|Celebrated Name:||Jason Bonham|
|Real Name/Full Name:||Jason John Bonham|
|Age:||54 years old|
|Birth Date:||15 July 1966|
|Birth Place:||Dudley, United Kingdom|
|Wife/Spouse (Name):||Jan Charteris (m. 1990)|
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):||Yes (Jager Bonham, Jaz Bonham)|
|Is Jason Bonham Gay?:||No|
|Net Worth in 2021:||$24 million|
|Last Updated:||January 2021|
Jason Bonham is a drummer from England who is best known to play with the rock band Led Zeppelin. He has performed on different occasions all over the world, including the Ahmet Ertegun Tribute Concert at The O2 Arena, Madison Square Garden in the United States, and many more.
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Early Life & Biography
Jason John Bonham was born on 15 July 1966 in Dudley, West Midlands, England. He is the son of the late Led Zeppelin drummer John Bonham and Patricia “Pat” Bonham (née Phillips). At the age of five, he could play drums very well and also appeared in the movie The Song Remains the Same along with his father.
When Bonham was fifteen years old, he joined the rock band Airrace. He was also the part of the British rock band Virginia Woolf, with whom he made two music albums.
Bonham married Jan Charteris in Stone, Kidderminster, in 1990. At his wedding reception, he performed a jam with popular artists Jimmy Page, Robert Plant, and John Paul Jones. The couple has two children, a son named Jager and a daughter, Jaz.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on 15 July 1966, Jason Bonham is 54 years old as of today’s date 17th January 2021. His height is 1.83 m tall, and his weight is 92 kg.
Jason Bonham started his professional music career in 1988 when he joined former Led Zeppelin guitarist Jimmy Page for his Outrider album and tour. In the same year, he performed at Atlantic Records 40th Anniversary concert in New York City.
In 1989, along with several other artists, he performed the single “Rock and Roll” at the Moscow Music Peace Festival. In the same year, he formed his own music group “Bonham” and released the debut single The Disregard of Timekeeping, which was an instant hit.
Bonham played drums at the 1990 Grammy Awards for Paul Rodgers. The following year, with Rodgers and Slash, he performed at the Woodstock II music festival. In 1994, he renamed his band as Motherland and released the album Peace 4 Me.
In 1997, he recorded the music album “In the Name of My Father – The Zepset,” which featured the songs of his father and the rock band Led Zeppelin. Bonham was invited to drum for hard rock group UFO.
Jason Bonham also appeared in the 2001 movie Rock Star in which he played the role of drummer A.C. The movie also featured performances by artists such as Jeff Pilson, Brian Vander Ark, Ralph Michael Saenz, among others.
Bonham also appeared in the 2006 reality television show Supergroup along with Ted Nugent, Evan Seinfeld, Sebastian Bach, and Scott Ian, which aired on the VH1 network. All the artists lived in a mansion in Las Vegas for twelve days and created music.
From 2004 to 2007, Bonham also played drums for the British-American rock band, Foreigner. He was also part of the music group Black Country Communion until they broke up in 2013.
At the 2007 Led Zeppelin reunion concert, Bonham stepped into his father’s shoes and played drums, and his performance was described as “flawless” by music critics. Along with his sisters Ann and Nancy Wilson, he played drums for the rock band “Heart.”
In 2012, Bonham performed the Led Zeppelin tribute at the Kennedy Center Honors, which was hosted by President Barack Obama. The following year, he teamed up again with Glenn Hughes to form a new rock band, California Breed, adding the guitarist Andrew Watt.
Awards & Achievements
Jason Bonham, along with the rock band Led Zeppelin won the prestigious Grammy Awards in the category of “Best Music Album” for Celebration Day. The group was also nominated in the category of “Best Rock Performance” for their song Kashmir.
Bonham has not won any individual awards till now, but he has been able to win the hearts of people through his amazing performances.
Net Worth & Salary of Jason Bonham in 2021
As of January 2021, Jason Bonham has an estimated net worth of more than $24 million. He has made this huge wealth through his successful career as a drummer and artist.
He has created several hit music albums with rock bands and musicians throughout his career including Shaft of Light by Airrace (1984), Push by Virginia Woolf (1987), Mad Hatter by Bonham (1992), In the Name of My Father: The Zepset by Jason Bonham Band (1997), Enormosound by Healing Sixes (2002), You & Me by Joe Bonamassa (2006), and many more.
Bonham has performed at various live shows, events, and musical concerts all over the world, which also helps in increasing his net worth significantly.
Jason Bonham is one of the most popular and renowned drummers in the world. He has been able to make a name for himself through his hard work and passion. He is also very much active on most of the social media platforms, including Instagram, where he has more than 100k followers.