Top 10 Richest Rock Musicians
Considering that rock music had an enormous impact on the culture of the 20th century, it becomes fairly obvious that many individuals were able to become very rich from good ole rock 'n' roll.
But as always, some are richer than the rest. Check out the richest rock stars list below.
Created on 8/23/2015, source: http://www.celebritynetworth.com/list/top-50-rock-stars/
The Top TenX
1Paul McCartney - $1.2 billion
What you might have to remember is to convert dollars to pounds. So whilst McCartney is rich... He probably isn't a billionaire. - IronSabbathPriest
Glad that it's good musicians who made this list and not the fake stuff of today.
2Bono - $600 million
And how much of that did he make from pissing people off on iOS8?
3Elton John - $450 million
4Jimmy Buffett - $400 million
5Mick Jagger - $360 millionSir Michael Philip "Mick" Jagger is an English singer, songwriter, and actor, best known as the lead vocalist and a co-founder of the Rolling Stones.
6Keith Richards - $340 millionKeith Richards is an English musician—primarily a guitarist—singer, songwriter, best-selling memoirist, and founding member of the rock band The Rolling Stones.
7Ringo Starr - $300 million
8Jon Bon Jovi - $300 millionJohn Francis Bongiovi, Jr., known as Jon Bon Jovi, is an American singer-songwriter, record producer, philanthropist, and actor, best known as the founder and frontman of rock band Bon Jovi, which was formed in 1983.V1 Comment
9Sting - $300 millionGordon Matthew Thomas Sumner CBE, known professionally by his stage name Sting, is an English musician, singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, activist, actor, and philanthropist.
10Gene Simmons - $300 millionChaim Witz, known professionally by his stage name Gene Simmons, is an Israeli-American musician, singer, songwriter, record producer, entrepreneur, actor and television personality.V1 Comment