Billy Corgan Bio, Affair, Divorce, Net Worth, Ethnicity, Salary, Age, Nationality, Height

(musician, professional wrestling magnate, songwriter, and producer)

Relationship Facts of Billy Corgan

  • Billy Corgan is having an affair.
  • His sexual orientation is straight.

More about the relationship

Billy Corgan was initially in a relationship with Fiona Horne and Jennifer Finch. Later, he was married to Chris Fabian from June 1993 to 1997.

Additionally, he also dated American Musician Courtney Love from 1989 to 2008. Furthermore, Corgan has also dated Ukrainian Photographer Yelena Yemchuk, American Singer Emilie Autumn, and American Singer Sierra Swan.

Corgan was in a relationship with Tila Tequila from 2009 to 2010. Next, he dated American TV Personality Jackie Johnson in 2009. In the same year, he was also in a relationship with another American Singer Jessica Simpson.

From April 2010 to June 2012, he also dated Australian Singer Jessica Origliasso. During 2017, he had a fling with American Singer Lisa Marie Presley.

At present, Corgan is in a relationship with Chloe Mendel. The pair has a son, Augustus Juppiter, and a daughter, Philomena Clementine Corgan.

Who is Billy Corgan?

Billy Corgan is an American musician, professional wrestling magnate, songwriter, and producer. People know him as the lead singer, primary songwriter, and guitarist of The Smashing Pumpkins.

Additionally, he released his first solo album in over a decade, ‘Ogilala’ recently in October 2017.

Billy Corgan: Early Life, Childhood, and Education

Corgan was born as William Patrick Corgan, Jr. in Elk Grove Village, Illinois on March 17, 1967, to parents William Corgan Sr. and Martha Louise Maes Corgan Lutz.

His father was a blues/rock guitarist. Additionally, he has two brothers, Jesse Anderson and Ricky Corgan. He has revealed that he was subject to physical and emotional abuse by his stepmother.

In addition, he became interested in the world of music since his childhood years. He is of American nationality. Furthermore, he belongs to a mixed ethnic background of Irish, Scottish, English, Belgian-Flemish, and Italian/Sicilian.

Talking about his education, Corgan attended Marquardt Middle School and Glenbard North High School.

Billy Corgan: Career, Salary, Net Worth

Billy Corgan initially performed in a string of bands in high school. Eventually, he founded Smashing Pumpkins in 1989 with guitarist James Iha, bassist D’Arcy Wretzky, and drummer Jimmy Chamberlin. Additionally, the band signed with Caroline Records in 1990. Their solo album was titled ‘Gish’.

The band parted ways in 2000 following Chamberlin’s heroin addiction.  Furthermore, Corgan released his solo debut, ‘TheFutureEmbrace’, in June 2005.

Billy Corgan
Caption: Billy Corgan and Chloe Mendel (Source: Page Six)

Corgan has also worked on projects including Resistance Pro Wrestling, Total Nonstop Action Wrestling, and National Wrestling Alliance. Additionally, he has credits for soundtracks for movies including ‘Ransom’, ‘Stigmata’, and ‘Spun’.

Some other albums that he has worked on include ‘Sparkle’, ‘Troublizing’, ‘The Essential Cheap Trick’, ‘See My Friends’, and ‘Ghost on the Canvas ‘. His album was titled ‘Ogilala’ and was released on October 13, 2017.

Corgan garnered the nomination for Golden Reel Award in 2000. He received the nomination in the category of Best Sound Editing – Music.

Corgan has not revealed his current salary. However, he has an estimated net worth of around $50 million at present.

Billy Corgan’s Rumors, Controversy

Corgan’s feud with D’arcy Wretzky has been part of several controversies over the years. Additionally, Corgan became part of a controversy in 2016, after he compared social justice warriors with Maoists and the Ku Klux Klan.

Body Measurement: Height, Weight

Talking about his body measurement, Billy Corgan has a height of 6 feet 2 inches (1.9 m). Additionally, he weighs around 90 kg. Furthermore, he is bald and his eye color is blue.

Social Media

Corgan is active over social media. He has a huge number of followers on social networking sites such as Facebook and Twitter. He has more than 280k followers on Twitter.

In addition, he has more than 115k followers on Instagram.


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