John Hembree is the former member of Paramore, and a former bassist player of Paramore. He had joined the band shortly after Jeremy Davis had left because of his personal reasons. He had done some work with the other members of Paramore for the first album, All We Know is Falling. He had left soon after, though Jeremy Davis had come back after a period of time to be the bassist again. Not much is known about him, as he is currently not a part of any band.


  • When Paramore had first began, Hayley Williams was the neighbor of John Hembree.
  • He is currently married and has one child.
  • He has a Twitter account @captnhembree.
  • He has an Instagram account @captnhembree.
  • It was said in 2011 that he was the bassist of VersaEmerge, though this was later proven untrue.. 
Paramore Members
Current Members Hayley Williams, Taylor York, Zac Farro
Previous Members

Josh Farro, Jason Bynum, Hunter Lamb, John Hembree, Jeremy Davis

Tour Members Justin York
Previous Members Aaron Gillespie, Jon Howard