Real Name/Full Name Matthew David Cameron
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Matt Cameron
Birth Place: San Diego, California, United States
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 28 November 1962
Age/How Old: 61 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 185 cm
In Feet and Inches – 6′1″
Weight: In Kilograms – 72 Kg
In Pounds – 158 lbs
Eye Color: Brown
Hair Color: Dark Brown
Parents Name: Father – Not Known
Mother – Not Known
Siblings: Not Known
School: Bonita Vista High School
College: N.A.
Religion: Christianity
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Girlfriend: N.A.
Wife/Spouse Name: April Aceves
Kids/Children Name: Ray Cameron (son) and Josie Cameron (daughter)
Profession: Musician, Songwriter, Drummer, Singer
Net Worth: $80 million
Last Updated: May 2024

How many of you know the rock band ‘Pearl Jam’? Do you know who the Drummer of the famous band is? Matt Cameron is the name. He is an American musician. Other than Pearl Jam, the other music band Matt is associated with is Soundgarden Rock Band and Temple of Dog. Today, he is counted in ‘100 Greatest Drummers of All Time’.

Well, how well do you know about Matt Cameron? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Matt Cameron’s net worth in 2024, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Matt Cameron to date.

Biography and Early Life

Matt was born on 28th November 1962 in San Diego, California, United States. Unfortunately, nothing as of such is known about his parents and siblings. From a very young age, he was very interested in music, especially in playing the Drums. At that time only, he played in a cover band ‘Kiss’ along with his friends.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Matt Cameron in 2024 and what is his height and weight? Well, Matt Cameron’s age is 61 years old as of today’s date 22nd May 2024 having been born on 28 November 1962. Though, he is 6′1″ in feet and inches and 185 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 158lbs in Pound and 72 kg in Kilograms.


Matt was sent to Bonita Vista High School for his initial schooling. There is no information available about her higher studies.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

Matt is married to April Aceves. They also have two children together; Ray Cameron (son) and Josie Cameron (daughter). Matt is also very interested in avid running.

Is Matt Cameron Gay?

No, that is not at all the case according to our sources for this article. Matt is married to April Acevez and also has two children with her. His sexual orientation is Straight only.

Professional Career

Matt started his musical career after moving to Seattle by joining the musical band ‘Skin Yard’. After getting success, he moved to the band ‘Soundgarden’. The band came up with some unique and unconventional kinds of stuff. The Sabbath and Zeppelin touch of the metals, along with Punk’s aggression, gave a different experience altogether. ‘Screaming Life’, ‘Fopp’ and Ultramega OK’ turned out to be some of the biggest chartbusters of that time.

After that, the band was signed by A&M, after which the band delivered a string of hit music with some great music. The band was emerging as the Leader in the 1990s. Matt also joined another band, ‘Pearl Jam’ and was also making guest appearances in some self-titled albums of bands like ‘Temple of the Dog’ and ‘Hater’.

In 1997, the Soundgarden band got dismantled, right at the peak of its success. Matt then joined the ‘Wellwater Conspiracy’ band. On the other hand, he also joined the band ‘Pearl Jam’ after there was a vacancy for a Drummer and delivered a hit single, ‘Last Kiss’. He did many world tours with the team and appeared in their concert release ‘Binaural’.

In 2010, when the Soundgarden band reunited, Matt too joined it. After the comeback show, he was also part of many of the band’s studio albums. Soon, Matt was a very busy name as he was touring with both Pearl Jama and Soundgarden. But, in 2017, Soundgarden’s lead singer Chris Cornell’s death, the band closed permanently. Matt entered the solo genre after that, with his debut album ‘Cavedweller’ releasing in 2017. Along with him, David Bowie Blackstar, Mark Guiliana and Tim Lefebvre are part of his new team.


Matt is a famous drummer and has worked with some top bands over the years. But his achievements and awards have been more of a group achievement than individual achievement. The song ‘Last Kiss’ with Pearl Jam was the highest-charting single for ‘Pearl Jam’. His band ‘Pearl Jam’ released 72 live albums creating a huge record, and Matt was a part of all of them. ‘Other than ‘Badmotorfinger’ got a Grammy nomination while ‘Superunknown’ debuted at No. 1 at the Billboard.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Matt Cameron in 2024


Matt has been associated with two top bands of the time. Though he was the drummer but the humongous hit albums, live tours, and singles have ensured a decent income for him. As of 2024, His net worth is estimated somewhere at $80 million.

Matt Cameron is a successful and famous musician, drummer and songwriter who has been associated with two top bands throughout his career. From the young age of nine, he started drumming and also got associated with music bands. Slowly, he got the opportunity with Soundgarden and delivered some massive hits. But, the crew first dismantled, then reunited and then finally ended. But, he was also a part of Pearl Jam and was a constant associate there.

Other than that, he also made some guest appearances and gave some hit solo albums as well. Many of his songs got Grammy nominations and dominated Billboard charts. Today, he is in a position of prosperity and has brought to this position with his dedication and passion. At last, we would like to congratulate him on his successful musical career and also wish him all the best in his future endeavours.


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