Josh Dun
Josh Dun
Celebrated Name: Josh Dun
Real Name/Full Name: Joshua William Dun
Gender: Male
Age: 32 years old
Birth Date: 18 June 1988
Birth Place: Columbus, Ohio, United States
Nationality: American
Height: 1.62 m
Weight: 75 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Single
Wife/Spouse (Name): No
Children: No
Dating/Girlfriend
(Name):
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Profession: American musician
Net Worth in 2020: $18 million
Last Updated: September 2020

Josh Dun is an American based musician, who is best recognized for being a drummer for a famous musical duo “Twenty One Pilots.”

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Early Life

Josh Dun was born in the year 1988 to Laura and Bill. His birthplace was Columbus, situated in Ohio. His mother worked as a hospice social worker, whereas his father was a physical therapy supporter. He was brought up along with two sisters, namely, Abigail and Ashley, as well as a brother named Jordan.

While growing up, this musician was identified as a self-taught drummer. This musician formerly accepted trumpet lessons in school; however, he was never skilled at it. He diverted attention towards drums; however, he confirmed to teach himself as an alternative to taking lessons, supposing that learning from someone may avoid his creativeness.

Dun reached the locally established music store, wherein he bought records, and he too imitated the beats featured on one electronic drum kit.

Moreover, his parents have made severe guidelines on the kind of music he was permitted to listen to; hence, instead, he requested persons at the store to commend albums to him.

He also served in Guitar Center for a span of three years, and in that time, previous Twenty One Pilots based drummer, i.e. Chris Salih, stayed as his co-worker.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 18 June 1988, Josh Dun is 32 years old as of today’s date 20th September 2020. His height is 1.62 m tall, and his weight is 75 kg.

Career

Josh Dun started off his career during the year 2010, joining House of Heroes posts the drummer of the band, i.e. Colin Rigsby accepted break to devote more time in his family. He participated in House of Heroes’ live tour till October, while Rigsby resumed his duties.

During the year 2011, he was welcomed by then Twenty-One Pilots based drummer named Chris Salih in one among their concerts post listening to the original demo CD of the band.

The person was very awestruck with the performance of trio and met as well as the befriended lead vocalist of a band named Tyler Joseph, post the show.

Afterward, in that year, he has resigned from his job in Guitar Center in order to play one show in association with Joseph when a bassist named Nick Thomas and Salih resigned from the group because of hectic schedules. The members have played a song prior to police officers finally annulled the show.

He later turned as the full-time drummer of the band. Also, they have launched a second studio album of band entitled Regional at Best, during the year 2011. Moreover, they too contracted with a record label named Fueled by Ramen, known as a secondary of Atlantic Records, during the year 2012.

Awards & Achievements:

Josh Dun made a good appearance in Twenty One Pilots that it got selected for one MTV Video Music Award – Artist to Watch during the year 2013.

In the year 2017, he and Tyler Joseph have won a Grammy for Best Pop Duo/Group Performance. This duo had received the award wearing their underwear, also instructed crowd that this was essentially an undertaking which they made years before if they ever got win in a Grammy.

He was nominated Best Drummer Alternative Press Music Awards 2014.

Net Worth & Salary of Josh Dun in 2020

Josh Dun Net Worth
Josh Dun Net Worth

Josh Dun has an estimated net worth of $18 million as of September 2020. He makes his fortune from being a musician mainly. Throughout his career, he is renowned for becoming the drummer of a famous band named Twenty One Pilots, known as a band which he co-founded along with his college friend named Tyler.

During the year 2011, he has resigned his job in Guitar Center for joining Twenty One Pilots. The group also issued an independent album named Regional at Best in the year 2011. It is known that Twenty One Pilots got contracted by Fueled through Ramen records during the year 2012.

Josh Dun is one of those musicians who believed in honing talents and expanding creativity on their own as an alternative to learning from others. Out of all his musical endeavors, he is famed for being a drummer for a famous musical duo named Twenty One Pilots.

2 COMMENTS

  1. He did not co-found Twenty One Pilots. It was Tyler and his friends Nick Thomas and Chris Salih from college. Josh never went to college.

    • and he used to poop in his diapers too! Let’s see, what other negative things can Erica say? Hmmm. Well, he admits he acted terribly to his parents/family – so there’s that. Gee, what else?
      I’ll bet he pilfered something at some point in his life. Yeah! How awful.
      You know what, Erica? He has more talent in his drumsticks alone than most people reading this, and he appears to be a very solid, good person – a true friend and inspirational companion who made Twenty One Pilots a true success. So there’s that. He is a genuine good guy, humble, and true to his music and his friends. I don’t think you will anywhere find Josh nor Tyler claiming that Josh “co-founded” Twenty One Pilots. That somebody else perhaps mistakenly wrote that in an article in no way detracts from, nor diminishes Josh’s immeasurable contribution which makes the group what it is today and has been since it came into the consciousness of the greater community.
      Oh- and “Josh never went to college” is just a cheap shot. C’mom Erica. Josh never received a medical degree, nor was he ever the world’s top astrophysicist. He did, however, crack the code and solve the runes. and the “enigma machine” is no longer an enigma thanks in great part to his contributions. But yeah, he never cured cancer, and should not be attributed with any such claim, says Erica, who knows all and has possession of all jealousy and that which is vain.

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