Jason Newsted


Jason Newsted  American Bassist


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Jason Newsted and Nicole Smith are married.


Jason Newsted was previously married to Judy Newsted (1988 - 1990).

He has been in relationships with Rachel (1999 - 2002), Elizabeth (personality) (1995) and Andrea (dated Jason Newsted).


Jason Newsted is a 53 year old American Bassist. Born Jason Curtis Newsted on 4th March, 1963 in Battle Creek, Michigan, USA, he is famous for Former bassist of Metallica in a career that spans 1980–present and 1981–2014. His zodiac sign is Pisces.

Jason Newsted is a member of the following lists: Progressive metal bass guitarists, Metallica members and People from Calhoun County, Michigan.


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Relationship Statistics

Married2 15 years, 10 months 8 years, 5 months 2 years
Dating3 22 years, 10 months 8 years, 3 months 3 years
Total5 22 years, 10 months 8 years, 4 months 2 years


First Name Jason
Middle Name Curtis
Last Name Newsted
Full Name at Birth Jason Curtis Newsted
Alternative Name Jase, Jasonic, Jason "Newkid"
Age 53 years
Birthday 4th March, 1963
Birthplace Battle Creek, Michigan, USA
Height 5' 9" (175 cm)
Weight 150lbs (68 kg)
Build Average
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Brown - Light
Zodiac Sign Pisces
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Musician, Vocalist, Songwriter
Occupation Bassist
Claim to Fame Former bassist of Metallica
Music Genre (Text) Heavy metal, Thrash Metal, Speed Metal, Progressive Metal, Hard Rock, Alternative Metal, Stoner Rock, Punk Rock, thrash metal, speed metal, progressive metal, hard rock, alternative metal, stoner rock, punk rock
Year(s) Active 1980–present, 1981–2014
Instrument (text) Bass guitar, Vocals, Guitar, Acoustic Guitar, Drums, Theremin, Bass, guitar, drums, vocals
Record Label Metal Blade, Elektra, Chophouse, The End, Surfdog
Associated Acts Metallica, Flotsam and Jetsam, Papa Wheelie, Voivod, Echobrain, Rock Star Supernova, Ozzy Osbourne, Spastik Children, WhoCares, Govt Mule, Newsted, Megadeth, Unkle
Official Websites newstedheavymetal.com/, twitter.com/jasoncnewsted, www.facebook.com/jasonnewstedofficial, http://newstedheavymetal.com/
Brother Tim Newsted
Sister Sara Newsted
Favorite Bands Kiss, Black Sabbath, Sepultura, Tom Waits, Machine Head
Favorite Foods Thai Curry, Frosted Flakes, Bananas, Ginseng

Jason Curtis Newsted (born March 4, 1963) is an American metal musician, known for playing bass guitar with the bands Metallica (in which he did occasional lead vocals), Voivod and Flotsam and Jetsam. Joining Metallica in 1986 after Cliff Burton's death, Newsted remained a member until 2001, making him the band's longest-serving bassist. After he left Metallica, he continued with his project Echobrain, played with Ozzy Osbourne and joined heavy metal band Voivod. Newsted uses the pseudonym Jasonic, which serves as both his alias in Voivod and the name of his music publishing company. He is also the founder of the Chophouse Records studio and label based in California. He currently plays in his self-titled band Newsted, in which he provides lead vocals as well as bass.

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Posted commentsView all comments (16)

eggAug 27, 2010

please, i want to know more!! Where is Andrea?

lilianeJul 11, 2010

what about his model girlfriend Rachel?

hhMar 21, 2010

Where`s Andrea???

hhFeb 28, 2010

when am I gonna see Judy??

kendraFeb 19, 2010

Where`s Andrea, Elisabeth, Rachel and all? A few are missing...

thomasFeb 3, 2010

Jason dated more girls than that!

wendyJan 23, 2010

i read he got another girl named rachel. got pix of her?

bekkaJan 16, 2010

i think he dated a famous model. who is she.

laurelDec 13, 2009

what about elisabeth - one of his past girlfriend. she should be listed, too.

adrienneNov 13, 2009

i would love to see judy.

jason freaksOct 15, 2009

i`ve read somewhere that one of his girlfriend name was andrea.

metallicatsOct 11, 2009

i read that he had many others women. who are they. got pics.

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