maria Brink is also a pianist and an aspiring painter. Learn more about her below.
Maria Brink’s Biography
The amazing rock star was born and named Maria Diane Brink in Schenectady, New York on December 17, 1977. Growing up was very tough for Brink; her father varnished when she was still very young leaving her alone with her mother who was a drug addict. Young and naïve, Maria grew up being prone to so many things such that she got pregnant at the age of fourteen. She passed through hardships, struggling to care for her son and her mother.
In search of a better life, Maria Brink moved to Los Angeles in 2002; she drove for over 2,500 miles to Los Angeles. When she arrived LA, she worked in stores and also sang in bars and coffee shops in order to make a living. Later on, she joined the Albany-based band known as The Pulse. After a few performances with the band, Maria moved to California where she formed the metal band called the Dying Star alongside Chris Howorth (guitarist) and Jeff Fabb (drummer).
However, they later changed the band’s name to In This Moment. They released their first studio album titled Beautiful Tragedy in 2007 after which they dropped the second one titled The Dream, the following year. Their third album A Star-Crossed Wasteland was released in 2010, followed by Blood which peaked at No. 15 in the Billboard chart in 2012. Their other albums include Black Widow (2014) and Ritual (2017). The group has also performed at top-notch events and music festivals such as Ozzfest, Download Festival, Music as a Weapon, Rock on the Range, Carnival of Madness, Rockfest, and Aftershock.
Net Worth: How Much is Maria Brink Worth?
The amazing singer has amassed huge wealth for herself and she is currently living a lavish lifestyle. Their third album reached No. 40 on the Billboard 200 music chart while their fourth album Blood topped at No. 15 on the chart. Brink has garnered wide popularity alongside her band and has featured in several musical tours which have contributed to her wealth. That said, Maria Brink’s net worth is said to be around $1 million.
Family – Husband, Son
Guess you are wondering who Maria Brink’s husband is? Well sorry to shock you a little, but Brink isn’t married yet. The amazing rock star who has won the heart of many people with her exceptional musical talent has only been in a few relationships to date. Also, she likes keeping details of her relationship under the shades, thereby striking a balance between her professional and personal life.
Meanwhile, Brink is in a relationship with Jonathan Miller. Just like Brink, Miller is also a heavy metal singer and former bassist for the California-based rock band group called the DevilDriver. He formed the band in 2002 alongside Dez Fatara who is the lead vocalist, guitarists – Mike Spreitzer, Jeff Kendrick, and Evan Pitts, as well as Josh Boecklin the drummer. They released their debut album DevilDriver in 2003 and later on, they launched other albums like Outlaws ‘til the End, Trust No One, and The Last Kind Words, among others. Miller left the band in 2011.
Brink and Miller began their relationship since 2013 and they always appear together at various public events. Their relationship has lasted over four years and there is no sign of breakup yet. Although they have not worked down the aisle, we hope they take the bold step soon to seal their love with a nuptial bond.
Additionally, Brink also has a son named Davion Brink whom she gave birth to on April 14, 1992; at the time, she was fifteen years old. Davion was raised by her single mother, there is no information regarding who his father is. Despite her rough childhood experiences, Brink has been working tirelessly to give her son the best life he could ever imagine.
Other Interesting Facts About Maria Brink
1. Maria Brink was born and raised in New York, in the United States of America
2. She started her music career when she joined the Albany-based band known as The Pulse in 2004.
3. Brink gave birth to her son Davion Brink when she was fifteen in 1992.
4. She formed the metalcore band group called In This Moment in 2005
5. Brink has a net worth of $1 million.
6. She is currently dating Jonathan Miller