Joel Madden (born March 11, 1979) is an American guitarist, songwriter, producer, actor and DJ. He is the lead vocalist of Good Charlotte and The Madden Brothers.
Joel Rueben Madden is the son of Roger Combs and Robin Madden. He is the twin brother of Benji Madden, the older brother of Sarah Madden and the younger brother of Josh Madden. Madden is the husband of Nicole Richie and the father of their two children, Harlow Madden and Sparrow Madden.