Aphex Twin
Aphex Twin
Celebrated Name: Aphex Twin
Real Name/Full Name: Richard David James
Gender: Male
Age: 52 years old
Birth Date: 18 August 1971
Birth Place: Limerick, Ireland
Nationality: Irish
Height: 1.88m
Weight: 85kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Spouse (Name): Anastasia Rybina
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter): Yes 2 sons
Dating/Girlfriend (Name): N/A
Is Aphex Twin Gay?: No
Profession: Musician
Salary: N/A
Net Worth in 2024: $15 million
Last Updated: July 2024

Aphex Twin is the stage name for Richard David James, who is an Irish musician who is known for his work in electronic music styles and ambient music from the 1990s. He has been associated with music genre popularly known as intelligent dance music, and he is considered as one of the most influential and inventive figures in electronic music. He has released a total of six studio albums, and he has won several awards, including a Grammy Award in 2014.

Maybe you know about Aphex Twin very well, but do you know how old and tall is he and what is his net worth in 2024? If you do not know, we have prepared this article about details of Aphex Twin’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.

Early Life & Biography

Aphex was born Richard David James in Limerick, Ireland, on 18 August 1971. The names of his parents are not known to the general public, and so are any details about his siblings. He grew up in Cornwall and lived in Lanner as he attended Redruth School in Redruth.  Despite being cut off from the city and the rest of the world, he said that he liked growing up there. He attended Cornwall College from where he graduated with a National Diploma in engineering.

He got interested in music from a young age, and he was also interested in electronics. At the age of 14, he started making music, and as a teenager, he began working as a DJ at local clubs and raves. During his college days, he used to be very much into music, and one of his lecturers said that he usually went to class with his headphones.

Personal Life

Aphex Twin is a musician who is known to make wild and unverifiable claims about his personal life. He has also described himself as an irritating and lying kind of person. He has told several lies in his personal life during interviews, including saying that he sleeps for only two hours per night.

On his marital status, he is married to a lady by the name of Anastasia, who is an art student from Russia. There is no mention of the couple having kids, but he has two sons from his first marriage. The name of his first wife is not revealed.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 18 August 1971, Aphex Twin is 52 years old as of today’s date 18th July 2024. His height is 1.88m tall, and his weight is 85 kg.


James started off as a DJ in the 1980s, and he was involved in the Cornish free party scene. The group also held parties at Gwennap Pit, and they mainly attracted local travelers as well as the youths. These parties became very popular with time, mainly because the entrance donation was taken in the form of cannabis.

In September 1991, James released his EP called Analogue Bubblebath, which made it to the playlist of a famous radio station Kiss FM. The EP turned out to be very popular, and after the head of R&S Records hearing it, he invited James to work with him. They picked out tracks from this EP and made two albums.

His first album was Selected Ambient Works, and it was released in November 1992. After getting a wider coverage, he started performing at various events in London. He also released several EPs the same year, but he used different names like Caustic Window and Power-Pill.

The other albums that he released are Select Ambient Works Volume 11, and I Care Because You Do, Syro, Richard D. James Album, and Drukqs. He has also released tracks and EPs over the years and also went on several tours to promote his music.

Awards & Achievements

Over the years, James has been nominated and also won numerous prestigious awards as a musician. Some of them are a nomination for Online Music Award, Brit Award, IMPALA Award, UK Video Music Award, and the MTV Europe Music Award, among others. He was the winner of the Grammy Award, among others.

Net Worth & Salary of Aphex Twin in 2024

Aphex Twin Net Worth
Aphex Twin Net Worth

As of July 2024, Aphex Twin is a musician with a net worth of $15 million, all of which he has made from his career. He has been in the music industry since he was a teen, and through all those years, he has achieved a lot, including winning a Grammy Award and being nominated for several others.

Aphex Twin, whose real name is James, has a total of six albums to his name. He started off as a DJ and later on started producing EPs, which, after being noticed by a famous record director they landed him into his career as a musician, and it has been very successful.


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