Joe Bonamassa is an American Pop Musician, Song Writer, Singer and fascinating guitarist who has a net worth of million dollars in 2017-2018. He has recorded many successful albums and performed in 5 live albums. He is the permanent member of ‘American Blue Rock’ and also worked with Black Country Communion. He has created a serious number of fans throughout his career and earned millions.
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Biography & Wiki
Joe Bonamassa was born on May 8, 1977to a music lover in New Hartford, New York. His father had the great vision for the music industry and had his own guitar shop. In his childhood, his father engaged him in guitar learning. He was inspired by American guitarist Danny Gatton. He learned guitar under the supervision of Danny Gatton.
Bonamassa released ‘A New Day Yesterday’ his maiden studio album in 2001. In this album, famous music artists appeared on the album including ‘Jethro Tull’, ‘Rory Gallagher’, and Warren Haynes. The album was a successful hit and ranked the Billboard chart at No 9.
Bonamassa’s Golden era started in 2002 where he released three albums and all of them hit the billboards Blues Chart at #1. From 2002 – 2006 his 5 solo albums released in the industry and all of them were in serious business and hit the chart listed in top 10.
Bonamassa always wanted to perform at Royal Albert Hall. He turned his dream into reality performing in the Hall in London a duet with Eric Clapton.
Joe Bonamassa began his musical career in his teens as a guitarist. He has his solo albums and also appeared with different bands. He always has a vision of creating quality albums for the listeners.
Bonamassa met 3 songwriters when he went to Nashville. All of them were famous for working with popular artists. Bonamassa convinced them to make fascinating blue rocks instead of 3-minute radio hits. The songwriters agreed and fulfilled his request in Las Palmas recording the album. The Album was a great success and made headlines by obtaining the 8th rank on the Billboard, number 1 on Indie Chart and Blues chart respectively.
Bonamassa collaborated with Beth Hart who later proved 1 of the greatest addition to his music career. They both worked on several projects and enjoyed working together. They released a follow-up album ‘Seesaw’ which got serious popularity and they were nominated for Best Blues Album for the Grammy Award.
Bonamassa is also contributing to the Black Country Communion as a guitarist. He has also joined Rock Candy Funk Party and Jazz Funk. He is producing regular shows on Radio and the episodes are famously known as ‘The Life and Lore of the Guitar’.
Awards & Achievements
Joe Bonamassa has done exceptional work throughout his career, his art is acknowledged by million people around the globe. His Seesaw Album was nominated for the Grammy Award. He was honored by Classic Rock Magazine as the Breakthrough Artist of the Year. Many of his albums were included in the top ten hits on the billboard and UK charts. Moreover, he has performed at the famous Royal Albert Hall.
Net Worth of Joe Bonamassa
Joe Bonamassa has the total estimated net worth of $24 million. More than 10 albums of him have reached number spot on Billboard Blues Chart. He is honored by working alongside with superior artists including Derek Trucks and Warren Haynes. His Radio series solo albums, performances with bands endorsements and all other sources of income and assets made him a multi-millionaire person.
Joe Bonamassa is a leading guitarist worldwide as he was raised to recognize a big Star in the future. He is a very kind-hearted person who developed an NGO for the needy children that cannot afford music education. He is well-known for fundraising for music resources in schools also.