Tom DeLonge was born on December 13, 1975. He is an American rock musician.
Biography and Career
Thomas Matthew DeLonge, Jr. was born on December 13, 1975 in Poway, California, United States. Tom was raised by his mother, Connie and his father, Thomas. He has an older brother, Shon, and a younger sister, Kari.
During his schooling at Rancho Bernardo High School, Tom was introduced to Mark Hoppus through Hoppus' sister, Anne Hoppus.
Though Tom had previously met Scott Raynor at a school's battle of the bands and decided to form a band together that would become Blink 182. Blink 182 released Enema of the State, which was met with a huge amount of mainstream success, spawning three hit singles.
In 2003, Blink 182 released their eponymous album. DeLonge then decided to l
eave the band, allegedly due to mounting tensions and communication difficulties, creating a rift between him and the other members of the band. Blink 182 announced an indefinite break in February 2005.
But later on February 5, 2009 an announcement made by MTV.com that Blink-182 would reunite to present an award at the 51st Grammy Awards. So finally all the band members were reunited before presenting the award for Best Rock Album, the band announced that they were reuniting, this announcement was followed shortly by a message posted on the band's website.
Blink-182 toured across the United States along with Weezer, Panic at the Disco, Chester French, Asher Roth, All American Rejects, Taking Back Sunday, and Fall Out Boy, they're planning to release their newest album around late 2010.
Besides that Tom has also directed the music video for Taking Back Sundays song, This Photograph Is Proof, in 2004. Tom has created his own website named Modlife. The site allows bands and their fans can meet up and interact with each other.
Tom lives with his wife Jennifer, daughter Ava Elizabeth and son Jonas Rocket, California. He is the owner of Macbeth Footwear, which he founded with Mark Hoppus.
Birth Name: Thomas Matthew DeLonge, Jr.
Birth: December 13, 1975
Why do we like Tom DeLonge?
We like him because of his music.
Why is Tom DeLonge Famous?
He is famous as an American rock musician.
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