Southside Johnny net worth: Southside Johnny is an American singer and songwriter who has a net worth of $2.5 million. Southside Johnny was born in Neptune, New Jersey in December 1948 as John Lyon. He is the front man of his band Southside Johnny and the Asbury Jukes. Southside Johnny is considered to be the grandfather of the New Jersey sound and Jon Bon Jovi has said that he was his reason for singing. Southside Johnny and the Asbury Jukes formed in 1975 and released their debut studio album I Don't Want to Go Home in 1976. They have also released the albums This Time It's for Real in 1977, Hearts of Stone in 1978, The Jukes in 1979, Havin' a Party in 1979, Love Is a Sacrifice in 1980, Better Days in 1991, Messin' With the Blues in 2000, Going To Jukesville in 2002, Into the Harbour in 2005, Pills and Ammo in 2010, and Soultime! In 2015. He has also released albums as Southside Johnny & the Jukes, Southside Johnny, Southside Johnny with La Bamba's Big Band, and Southside Johnny & the Poor Fools.