Who is Joe Bonamassa and what is his net worth 2018? Joe Bonamassa is a blues rock guitarist, singer as well as a songwriter from America. It is known that in the past 13 years, Bonamassa has launched 15 solo albums by his independent based record label named as J&R Adventures. Out of these, 11 have attained number 1 on the famous chart named as Billboard Blues charts. Details of net worth of Joe Bonamassa along with his career details can be got below:
Bonamassa began playing guitar at an early age of four, motivated by his father, who was actually an enthusiastic music fan. His father presented him to British based blues rock records by Jeff Beck and Eric Clapton, significantly motivating him. At the age of 11, Bonamassa was trained by American based guitar star named as Danny Gatton. When this person was of age 12 years, he founded his personal band named as Smokin’ Joe Bonamassa. This band gigged across western New York as well as Pennsylvania, comprising towns like Buffalo and Scranton, but attends just on weekends. This is because he had to attend school on weekdays.
Bonamassa released for B.B. King at about 20 shows in year 1989. Prior he crossed the age of 18 Bonamassa was performing in a band named as Bloodline with the sons of Berry Oakley, Miles Davis and Robby Krieger. Though Bloodline failed to become a well-known act, it fascinated some consideration to his guitar chops.
His debut studio album entitled A New Day Yesterday was launched in year 2000, and presents original tunes as well as covers of many artists like Jethro Tull, Rory Gallagher, and Warren Haynes. In period 2002 till 2006, Bonamassa perceived three different studio albums that hit number 1 on the famous chart i.e. Billboard Blues charts, and all of his solo based studio albums were included in the top 10. Later in year 2009, Bonamassa accomplished one of his infancy dreams by performing in London, where Clapton performed a duet with him.
Year 2013 perceived the launch of his live based acoustic album entitled as An Acoustic Evening at the Vienna Opera House, and this was actually released as a CD/DVD/Blu-ray set. The particular concert noted the first time Bonamassa performed an entirely acoustic show. It is known that the acoustic collective that played the show was amassed with the kind support of long-time working producer of him, known as Kevin Shirley.
In year 2013, Bonamassa was nominated for a Grammy Award, in account of their 2013 collaborative based album entitled as SeeSaw in the category of Best Blues Album. Bonamassa also gain victory in a Blues Music Award in year 2015 in the ‘Instrumentalist – Guitar’ category.
Discussing his other works, apart from career in music, Bonamassa operates a non-profit kind of organisation named as the Keeping the Blues Alive Foundation. The mission of this organisation is to enhance music education by subsidising scholarships as well as offering music education funds to schools in requirement.
Moreover, he is too a member of the jazz-funk based band entitled as Rock Candy Funk Party. The band launched their debut album entitled We Want Groove in year.
Net Worth of Joe Bonamassa
Bonamassa is blues and rock based guitarist from America, with a prominent net worth of $22 million. In his career, he has launched ten solo albums since year 2000, with five live albums as well, adding to his income. His fame is high as he too appeared on many albums with the group named as Black Country Communion, as well as recorded a popular album with blues artist named as Beth Hart. Once he attained the “Breakthrough Artist of the Year” Award from magazine named as Classic Rock, as well as his latest album reach #2 on the UK charts.
Joe Bonamassa is a singer who attained noticeable fame being blues rock guitarist in world.