Mark Hoppus

American bassist and singer

Mark Allan Hoppus (born March 15, 1972)[1] is an American musician, singer-songwriter, record producer, and former television personality

Mark Hoppus playing with Blink 182 in 2004

He was born March 15, 1972 in Ridgecrest, California. He is most famous for being a member of the band Blink 182.

Hoppus played the bass guitar and sang. After Blink 182 broke up, he started another band, called "+44", with Blink 182's drummer, Travis Barker. When he was younger he played in bands called Pier 69 and the Attic Children. He has a wife named Skye and a son named Jack. Today he continues to play for Blink 182 alongside Travis Barker & Matt Skiba.

In June 2021, Hoppus was diagnosed with stage-4 lymphoma.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. Stam, Janneke (15 March 2016). "14 of Mark Hoppus' Greatest Tweets". Rock Sound. Freeway Press. Archived from the original on March 15, 2016. Retrieved 15 March 2016.
  2. "Blink-182's Mark Hoppus announces he has cancer, is undergoing chemo". TODAY.com. Retrieved 2021-06-25.