Sam Kiszka

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Bassist (1997)
Sat Jul 30 2022
By   Diwas-2022

Sam Kiszka, aka Samuel Kiszka, is the bassist for the American rock band Greta Van Fleet

He has been playing the bass guitar from a young age, and his hard work and dedication have helped to make him one of the most highly respected bassists today.

On top of that, Sam's personal life is just as interesting as his professional life, though. Today we will uncover his personal and professional life through this article.

Early Life

Sam was born on May 31, 1997, in Detroit, Michigan, the United States of America. However, details regarding his early life are still behind the curtains. 

At a very young age, he started playing the bass guitar and has been passionate about it ever since. 

Family Details

The Greta Van Fleet band member Sam was born to his father, Papa Kiszka and mother, Karen Kiszka. Sam belongs to a musical background where both his parents are well-known musicians.

Photo of Sam Kiszka along with his father, Papa Kiszka , mother Karen Kiszka, brother  Јоѕhuа Кіѕzkа аnd Јаkе Кіѕzkа and sister,  Vеrоnіса Кіѕzkа.
Photo of Sam Kiszka along with his father, Papa Kiszka , mother Karen Kiszka, brother  Јоѕhuа Кіѕzkа аnd Јаkе Кіѕzkа and sister,  Vеrоnіса Кіѕzkа. Image Source: Buzz Fedd

Moreover, he has three siblings, two older twin brothers, Јоѕhuа Кіѕzkа аnd Јаkе Кіѕzkа and a sister, Vеrоnіса Кіѕzkа. 

A matter of fact, Sam and his two brothers started their rock band at the early age of thіrtееn.

Education Qualification

Talking about Sam's educational qualification, he has completed his primary education and high schooling at Frankenmuth High School situated at Genesee St, Frankenmuth.

However, he has not mentioned his higher education and his majors in any media but no worries we will update you shortly if any educational info comes out.

Net Worth 

Sam Kiszka's net worth is estimated to be around $1 million, similar to the net worth of Marieangela King. He has made most of his money from his career as a musician.

Furthermore, he also earns a good amount of money through his verified Instagram handle.

Relationship Status

Talking about Sam's relationship status, he is currently in a married relationship with Joy Powell, who is an Instagram influencer.

Photo of Sam Kiszka along with his wife, Joy Powell.
Photo of Sam Kiszka along with his wife, Joy Powell. Image Source: Instagram @joooyous

The romantic couple tied their knot on November 19, 2019, in a private wedding ceremony.  Only invited guests and family members were present at their wedding where they exchanged their vows. 

Additionally, Joy shared their wedding photo through her Instagram @joooyous. At the wedding ceremony, Joy wore a white wedding dress whereas Sam wore a blue suit and black pants.

Without a doubt, they looked amazing at their wedding ceremony.

Physical Appearance

Greta Van Fleet bassist Sam is a handsome guy with a dashing personality. He has blue eyes which perfectly compliment his long brown hair.

Talking about his physical stats, he stands at a decent height of 5 feet 7 inches (167 cm) while he weighs around 60 kg (132 lbs). However, other details regarding his body measurement are still behind the curtain.

Active On Instagram

Sam Kiszka is a social media-friendly person, and he is available on Instagram with the @sammy_gvf username. His Instagram account is verified where he has obtained more than 237k followers.

Picture of Sam Kiszka during a concert.
Picture of Sam Kiszka during a concert. mage Source: Instagram @sammy_gvf 

Moreover, he is quite active on his Instagram handle, where he often posts photos and videos of his personal life enjoyment to entertain his fans and followers. 

However, he is not active on Facebook and Twitter for now but there are some accounts in his name that his fans may have created.

Sam Kiszka's House 

Sam currently lives in a house in Detroit, Michigan, the United States of America. Some sources claim that he purchased the house in early 2018 and has been living there ever since. 

In detail, the house is a typical two-story home with three bedrooms and two bathrooms. The place is also very close to his fellow band members and other members of the music industry. 

From where Sam lives, he can easily walk to places like the "Greta Van Fleet" rehearsal hall and recording studio and is in close proximity to the Detroit music scene. 

Owns A Bike

Out of all things, Sam is the proud owner of a black Tea Moped. It is a fun and indulgent electric bike that has a top speed of up to 80 kilometers per hour (50 miles).

On top of that, the other members of his band all have the same bike that he does, just like him.

Photo of Sam Kiszka riding his blacktea moped.
Photo of Sam Kiszka riding his Blacktea Moped. Image Source: Instagram @sammy_gvf 

In addition to that, Sam is known to travel to a variety of new locations on a regular basis by riding his black tea moped bike.

Has An IMDb Page

Like many other celebs, Sam has got an IMDb page. He has got four credits as a writer, producer, and composer and four credits for the soundtrack. He has also obtained five self-credits, just like Justin Deeley.

Furthermore, his IMDb page also contains a short biography, personal details, and awards and nominations.

Awards & Nominations

Sam has been nominated for several awards for his outstanding performance as a musician. 

In the 2019 Grammy Awards, he was nominated for Best Rock Performance, Best New Artist, Best Rock Album and Best New Artist.

However, he only won the ''Best Rock Album Award'' for From the Fires, which he shared with his rock band members Robert Wagner and Jacob Thomas Kiszka.

Sam Band Has Its Own YouTube Channel

The Greta Van Fleet band members have their own official Youtube channel where they post videos related to music and sometimes cooking.

They joined the platform in the year 2017 and they posted their first video on March 31, 2017, titled Greta Van Fleet-Highway Tune (Audio). 

Following that, they posted another music video titled Greta Van Fleet-Highway Tune (Official Video), which has over 84 million views, making it one of the most viewed videos on their channel.

Moreover, they have posted several songs and music videos that have garnered millions of views.

About Sam's Band - Greta Van Fleet 

As mentioned earlier, Sam Kiszka is the bassist for the American rock band Greta Van Fleet. The group was formed in the year 2012 in Michigan when the lead singer, Josh Kiszka, was just twelve years old. 

The band has been getting a lot of attention in the last few years, and Sam Kiszka is one of the main reasons for that. His playing style is unique, and he stands out from the rest of the bass players in the rock music industry. 

Sam has also co-written many songs with the rest of the band. The band released its first EP in the year 2017 and has been on tour. They have been compared to the "Led Zeppelin" band members and have received a lot of praise for their originality. 

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