|Celebrated Name:||Tom Morello|
|Real Name/Full Name:||Thomas Baptiste Morello|
|Age:||56 years old|
|Birth Date:||30 May 1964|
|Birth Place:||Harlem, New York, United States|
|Wife/Spouse (Name):||Denise Luiso (m. 2009)|
|Children:||Yes (Roman Morello, Rhoads Morello)|
|Profession:||Musician, singer, songwriter, actor and political activist|
|Net Worth in 2021:||$35 million|
|Last Updated:||May 2021|
Tom Morello is a famous American rock guitarist, actor, singer, and political activist. He is the guitarist of the band Rage Against The Machine. Many guitar enthusiasts have admired this talented guitarist. He is best known for his creative and unique guitar playing style.
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Morello was born on 30th May in 1964. He was from Harlem, New York. Tom was the only child of his parents. His mother was an Italian lady who was a school teacher. His mother went to Loyola University and traveled all over the world. His father is Kenyan. His paternal grandfather was the first president who was elected in Kenya. His father was the first Kenyan ambassador to the UN.
When Morello was 16 months old, his father denied paternity and returned to Kenya. He was the person from his town to join Harvard University. He graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in social studies.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on 30 May 1964, Tom Morello is 56 years old as of today’s date 5th May 2021. His height is 1.8 m tall, and his weight is 76 kg.
At 13, he joined his first band, Led Zeppelin cover band. That year, he bought his first guitar. He formed a band in 1984 named Electric Ship. Adam Jones was his bandmate. Jam Master Jay and Run-D greatly influenced him. M. C. In 2000, the band Rage Against The Machine was formed. The band won considerable success.
After Rocha left the band, the remaining members started collaborating with Chris Cornell. The new group was called Audioslave. The band released their first album in 2002. Their second album Out of Exile reached number 1 position on the Billboard chart. In 2003 he formed his first solo band, The Nightwatchman, and started playing folk music.
In 2006 Morello, alongside Boots Riley, created a band named Street Sweeper Social club. He appeared in many films like Sounds Like a Revolution, Iron Maiden, and a documentary Let Fury Have the Hour. He wrote the comic series Orchid. Scott Hepburn illustrated it.
Awards & achievements:
On the list of Rolling Stone of Top 100 guitarists of all time, he is in the 26th position. Tom Morello won a Humanitarian Award. He has been nominated for Grammy’s for ten times and won 2 Grammys. He earned his first Grammy in 1996 for the song Tire Me in the category Best Hard Rock Performance. In 200, he won another Grammy award for the song Guerrilla Radio in the same category.
Net Worth & Salary of Tom Morello in 2021
As of May 2021, the estimated net worth of Tom Morello is $35 million. The chunk of his net worth comes from his music career as a guitarist of the band Rage Against The Machine. In 2014 he earned $390, 00 from the album High Hopes, with Bruce Springsteen. On the High Hopes, Tour 554,032 tickets were sold, and he earned $64,930,000 from it.
From the album The Hunting Party, he earned $900,000. He has an excellent solo career too. He composed many movie soundtracks and also worked as a comic book writer.
His wife’s name is Denise. They welcomed two sons Rhoads and Roman. He has always been a massive fan of Alice Cooper.