Is Slipknot breaking up? Jay Weinberg's exit and net worth


Slipknot will march to the tune of a different drum after Jay Weinberg exited the band.

The 33-year-old musician, the band’s drummer, had a 10-year stint with them.

The heavy metal band was formed in Des Moines, Iowa, in 1995, and gained a massive fanbase.

Percussionist Shawn Crahan, drummer Joey Jordison, and bassist Paul Gray formed Slipknot.

Weinberg joined the band in 2014, replacing Jordison following his departure in 2013.

His official debut with Slipknot was on their 5th studio album, which won 3 Grammy nominations.

The band has not disclosed the reason behind Weinberg’s exit, but wished him good luck.

Weinberg, who toured in 2009 with Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band, is worth $5 million.

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