Brad Whitford is one of the greatest musicians and an accomplished guitarist. He rose to fame after joining Aerosmith, the biggest arena-rock attraction of the late 1970s. His solid rhythm playing style is considered a major force behind the now-identifiable Aerosmith sound and its enduring fame.
Behind, Whitford has also penned several group's best album tracks such as Last Child, Nobody's Fault, and more.
Brad Whitford possesses $40 million net worth as per the guesstimation made by Celebrity Net Worth in 2020. Developing a great aptitude towards music since his early age, Brad is now described as one of the guitar heroes in classic rock history.
Massachusetts native, Whitford is better known for songs like 'Round and Round,' 'Last Child,' and 'Nobody's Fault'. Formed in 1970, Aerosmith comprises of Steven Tyler, Tom Hamilton, Joe Perry, and Joey Kramer.
The hard rock band has sold over 150 million records throughout the world, making it one of the best-selling American hard rock band of all time. It also includes 25 gold albums, 18 platinum albums, and 12 multi-platinum albums.
Brad Whitford has been a part of the American Red Cross Nation Celebrity Cabinet. He also emceed the 2007 Red Cross Heritage of Service Dinner.
Some of the charitable organizations he supports are Clothes Off Our Back, Feeding America, Heifer International, Hope North, Lili Claire Foundation, The Hollywood Cookbook, and Years of Living Dangerously. Other ardent supporters of the aforementioned foundations are Adrian Grenier, Alison Sweeney, Amanda Peet, Angie Harmon, and Annie Lennox as well.
Brad Whitford is a proud owner of 67 Chevelle SS.
He also drives Acura NSX ($157,500) and BMW M3 ($66,500).
According to public records, Brad Whitford previously lived in Norwell, Massachusetts, until he sold the property for $3 million in late 2006.
The guitarist purchased the 6,761 sq ft home back in October 2006 for reported $2.3 million. It features four bedrooms and 3-5 bathrooms.
According to some online sources, Brad also lived in Marshfield Hills, about 30 minutes south of Boston. An insider told that he later put the house on the market for $4 million.
Brad Whitford was born on 23rd Feb 1952, in Winchester, Massachusetts, in the United States. He is the son of Genevieve Smith Whitford and George Van Norman Whitford. He grew up with his brother named David Whitford.
Brad attended Reading Memorial High School, graduating in 1970. He later joined the Berklee College of Music. At that time, Whitford also became the part of several local bands such as Cymbals of Resistance, Teapot Dome, Earth, and more.
Brad Whitford first tied the knot with Lori Phillips in Feb 1976. The couple divorced after two years of their marriage in 1978.
In 1980, Brad went on to marry his second wife, Karen Lesser. The pair has three children. Their relationship also ended in divorce in 2004.
On 25th November 2006, the musician exchanged the vows with Kimberly Whitford. The duo is together ever since. They also have one child.