Sonny Sandoval Net Worth (2024): Height, Age, Real Name, Bio

Alex | Last Updated On April 27th, 2022

Famous singer, rapper, and songwriter, better known by the famous name ‘Paul Joshua Sandoval’, took birth in a beautiful city in the United States named ‘San Diego’ on May 16, 1974. He is best known as the founder and leading vocalist of the famous metal band named ‘P.O.D.’. He is still active in his career and making more efforts for his future endeavors.

Sonny Sandoval's Net Worth

As of 2024, Sonny Sandoval's net worth is estimated to be $3 million.

Net Worth$3 million
Given NamePaul Joshua Sandoval
Famous NameSonny Sandoval
Source(s) of FameRapper
Date of BirthMay 16, 1974
Place of BirthSan Diego, United States
RelationshipsMarried, Shannon Kelly,
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Early Life

Sonny rose in the city of Otay Mesa, which is very close near to South San Diego. When he was only 18 years old, his mother got diagnosed with leukemia, during which he for hugely inspired by his mother’s belief as a devout Christian. He started his career as an MC and later became part of a known band named ‘Enoch’, which was carrying the members as ‘Way Bernardo’, ‘Gabe Portillo’ ‘Marcos Curiel’ and the Sonny Sandoval, after which it got titled P.O.D. It stands for Payable on Death. The different focused categories of the music led by the star artist include; reggae and rock, which all appeared significantly in P.O.D.

Career Highlights

Sonny Sandoval cofounded the most popular metal band named P.O.D. He is also its leading vocalist, which has received the three notable ‘Grammy Award nominations, participated in multiple motion picture soundtracks, and has made international musical tours in different countries. P.O.D. has sold about 12 million records across the country, which is its biggest achievement.

The third masterpiece studio album of the band named ‘The Fundamental Elements of Southtown’ has been the source of their big success in the field, grasping huge ratings, views, and likes. In 2000, the album was certified in the platinum category by RIAA. Out of P.O.D. Sandoval has served another metal band named ‘Korn’, which is carrying the partners in the form of a group called ‘The Whosoevers’ with the guitarists ‘Ryan Ries’, ‘Lacey Sturm’, ‘Flyleaf’, ‘Brian Welch’ and the known Sonny Sandoval.

He has been ranked at 63rd position in the list of 100 Metal Vocalists of all time in 2006, which is surely an immense achievement for the star. Besides these, in 2010, he delivered the song named ‘Eternal’ on the fourth album released on War of Ages. The same year, he performed in the ‘Lecrae’s’ fourth album release named ‘Rehab’ delivering the masterpiece ‘Children of the Light’. The next year, he performed in the single named ‘American Dream’ and, in 2012, appeared on the fourth album release of ‘Immortal’, delivering the song titled ‘The Only Name.’

In 2013, he performed for the song ‘Something Better’ that got released on Flyleaf’s E.P. named ‘Who We Are’. The same year, came up for the song ‘Criminals’ for the known album named ‘Islander’. All the performances with the bands and independently grasped the huge ratings and contributed more towards the bright music career of Sony Sandoval.

Personal Life

In 1966, Sonny Sandoval married ‘Shannon Kelly’ and they have two daughters named ‘Nevaeh’ and ‘Marley’ and a son named ‘Justice’. They are living a happy married life with their kids focusing on their active careers.

Social Media

Sony Sandoval is a highly active person on social media as well. He has an official Instagram account with about 82.2k followers, an official Facebook account with about 28k followers, and an official Twitter account with about 23.1k followers, which all have given him more credits with fame and net worth. He is the most influential social media person, discovering an increasing list of his followers day by day, with whom he often interacts and shares his active concert updates.


The very popular American rapper, singer, and songwriter Sonny Sandoval has many achievements in the music and scriptwriting field. He has been outstanding in all the ways while performing on different soundtracks. His dedication has resulted in his average net worth of about $3 million.

Sonny Sandoval has sometimes been associated with other Rappers such as Proof, Adam Granduciel, Snow, Bob Lido, Damion Hall, Cecile Breccia, Susan Oliver, Ed Sanders or Eddy Atlantis, and Johnny Kovacs or Jon K.