|Celebrated Name:||Tim Armstrong|
|Real Name/Full Name:||Timothy Ross Armstrong|
|Age:||55 years old|
|Birth Date:||25 November 1965|
|Birth Place:||Albany, California, U.S.|
|Wife/Spouse (Name):||Brody Dalle (m. 1997; div. 2003)|
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):||No|
|Is Tim Armstrong Gay?:||No|
|Profession:||Musician, singer, actor, producer|
|Net Worth in 2021:||$15 million|
|Last Updated:||January 2021|
Tim Armstrong is an American born musician, singer, songwriter, actor, and producer known for his soulful and distinctive hoarse voice. He is currently the singer as well as the guitarist for Rancid, which is a punk rock band, and another band called Transplants, a hip hop punk rock band. Tim co-founded the record label by the name of Hellcat Records in 1997. As a songwriter, he has worked with other musicians like Pink and Jimmy Cliff, and he won a Grammy Award for his work with them.
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Early Life & Biography
He was born Timothy Ross Armstrong in California, the United States, on 25 November 1965. His father, Don Armstrong, passed away at the age of 81 in 2012, and his mother’s name is not available to the general public. When Tim was five years old, he met Matt Freeman in Albany, California, while playing Little League Baseball, and many years later, they formed a band.
He attended Albany Middle School for his elementary education. After that, he enrolled at Albany High school, where he completed his high school education. He did not continue with his studies after high school because he opted to pursue a career in music.
In 1995 Tim met musician Brody Dalle after they both played Summersault, and they began dating. At the time of their meeting, Tim was 16 years old, and when he turned 18 in 1997, the two got married. Their marriage did not last for very long, and in 2003 they divorced.
Dale later claimed that Tim was very controlling, and together with his friends, they blacklisted him from the music scene leading to the break-up of the band The Distillers. On his part, Tim said that Brody used him and his status to come to the United States and also help him get noticed in the music industry.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on 25 November 1965, Tim Armstrong is 55 years old as of today’s date 18th January 2021. His height is 1.81m tall, and his weight is 82 kg.
In 1985 Tim and his former classmate Matt Freeman formed a band called Basic Radio. Although they did not record any albums or EP’s they recorded demos and later broke up. His next move is co-founding another band called Operation Ivy in 1987, and it broke-up in 1989 after releasing their first album.
Armstrong and Freeman formed yet another band Dance Hall Crashers in 1989. The band consisted of Joel Schaaf, Erik Larsen, Andrew Champion, and Grant Mclntire. Their debut performance was in Berkeley’s 924 Gilman Street in 1989. Shortly after, Tim and Freeman left for other personal interests. They both joined the band Downfall, but it lasted for only three months.
As time went by, Tim Armstrong’s life took a turn to the worst, and he heavily fell into depression and alcoholism. The worse came later when he was rendered homeless. His friend Freeman suggested that they should start a new band with hopes this would curb his alcohol addiction. Tim started writing songs for the band, and eventually, they formed Rancid.
Since its formation, Rancid has been very successful, and it is one of the most successful punk rock bands of all time, and they have so far released a total of nine albums. They include Trouble Maker, Indestructible, Life Won’t Wait, Let’s Go, and Honor Is All We Know, among others.
Armstrong released his first solo album titled A Poet’s Life, in 2007 and it was a great hit. The single Into Action became very popular becoming number one most requested and played song on Fungus 53 radio. He has produced and written songs for Pink, Jimmy Cliff, and Joe Walsh. He was worked with bands like Bad Religion, Box Car Racer, The Matches, and Mest.
As an actor, he has made appearances on Larry Is Dead, The X-Files, and The Heart Is Deceitful Above All Things. He was the producer of Larry Is Not Dead, Punk’s Not Dead, and Give ‘Em the Boot.
Awards & Achievements
Tim was the winner of a Grammy Award in 2012 for Best Reggae Album. Another album he produced and co-wrote for Pink also won her a Grammy Award in 2003. In addition, Tim has released several albums as a part of different bands and also a solo artist.
Net Worth & Salary of Tim Armstrong in 2021
Tim Armstrong got into the music scene when he was in his teens, and so far, he has managed to accumulate wealth valued at $15 million as of January 2021. His musical career, as well as an actor and producer, have generated this wealth. He has also gone on several tours throughout his career, which has boosted his revenue.
Tim Armstrong is one of the most celebrated musicians we have today. He has had a fair share of ups and downs in the span of his career, but he has always gotten back on his feet. At one point in his life, he was homeless and addicted to alcohol, but the talent in him never departed, and he later made a full come-back.