Eric “Bobo” Correa Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

Eric “Bobo” Correa Quick Info
Height5 ft 11 in
Weight78 kg
Date of BirthAugust 27, 1968
Zodiac SignVirgo
Hair Color
Salt and Pepper

Eric “Bobo” Correa is an American percussionist and musician who is known for having been a member of bands like Beastie Boys, Cypress Hill, and Ritmo Machine. Moreover, he has worked on various musical projects including Ill Communication, Hello Nasty, Meeting of the Minds, Till Death Do Us Part, and Welcome To The Ritmo Machine.

Born Name

Eric Correa

Nick Name

Bobo

Eric Bobo Correa as seen while posing for a picture at CNN Radio Argentina in December 2019
Eric Bobo Correa as seen while posing for a picture at CNN Radio Argentina in December 2019 (Eric Bobo Correa / Instagram)

Sun Sign

Virgo

Born Place

Queens, New York City, New York, United States

Residence

Los Angeles, California, United States

Nationality

American

Education

He studied at California State University, Los Angeles.

Occupation

Percussionist, Musician

Family

  • Father – Willie Bobo (Latin and Jazz Percussionist)

Genre

Hip Hop, Jazz, Latin, Rock

Instruments

Drums, Latin Percussion

Labels

Nacional Records

From Left to Right - Eric Bobo Correa, Kobe Bryant, and Sen Dog
From Left to Right – Eric Bobo Correa, Kobe Bryant, and Sen Dog (Eric Bobo Correa / Instagram)

Build

Average

Height

5 ft 11 in or 180.5 cm

Weight

78 kg or 172 lbs

Race / Ethnicity

Hispanic

Eric “Bobo” Correa is of Puerto Rican descent on his father’s side.

Hair Color

Salt and Pepper

Eye Color

Dark Brown

Sexual Orientation

Straight

Distinctive Features

  • Often wears a cap
  • Deep-set eyes
Eric Bobo Correa (Right) posing for a picture alongside Mariano Castro in May 2019
Eric Bobo Correa (Right) posing for a picture alongside Mariano Castro in May 2019 (Eric Bobo Correa / Instagram)

Eric “Bobo” Correa Facts

  1. He was 4 years old when he started drumming. At the age of 5, he made his first public appearance by performing on stage with his father.
  2. Eric’s father died of cancer at the age of 49.
  3. During his time at California State University, Los Angeles, he worked on some critically acclaimed projects including We’re Back, Diversions, and Monstrosity!.
  4. His fellow Cypress Hill bandmates include B-Real, DJ Muggs, Sen Dog, and Mix Master Mike.
  5. With Beastie Boys, Eric “Bobo” Correa released the 4th studio album, Ill Communication, on May 31, 1994, via Grand Royal Records. The album topped the US Billboard 200 chart and was ranked at number #2 on the US Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums (Billboard) chart.
  6. He released his first studio album titled Meeting of the Minds on November 18, 2008, via Nacional Records.

Featured Image by Eric Bobo Correa / Instagram

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