Top 10 richest drummers in the world in 2017, highest paid most popular drummers list.
The music industry has become extremely famous to many of us and people from all around the world are trying to make their career in this industry. This is nice to notice that singers, instrument players are doing really well in this industry. They are earning huge amount from this field. Consequently, today we can observe that persons from this field have become rich and renowned.
List of top 10 richest drummers in 2017
Besides singers, musicians too are making good income from this music industry. We can take a look at the top 10 drummers who possess a huge new worth.
Let us have a look at the top ten richest drummers in 2017
1. Ringo Starr: This man is of 74 years of age but still he is the best competitor for the young drummers. He is playing for The Beatles. Besides being a famous drummer he is also the lead vocalist of this group. His net worth is valued at $300 Million
2. Dave Grohl: He is one of the famous American instrumentalist and songwriter. He became famous as drummer with the group Nirvana. He is the founder of the famous rock Band Foo Fighters. He has a net worth of $ 260 million
3. Phil Collins: Phil Collins was born in the year 1951 in London. He is famous for playing different types of instruments including drums. Besides, being a talented drummer, he is a famous songwriter, singer, music producer. In the year 1970 he joined in Genesis as drummer and then he became the lead vocalists. He has earned nearly $250 Million as net worth.
4.Don Henley: He is the famous drummer, songwriter and singer from America. He is the founding member of the famous rock band Eagles. He was associated with Eagles since the year 1971 to 1980. He was drummer and co-vocalist in this group. His famous songs as lead vocalist in Eagles are Witchy woman, Best of My Love, One of These Nights etc. His net worth is valued at $200 Million
5. Lars Ulrich : He is one of the famous drummers from America. He has founded his own rock band Metallica. He is a multitalented person. He is not only a great musician but also he is renowned as songwriter, producer and actor. At present he is holding a net worth of $175 Million.
6. Charlie Watts: He is one of the talented and experienced drummers. He started his career as drummer when he met Brian Jones, Keith Richards, and Mick Jagger. He started playing drums with the group The Rolling stones. He has also started his own group The Charlie Watts Tenet. He is holding a net worth of $160 Million.
7. Larry Mullen Jr. : He is an Irish Drummer and musician and he is famous of playing drums for the rock band U2. He has joined this group since inception of this group. Already he has recorded 13 video albums with this group. His present net worth is $150 Million.
8. Roger Taylor : This famous English musician is not only famous for playing drums. He is a multi-instrumentalists and songwriter too. He is playing for the rock band Queen. He was also a lead vocalist. He started his career as a drummer of the band Smile. At present he is holding a net worth of $140 Million.
9. Joey Kramer: Joseph Michael Kramer was born in the year 1950 in New York. Presently he is residing in Texas. He is being considered as one of the most powerful drummer. At present he is playing with hard rock and Aerosmith. He is having a Net Worth of $100 Million. He has also made a guest appearance in the 22nd season of the famous series The Simpsons.
10. Chad Smith : This famous drummer and musician from America are positioned at no 10. He is having a Net Worth of $90 Million. He is playing drums for the group Red Hot Chili Peppers. He joined this group in the year 1988. He has a successful career as drummer as he has played with famous vocalists Jennifer nettles, Kid Rock, Jake Bugg and many more.
Those top 10 richest drummers in the world have made people to realize that a talented artists can earn in million in the field of music.