Best known as the bass player of three Grammy Awardee band Tool, Justin Chancellor is an English musician, guitarist, and former owner of book and record store.
Justin Chancellor replaced American musician Paul D'Amoir and became the full-time bass guitarist in the band's second studio album, AEnima, in 1996. Other 'Tool' members include Maynard James Keenan, Adam Jones, and Danny Carey.
As of February 2020, the English-born guitarist Justin Chancellor has an estimated wealth of $45 million accumulated from his successful musical career.
The majority of Chancellor's fortune came through his venture with his band Tool and his former band Peach. In fact, a band or an artist earns from albums sales & merch sales along with tours.
Back in high school, he played bass guitar for a rising high school band, Slice of Life. The group was famous for performing the cover song of Corey Hart's Sunglasses at Night.
Later, he joined Durham University, where he met with his Peach band members in the early 1990s. At the same time, Peach released an album to support the American rock band Tool in England.
Around September 1995, the bassist Justin relocated to the United States and was invited to join Tool after the band's first bass guitarist Paul D'Armour who left the band after band's first full-length album.
Did You Know? Tool's bassist Justin Chancellor initially rejected an invitation from Tool, before joining in the mid-1990.
Since 1995, Justin Chancellor is working with the band Tool, and played in the second album, "AEnima."
|Record Sales & Albums||Income/ Earnings|
|10,000 Days||$2.5 million|
|Fear Inoculum||$23.8 million|
|Opiate (EP)||$1.15 million|
Some of Chancellor's work includes his bass in hit-singles: Parabola, Schism, The Pot, Hooker With a Penis, Rosetta Stoned, Forty-Six & 2, Vicarious, Fear Inoculum, and many others.
Besides that, he has also collaborated with bands and artists like M.T. Void, Death Grips, and Primus.
Justin Chancellor and his wife Shelee Dykman Chancellor owned a music and record store Lobal Orning in Topanga, California, the United States. The store dedicated to music and literature "that shaped and changed" both of them closed in 2008.
Apart from that, Chancellor also adds a reasonable sum of money from the revenue of his band's YouTube channel. According to Social Blade, the band's estimated monthly earning is around $1 to $17 and $12 to $199 per year.
The bass player of Tool owns two houses in Topanga, California, the United States. According to a source, the median house price in Topanga is at the range of $699 thousand to $14 million.
In total, Justin Chancellor owns around 54 equipment and gears, including 10 Bass Guitars, eight Amplifiers, 32 Effect Pedals, one Studio Equipment, and Music Accessories and two types of strings.
|Music Man Stingray Bass||$299.99|
|Wal 4 Strings Fretless Bass||$700.00|
|Wal Mark III Bass||$5,495.00|
|Gibson Thunderbird IV Bass||$1,499.99|
|Wal Mk 2||$700.00|
|Warwick Streamer Stage II||$6651.03|
|Warwick RB Streamer LX 4 - Red Metallic High Polish||$979.99|
|Ernie Ball Music Stingray Special HH||$2,249.00|
|1963 Lake Placid Blue P-Bass||$1,949.99|
|Demeter Amplification VTBp-201S Bass Preamp||$830.00|
|Gallien-Krueger 2001RB Amplifier Head||$1,229.77|
|Mesa Boogie M-2000 Head||$659.99|
|Mesa Boogie cabinet 8X10||$1,699.00|
|Mesa Boogie 4X12 Bass Cabinet||$1,199.00|
|Mesa Boogie M-Pulse||$629.99|
|Mesa/Boogie Bass 400+ Amp Head||$950.00|
|Demeter Amplification VTBP-201||$830.00|
Justin Chancellor plays Ernie Ball Slinky Cobalt Bass strings.
London born Justin Chancellor was born on 19 November 1971 as Justin Gunnar Walte Chancellor. Born in a British-English family, he holds an English nationality and belongs to a white ethnic background.
As of 2020, Justin Chancellor is 48 years old. He is 6 feet 0 inches (183 cm) tall.
Justin Chancellor is currently married to Shelee Dykman Chancellor. The couple walked down the aisle on 21 May 2010 in an intimate wedding ceremony.
The duo started dating back in 2007 after their few meetings in various concerts.
Regarding his past affairs, he was previously married to Ariadne Chancellor. They were together from 12 January 1997 to 2001.