Mick Jagger Net Worth $370 million
Mick Jagger salary $11,000,000
Mick Jagger Net Worth: How rich is Mick Jagger? & How much money is Mick Jagger worth? Time to find out!
Mick Jagger is an English singer and songwriter and his current net worth is $370 million.
Born in Dartford, Kent to Basil Fanshawe Jagger, a teacher, and Eva Ensley Mary, a hairdresser, he and his younger brother grew up in a middle-class family.
He attended Wentworth Primary School in Dartford alongside Keith Richards. Four years later he passed the eleven-plus test and went to Dartford Grammar School.
The two friends lost contact with each other when they went to different schools, but reunited at Dartford railway station in 1960.
After discovering their shared love of rhythm and blues, they resumed their friendship.
Upon getting seven O-levels and three A-levels at school, Jagger dropped out in 1961.
Jagger and his friend Richards, moved into a place in London with a guitarist they met named Brian Jones.
He continued to study business on a government grant as an undergraduate student, while his friends planned to start their own band.
During that time, he seriously considered becoming either a journalist or a politician.
At the beginning, they performed without any fees, in the interval of Alexis Korner’s gigs at a basement club.
How did Mick get famous?
The band made their first appearance as the Rollin’ Stones at the Marquee Club in London, a jazz club, in 1962.
Later they would change their name to the Rolling Stones as it seemed more formal.
The band composed of Jagger, Keith Richards, Brian Jones, Ian Stewart on the piano, Dick Taylor on bass and Tony Chapman on drums.
After few years, the group started their first tour in the United Kingdom, known as the training ground tour due to everything being a new experience for them.
Upon finding their musical stride as well as popularity, the group became Britain’s most popular group, according to two unscientific opinion pools.
A year later, he dropped out from the London School of Economics to focus on his promising musical career with the band.
Meanwhile, they continued to perform on many places and have already started to write their own songs such as The Last Time. The record became their third No.1 single in the UK.
Throughout the years, the group released several successful albums, such as December’s Children (And Everybody’s), Aftermath and Between the Buttons.
Jagger and Richards received unusual harsh sentences after the police arrested them on drug charges.
Later, he learned how to play guitar and performed it on several songs on Sticky Fingers, 1971, and all subsequent albums.
In collaboration with his friend and colleague, Rupert Löwenstein he has managed the band since 1971, after their second manager left.
While the band continued to give performances on different scenes around the world, Jagger began his solo career.
In 1985 he released his first solo album She’s the Boss, with the first single Just Another Night becoming a Top Ten hit.
During this period, he collaborated with the Jacksons on the song “State of Shock”, sharing lead vocals with Michael Jackson.
How does Mick make money?
With a career spanning on over 56 years, he has received many titles including one of the most popular and influential frontmen in the history of rock & roll.
His performance and distinctive voice along with Keith Richards’ guitar style, become the trademark of the Rolling Stones throughout the band’s career.
The English singer earned press notoriety for his admitted drug use and romantic involvements.
Apart from his music career, he has also starred in films, with his first one being Performance and Ned Kelly, for which he received, mixed reviews.
In 1989 Mick Jagger became one of the rock stars inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. And in 2004 into the UK Music Hall of Fame with the Rolling Stones.
For his services in music, the Queen Elizabeth II knighted him.