James Kottak Net Worth
James Kottak made money by Rock Stars niche. For all time, at the moment, 2016 year, James Kottak earned $3 Million. Exact sum is $3090000.
Short biography, height, weight, dates:
Birth date: December 26, 1962
Birth place: Louisville, Kentucky, United States
Profession: Drummer, Songwriter, Musician
Nationality: United States of America
Record labels: Bertelsmann Music Group, BMG Rights Management
Music groups: Scorpions (SinceРљ1996)
Wikipedia Source: James Kottak
James Kottak is an American drummer for the hard rock band Scorpions of Germany, which he joined in 1996. Prior to joining Scorpions, Kottak was a drummer for The Bob Brickley Band, Nut House, Mister Charlie, Buster Brown, Montrose, Kingdom Come, Wild Horses, the McAuley Schenker Group, Warrant, and Ashba. In February 1997 he helped Dio on their US tour by replacing Vinny Appice for four or five shows when Vinny Appice had pneumonia. He also gave drum lessons at Far-Out Music in Jeffersonville, Indiana, once having former Bride drummer, Jerry McBroom, as a student. He also played with guitarist Michael Lee Firkins. He also plays in his own band Kottak, formerly known as KrunK. He was married to Athena Lee, rocker Tommy Lees younger sister, who is also a drummer and was a fellow member of Kottak. The couple has three children- one girl, Tobi, and two boys, Miles and Matthew. James is one of the characters in the book Sex Tips from Rock Stars by Paul Miles published by Omnibus Press in July 2010. James endorses Ddrum and Yamaha drums, Aquarian drumheads, Zildjian Cymbals, Ahead drumsticks and accessories and Danmar percussion.