How much is DJ Ashba worth? $10 million
How did DJ Ashba earn his money and wealth?
“DJ” Ashba or Daren Jay Ashba is an American musician, songwriter, producer, designer and entrepreneur from the United States of America. The lead guitarist for the rock band, Sixx: A.M is the founder of ASHBA Media, “The Creative Agency”, located in Las Vegas. DJ Ashba, was born on November 10, 1972, in Monticello, Indiana, the United States and was raised in Fairbury, Illinois. His mother was a classically trained pianist, who taught him piano and music as a toddler. In his late teens only, he decided to foster his career in music and eventually moved to Hollywood after graduating from high school.
He started his career by performing with various bands in the early 90s. He joined Barracuda band for two years. In 1996, he released his first ever instrumental album, “Addiction to the Friction”, which contains 12 songs and then moved on to perform with BulletBoys. In 1999, he founded the band, ‘Beautiful Creatures’ and in 2001, he released his first album, Beautiful Creatures, it also contains 12 songs. Later, the band got signed with Warner Bros and released one album. But, in 2002, Ashba’s career took a turn, when he left the group due to poor album sales. Since then, he began performing and recording as a solo artist. In 2003, he founded ASHBA Media, Inc. “The Creative Agency” and it was quite successful, as it cooperates with famous bands like “Ovation guitars” and others.
With Nikki Sixx, Ashba formed SIXX: A.M and in the same year, they released their first album, ‘The Heroin Diaries Soundtrack’, which contains 13 songs. In 2008, DJ Ashba added a clothing line to his business work that brought him more success. His wages reached its extreme level in 2009, when Ashba auditioned in the famous rock band, “Guns N Roses”. Luckily, he won and spent 6 amazing years with “Guns N”, as their lead Guitarist. In continuation of that, Ashba released one more album, “Eli Roth’s Goretorium – Songs For The Demented Mind”, in 2012.
In the same year, DJ Ashba started dating the model NathaliaHenao, and soon after 1 year, on 23rd September 2013, the couple tied the nuptial knot. Again in 2015, DJ Ashba had to quit from “Guns N Roses”, as to focus more on SIXX: A.M., where they recorded and produced multitude successful albums. ‘Prayers For The Blessed, Vol. 2’, was their last released album and was released on November 18, 2016.
Till date, DJ Ashba’s estimated net worth is $12 million and he owns a house and some luxury cars. Ashba has gained popularity by cooperating with many famous artists and stars. His song ‘Life is Beautiful’ reached #No 2 on the Billboard Hot Mainstream Rock Tracks’. Similarly, the song ‘Lies are Beautiful’ hits #No 1 position, on the Billboard charts. As he is still an active musician, his net worth continues to grow.
What are the highest grossing albums of DJ Ashba?
1-Addiction To The Friction (1996)
2-Eli Roth’s Goretorium – Songs For The Demented Mind (2012)
3-Beautiful Creatures (2001)
4-Appetite for Democracy 3D (2014)
5-The Heroin Diaries Soundtrack (2007)
6-Live Is Beautiful (2008)
7-This Is Gonna Hurt (2011)
9-Modern Vintage (2014)
10-Prayers for the Damned (2016)
11-Prayers for the Blessed (2016)