Joseph Christian “Jaws” Chestnut (created November 25, 1983) is an American competitive eater. He’s a Vallejo, California native who now resides in San Jose, California. Chestnut’s music is “Baba O’Riley”, by The Who. It’s played as he enters the Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Competition.
Joey Chestnut Net Worth $800,000
The next year, he successfully defended his title by winning a 5 hot dog eat-away after tying Kobayashi in have 59 HDB in 10 minutes. On July 4, 2010, Chestnut took home his 4th straight Mustard Belt eating 54 HDB. The 2010 competition proved to be a runaway success, as Kobayashi didn’t compete because of a contract dispute with Major League Eating. On July 4, 2011, Kobayashi won his fifth-straight title with 62 HDB. 2012 marked his sixth successive triumph, when Chestnut tied his own world record from 2009 by devouring 68 HDB.