Top 20 Trumpet Player celebrities in United States

Here is the latest list of the world's top 20 Trumpet Player celebrities [Updated May 11, 2021].

1. Doc Severinsen

Doc Severinsen net worth 2020
Doc Severinsen was born on July 7, 1927 in Arlington, United States.

Country singer who was a trumpeter and bandleader on The Tonight Show with Johnny Carson.

His nickname is Little Doc.

Net Worth 2020: $20 Million

2. Miles Davis

Miles Davis net worth 2020
Miles Davis was born on May 26, 1926 in Alton, United States.
His most famous musical album was "Kind of Blue," which was released in 1959 by Columbia Records. It was voted in as a national treasure by the House of Representatives in 2009 on its 50th anniversary.

Net Worth 2020: $19 Million

3. Lee Loughnane

Lee Loughnane net worth 2020
Lee Loughnane was born on October 21, 1946 in United States.
He belonged to Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia, a music fraternity.

Net Worth 2020: $16 Million

4. Louis Armstrong

Louis Armstrong net worth 2020
Louis Armstrong was born on August 4, 1901 in New Orleans, United States.
"Bout Time," a song he wrote in his 60s, was featured in the film Bewitched. 

Net Worth 2020: $10 Million

5. Jimmy King

Jimmy King net worth 2020
Jimmy King was born on October 19, 1984 in Stamford, United States.

Trumpet player who is most famous for being a member of the touring band of pop superstar Bruno Mars. He has also performed with other big name artists like John LegendJanelle Monae and Mary J. Blige.

He has been sponsored by the gig bag and case company Reunion Blues.

Net Worth 2020: $200 Thousand

6. Lee Morgan

Lee Morgan net worth 2020
Lee Morgan was born on July 10, 1938 in Philadelphia, United States.
He helped lead the Jazz and People's Movement, a group which tried to further the showcasing of jazz musicians in the early 1970s.

7. Art Farmer

Art Farmer net worth 2020
Art Farmer was born on August 21, 1928 in United States.
He suffered from a lot of lip-related injuries throughout his career.

8. Bobby Hackett

Bobby Hackett net worth 2020
Bobby Hackett was born on January 31, 1915 in Providence, United States.

Irish-American trumpeter known for playing with Benny Goodman and Glenn Miller.

In 1947, he was invited to perform at Louis Armstrong's Town Hall Jazz Concert.
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Salary 2020: $1.032 million

9. Roy Eldridge

Roy Eldridge net worth 2020
Roy Eldridge was born on January 30, 1911 in United States.
He joined Gene Krupa's Orchestra in 1941, making him one of the first black musicians to be invited on as a permanent member of a white big band.

10. Spencer Ludwig

Spencer Ludwig net worth 2020
Spencer Ludwig was born on June 24, 1990 in Los Angeles, United States.
He has amassed over 40,000 followers to his Instagram account.

11. Terence Blanchard

Terence Blanchard net worth 2020
Terence Blanchard was born on March 13, 1962 in New Orleans, United States.

A key figure in the 1980s Jazz Resurgence who played with the Jazz Messengers and the Lionel Hampton Orchestra.

He served as the Artistic Director at the Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz.

12. Woody Shaw

Woody Shaw net worth 2020
Woody Shaw was born on December 24, 1944 in United States.
He was born with photographic memory and perfect pitch.

13. Ziggy Elman

Ziggy Elman net worth 2020
Ziggy Elman was born on May 26, 1914 in Philadelphia, United States.

Founder of the Ziggy Elman and His Orchestra and who is also known for his collaborations with Benny Goodman.

After having a heart attack in 1956, Elman's career declined to the point of his financial ruin.

14. Cootie Williams

Cootie Williams net worth 2020
Cootie Williams was born on July 10, 1911 in Mobile, United States.

Jazz trumpeter who worked with Duke Ellington's band in many of their classic recordings.

Coming to New York at the height of the swing era, he created a more dancing jazz sound that got him an invitation from Duke Ellington to join his band.

15. Muggsy Spanier

Muggsy Spanier net worth 2020
Muggsy Spanier was born on November 9, 1901 in United States.

Bix Beiderbecke's predecessor as best cornet and trumpet player in Chicago.

His real name was Francis Joseph Julian Spanier, but he was called "Muggsy" because he would appropriate the work of others and make it his own.

16. Jon Hassell

Jon Hassell net worth 2020
Jon Hassell was born on March 22, 1937 in United States.
He studied under Pandit Pran Nath in India and imitated the singer's style in his trumpet playing.

17. Dominick Farinacci

Dominick Farinacci net worth 2020
Dominick Farinacci was born on March 3, 1983 in United States.
In his mid-teens, he was a recipient of the Yamaha Young Performing Artist Award.

18. Doc Cheatham

Doc Cheatham net worth 2020
Doc Cheatham was born on June 13, 1905 in United States.

Jazz trumpeter who toured for decades with music groups led by Chick Webb, Cab Calloway, Teddy Hill, and Benny Goodman. He also produced some solo work in between those engagements.

He created some his best works in his later life, taking up singing when he was in his seventies.

19. Clifford Brown

Clifford Brown was born on October 30, 1930 in Wilmington, United States.
He did not use drugs or drink alcohol, unlike most trumpet players at the time.

20. Donald Byrd

Donald Byrd was born on December 9, 1932 in Detroit, United States.
He recorded the album "Love Byrd" with one of his North Carolina Central University students.