Trombone Shorty Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, DOB(Famous Birthday), Family, Net Worth

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Trombone Shorty (Troy Andrews)

Last Updated: 31 Dec, 2023 | Views: 341

Age: 38

Profession: Musician

Other Profession(s): Producer, Philanthropist

Famous For: Cafe Du Monde (Music)

Higher Education: Graduated

Net Worth: $4 Million Approx.

Trombone Shorty Birth Date, Sign, Religion, Nationality, Hometown

Date of Birth
02 Jan, 1986 (38 Years 04 Months 18 Days)

Birth Country
United States

Birth State/Province

Birth District
New Orleans

Birth Sign


Trombone Shorty Early life, Education, Career, Awards, Achievements, Controversy, Unknown Facts

About (Profile/Biography):

Trombone Shorty, whose real name is Troy Andrews, was born on January 2, 1986, in New Orleans, Louisiana. He grew up in the culturally rich Tremé neighborhood, surrounded by the city's vibrant music scene. He has background of musical family, with his grandfather being a respected jazz singer and his older brother also a talented musician. Growing up, he absorbed the diverse musical influences of New Orleans, including jazz, brass band music, R&B, and funk.
Trombone Shorty Career: 
1996: At age 10, Trombone Shorty joined the Stooges Brass Band and began performing with them at various local events and parades. This early experience allowed him to develop his skills and stage presence.
2004: Trombone Shorty released his debut album, "Trombone Shorty's Swingin' Gate," which showcased his talent as both a trombonist and a vocalist. The album received critical acclaim and helped him as a rising star of music scene.
2010: He released the album "Backatown," which marked a breakthrough in his career. The album received widespread recognition and topped the Billboard Jazz Albums chart. It featured his signature blend of jazz, funk, and hip-hop influences, solidifying his unique sound.
2011: Trombone Shorty and his band, Orleans Avenue, performed in front of President Barack Obama as part of the "Red, White & Blues" event, highlighting the significance of blues music in American culture.
2018: He released the album "Parking Lot Symphony," which further showcased his versatility and musical range. The album gets positive reviews and featured collaborations with notable artists such as Lenny Kravitz and Cyril Neville.
Trombone Shorty Music Album:
2005: "The End of the Beginning"
2010: "Backatown"
2013: "Say That to Say This."
2017: "Parking Lot Symphony."
2018: "Trombone Shorty Plays Well with Others."
Trombone Shorty Awards:
2012: President's Medal from Tulane University 
Unknown Facts about Trombone Shorty:
Collaborated with Other Artists: Trombone Shorty has collaborated with a wide range of artists, including renowned musicians such as U2, Mark Ronson, and Macklemore & Ryan Lewis.
Trombone Shorty Strongly Supports Music Education: He is actively supporting music education initiatives, particularly in his hometown of New Orleans, and has founded the Trombone Shorty Foundation to provide opportunities for young musicians.

Trombone Shorty Height, Weight, Eye Color, Hair

Height (Approx.)
In Centimeters 182 cm
In Meters 1.82 m
In feet & Inches 6'0"

Weight (Approx.)
In Kilograms 70 Kg
In Pounds 154 lbs

Eye Color

Hair Color

Trombone Shorty Family, Parents, Kids, Father, Mother, Children

Father's Name
James Andrews Sr.

Mother's Name
Lois Andrews

James Andrews

Not Known

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