Nick Lachey Biography / Who Is Vanessa Lachey’s Husband?
Nick Lachey (full name – Nicholas Scott Lachey) is an American TV Personality, Actor, Host, and Singer known as the lead singer of “98 Degrees” and starring in various reality TV series such as “Love Is Blind” and “Newlyweds: Nick and Jessica”.
Lachey became famous for being the lead singer of “98 Degrees” (a multi-platinum-selling boyband). He is known for his 4 solo albums: Soundtrack of My Life, SoulO, A Father’s Lullaby, and What’s Left of Me. He has recurred on the TV series “Charmed” and has served as a host of “The Sing-Off” on NBC. Lachey has also served as a host of “VH1’s Big Morning Buzz Live” for 1 year (2014-2015). On December 12, 2013, he appeared as a guest on “The Arsenio Hall Show”. He holds season 5 of “The Masked Singer” (2021). He is a diehard fan of the Cincinnati Bengals, Cincinnati Bearcats, and Cincinnati Reds.
Lachey part-owns a team in the American Basketball Association called Hollywood Fame. He was the singer of the National Anthem for the inaugural NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Kentucky Speedway in Sparta, on July 9, 2011. In the year 2015, he was part of a group of investors that put a marijuana legalization initiative on the Ohio ballot. He is on the hunger-relief organization Feeding America’s Entertainment Council. In the year 2021, he contested in the 5th season of “The Masked Singer” as “Piglet” and won the season. Lachey began his career in singing in the mid-’90s at Kings Island in a group quartet throughout the park.
Nick Lachey Education
Lachey is a proud graduate of the School for Creative and Performing Arts in Cincinnati. He is also an alumnus of Clovernook Elementary School in the Cincinnati suburb of North College Hill, OH. Lachey is also a grad of Miami University in Oxford, Ohio. During his time there, he was part of Sigma Alpha Epsilon. Additionally, Lachey is an alumnus of the University of Southern California.
Nick Lachey Age
Lachey is 49 years old as of 2022. He was born on November 9, 1973, in Harlan, Kentucky, United States. He celebrates his birthday on the 9th of November every year.
Nick Lachey Height
Lachey stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 9 inches (1.75 m).
Nick Lachey Family
Lachey was born to Cate Fopma-Leimbach (mother) and John Lachey (father). He is of Dutch descent, and Scottish, English, German, and distant French and Welsh ancestry.
Nick Lachey Siblings
Lachey grew up alongside his 5 siblings: Drew Lachey (younger brother), Kaitlin Lachey (sister), Zac Lachey (brother), Issac Lachey (brother), and Josie Lachey (sister).
Nick Lachey Brother (Drew Lachey)
Lachey is a famous American actor and singer known for being part of 98 Degrees and as the winner of season 2 of “Dancing with the Stars”.He is 46 years old as of 2022 having been born on August 8, 1976, in Cincinnati, Ohio. He is happily married to Lea Dellecave and they share 2 kids, Isabella Claire Lachey (daughter) and a son.
Nick Lachey Wife / Nick Lachey Wedding
Lachey is married to Vanessa Lachey (maiden name – Minnillo) (an American actress, fashion model, beauty pageant titleholder, & TV host). He now hosts the shows: Netflix’s “Love Is Blind”, Nickelodeon’s “America’s Most Musical Family”, and Netflix’s “The Ultimatum” with his wife Vanessa.
They tied the knot on July 15, 2011, at a wedding ceremony held on the private Necker Island of Sir Richard Branson in the British Virgin Islands. Their wedding was televised and filmed on TLC. The couple had their engagement in November 2010. Lachey and Vanessa started dating after Lachey released his 2006 music video “What’s Left of Me” starring her. The duo broke up in June 2009 and reconciled in October 2009, and they have been living happily since then.
Vanessa is known for being the 1998 Miss Teen USA and Miss South Carolina Teen USA 1998, as well as being N.Y.–based correspondent for Entertainment Tonight. She is also known for hosting MTV’s “Total Request Live”. Vanessa has appeared in 2 network sitcoms and has served as a host of a variety of competitions and reality shows. She has had the lead role in “NCIS: Hawaiʻi” (the CBS spinoff). She is 42 years old as of 2022 having been born on November 9, 1980, in Angeles City, Philippines.
Nick Lachey Ex-Wife / Divorce
Lachey was married to Jessica Simpson (an American actress, singer, and entrepreneur) before meeting with Vanessa Minnillo. They tied the knot on October 26, 2002, in Austin, TX. The duo had their engagement in February 2002. They first met in December 1998 when their shared manager introduced them to a Christmas event. They then met again in January 1999 at a Teen People event and that is when Lachey approached her and eventually started dating.
However, they broke up for 5 months – from April 2001 to September of the same year, after the 9/11 attacks. Lachey and Jessica ultimately separated in November 2005 – after many days of tabloid speculation. They filed for divorce on December 16, 2005, and they officially divorced on June 30, 2006. Simpson once stated that the reason for their divorce was “irreconcilable differences.”
Jessica is known for singing pop-dance songs, pop songs, R&B songs, and country pop songs. She was also known for co-hosting MTV’s “Newlyweds: Nick and Jessica” with her ex-husband Lachey. Jessica is also known for her Christmas album known as “ReJoyce: The Christmas Album” (2004). Jessica is 42 years old as of 2022 having been born on July 10, 1980, in Abilene, Texas. She is now married to Eric Johnson and they share 3 kids.
Nick Lachey Children
Lachey and his wife Vanessa Lachey take great pride in being dad and mom to their 3 kids; Phoenix Robert Lachey (son), Brooklyn Elisabeth Lachey (daughter), and Camden John Lachey (son). Phoenix Robert is 7 years old as of 2023 having been born in the year 2016. Brooklyn Elisabeth is 8 years old as of 2023 having been born in the year 2023. Camden John is 11 years old as of 2023 having been born in the year 2012.
Nick Lachey Net Worth
Lachey has an annual estimated net worth of $25 Million, which he earns through his career as a TV Personality, Actor, Host, and Singer.
Nick Lachey Love Is Blind
Lachey co-hosts the Netflix series “Love Is Blind” with his wife Vanessa Lachey. The series has 3 seasons and it premiered its 1t season on February 13, 2020. The show has been nominated for 2 Emmy Awards including one for Outstanding Structured Reality Program. Season 3 of “Love Is Blind” has 13 episodes and the 13th episode is set to premiere on February 10, 2023, on Netflix. In this series, Lachey and Vannessa conduct a social experiment where single ladies and gentlemen look for their perfect match and get engaged, all before meeting face to face.
Nick Lachey 98 Degrees / Band
Lachey is one of the co-founders of an R&B and pop vocal group called 98 Degrees. The other co-founders are Drew Lachey (his bro), Jeff Timmons, and Justin Jeffre. The band has been active since the year 1996, although it stopped being active from 2002 to 2012. “Invisible Man” was the group’s debut single and it reached #12 on the Billboard Hot 100. The group is known for their albums: 98°, 98° and Rising, Revelation, This Christmas, 2.0, and Let It Snow.
Nick Lachey Tattoo
Lachey once had a 98 Degrees sun tattoo on his right hand. However, he covered up the tattoo with another one – a solid black sun.
Nick Lachey Awards and Honors
Lachey was awarded ASCAP Pop Music Award in the year 2007 for his single “What’s Left of Me”. He has been nominated for an American Music Award, 2 American Music Awards, and an MTV Video Music Award. He also holds 3 Teen Choice Awards for “Where You Are” (2020), Himself (2006), and “What’s Left of Me” (2006). Lachey has also earned 3 Teen Choice Award nominations; 2 for “Newlyweds: Nick and Jessica” (2003 & 2004), and 2 for “Himself” (2006 & 2005).
Nick Lachey Albums
Lachey has 4 solo albums;
- A Father’s Lullaby (2013)
- What’s Left of Me (2006)
- SoulO (2003)
- Soundtrack of My Life (2014
Nick Lachey TV Shows
Lachey has starred in many TV series such as;
- The Ultimatum: Marry or Move On (2022)
- Alter Ego (2021)
- Miss USA 2019
- Miss USA 2018
- City Guys (1998)
- Sugar Rush (2019)
- Burgers, Brew & ‘Que (2016)
- The Winner Is (2013)
- Drop the Mic (2017)
- The Sing-Off (2009-2014)