|Real Name/Full Name:
|Josh Adam Klinghoffer
|44 years old
|3 October 1979
|Los Angeles, California, United States
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Josh Klinghoffer is a popular musician from America. He is best known for being the former guitarist for the rock band Red Hot Chili Peppers. Klinghoffer was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame with the Red Hot Chili Peppers in 2012 and became the youngest-ever living inductee. He also releases solo materials under the name Pluralone, originally a working title for the group Dot Hacker.
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Early Life & Biography
Josh Adam Klinghoffer was born on October 3, 1979, in Santa Monica, California, U.S. He has been interested in music since childhood, and Klinghoffer started taking drum lessons when he was nine, and taught himself guitar and keyboards.
When Klinghoffer was 15 years old, he dropped out of formal education and got involved in performing and recording music. In 1997, he joined the rock band, The Bicycle Thief, and recorded his first studio album, You Come and Go Like a Pop Song.
Josh Klinghoffer is not married, and neither is there any rumor of him being in a relationship with anyone. He has been able to keep his personal life away from the limelight and is completely focused on his music career.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on 3 October 1979, Josh Klinghoffer is 44 years old as of today’s date 21st February 2024. His height is 1.8 m tall, and his weight is 81 kg.
Klinghoffer started his professional music career at a very young age with the rock band, The Bicycle Thief. In 2002, along with Red Hot Chili Peppers guitarist John Frusciante, he began writing songs. He assisted Frusciante in his studio and recorded albums such as The Will to Death, Inside of Emptiness, and in 2009’s The Empyrean. He played drums along with bassist Joe Lally and Frusciante, under the band name Ataxia. In 2004, he appeared on the studio album of former bandmate Bob Forrest.
Klinghoffer appeared on Golden Shoulders’ first two albums, Friendship Is Deep, and Let My Burden Be. He played bass guitar, drums, electric guitar, mellotron, organ, and synthesizer on the 2009’s Get Reasonable. He appeared on the band’s second album, The Odd Couple, in 2008. He also went on a tour with Red Hot Chili Peppers playing additional guitar, backing vocals, and keyboard parts alongside the band.
In 2009, Klinghoffer collaborated with the Chili Peppers on their tenth album; I’m with You. The following year, he performed with the band for the first time as their lead guitarist at a MusiCares tribute event. He also performed the United States national anthem along with Flea during the NBA Western Conference Finals series. In 2011, Klinghoffer performed the original score for the documentary Bob and the Monster.
Klinghoffer appeared in the documentary, which was based on the life and career of musician and drug counselor Bob Forrest. In 2011, he went on the School of Rock’s Rock the House Tour along with Keith Morris and Page Hamilton. In 2016, he worked on the 11th music album of Chili Peppers, The Getaway, which was produced by Danger Mouse.
In 2019, Klinghoffer released his first solo single “Io Sono Quel Che Sono B/W Menina Mulher Da Pele Preta” under the pseudonym Pluralone. In the same year, he released his music album, To Be One With You, which featured Flea and Jack Irons.
Awards & Achievements
Josh Klinghoffer has won many awards and recognitions in his illustrious career. In 2012, he was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as a member of the Red Hot Chili Peppers. He surpassed Stevie Wonder as the youngest artist ever inducted at the age of 32.
As a member of the rock band, Red Hot Chili Peppers, he has won several awards, including four American Music Awards, one Billboard Music Video Awards, three Brit Awards, two California Music Awards, six Grammy Awards, and many more.
Net Worth & Salary of Josh Klinghoffer in 2024
As of February 2024, Josh Klinghoffer has an estimated net worth of more than $12 million. He has made this huge fortune through his successful career as a musician.
Along with his band, he has recorded several hit music albums, including Bob and the Monster, To Be One With You, Dot Hacker EP, Official Bootlegs, Shadows Collide With People, Friendship Is Deep, and many more.
Klinghoffer has gone on musical tours with many popular bands and artists like The Bicycle Thief (2000), Jon Brion (2002), Golden Shoulders (2003), Sparks (2006–2008, and Gnarls Barkley (2006–2008).
Josh Klinghoffer is one of the most versatile and renowned musicians in the world. He started his musical career at a very young age and reached the height of the industry through sheer hard work and dedication. He is an inspiration to the upcoming young artists.