Popular American musician Josh Dun, as we all know, is the drummer for the band Twenty One Pilots. He is a very talented drummer and has always been popular because of his unique style. If you want to know more about this talented musician than here are five fascinating facts about Josh Dun.
He learned to play drums all by himself
Josh was born in Columbus, Ohio and was raised with two sisters, Abigail and Ashley, and a brother, Jordan. According to Josh, his parents did not love his keen interest in music. So, he taught and learned himself how to play drums and also used to sneak down to the music store once a week and ask for suggestions from the people there. Well, his parents must be proud of their son's success now!
Former drummer Chris Salih introduced Josh to Twenty One Pilots
In 2011, Josh went to a Twenty One Pilots show when he was invited by the then-drummer Chris Salih and he eventually met the band’s lead singers Tyler Joseph. Then, they began to spend time together and build a strong bond. Later on, when Nick Thomas and Salih sequentially left the band, Dun quit his job at Guitar Center to play in one show with Joseph. However, the show was canceled after only one of his performance because of some police officers. Later, he officially became the band’s full-time drummer.
He loves to get inked
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It is well known that Rosh has tattooed his body. He has a tattoo of a tree on his right arm which represents what he believes. When asked about what does that tattoo represents, Dun said that he prefers to tell people its full meaning in person as he does not want it to go viral on the internet. He, along with Joseph, also has an “X” tattoo on their body which symbolizes their dedication to their hometown fans in Columbia.
Josh Dun is currently single
It may be hard to believe but the fact is that the handsome, dashing and talented Josh is currently single and does not have any girlfriend. However, he was in a relationship with popular actress and singer Debby Ryan in 2013 but only after one year the couple broke up. Josh was also rumored to be dating Ashley Frangipane but he denied the news of dating her. Apart from this rumor Josh is very much single right now and has no intention of getting married soon. Currently, he is fully focused on his career.
Hard work and dedication gave Josh name, fame, and money
Today, Josh is one of the popular drummers in the country and it is only because of his hard work, dedication, and pa s sion for the work. His dedication gave him all that he ever wanted - name, fame, and money. As of 2016, Josh’s net worth is estimated to be approximately 2 million dollars.