Angel Ray Keala Hammett is popular as the son of Metallica's lead guitarist, Kirk Lee Hammett. His father has been contributing as the lead guitarist and songwriter for heavy metal bands since 1983.
He was born to Kirk Hammett and his wife Lani Hammett on 29 September 2006. His birth sign is Libra. Like his father, he is also a musician.
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Meaning of His Name
Angel Ray Keala Hammett's parents kept his named Angel which means 'Messenger' and of origin the Greek word 'Angelos'. Similarly, Ray is an alternative form of the Old French word Rey and means 'King' whereas Keala is a Hawaiian name that implies 'The Pathways'.
Parent’s Net worth
Kirk Hammett has an enormous amount of net worth $200 million. He has accumulated as a songwriter and guitarist. His worth increase when he joined the heavy metal band 'Metallica' as the lead guitarist.
The band was formed in 1981 along with members James Hetfield and Lars Ulrich. He has been featured on the albums, Kill 'Em All, Lightening, Master of Puppets, Justice for All, and many more.
His Father and Mother's Relationship
'Metallica' lead guitarist and Lani Hammett tied their knot on 31, January 1998. The pair dated for almost 2 years before their wedding. Lani is the second wife of Hammett. Since 1998, they have been together. The couple is the parents of two children.
Brother: Vincenzo Kainalu Hammett
He has one younger brother, Vincenzo Kainalu Hammett. Angel became a big brother in the year 2008 when he was 2 years old. Both brothers are best friends too. Sometimes they spotted together with their parents and post few pictures on social pages. Vincenzo tries to keep himself away from the media and cameras and lives a private life.
Has Learn Guitar
Many people know that Angel Hammett is the lead guitarist of the band 'Reckless'. Like his father, he also makes his career in music. Kirk Hammett taught him all the techniques and tricks to become a great guatrist in the future.
Well, he is doing excellent work and making his father a proud parent. Let's hope that Krick and Angel will release their albums and perform on the stage in the upcoming days.