Devin Townsend web value: Devin Townsend is a Canadian musician, songwriter, and file producer who has a web value of $2 million. Devin Townsend was born in New Westminster, British Columbia, Canada in May 1972. He based the heavy steel band Strapping Young Lad and was the band’s singer, songwriter, and guitarist earlier than changing into a solo artist. In 1993 he was requested to sing lead vocals on the Steve Vai album Sex & Religion. He launched 5 studio albums with the band Strapping Young Lad with the band’s last album The New Black reached #eight on the US Heatseekers chart. Townsend has launched 17 solo studio albums together with Epicloud in 2012 which reached #1 on the US Heatseekers chart and Transcendence in 2016 which reached #2 in Finland. He has additionally launched albums underneath The Devin Townsend Band, Devin Townsend Project, and Casualties of Cool. His sound has been in comparison with the likes of Frank Zappa and Phil Spector.