Al Barr Birthday & Fun Facts

Height, Age, Net Worth, Biography & More

Christian Mba
Jan 30, 2024 By Christian Mba
Originally Published on Aug 29, 2022
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About Al Barr

Al Barr is a well-known American musician and punk singer.

Al Barr was born on January 21, 1968, in Hanover Hampshire in the United States of America. Alexander Barr is his birth name.

Since the year 1998, Al Barr has served as the lead singer for the Celtic Rock Band Dropkick Murphys. Additionally, in the year 1984, Al Barr founded the band known as Direct Vole Assault as well as in 1988 he founded The Bruisers. Al Barr, who was born in Hampshire, is one of the most successful punk singers in terms of his wealth.

Al Barr Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is Al Barr's net worth?

Al Barr's net worth is around $1 million. He earned this much net worth from his professional career as a punk singer.

How much does Al Barr earn per year?

Al Barr earns around $100,000 per year.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall is Al Barr?

Al Barr is 5 ft 6 in (167.6 cm) tall.

How old is Al Barr?

Al Barr is 54 years old as of 2022.

Childhood And Education

Talking about Al Barr's early life, Al Barr was born on January 21, 1968, in Hanover Hampshire in the United States of America and Alexander Barr is his birth name. He spent his formative years in Hampshire. But unfortunately, there is no information available about his family members' names. Although Al Barr belongs of American nationality, Virgo is his Zodiac sign.

Al Barr is a graduated person but further details about his school name and college name are not available.

Family, Romance, And Relationships

Who is Al Barr’s partner?

Al Barr is married to his beautiful wife Jessica. Al Barr as well as his wife, Jessica, welcomed their first child, a son named Strummer Barr, in January 2004.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

Al Barr started his professional career as a punk singer in the year 1984. It was about 1984 that he founded his first band, and they went by the name Direct Vole Assault also known as D.V.A. In addition to that, he was the lead singer for The Bruisers, which he had a hand in forming in the year 1988 in Portsmouth in New Hampshire.

The Barr's, the Bruisers, had shared the stage with Dropkick Murphys from Boston on several occasions. And in 1998, when the lead singer of Dropkick Murphys left the band, Al Barr joined the band to replace the role of the lead singer in the Dropkick Murphys. Al Barr has been the lead singer of Dropkick Murphys since he joined the band in 1998. 'The Gang's All Here', which was released in 1999, was Barr's debut album with the dropkick Murphys as the band's lead singer. Band's debut song, 'Barroom Hero', was written by band members.

The Celtic punk band whose song 'I'm Shipping Up To Boston', which was performed by Dropkick Murphys, was used in the film 'The Departed', which was released in 2006. The song went on to become the band's sole platinum-selling hit to this day.

Al Barr’s Hobbies And Interests

His favorite game is billiards.

Other Interesting Al Barr Facts And Trivia

  • Al Barr is originally from Hampshire and is a popular punk singer as well as a musician. And still the lead singer of Dropkick Murphy's band which helps him to increase his net worth.
  • Al Barr's genres include hardcore punk, Celtic punk, and punk rock, as well as his instruments including vocals.
  • Dropkick Murphys upload their touring videos on their official YouTube channel Dropkick Murphys.
  • As a punk singer Al Barr sang many songs such as 'I'm Shipping Up To Boston', 'Rose Tattoo', 'Famous For Nothing', 'The Boys Are Back', 'The Warrior's Code', and many more.
  • Al Barr is of Scottish ancestry through his father and German ancestry through his mother.
  • Al Barr currently has a net worth of around $1 million and his singing career earned him this much of his net worth.

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Alexander Barr

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Christian MbaBachelor of Science specializing in Computer Science

Christian Mba is an experienced blogger and content writer with over a decade of experience. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science from Nigeria and has a keen interest in Python programming. Along with his writing and blogging expertise, he is also an SEO specialist with more than six years of experience. Chris, as he is commonly known, has a passion for music and enjoys playing the piano.

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