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Travis Barker

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Facts of Travis Barker

Full Name: Travis Barker
Birth Date: November 14, 1975
Age: 44 years
Gender: Female
Profession: Musician
Country: United States
Horoscope: Scorpio
Height: 5 feet 8 inches (1.73m)
DivorceShanna Moakler (m. 2004–2008), Melissa Kennedy (m. 2001–2002)
Net Worth$50 Million
Salary$2 million
Eye ColorBlue
Hair ColorLight Brown
Birth PlaceFontana, California
StatusSingle
NationalityAmerican
EthnicityWhite
EducationFontana High School
FatherRandy Barker
MotherGloria Barker
Siblings2
KidsAlabama Luella Barker, Landon Asher Barker
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Аmеrісаn muѕісіаn, ѕоngwrіtеr, аnd рrоduсеr Travis Barker is well-known аѕ thе drummеr fоr thе rосk bаnd Вlіnk-182. He is rесоgnіѕеd аѕ thе grеаtеѕt drummеrѕ оf аll tіmе thanks to his hardcore sensibility and powerpack energy. Recently, he hаѕ јоіnеd thе rосk bаndѕ, Аntеmаѕquе аnd Gоldfіngеr.

How old is Travis Barker?

The 44-years-old musician Travis Barker was born on November 14, 1975, in Fontana, California. He is the son of mother Gloria (who worked as a babysitter), father Randy (a mechanic). Having American nationality, Travis belongs to white ethnicity.

Travis Barker's childhood picture
Caption: Travis Barker’s childhood picture (Photo: Pinterest)

He grew up with his 2 older sisters whose name is under review. His mother gave him a drum kit at age 4. Then he started talking trumpet lessons in junior high. Also, he learned to play the piano and briefly joined a choir. He attended Fontana High School located in Fontana, California.

Father of Daughter; Divorce with Wife

The personal life of Travis Barker is unsuccessful in comparison to his successful career. The musician Travis Barker hаd bееn mаrrіеd twісе іn hіѕ lіfеtіmе. He married Меllіѕа Kеnnеdу as his first wife in the year 2001. Their married only lasted for only 9 months. After divorce, he dated former Miss USA Shanna.

Travis Barker with his ex-wife Shanna
Caption: Travis Barker with his ex-wife Shanna (Photo: TooFab)

Before their marriage, the couple dated for a few years. On October 30, 2004, Travis exchanged the wedding vows with his second wife Shanna Moakler. From their married life, the couple blessed with 2 kids. They welcomed their son, Landon Asher Barker born on October 9, 2003. Then their daughter Alabama Luella Barker born in the year 2004.

Travis Barker with his daughter
Caption: Travis Barker with his daughter (Photo: Instagram)

Before her marriage with Travis, Shanna has a daughter from a previous relationship with Oscar De La Hoya. In the years 2008, the couple officially divorced. Currently, he is living a single life & enjoying his single life.

Why Travis Barker Arrested?

Travis Barker along with his former wife Shanna were both arrested after police were summoned to their shared home. His ex-wife Moakler allegedly Travis threatened to kill her. Also, she threatened to get her boyfriend to beat Travis up.

Barker filed legal paperwork requesting to have his $19,000 monthly child support reduced to $2,900, claiming that his annual income had dropped from around $2 million per year to around $600,000 in February 2016.

His Plane Crash Incident

A private plane carrying Travis, Adam Goldstein (aka DJ AM), security guard Che Still, and personal assistant Chris Baker crashed into an embankment and exploded while taking off from Columbia Metropolitan Airport in Columbia, South Carolina on September 19, 2008.

Travis Barker's plane crash
Caption: Travis Barker’s plane crash (Photo: Daily Mail)

In the plane crash, Baker and 2 pilots were killed by the accident. Then Barker and Goldstein were taken to the Joseph M. Still Burn Center in Augusta, Georgia. Travis endured 27 surgeries and skin grafts during the 4 months he spent in burn centers and hospitals with burns on more than 65% of his body.

What is the Net Worth of Travis Barker?

American drummer, musician, and reality television personality, Travis Barker earns a salary of around $2 million. The average salary of a musician is around $42 thousand. Travis Barker has a net worth of $50 million earned from his professional career.

Travis Barker posing for a picture with his car in the background
Caption: Travis Barker posing for a picture with his car in the background (Photo: Instagram)

In the year 2011, his earning from the album ‘Give the Drummer Some,’ was estimated to be $28,000. He paid $4 million for a 4-bedroom home in the L.A. neighborhood of Cheviot Hills in 2014. In the year 2017, he sold it for nearly $4.5 million. Then in the same year, he bought a 7,200 square foot mansion in Calabasas, California for worth $2.8 million.

Travis Barker posing for a sitting inside the car
Caption: Travis Barker posing for a sitting inside the car (Photo: Instagram)

Then he put it on the rental market asking $27,500 per month in 2019. Also, he purchased a $9.5 million mansion in Calabasas in 2007. Travis bought $1.5 million Bel Air home in 2010, a $1.3 million Rancho Cucamonga home in 2010. In the year 2004, he bought a $480,000 Lake Elsinore tract house.

Career

Barker played in the band’s Snot and Feeble after completing his high school education. Then he joined the Aquabats, a ska-punk group founded by Feeble bandmate Chad Larson, in 1996. He is popular for playing drums in the band Blink-18. He recorded 1 album with The Aquabats and the band went on tour with Blink-182; when Blink-182’s drummer left the group.

Travis Barker playing the drumset
Caption: Travis Barker playing the drumset (Photo: Instagram)

In the year 1998, he filled in for him and became the band’s permanent drummer. Then he appeared on MTV reality series “Meet the Barkers,” released a memoir. Also, he founded a fashion company and a record label. Also, his album sold over 15 million copies worldwide and had a considerable effect on pop punk music thereafter.