Moby Biography, Age, Wiki, Height, Weight, Girlfriend, Family & More


Biography / Wiki

Being a singer is a natural gift. It means the singers are using to the highest degree possible the gift that God gave them to use, this line is very well proved by Richard Melville Hall eminently known as Moby who is an American musician, singer, songwriter, producer, animal rights activist, and author.

Apart from that, he has won the heart of millions of people through his songs such as “Move (You Make Me Feel So Good)”, “Go”, and “James Bond Theme (Moby Re-Version)” among others.

Height / Weight / Age

Born on 11 September 1965, this renowned personality has turned 57 years old. He seems very tall with his towering height which is 170.8 centimeters and 5’7.5” in feet & inches. He is very conscious about his physique and maintains himself with a weight of 64 kilograms and 140 lbs in pounds.

Net Worth

According to the sources, Moby’s estimated net worth is $32 million approximately.

Education / Family

Born in Harlem, New York City in the United States, Moby belongs to the white ethnicity. He was born to a father, James Frederick Hall, and a mother, Elizabeth McBride. Apart from that, Moby grew up with his half-brother.

As of his education, he enrolled at Darien High School where he graduated in 1983. Furthermore, he studied philosophy degree at the University of Connecticut in Storrs, Connecticut.



Nick Name Moby
Birth Place New York, USA
Date of birth 11 September 1965
Age 58 Years
Height In feet & inches: 5’7.5”

In centimeters: 170.8 cm

Weight In kilograms: 64 kg

In pounds: 140 lbs

Eye color Not Known
Hair color Not Know
Profession Singer
Sexual orientation Heterosexual
School Darien High School
College University of Connecticut
Religion Christianity
Nationality American
Home town New York, USA
Zodiac Sign Virgo
Fathers name James Frederick Hall
Mothers name Elizabeth McBride


Moby with his parents
Moby with his parents

Brothers Not Known
Sisters Not Known

Career / Fashion and Style

Moby started his career by working as a caddy at a golf course. Later, he decided to move his career to the field of music. Later, he signed a record deal with Instinct Records by mid-1990 as the sole artist. Since then, Moby has released 15 studio albums, 10 compilation albums, 3 video albums, 1 live album, 6 remix albums, and 4 extended plays.

Moreover, he has sold over 20 million records worldwide to date. Some of his superhit songs are “Feeling So Real”, “James Bond Theme (Moby Re-Version)”, “Bring Back Happiness”, “South Side”, “I Love to Move in Here”, “Disco Lies”, “Wait for Me”, “Natural Blues” among others. Besides this, Moby is also very popular as one of the first musicians to have an episode on Netflix’s new music documentary series titled, “Once In a Lifetime Sessions”.

Apart from that, he has also launched a series starting in around 2001 of co-owned business ventures. Other than this, this versatile personality has also launched a comic store, a bricks-and-mortar clothing store, an animation studio, “Little Idiot Studio”.

In the year 2002 in New York City, he later launched TeaNY, a small raw and vegan restaurant and tea shop. Furthermore, in the year 2015, he opened a Vegan restaurant Little Pine in the Silver Lake neighborhood of Los Angeles, California.

Moby also has a great interest in photography since the age of 10. In the year 2010, he presented his work on public display at the Clic Gallery and the Brooklyn Museum in New York City. In the same year, he also released a photography book named Destroyed. In December 2014, he showed his collection of photographs at the Fremin Gallery.

Other than this, he is also blessed with the talent of writing. In March 2010, he and animal activist Miyun park released an amazing book, Gristle: From Factory Farms to Food Safety (Thinking Twice About the Meat We Eat). In May 2019, his second memoir, Then It Fell Apart was released.

Girlfriend, Affairs, Wife, and More

Talking about his relationship status, Moby has been in several relationships. Moreover, he also claimed in a book that he was in a brief relationship with actress Natalie Portman. However, Natalie denied their affair. Currently, he seems to be single.

Girlfriend Natalie Portman


Moby with his ex-girlfriend
Moby with his ex-girlfriend

Marital status Unmarried
Wife None
Children None

Favorite Things

Here we are providing the list of favorites of Moby:

Favorite Actor Not Known
Favorite Actress Not Known
Favorite Destination Not Known
Favorite Musical instrument Not Known
Favorite singer Not Known
Favorite food Not Known
Favorite color Not Known


Some Interesting Facts About Moby

  • His Zodiac Sign is Virgo.
  • Moby’s dad gave him the nickname Moby, three days after his birth.
  • When he was nine years old, he took guitar and piano lessons.
  • Moby has also played underground punk rock bands through the 1980s in his early career.
  • His dad was a chemistry professor who died in a car while drunk when Moby was just two years old.
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