Bassnectar (real name: Lorin Ashton) is a popular American DJ and record producer. He is most well-known for his albums, “Vava Voom”, “Noise vs. Beauty”, and “All Colors”, which captured the 34th, 21st, and 25th position on the US Billboard 200 chart respectively.

Well, how well do you know about Bassnectar? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Bassnectar’s net worth in 2021, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Bassnectar to date.

Biography and Early Life

Bassnectar, whose real name is Lorin Ashton, was born on the 16th of February 1978 in Santa Cruz, California, U.S. While the names of his parents aren’t known yet, it is known that he is very close to both his father and his mother. Coming to his siblings, he has a little sister named Susannah Ashton. Growing up, he was attracted to visual arts rather than music.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Bassnectar in 2021 and what is his height and weight? Well, Bassnectar’s age is 43 years old as of today’s date 2nd August 2021 having been born on 16 February 1978. Though, he is 5′ 11″ in feet and inches and 180 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 185 lbs in Pound and 84kg in Kilograms.


While it isn’t known where Bassnectar did his schooling from, it is known that he received his higher education from the University of California, Santa Cruz.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

Bassnectar is currently single as per our records and there’s no record of his previous relationship(s) as well, which does make a lot of sense as he likes to keep his personal life out of the limelight. However, it’s worth mentioning that he took a step back from music in July 2020 when he was accused of sexual misconduct by a couple of his female fans. He denied the allegations although he did admit that some of his “past actions” may have “caused pain” for which he is “deeply sorry”.

Is Bassnectar Gay?

Bassnectar is straight when it comes to his sexual orientation and is neither gay nor bisexual. He is currently single as per our records and there’s no record of his previous relationship(s) as well.

Professional Career

Bassnectar began his career in the early 1990s. He initially created music using Opcode Systems Studio Vision Pro. He also went on tour with the popular band, “Exhumed” for a little while during the mid-1990s. He gained initially success playing at the popular event, “Burning Man”. In 2003, he released the album, “Motions of Mutation” and released the album, “Diverse Systems of Throb” in the following year.

In 2009, he released his fifth album, “Cozza Frenzy” which captured the 24th position on the US Top Dance/Electronic Albums chart. In 2012, he released the album, “Vava Voom” which captured the 2nd position on the US Top Dance/Electronic Albums chart and 34th position on the US Billboard 200 chart. In the same year, he released the EP, “Freestyle” which captured the 3rd position on the US Top Dance/Electronic Albums chart and the 79th position on the US Billboard 200 chart.

In 2014, he released the album, “Noise vs. Beauty” which captured the 21st position on the US Billboard 200 chart while also topping the US Top Dance/Electronic Albums chart. His most recent album, “All Colors”, which came out in 2020, captured the 4th position on the US Top Dance/Electronic Albums chart and the 25th position on the US Billboard 200 chart.


While Bassnectar hasn’t won any award as of yet, but he has achieved a massive following through his work. Apart from that, he achieved the fourth position in America’s Best DJ competition conducted by DJ Times magazine and Pioneer DJ in 2013.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Bassnectar in 2021

As of 2021, Bassnectar has garnered a net worth of $25 Million. He has garnered most of his earnings from his music career and the various music concerts, festivals, and tours he has been a part of. He makes close to $2.5 million in a year and is one of the highest-paid musicians in the industry.

Bassnectar is an awesome musician and the record shows that. With that being said, we wish him the best of luck in all his future endeavors and hope he keeps making creating awesome music like he always has.


Facts of Lorin Ashton

  • Gender Male
  • full nameLorin Ashton
  • birthplaceSanta Cruz, California, U.S.
  • Date of Birth February 16, 1978
  • Age 46 years 5 months
  • Horoscope Aquarius
  • Lucky Number 7
  • Lucky Stone Amethyst
  • Lucky Color Turquoise
  • Best Match for Marriage Aquarius, Gemini, Sagittarius
  • nationalityAmerican
  • religion
  • net worth$25 Million
  • professionDJ and Record Producer
  • weightIn Kilograms – 84 Kg, In Pounds – 185 lbs
  • heightIn Centimetres – 180 cm, In Feet and Inches – 5′ 11″
  • hair colorDark Brown
  • eye colorDark Brown
  • high school

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