Kirk Hammett is a famous guitarist, best recognized for his talent as a Metallica rock star. Kirk’s journey to fame began when he became a lead guitarist for Metallica, a successful band which has been in existence for over four decades.

Kirk got the opportunity to join Metallica, after lead guitarist Dave Mustaine, left the band. Dave was a heavy substance user, which led to the band’s contamination of his contract. On the same day of Dave’s firing, Kirk auditioned for the position, and he began working with band.

After working with the band for many years, he has established his name as one of the best guitarists in the music history. While Kirk has remained a successful rock star, many are wondering about his family and children.

Who is Angele Ray Keala Hammett?

Who is Kirk Hammett’s Son, Angel Ray Keala Hammett?

Angel Ray Keala Hammett is a celebrity son, known for being the eldest child of rock star, Kirk Hammett. Angel’s parents had been married for eight years, when they welcomed the healthy boy.

Ray Keala’s father was 44, at the time of his birth. The rock star would not hide the great news, hence making an announcement to his fans.

Keala has grown up well, and is following his father’s footsteps in becoming a guitarist. According to a trusted source, he is a musician, songwriter and lead guitarist for a band called Reckless.

It is evident that Kirk has taught his son so well, in ensuring the family legacy continues with him. While he is getting better as a guitarist, he has no social media accounts yet.

While Keala opened the fatherhood journey for the rock star, he is not the only one in the family.  His brother Vincenzo Kainalu Hammet is the youngest, having being born in 2008. While he is a celebrity son, he has kept a low profile, making it hard to tell if he will follow his elder brother’s career choice.

Angel Ray Keala Hammett’s Parents

Kirk and Lani Hammett are the parents of Keala. Lani is the second wife of the guitarist, considering he was previously married to Rebecca Hammett. However, the marriage ended in a divorce in 1990, without a child.

Following the divorce, Kirk’s parents met and exchanged vows. The wedding took place on January 31, 1998 and the couple have been together for over two decades. The couple enjoys a blissful marriage which has seen the family expand to four family members.

Although Kirk is a celebrity who has earned fame and wealth from his career, his wife has chosen a different path. She prefers a low life away from the cameras, explaining why little about her is known.

What is Kirk Hammett’s Net Worth

Kirk Hammett is one of the richest rock stars for Metallica. According to Celebrity Net Worth, the star has a net worth of over $200 million. The star has earned the net worth through his successful music career which has spanned many decades.

Kirk is referred as one of the best lead guitarists in the world, explaining how he has been able to earn a lot of income from his skill and talent.