Mike Portnoy Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, DOB(Famous Birthday), Family, Wife, Net Worth

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Mike Portnoy (Michael Stephen Portnoy)

Last Updated: 10 Apr, 2023 | Views: 468

Age: 57

Profession: Musician

Other Profession(s): Composer, Record Producer

Famous For: Celebrated Drummer, Progressive Rock Legend

Higher Education: Berklee College of Music

Net Worth: $8 Million Approx.

Mike Portnoy Birth Date, Sign, Religion, Nationality, Hometown

Date of Birth
20 Apr, 1967 (57 Years 02 Months 27 Days)

Birth Country
United States

Birth State/Province
New York

Birth Place
Long Beach

Birth Sign



Mike Portnoy Early life, Education, Career, Awards, Achievements, Controversy, Unknown Facts

About (profile/biography)

Mike Portnoy, a well-known musician, was born in 1967 in New York. He began playing drums at the age of 10 and later attended Berklee College of Music in Boston. In 1985, he co-founded the progressive metal band Dream Theater and played with the band until 2010. Mike Portnoy's career has spanned over three decades and he has made a significant impact on the music industry.bg 

Mike Portnoy Career After Dream Theater

After leaving Dream Theater, Portnoy played with several other bands including Avenged Sevenfold, The Winery Dogs, and Sons of Apollo. He has also collaborated with various artists on several projects. Portnoy has been nominated for numerous awards and has won several, including 26 Modern Drummer magazine awards.

Mike Portnoy Personal Life

Portnoy is married to Marlene Apuzzo and they have two children. He is known for his philanthropic work, including his support for the non-profit organization Rock Against Trafficking.

Mike Portnoy Awards:
Mike Portnoy is a highly accomplished musician who has won numerous awards and accolades throughout his career. Some of his notable achievements include:
Modern Drummer Hall of Fame (2004)
Rolling Stone's "Top 10 Drummers of All Time" (2016)
Revolver Magazine's "50 Greatest Drummers of All Time" (2010)
Drum! Magazine's "Drummer of the Year" (2005, 2006, 2007, 2008)
Grammy Award nomination for Best Metal Performance with Stone Sour (2018)
These awards and nominations are a testament to Portnoy's exceptional drumming skills and his contributions to the world of rock and metal music.

Mike Portnoy Legacy

Portnoy is considered one of the greatest drummers of all time and is often cited as an influence by other musicians. He has been praised for his technical skill and innovative style. Portnoy's contribution to the progressive metal genre has left a lasting impact on the music industry.

Mike Portnoy Height, Weight, Eye Color, Hair

Height (Approx.)
In Centimeters 178 cm
In Meters 1.78 m
In feet & Inches 5'10"

Weight (Approx.)
In Kilograms 70 Kg
In Pounds 154 lbs

Eye Color

Hair Color
Dark Brown

Mike Portnoy Family, Parents, Kids, Father, Mother, Children

Father's Name
Howard Portnoy

Mother's Name
Not Known

Marlene Portnoy

Not Known

Samantha Portnoy

Max John

Melody Ruthandrea

Mike Portnoy Social Media, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter

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