Travis Barker Net Worth And biography

Travis Barker Net Worth And biography

Travis Barker Net Worth

Net Worth: $50 Million
Age: 45
Born: November 14, 1975
Country of Origin: United States of America
Source of Wealth: Professional Musician
Last Updated: 2021

Introduction 

As of 2022, Travis Barker’s net worth is roughly $50 million. Travis Landon Barker is an American musician, songwriter, and record producer from California. Barker is best known as the drummer for the rock band Blink-182. 

He was a frequent collaborator with the now-late DJ AM, and together they formed TRV$DJAM. Due to his fame, Rolling Stone referred to him as “punk’s first superstar drummer” as well as one of the 100 Greatest Drummers of All Time.

Early Life

Travis Landon Barker was born on the 14th of November, 1975, in Fontana, California. Barker is the son to Randy and Gloria Barker. He got his hands on the drumsticks when he was only 4 years old, and he learned the drumming skills from the drummer Thomas Hogan. 

It was while at school that he joined the marching band and thus was exposed to regional competitions and festivals. In his last year at school, he toured with his first band, Feeble.

Career 

After graduating high school, Barker worked as a trash man until he found a temporary place in the punk group, The Aquabats. In 1997, he recorded his first album with The Aquabats.https://dbc3f8a707a141d60c9bf3d1f4d5c5c7.safeframe.googlesyndication.com/safeframe/1-0-38/html/container.html

Barker earned his first breakthrough in 1998 when he was recruited to fill in on the drums for the punk rock group, Blink-182. His skills at playing the drums surfaced when he not only learned the drum tracks for 20 songs in 45 minutes but played the same with complete perfection and poise. 

Other than his involvement with Blink-182, he recorded tracks for Transplants, a rap/rock band. He also contributed to Dave Carlock’s band, The Distillers and appeared in one of the videos of Puff Daddy, ‘Bad Boy for Life

In 2003, Blink-182 began to work on their next album. Interestingly, they let forgo the conventional recording process and instead turned a home into a studio. After months of working out, they released their fifth self-titled album, ‘Blink-182’.

The tracks from the album, ‘Feeling This’ and ‘I Miss You’ peaked high on the Billboard. In 2005, the band finally broke up calling for an ‘indefinite hiatus’. 

Furthermore, musical aspirations apart, he has a clothing and accessory company, ‘Famous Stars and Straps’, his own recording company, ‘LaSalle Records’ and a restaurant in California, ‘Wahoo’s Fish Taco’. 

As of 2022, Travis Barker’s net worth is $50 million.

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