Tom Hamilton

Songwriter + Musician + Bassist
Born Dec 31, 1951
Age 64
Hometown Colorado Springs
Genres Heavy metal music...
Instruments Guitar + Gibson T...
Performed With Aerosmith
Record Label Geffen Records
Height 6' 1" (185 cm)

Thomas William "Tom" Hamilton is an American musician, best known as the bassist of hard rock band Aerosmith. He has co-written two of Aerosmith's hits, "Sweet Emotion" and "Janie's Got a Gun". Hamilton occasionally plays guitar and sings backing vocals.… Read More

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  • Aerosmith: “Blue Army Tour 2015″ To Kick Off This June, Tour Dates Available
    Icon vs. Icon - Apr 13, 2015
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    Huffington Post - Feb 03, 2014
  • Indians Broadcaster Not Backing Down On Criticism Of Reds' Chapman For Throwing Inside
    Fox News - May 28, 2013
  • Aerosmith's Joe Perry And Tom Hamilton On 'freedom Fighter' – Track By Track Premiere
    Rolling Stone - Nov 01, 2012


Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Tom Hamilton.


1951 Birth Born on December 31, 1951.


1975 23 Years Old He married Terry Cohen in 1975 and they have three children, Julian,Sage and Dakota.


In August 2006, he announced that he was diagnosed with throat and tongue cancer and completed a seven-week course of radiation and chemotherapy. … Read More
2009 57 Years Old …  As of June 2009 he was touring with five Sadowsky basses in addition to others.
2011 59 Years Old Hamilton's cancer returned in 2011, and he has since been treated and is recovering well … Read More
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