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Elyssa Jerret

Elyssa Jerret

Elyssa Jerret is famous as the ex-wife of an American musician, Joe Perry. He is the lead guitarist and founding member of the American rock band Aerosmith.

Elyssa Jerret was born on 24 November 1950 in California, USA. As of 2019, her age is 68 years old her birth sign is Sagittarius. She has American nationality and belongs to a white ethnical background. She has blonde color hair.

Who Is Her Ex-Husband?

Elyssa Jerret’s ex-husband Joe Perry is a musician, singer as well as a songwriter. He is also the lead guitarist and one of the founding members of the American rock band Aerosmith.

Career

In the year 1970, Joe Perry along with Tom Hamilton formed a band called The Jam Band. Later Steven Tyler, Brad Whitford, and Joey Kramer joined the band and changed the band’s name to Aerosmith. The group is also referred to as the “Greatest American Rock Band of All-Time” and the “Bad Boys from Boston”.

Joe Perry with his band members
Caption: Joe Perry with his band members (Photo: Metalhead Zone)

During the mid-1970s, the group recorded numerous hit albums including Toys in the Attic (1975), Rocks (1976), Draw The Line(1977). Some of their hit songs are “Dream On”, “Same Old Song and Dance”, “Sweet Emotion”, “Walk This Way”, “Back in the Saddle”, and “Last Child”.

In 1978, they released an album Live! Bootleg with singles like “Chip Away the Stone”. They starred as “The Future Villain Band” in the film Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band. The band also recorded a cover of The Beatles’ “Come Together” for the film and which later became the band’s last Top 40 hit for nearly a decade. He is also ranked 48th on Rolling Stone’s list of the 100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time.

Awards & Achievements

In the year 2018, Joe Perry received three awards including Kerrang! Inspiration Award, Outer Critics Circle Award for Outstanding New Broadway Musical and as well as Outer Critics Circle Award for Outstanding New Score.

Steven Tyler and Joe Perry
Caption: Steven Tyler and Joe Perry (Photo: Zimbio)

In the 1970s, Perry and Steven Tyler earned the nickname The Toxic Twins due to their rampant use of drugs and notorious hard-partying. The Rolling Stone has ranked him 48th on the list of 100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time.

Guest Appearance

Joe Perry has performed a duet of “You Really Got Me” with Sanjaya Malakar on the 6th season of American Idol. He also performed the theme song of the animated series Spider-Man. He also made his appearance as a judge at the 5th annual Independent Music Awards.

Further, he played for the Bon Jovi song “Last Chance Train” from the “100,000,000 Bon Jovi Fans Can’t Be Wrong” boxset. In 2013, he made an appearance on Steve Hunter’s The Manhattan Blues Project along with Johnny Depp. He also played for the Eminem song Sing for the Moment, which also sampled Dream On.

What Is Her Ex-Husband’s Net Worth?

Elyssa Jerret’s ex-husband Joe Perry has a net worth of $120 million as of 2019. He earned a lot of fame and money through his professional musical career. He is the lead guitarist of the band Aerosmith. They have sold over 150 million albums around the globe and 70 million in the U.S. The band is also one of the biggest selling artists of all-time.

Besides, he and his band member Steven Tyler along with other partners, co-owned a restaurant in Norwell, Massachusetts until 2006.

Elyssa Jerret’s Life after Divorce with Her Husband

Talking about the personal life of Elyssa Jerret, she is a divorced woman. She is currently living a single life. But previously, she was married to Joe Perry, an American musician, singer, and songwriter. The couple tied the wedding knot in 1975 and got divorced in 1982. From her marriage with Perry, she has a son named Adrian.

Joe Perry with his wife Billie Perry
Caption: Joe Perry with his wife Billie Perry (Photo: Pinterest)

After their divorced, Elyssa remained single for the rest of her life. While her ex-husband, Perry married Billie Paulette Montgomery. They exchanged the wedding vow in the year 1985. Perry has two sons with his second wife, Billie and their names are Tony and Roman. He also has a son named Aaron from his wife, Billie’s previous relationship.

Facts of Elyssa Jerret

Full NameElyssa Jerret
Date Of Birth24 November 1950
Age68 years 11 months
Place Of BirthCalifornia, USA
NationalityAmerican
ChildrenAdrian
Star SignSagittarius

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