Travis Barker whose full name is Travis Landon Barker, is an American musician renowned for his role as the drummer in the legendary rock band Blink-182. His accumulated wealth primarily stems from his successful music career. In addition to his association with Blink-182, he founded multiple rock bands, such as +44 and Boxcar Racer, and is a member of the well-known rap-rock ensemble Transplants.
Travis Barker Profile summary
|Original name||Travis Landon Barker|
|Celebrated Name||Travis Barker|
|Profession||American musician, songwriter, and record producer|
|Born In||Fontana, California, United States|
|Date of Birth||14-Nov-75|
|Age as in 2023||48 years old|
|Heights in Feet||5 feet and 8 inches|
|Heights in cm||175 cm|
|Weight(s) in pound||156 pounds|
|Spouse||Shanna Moakler (m. 2004-2008),
Melissa Kennedy (m. 2001-2002)
Kourtney Kardashian ( 19 October 2021)
|Children||Yes (Alabama Luella Barker, Landon Asher Barker)|
|Net Worth||$60 million|
Travis Barker Biography & Early Life
Travis Barker’s birthdate is November 14, 1975, and he was raised in Fontana, California, as the youngest child in his family. His parents are Randy Barker, who worked as a mechanic, and Gloria Barker, who worked as a babysitter. Travis has two older sisters.
He attended Fontana High School for his education. His mother played a significant role in motivating him to pursue his dreams, but unfortunately, she passed away on the day before he began high school.
Travis Barker Personal Life
Travis Barker has experienced two marriages in his life. His first marriage was to Mellisa Kennedy in 2001, but their union was short-lived, resulting in their divorce in August 2002. Later, he married Shanna Moakler, who held the title of Miss USA in 1995, on October 30, 2004. However, the couple’s relationship faced challenges, leading to a divorce filing on August 8, 2006, and their final divorce was concluded in 2008.
Travis is the father of two children, a son named Landon Asher Barker and a daughter named Alabama Luella Barker.
Travis Barker Age, Height, and Weight
Born on November 14, 1975, Travis Barker’s current age is 46 as of January 24, 2021. He stands at a height of 1.75 meters (175 cm) and has a weight of 71 kilograms (71 kg).
Travis Barker Career
Travis Barker’s journey into music began at a young age when he commenced drum lessons at the tender age of five. Following his high school graduation, he worked as a sanitation worker until he found his place in the punk group, The Aquabats, in 1994. The release of The Fury of the Aquabats in 1997 played a pivotal role in shaping his musical career. Subsequently, in 1998, Travis Barker joined the rock band Blink-182. Blink-182 would go on to become one of the most popular bands of the new millennium, and Travis’s mainstream success began to take shape around the year 2000, following dedicated efforts.
Barker has collaborated with numerous bands and artists, including Blink-182, +44, Antemasque, The Game, The Aquabats, Linkin Park, and many more. His versatility has extended to television as well, with appearances in the MTV reality series “Meet The Barkers” alongside his spouse Shanna Moakler in 2004. Additionally, he contributed to albums by Rihanna, such as “Umbrella” and “Crank That.”
In 2008, Travis Barker endured a life-altering plane crash alongside DJ AM. Despite facing significant challenges, including 16 surgeries and an 11-week hospital stay, he managed to recover from the accident. The incident not only led to a reunion with Blink-182 but also prompted a transformation in his lifestyle. As one of the two survivors of the crash, Travis adopted a vegan diet. Subsequently, he began to release solo albums, with his debut solo album titled “Give the Drummer Some” hitting the shelves in March 2011.
Travis Barker Net worth
Travis Barker’s total wealth amounts to $50 million.