Jimmy Barnes

Jimmy Barnes is viewed as a standout amongst Australia’s best and unbelievable heroes. He is known as the front man of the Aussie band Cold Chisel. In his initial a very long time with Cold Chisel, the band discharged well-known hits like Flames Trees, Khe Sanh, and When the War is Over.

After recording seven collections with his previous band, he left in 1983 to start a performance profession discharging top diagramming collection such as Bodyswerve, For the Working Classs Man, Fragile and Wood, and Wood, Psyclone, and numerous others which brought about him being a standout amongst Australia’s most well known and top of the line music craftsman ever. Jimmy is additionally the creator of the top of the line life accounts – Working Class Boy and Working Class Man.

Jimmy Barnes Bio, Age

James ‘Jimmy’ Dixon Swan was conceived on April 28, 1956, in Glasgow, Scotland. When he was five, his family moved to Australia. He is Scottish-Australian by nationality and his ethnic background is white.

According to his collections of memoirs, his mom experienced physical maltreatment his dad; this, in the long run, prompted his folks’ separation. His mom got remarried to a man named Reg Barnes, whose last name the performer later adopted.

Jimmy Barnes’ Height

Jimmy Barnes has a height of 5 feet 10 inches and weighs 77 kg. His hair color is gray and has brown eyes.

Jimmy Barnes Career

In 1973, Jimmy Barnes began work in a Foundry and joined a band called Fraternity; before long, he left the band to join Cold Chisel which was initially called Orange. The band included Wear Walker as the organist and lyricist, Ian Moss as the guitarist, Steve Prestwich as the drummer and Les Kaczmarek playing the bass.

After an effective decade, on the twelfth of December 1983, Cold Chisel gave their last execution in Sydney with The Last Stand visit. It didn’t take Jimmy too long to even consider kicking begin his performance profession as a prominent shake artist and in 1984 his introduction solo collection, Bodyswerve, was discharged. It was positioned No 1 in the Australian collection graphs and later that equivalent year, Jimmy Barnes went on tour.

In 1985 and 1987, Jimmy Barnes discharged two collections that likewise secured the main spots on the diagrams. He at that point marked on to another record name, Atlantic, in 1990 and discharged a fourth collection, Two Fires, which obviously diagrammed at number one. Not surprisingly, the Australian performer kept garnish diagrams with his next couple of collections yet his prosperity was slowed down by monetary inconveniences and a vocation slump.

Thankfully, after a couple of stumbles, the notorious vocalist had the capacity to bob back to distinction and glory. Jimmy Barnes had the capacity to recapture believability with his later discharges such as Double Happiness, Out in the Blue, The Rhythm and the Blue, Fury And Ruin, 30:30 Hindsight, Soul Searchin’, Och Aye the G’nu and Working Class Boy. In 2019, he declared his seventeenth studio collection, My Criminal Record, which promptly turned out to be very foreseen, filling in as additional verification of his notorious career.

Jimmy Barnes Health

Jimmy Barnes had been fighting influenza after a tiring European visit and visited specialists with concerns he may be hospitalized with more heart issues. In 2007, Barnes experienced open heart medical procedures to supplant a flawed aortic valve which he had since birth.

Who is Jimmy Barnes’ Wife?

In November 1979, while in Canberra, he met his better half – Jane Mahoney, the stepdaughter of an Australian negotiator. On the 22nd May of 1981, the two got married and have been as one from that point forward. Jimmy and Jane have four kids together – Mahalia, Eliza-Jane, Elly-May, and Jackie. His four kids framed a band called ‘Tin Lids’ and were dynamic from 1990 till 1994.

Jimmy Barnes additionally had a child, David Campbell, when he was 18 years of age. Because of the youthful age of his folks at the season of his introduction to the world, David was raised by his grandma. Jimmy kept up contact with the young man after some time yet it wasn’t until the mid-80s that David discovered Jimmy was his dad and not only a family friend.

The youthful David grew up to turn into a performer and performer simply like Jimmy Barnes’ dad, assembling a fruitful profession for himself.

Jimmy Barnes’ Net Worth

At present, Jimmy Barnes has a net worth of $20 million.

Is Jimmy Barnes active on Instagram?

Jimmy Barnes is active on Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook. He has 87k followers on Instagram and has 77.7K followers on Twitter. Likewise, he has more than 299.7K followers on Facebook.


Facts of Jimmy Barnes

  • Gender Male
  • birthplaceGlasgow, Scotland
  • Date of Birth April 28, 1956
  • Age 68 years 0 months
  • Horoscope Taurus
  • Lucky Number 8
  • Lucky Stone Emerald
  • Lucky Color Green
  • Best Match for Marriage Virgo, Cancer, Capricorn
  • ethnicity / ethnic backgroundWhite
  • nationalityScottish-Australian
  • net worth$20 Million
  • weight77 kg
  • height5 ft 10 inches
  • hair colorGrey
  • eye colorBrown

Written by Mavrick Abbott

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