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 Ten
1 Paul 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.
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2 Bono - $600 million
And how much of that did he make from pissing people off on iOS8?
3 Elton John - $450 million
4 Jimmy Buffett - $400 million
5 Mick Jagger - $360 million
Sir 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.
6 Keith Richards - $340 million
Keith Richards is an English musician—primarily a guitarist—singer, songwriter, best-selling memoirist, and founding member of the rock band The Rolling Stones.
7 Ringo Starr - $300 million
8 Jon Bon Jovi - $300 million
John 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. V 1 Comment
9 Sting - $300 million
Gordon Matthew Thomas Sumner CBE, known professionally by his stage name Sting, is an English musician, singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, activist, actor, and philanthropist.
10 Gene Simmons - $300 million
Chaim Witz, known professionally by his stage name Gene Simmons, is an Israeli-American musician, singer, songwriter, record producer, entrepreneur, actor and television personality. V 1 Comment