Eric Calderone has accumulated an estimated net worth of approximately $2 million which he has earned primarily from his successful career as a YouTube personality and guitarist. He is best known for posting heavy metal renditions of popular songs.
Eric Calderone spent most of his childhood growing up in Bradenton, Florida. He had a passion for music at an early age and started playing the guitar in 2001 when he was sixteen years old.
Regarding his educational background, Eric Calderone studied musical orchestration while he was at the Berklee College of Music in Boston, Massachusetts. He also graduated with a degree in music from the University of Tampa in December 2015.
Eric Calderone rose into the spotlight following his success on the YouTube platform. His YouTube channel, 331Erock, has been active since 2009. So far, she has gained around 1.47 million subscribers along with total views of over 300 million.
Eric Calderone’a first YouTube upload was on November 5, 2009, and features a metal remix of the track “He’s a Pirate” by Hans Zimmer and Klaus Badelt. His popularity skyrocketed after he uploaded a metal cover of the Lady Gaga song “Bad Romance” on October 21, 2010.
Eric Calderone is the recipient of the “‘Dimebag Darrell Shredder Award” at the Metal Hammer Golden Gods Awards in 2013. Some of his remixed songs and soundtracks include Gotye’s “Somebody That I Used to Know”, Carly Rae Jepsen’s “Call Me Maybe”, and the PSY song “Gangnam Style”.
Eric Calderone formed the band Riptide in 2018 alongside fellow YouTuber Anthony Vincent. The most viewed video on his YouTube channel is his metal rendition of the Disney song “Let It Go”, from Disney’s 2013 film Frozen.