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John Kenneth Wetton Net Worth

John Kenneth Wetton Net Worth is
$1.2 Million

John Kenneth Wetton Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

John Kenneth Wetton (born 12 June 1949) is an English singer, bassist, and songwriter. He was born in Willington, Derbyshire, and grew up in Bournemouth. He initially rose to fame in with bands such as Mogul Thrash, Family, King Crimson, Roxy Music/Bryan Ferry, Uriah Heep, and Wishbone Ash.After his period with King Crimson, Wetton formed UK, and later he was the frontman and principal songwriter of the supergroup Asia. which has proved his biggest commercial success. Their self-titled debut album sold 8 million copies worldwide and was Billboard magazine's No. 1 album of 1982. He later formed the duo Icon with Geoff Downes(ex-Yes, ex-Buggles) and since the 1990s has had a successful solo career releasing a large number of studio and live albums.Wetton has had a long career as an in-demand session bass player and has collaborated with many members of progressive rock bands such as Yes - Steve Howe and Bill Bruford, Genesis - Steve Hackett, and King Crimson - Bill Bruford.
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IMDB Wikipedia

Date Of BirthJune 12, 1949
Place Of BirthDerby, Derbyshire, England, UK
ProfessionSoundtrack, Actor, Composer
Star SignGemini
#Fact
1Pursues a solo career since he left Asia in 1991. Released the albums "Battlelines" (1994), "Arkangel" (1998), "Sinister" (2001) and "Rock of Faith" (2003).
2Has played in many groups since the early 70s: Family, King Crimson (1973-1975), Roxy Music, Uriah Heep, Wishbone Ash, UK (1977-1980), Asia (1981-1986, 1989-1991 and re-union 2006-present). As a singer and a composer, he was the most successful with Asia ("Heat of the Moment" was a major hit-single, and the Asia debut-album ("Asia", 1982) sold more than 8 million copies all over the world).
3He has performed with the SAS (Spike Edney's All Stars) Band.
4Member of Roxy Music and Asia.
5Singer and bass guitarist.

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Supernatural2008TV Series writer - 1 episode
Chikara Young Lions Cup VI: Night III2008Video writer: "Heat of the Moment"
Asia: Fantasia - Live in Tokyo2007Video documentary writer: "Time Again", "Wildest Drams", "One Step Closer", "Without You", "Cutting It Fine", "The Smile Has Left Your Eyes acoustic", "Don't Cry acoustic", "Here Comes The Feeling", "The Heat Goes On", "Only Time Will Tell", "Sole Survivor", "Ride Easy acoustic", "Heat Of The Moment"
Ha-Shminiya2006-2007TV Series writer - 2 episodes
The 40-Year-Old Virgin2005writer: "Heat of the Moment" 1982
The Matador2005writer: "Heat of the Moment"
Top Ten2001TV Series documentary writer - 1 episode
Down to You2000writer: "Heat Of The Moment"
Rock Family Trees1998TV Series documentary writer - 1 episode
Mystery Science Theater 30001997TV Series writer - 1 episode
Chasing the Deer1994"Battle Lines"
YesYears1991Video writer: "Easy Money"
Asia in Asia1983Video documentary writer: "The Heat Goes On", "Here Comes The Feeling", "Eye To Eye", "Only Time Will Tell", "Open Your Eyes", "The Smile Has Left Your Eyes", "Wildest Dreams", "Heat Of The Moment", "Sole Survivor"
Future War 198X1982writer: "Wildest Dreams", "Only Time Will Tell", "Sole Survivor" - uncredited

Composer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Chasing the Deer1994

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Asia XXX Live2012TV MovieHimself
Asia: Fantasia - Live in Tokyo2007Video documentaryHimself
Rock Milestones: Asia - The Essential Albums of All Time2006Himself
Roger Dean: Views2001Video documentaryHimself
Top Ten2001TV Series documentaryHimself - Interviewee
Rock Family Trees1998TV Series documentaryHimself
Szene1975TV Series documentaryHimself - Musician
Beat-Club1972TV Series

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The 59th Annual Grammy Awards2017TV MovieHimself - In Memoriam
Pure 80's: The DVD2002VideoHimself (segment "Heat of the Moment") (as Asia)
YesYears1991VideoHimself (uncredited)

Known for movies


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