Adam Jones Net Worth
Adam Jones net worth: Adam Jones is an American musician and visual artist who has a net worth of $40 million. Adam Jones has earned his net worth as a guitarist for the American rock band, Tool. Rolling Stone named Jones as the 75th Greatest Guitarist of all time, and according to Guitar World he was ranked number nine of the Top 100 Greatest metal Guitarists. He has also been credited for most of the band Tool's music videos. Adam was born on January 15, 1965 in Park Ridge, Illinois and he grew up in the town of Libertyville, Illinois. In high school he played violin in his freshman year of high school and acoustic bass for the following three years in the orchestra. He never received any formal guitar lessons, but learned to play by ear, in addition to playing classical music he was the bass guitar player for the band Electric Sheep. He is a three time Grammy Award winning artist, who was offered a film scholarship but chose to decline and move to Los Angeles and study and sculpture. He graduated in 1987 and later worked on such films as; Jurassic Park, Terminator 2: Judgment Day, Dances with Wolves, and Ghostbusters 2 as a makeup artist and set designer. His experience in the film industry led to the success of the band Tool's music videos including; "Sober" "Prison Sex", "Stinkfist", "AEnema", "Schism", "Parabola" and "Vicarious". He also contributed to the band Jello Biafra/The Melvin's albums Never Breathe What You Can't See and Sieg Howdy! He also went on tour with the band, he also performed the National Anthem for the WWE's Summer Slam 2011 wrestling event which took place in Los Angeles, California on August 14, 2011.