Tico Torres also known as Hector Juan Samuel Tico Torres is a renowned American musician, entrepreneur, and artist. He is the drummer, songwriter, and percussionist for the famous rock band named Bon Jovi. This musician is famously known as the Hitman. In 2018, Tico got included in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame being a member of Bon Jovi. Torres is one of the highest earning drummers and lives in a king-sized house. He is leading a wonderful life with his wife and son in New York.
Early life and Education
Tico was born and grown up in the Colonia section of Woodbridge Township situated in New York. He was brought up by his parents along with a sister Opi and one brother named Andrew.
Tico’s birth and childhood wiki
As per the biography, Tico was born on 7th October 1953 which makes his current age in 2018 to be 64 years. His mother Emma and father Hector both are the descendants of Cuba. Tico completed his schooling from the John F. Kennedy Memorial High School situated in Iselin.
Career and Professional Life
Torres was interested in music from his childhood age. He started taking drumming classes during the early teenage. Tico was instructed by the famous musician Joe Morello. He is actively involved in this music industry since 1969.
Torres’s journey of being a mega music star
Tico has mastered several musical genres like hard rock, glam metal, arena rock, pop rock, jazz fusion, and blues. He has the divine ability to play drums, percussion, and guitar in a magical ability. His musical career began with a band named Silver Condor. Torres also used to play guitar and drums in live concerts for some great singers at the beginning of his musical journey. This musician has contributed in 26 albums with various celebrities plus bands like Frankie and the knockouts, Alice Cooper, Stevie Nicks, Pat Benatar, Chuck Berry, and Cher. Tico is the lead vocalist of the song titled 100,000,000 Bon Jovi Fans Can’t Be Wrong. This was a very special song dedicated to all the fans of Bon Jovi for their love and support.
Tico is married to Maria Alejandra Marquez and the couple is blessed with a son named Hector Alexander Torres. Before marrying to Maria, Torres was married to Eva Herzigova. The relationship could not last long and he divorced his ex-wife.
Torres’s family life
Tico loves spending time with his family; the Torres clan is often spotted having to get together. He visits his siblings and parents frequently. Tico’s family life never messes up with his busy life and hectic work schedules.
It would never be wrong to say that Tico looks a lot younger than his real age. He can easily compete with all young drumming guys in case of energy levels.
Tico’s height and weight
The drummer’s height is 5 feet 11 inches or 1.81 meters while his body weighs 79kg. His required shoe size is 10 US.
Salary and Net worth
Other than the main profession, Torres makes a lot of income through brand endorsements and business. He has a divine house situated in New York which does not look less than a royal mansion in terms of its beauty and amazing architecture.
How rich is Tico Torres?
Tico’s estimated net worth is 20 million US dollars. This amount is contributed by an annual earning worth 6 million US dollars.
Wiki and Facts
Tico’s biography is available on almost all celebrity sites including Wikipedia. Being in the industry since 1969, he has successfully amassed millions of fan-following.
Tico’s social life
Tico uses only one social networking site and its Facebook. His official Facebook page is liked by more than 32k people as of now.