Who is Josh Homme and what is his net worth 2018? Joshua Michaels Homme, born May 17, 1973, is an American rock singer, songwriter, musician, record producer, and actor. He is the founder and a standing member of the rock band; Queen Of The Stone Age. Hommes sings, plays the guitar, drums, bass, and piano, while also serving as the band’s primary songwriter.
Josh Homme, aka Baby Duck, Carlo Von Saxon, J. Ho, Ginger Elvis; was born on May 17, 1973, in Joshua Tree, California, to an affluent family, and grew up in Palm Desert, California. Homme has an ancestry of English, French, German and Swedish. He married singer and musician Brody Dale, and they reside in Palm Springs, California with their three kids; sons Wolf Dillon Homme (February 13, 2016), Orrin Ryder Homme (August 12, 2011), and a daughter, Camille Harley Homme (January 17, 2006). Josh Homme has numerous tattoos on his body, including his Grandparents’ nicknames, his children’s names and his nicknames.
Homme joined his first band, Autocracy, at the age of 12, in 1985. Since then, he has gone on the join and found numerous bands. Kyuss was formed when he was 14, with schoolmates as fellow band members. Kyuss gathered a large fan following and released 3 albums, Blues For The Red Sun, Welcome To Sky Valley, & And The Circus Leaves Town. The band would, however, split in 1995, leading Homme to join the Screaming Trees but, he left after just over one year with the band, to find Gamma Ray, which later evolved into Queen of the Stone Age in 1997.
In 1998, Queens Of The Stone Age released their eponymous debut album. Following the successful release, the band went on to release Rated R, Songs For The Dead (2002), Lullabies to Paralyze (2005), Era Vulgaris (2007), and their sixth album Like Clockwork (2013); which was highly received by music critics and fans and featured guests like, Sir Elton John, Alex Turner, Dave Group, Nick Olivier, and Homme’s wife, Brody Dalle.
Homme has other pet projects aside from his band, including Desert Sessions, which he has described as ‘music played for the sake of music’, Eagles of Death Metal, founded in 1998; which people have questioned his membership in due to his full and heavy involvement in Queens Of The Stone Age. Eagles Of Death Metal has released 4 albums so far.
Josh Homme has collaborated with other acts including; Foo Fighters, UNKLE, Millionaire, Primal Scream, Arctic Monkeys, Mondo Generator and PJ Harvey.
Other than music, Homme has appeared in Television comedies. In December 2014, he appeared on the sitcom Toasts of London, Comedy Bang! Bang! And Portlandia.
Josh Homme was nominated for and won the 2010 Grammy award for Best Hard Rock Performance.
Net Worth of Josh Homme
Josh Homme, with his multiple projects and successful bands, is estimated to have a net worth of $11 million. His albums are received with acclaim by rock music lovers everywhere and his former band, Kyuss, was said to have revolutionised rock music.
Josh Homme is an American rock musician with multiple accomplishments in the music business to his name. He has collaborated with and written for multiple top-notch artists and music by his band, Queens of the Stone Age, have made waves in the rock genre, revolutionising the rock music for fans everywhere. Homme has had several brushes with the law, including several fights, disturbances, and alcohol consumption.