Tom Hamilton

1951 - Today

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Thomas William Hamilton (born December 31, 1951) is an American musician, best known as the bassist for the hard rock band Aerosmith. He has regularly co-written songs for Aerosmith, including two of the band's biggest hits: "Sweet Emotion" (1975) and "Janie's Got a Gun" (1989). Hamilton occasionally plays guitar (e.g. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Tom Hamilton has received more than 8,659 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia. Tom Hamilton is the 1,067th most popular musician (up from 1,183rd in 2019), the 5,328th most popular biography from United States (up from 5,675th in 2019) and the 402nd most popular American Musician.

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  • 60.17

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  • 24

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  • 3.99

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  • 3.21

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Among musicians, Tom Hamilton ranks 1,067 out of 2,675Before him are Enrique Fernández Arbós, Reinhold Mack, Linda Perry, Bob James, Buckethead, and Ian McDonald. After him are Martin Garrix, James Kottak, Eberhard Weber, Martin Barre, Lee Ritenour, and Chester Thompson.

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Among people born in 1951, Tom Hamilton ranks 227Before him are William Katt, Patriarch Daniel of Romania, Klaus Toppmöller, Alexander Belov, Maithripala Sirisena, and Greg Bear. After him are Börje Salming, Debra Jo Rupp, Gregory Winter, Zalmay Khalilzad, Tony Amendola, and Luther Vandross.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Tom Hamilton ranks 5,328 out of 15,968Before him are Jack Colvin (1934), Xzibit (1974), Peggy Whitson (1960), Kendall Jenner (1995), Larry Cohen (1936), and Joe Manganiello (1976). After him are James Kottak (1962), Henry Carr (1941), George Ritzer (1940), Richard Petty (1937), Robert Preston (1918), and James Worthy (1961).

Among MUSICIANS In United States

Among musicians born in United States, Tom Hamilton ranks 402Before him are Tony Visconti (1944), Jason Becker (1969), Ross the Boss (1954), Linda Perry (1965), Bob James (1939), and Buckethead (1969). After him are James Kottak (1962), Lee Ritenour (1952), Chester Thompson (1948), James Jamerson (1936), Desmond Child (1953), and Pat Martino (1944).