Shooter Jennings

Shooter Jennings is a famous American second-generation singer, songwriter, record producer, and guitarist. The real name of the singer is Waylon Albright Jennings. The actor also made an appearance in several films. His father gives the name of the signer because he watched his son peed over a nurse.

In my teenage, the actor already learned to play drums, piano, and guitar. The Shooter appeared in Waylon’s brand. The singer’s famous songs are 4th of July, Outsider, The Deed, and the Dollar, and Can You Come Over. The parents of the singer are well-known musicians in the United States.

Well, how well do you know about Shooter Jennings? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Shooter Jennings’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 Shooter Jennings to date.

Biography and Early Life

The singer was born on 19 May 1979 in Nashville, Tennessee, the United States, to Waylon Jennings and Jessi Colter. Jennings spent their early years spent in the bus, stars like Johnny Cash, Willie Nelson, and Kris Kristofferson. He starts playing the drum at age five and learning the piano at age 8. He played guitar in his father’s band.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Shooter Jennings in 2021 and what is his height and weight? Well, Shooter Jennings’s age is 42 years old as of today’s date 2nd August 2021 having been born on 19 May 1979. Though, he is 5′ 6″ in feet and inches and 168 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 120 lbs in Pound and 54kg in Kilograms.


The musicians studied at Ensworth Red Gables Campus and University School of Nashville. In his high school, he created the industrial rock band KiiRaven for the high school’s talent show. He participated in high school’s talent show with the band. The first track, Only You of the band, was released in 2011 from Missed The Boat’s album. The father and son recorded an album together named Fenixon. The album was unable to find any distributor. Later the song was used by Waylon Forever.

In 2014, he released Fenixon through Black County 2014.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

The singer has two brothers named Waylon Jennings Sr and Jessi Colter. The father of Shooter takes his last breath in Chandler, Arizona. He died due to diabetic complications. His father was buried in Mesa City Cemetery, Mesa, Arizona.

In 2003, he started dating actress Drea de Matteo. The couple has two children named daughter Alabama Gypsyrose Jennings and Waylon Albert Blackjack Jennings. They ended their relationship without marrying each other. On 04 June 2013, musicians married Misty Brooke Swain in Joshua Tree, California.

Is Shooter Jennings Gay?

Shooter Jennings is not gay. The sexual orientation of the singer is straight.

Professional Career

The singer moved to Los Angles from his birth city to try his luck singing. In Los Angeles, he performed with the band Stargunn. The band includes artists like Carter Falco and Jonathan Biddie. Their first album was released in 2001 named The Only Way Up is Down. The album is supported by Saliva, Tesla, and Mark Ford. He was listed in Hot 100 Unsigned Artist of 2001 by Connection Magazine.

The actor was featured in the song, which was a tribute to his late father. The band work together and gain a massive fan following. The musicians start working on their solo career and disband the Stargunn. He declines the opportunity to front the supergroup Velvet Revolver because he was interested in a solo career.

The singer returned to Los Angles and started working on new projects. His first recording contract was with Universal South Records. The company released his debut album Put the O Back in Country. The album song Busted in Baylor Country was featured in The Dukes of Hazzard. In 2009, the actor left Universal. He participated in CMT Choroids with his friend Jamey Johnson.

In 2009, the singer album Black Ribbons was released through Black Country Rock Records. The singer started his entrepreneurial journey and began his recording company Black Country Rock. In 2014, He released EP’s, a tribute to his friend and mentored George Jones.

The singer is responsible for several tracks of bands named Hellbound Glory, Fifth on the Floor, Billy Ray Cyrus, The Angry Grandpa, and many more. He also appeared in CSI: Crime Scene Investigation and Marvel’s The Punisher. In The Other Life movie, he played the role of The Gunslinger.


The singer has released four albums but did not receive any awards in his career.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Shooter Jennings in 2021

As of 2021, Shooter Jennings estimated net worth is $12 million. The singer is the only child of the parents. He has topped country charts several times. The primary source of income of Jennings is from music and radio show. He sometimes appears on Television and in Movies.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • The singer was seven years younger than his ex-girlfriend, Drea de Matteo.
  • Shooter portrayed his father in Walk the Line.
  • He hosts his radio show on SiriusXM’s Outlaw Country.

The singer is the son of Waylon Jennings, but still, he can make his own in the industry. He is entering newly into the new territory of music. Fans love shooters all across the world.


Facts of Waylon Albright Jennings

  • Gender Male
  • full nameWaylon Albright Jennings
  • birthplaceNashville, Tennessee, United States
  • Date of Birth May 19, 1979
  • Age 45 years 0 months
  • Horoscope Taurus
  • Lucky Number 5
  • Lucky Stone Emerald
  • Lucky Color Green
  • Best Match for Marriage Virgo, Cancer, Capricorn
  • nationalityAmerican
  • religionNA
  • net worth$12 million
  • professionSinger, Song Writer and Record Producer
  • weightIn Kilograms – 54 Kg, In Pounds – 120 lbs
  • heightIn Centimetres – 168 cm, In Feet and Inches – 5′ 6″
  • hair colorAuborn
  • eye colorBrown
  • high schoolEnsworth Red Gables Campus and University School of Nashville

Written by Joel S. Elkins

Timothée Chalamet; Tim Chalamet

Fareed Rafiq Zakaria