Blink 182’s Travis Barker is currently all over the news. The drummer and musician have the paparazzi following him these days. Sometimes it’s his date night with his girlfriend, Kourtney Kardashian, and sometimes it’s a steamy picture of the two. The drummer seems to be always in the news. Apparently, his new romance with a reality star is not only the reason behind his fame. Travis Barker is in the music industry for more than two decades now. And the drummer has a fanbase of his own. With luxury holidays with Kortney and fancy dinner dates, Barker also knows how to spend his money. But, how does the 45-year-old manages his finances? How much is Kourtney’s new beau, Travis Barker’s net worth? Let’s find out.
Travis London Barker is an American musician, songwriter, and record producer. Travis is the main drummer for the rock band, Blink 182. Also, he has collaborated with many artists in the industry The musician is also a member of a rap-rock group Transplants. He founded the rock bands +44 and Box Car Racer, and recently Barker has recently joined Antemasque and Goldfinger. Looks like Barker is not stopping any time soon.
Due to his fame, and success, Rolling Stones refers to him as the “punk’s first superstar drummer.” Also, he is one of the 100 Greatest Drummers of All Time.
Travis Barker’s Net Woth
We have realized that Travis Barker is a well-established musician and drummer in the industry. The musician also knows to spend his earnings on luxuries like cars, vacations, and mansions. So, how much the star makes, and much is his worth?
As of 2021, Travis Barker has a whopping net worth of $50 million. Yes, that’s right. The drummer knows how to make money. He also knows how to invest it well. It seems like the drummer is into real estate. After studying, we found out that he previously owned a few mansions, and currently has a couple under his name.
In 2014, the drummer bought a four-bedroom mansion worth $4 million in Cheviot Hills. He sold the house in 2017 for $4.5 million. Later, in 2017 he bought a $2.8 million mansion. It was a 7,200 square foot mansion in Calabasas, California, but he later rented it in 2019 for $27,500 per month. Apart from this, Barker also has 4 other properties- a mansion in Calabasas for $9.5M, a home in Bel-Air in 2010 for $1.5M, a Rancho Cucamonga home in 2010 for $1.3M, and a Lake Elsinore tract house in 2004 for $480,000. We told you, he knows how to spend his money.
Besides, the real estate, Barker also started clothing in 1999 called Famous Stars & Straps. Later, in 2004, he also founded LaSalle Records. Further, in 2015, Travis Barker launched a memoir, ‘Can I Say Living Large, Cheating Death, and Drums, Drums, Drums.’ He has also been a part of several Tv shows like American Pie’, ‘The Simpsons, and ‘Two Guys, a Girl, and a Pizza Place’.
Undoubtedly, the drummer is multi-talented. He has a loyal fan base, and now we know why. Barker is always engaged in some activity, which makes him an amazing artist. But, how did he become one?
Travis Barker’s Career Journey
After completing high school, Travis reportedly played in the band titled Snot and Feeble and Aquabats. He released an album with Aquabats which went on tour with Blink 182. There the main drummer of Blink 182 left due to some reason, and Travis filled in his spot. In 1988, Travis became the permanent member of the rock band. Following year, Travis’s released a new album, ‘Enema of the State’ came out, and it was a huge hit, selling 15M copies.
Songs like All the Small Things’ and ‘Adam’s Song’ were massive hits and also took no. 6 spot on Billboard’s Hot 100 chart. The musician has also released five other albums with the band- ‘Take Off Your Pants and Jacket’ (2001), ‘Blink-182’ (2003), ‘Neighborhoods’ (2011), ‘California’ (2016), and ‘Nine’ (2019).
The musician has also worked with other artists such as Transplants, Box Car Racer, and Goldfinger. As for going solo, Travis also released an album all by himself, titled, “Give the Drummer Some.” It came out in 2011.
In short, the drummer not only is a giant when it comes to music, but he also knows how to be a finance giant. And we wish him success in the coming years.