Josh Homme, also known as J.Ho, Joe`s Hoe or The Ginger Elvis, was born on 17 May 1973 in Joshua Tree, California USA. Josh is a famous record producer as well as a singer, but is perhaps best known as a founder of The Queens of the Stone Age, a music band which has added great revenue to Josh Homme’s net worth, as he works not only as a singer and instrumentalist in the band, but also a songwriter. Homme can play both piano and guitar.
So just how rich is Josh Homme? Sources estimate that Josh’s net worth is $10 million, the major source of such wealth having been Josh`s involvement in the music industry over more than 20 years.
Josh Homme Net Worth $10 Million
Josh Homme has been keen on music since childhood, and in fact Homme was nine years old when he started playing guitar. Josh revealed that at first he wanted to play drums, however, his parents persuaded him to choose the guitar. It is likely that Josh should be thankful to his parents for suggesting this move to him, as what was originally a hobby has subsequently earned him so much money, obviously benefitting his net worth.
Josh Homme actually founded his first band, Kyuss, in which he was a guitarist, when he was only 14, some time before founding The Queens of the Stone Age in 1996. It is certainly true that this band was very popular.
Josh Homme’s band The Queens of the Stone Age was well known not only because of unique music, but also because the band had some problems with other bands in Los Angeles during performances, which resulted in fights. Josh established one more band and named it Eagles of Death Metal. All the bands mentioned have benefitted Josh Homme’s net worth. Since 2009 Josh has been a member of another music project entitled Them Crooked Vultures, which released its first album in 2009. Other members of this band are John Paul Jones and Dave Grohl, both famous in their own right.
Carlo Von Sexron is a pseudonym Homme has used for the production of such albums as Peace, Love, Death Metal, and The Desert Sessions Volumes 3 & 4. For the record, Kyuss released five albums: Sons of Kyuss, Wretch, Blues for the Red Sun, Welcome to Sky Valley, …And the Circus Leaves Town. The Queens of the Stone Age has released such albums as Songs of the Deaf, Lullabies to Paralyze, Era Vulgaris, Like Clockwork and many others. Josh Homme’s net worth was increased considerably by sales from these albums.
As regards Josh`s personal life, his wife Brody Dalle is also a musician. In 2006 the couple welcomed a daughter named Camille Harley Joan Homme. In 2011 they welcomed a son Orrin Ryder Homme. Currently, the family lives in Los Angeles, California. What is also interesting about Josh is that he is so keen on tattoos that he has over 17 of them on his body.