Richard Jones is a Forest Row, East Sussex born musician and bass guitar player. He is best know for the British rock band The Feeling. Most notably, Jones has found the love of his life who belongs to the same field.
Richard Jones Married Life with Sophie Ellis-Bextor
Richard Jones is a married man. He is happily married to a British singer-songwriter Sophie Ellis-Bextor. The pair tied a knot on June 25. 2005 in a private yet lavish wedding ceremony.
The Feeling star first met Sophie Ellis-Bextor in 2002 during her tour for the album Read My Lips. Three years later, Richard proposed to her with a dazzling diamond ring in the presence of close friends and family members in Italy.
Jones and Bextor are proud parents to five children, namely Sonny, Kit, Ray, Jesse, and Mickey. The pair's first baby was born two months early, only eight months after they started going out together. Four of whom studies at school or nursery a month ago. Their eldest child, Sonny (23 April 2004), is chasing a career on GCE's.
Richard's second child, Kit Valentine was born 9 weeks prematurely, weighing at 2 lbs, 100z. Furthermore, Sophie Ellis announced the birth of their son Jesse Jones through Instagram on 3 November 2015.
Two months later. She was spotted with Richard visiting the Creme de la Mer VIP dinner at London's Sexy Fish. The Wanderlust singer confirmed the arrival of her newborn child, Mickey Jones, via Instagram on 7 January 2019.
Richard Jones Net Worth
Richard Jones has an estimated net worth of $4 million earned from his career as a bass guitar player and musician of The Feeling. The band members include Kevin Jeremiah, Ciaran Jeremiah, Paul Stewart, Dan Gillespie, and Richard himself.
Speaking of how he joined the Feeling, Richard met vocalist Dan Gillespie Sells at the BRIT School in 1995 as the members of one of the school's popular bands. By June 2006, the band released debut album Twelve Stops and Home that reached number two on the UK Albums Chart.
The band's subsequent album, Join With Us, reached number one. Likewise, The Feelings have since released a further three records till today's date. They have earned four top ten singles and won a Brit Award nomination in 2007 for Best Song with Fill My Little World.
During the closing ceremony of the 2012 Olympic games, he performed with Ed Sheeran, Mike Rutherford, and Nick Mason. Some of his hit songs include Sewn, Fill My Little World, Love It When You Call, I Though It was over, and Never Be Lonely.
Richard Jones Quick Facts
- Richard Jones was born in Forest Row, East Sussex, England.
- Richard Jones stands at the height of 5 feet 9 inches tall and weighs 65 kg.
- Richard Jones belongs to white ethnicity and holds British nationality.
- Richard Jones is a son in law of Janet Ellis, a presenter on Blue Peter, and Robin Bextor, a film producer.
- Richard Jones has short brown hair and brown eyes.
- Richard Jones, 40, went to the BRIT School in Croydon.