|Real Name/Full Name||Nathan Jonas Joey Jordison|
|Nick Name/Celebrated Name:||Joey Jordison|
|Birth Place:||Des Moines, Iowa, United States|
|Date Of Birth/Birthday:||26 April 1975|
|Age/How Old:||47 years old|
|Height/How Tall:||In Centimetres – 160 cm
In Feet and Inches –5′ 2″
|Weight:||In kilograms- 78 kg
In pounds- 176.3 lbs
|Hair Color:||Dark Brown|
|Parents Name:||Father: Steve Jordison
Mother: Jackie Jordison
|Net Worth:||$6 million|
|Last Updated:||March 2023|
Joey Jordison is a famous musician of America. He is also a songwriter. He was associated with the metal band Slipknot and also with Murderdolls. He also founded the band called Scar the Martyr. Currently, he is playing for the music group called Sinsaenum.
Well, how well do you know about Joey Jordison? If not much, here is what we know about Joey Jordison to date.
Biography and Early Life
His original name is Nathan Jonas Joey Jordison. He was born in Des Moines, which is in Iowa. His zodiac sign is Taurus. He was born in the year 1975, on the 26th of April.
His father, Steve Jordison, and mother Jackie Jordison got divorced when he was young. He has two sisters who are younger than him.
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
So, how old is Joey Jordison in 2023 and what is his height and weight? Well, Joey Jordison’s age is 47 years old as of today’s date 27th March 2023 having been born on 26 April 1975. Though, he is 5′ 2″ in feet and inches and 160 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 176.3 lbs in Pound and 78kg in Kilograms.
Details regarding his educational background are not known to the media or to his fans.
Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids
Joey grew up in a rural area to play on the streets. His parents influenced him, and he embraced music at an early age. They introduced him to the radio. He used to play guitar. Also, his parents gifted him a drum kit when he was eight years old.
After the divorce of his parents, Joey and his siblings stayed with his mother. Her mother set up a funeral parlor, and he used to help there sometimes. He felt that he needed to take on the responsibility as the man of the house.
He was influenced by Keith Moon, Peter Criss, Gene Krupa, and Buddy Rich.
He formed the band called Modifidious, and he used to play drums for the band. He used to play at his family’s bowling center.
Is Joey Jordison Gay?
No, Jordison not gay and is sexually inclined towards women. There are rumors that he has been in a relationship with Amanda Victoria.
He was hired by Musicland, which was a local music store. He later worked at a Sinclair garage. He then joined a local band called The Rejects. He was also working with Paul Gray for Anal Blast. He joined Slipknot later. He also produced an album called 9.0 Live with Slipknot in the year 2005. He left the band in 2013, citing personal reasons, as per the band. But he later revealed that Slipknot fired him.
He then renamed his band The Rejects as Murderdolls in 2002. Their debut album was beyond the valley of the Murderdolls. As an inspiration for lyrics, they used horror films. Their second album was Women & Children Last which was released in 2010. It split in the year 2013. Another extreme metal band named Sinsaenum was formed in 2016. They released their debut album, which was called Echoes of the Tortured. Later in 2018, they released another album called Hellbilly Deluxe 2.
He has also performed with other bands like Metallica, Satyricon, Ministry, and many others as a touring member. He also endorses types of equipment from various companies like Pearl drums, Remo, Pro-Mark etc.
Rhythm Magazine voted him as the “Best Drummer” by the readers in 2010. He won the Drummies Award in 2010 for the best metal drummer category. He was voted by 6500 drummers all over the world. The readers of Loudwire also named him the world’s greatest metal drummer in 2013. He was also awarded the Metal Hammer Golden God Award in the year 2016.
Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Joey Jordison in 2023
His estimated net worth is about $6 million as estimated in the year 2023. As he is a musician, most of his income is from his band performances and album releases. He also performs at tours and events with other bands. He endorses different types of equipment too. Also, he is a songwriter and a producer too.
Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know
- He has revealed that he suffered from acute transverse myelitis and lost the use of his left leg. But now, with medical held and workout in the gym, he has recovered completely.
- Jamie Hopper has described Jordison as a fantastic producer.
- He has written and produced for Roadrunner United. Also, he produced Fire Up the Blades by 3 Inches of Blood.
- The band called The Pale Ones, which Jordison joined in the year 1995, was renamed later as Slipknot.
- He broke his ankle in 2008 and also suffered from a burst appendix in 2009.
- The cost of his drum set is more than 1,50,000 dollars.
Joey Jordison has been inclined towards music since his early childhood. He has struggled and worked since a very young age and has established himself in the field of music purely on the basis of his talent. Even after suffering from multiple health issues, he has still continued his career like a true fighter. He is an inspiration for artists all over the world.