Top 10 Musicians with Wealthy Parents

Metal_Treasure
Not necessarily millionaires - upper middle class and above is OK.
I don't count Paris Hilton - for me she isn't really a 'musician'. Come on.

The Top Ten

1 David Lee Roth David Lee Roth David Lee Roth is an American rock vocalist, songwriter, actor, author, and former radio personality.

His father was a celebrated eye surgeon with a lucrative medical practice and a portfolio of real-estate investments. In 1984 his dad was featured on the T.V. show Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous. - Metal_Treasure

2 Ariana Grande Ariana Grande Ariana Grande-Butera, known professionally as Ariana Grande, is an American singer and actress. She was born on June 26th 1993 in Boca Raton, Florida to Joan Grande and Edward Butera. She is best known for her role as Cat Valentine on the Nickelodeon sitcom Victorious and its spin-off show Sam & Cat. ...read more.
3 Lana Del Rey Lana Del Rey Lana Del Rey is a California based singer, songwriter, and model who currently resides in Malibu, California. She was born under the name Elizabeth Woolridge Grant to entrepreneur Robert England Jr. and Patricia Ann Hill in rural Lake Placid, New York on June 21, 1985. She has two siblings, Chuck and ...read more.
4 Lars Ulrich Lars Ulrich Lars Ulrich is a Danish drummer and one of the founding members of the American thrash metal band Metallica.

His dad was one of the top-ranked tennis players in the world and amassed a fortune in the 70s. Drummer's grandfather was also a professional tennis player. Young Lars was shipped to the US at 16 to pursue professional tennis training. But instead of playing tennis, Lars began playing the drums.
At a point Lars published an ad, looking for musicians to start a band with him. James Hetfield replied to the ad, they met, formed Metallica and the rest is history. - Metal_Treasure

5 Lindsey Buckingham Lindsey Buckingham Lindsey Adams Buckingham is an American musician, singer, songwriter, and producer, best known as lead guitarist and one of the vocalists of the musical group Fleetwood Mac from 1975 to 1987, and then 1997 to the present day.
6 Adam Levine Adam Levine Adam Noah Levine is an American singer and songwriter. He is the lead vocalist for the Los Angeles pop rock band Maroon 5. ...read more.
7 Ed Sheeran Ed Sheeran Edward Christopher "Ed" Sheeran is an English singer-songwriter and musician. He was born in Hebden Bridge in Yorkshire and raised in Framlingham, Suffolk.

His father is an art curator and lecturer, while his mother makes jewelry. His parents even ran their own (very successful) art consultancy, Sheeran Lock, for 20 years. - Metal_Treasure

Guessing he has made considerably more himself though...

8 Carly Simon
9 Taylor Swift Taylor Swift Taylor Alison Swift is an American singer-songwriter. She was born on December 13, 1989 in Reading, Pennsylvania. She is best known for writing break up songs and for having more than 5 Grammys. She became interested in country music when she was around 9 years old and after watching a documentary about ...read more.

Swift’s father was a financial advisor at Merrill-Lynch, and her mother worked as a mutual fund marketing executive. - Metal_Treasure

10 PSY PSY Park Jae-sang, better known by his stage name Psy, stylized PSY, is a South Korean singer, songwriter, record producer and rapper.

His father is the executive chairman of a big corporation, and his mother owns several restaurants in Gangnam. - Metal_Treasure

He doesn't deserve it (not saying he should get poor though). - XxembermasterxX

The Contenders

11 Zooey Deschanel Zooey Deschanel Zooey Claire Deschanel is an American actress, singer-songwriter, model, and producer most known for her deadpan comedy roles in the films The Good Girl (2002), The New Guy (2002), Elf (2003), The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (2005), Failure to Launch (2006), Yes Man (2008), and (500) Days of Summer ...read more.
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13 Lena Meyer-Landrut Lena Meyer-Landrut

Although I could not exactly get much information on her father's wealth, her paternal grandfather comes from a family of politicians and her paternal grandmother from an ancient noble family. It can be assumed her father wasn't exactly poor, and she probably wasn't either even before she became a well known German popstar. - Martin_Canine

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