Tim Rice Net Worth $280 million
Tim Rice salary $30,000,000
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Tim Rice is an English author and lyricist, and his current net worth is $280 million.
Born at Sharedoles, to Hugh Gordon Rice, a former military, and Joan Odette, a photographic interpreter for Women’s Auxiliary Air Force, he attended three independent schools.
He went to Aldwickbury School in Hertfordshire, St. Albans School as well as at the Lancing Collage.
Rice dropped out of Lancing and began to work as an articled clerk for a law firm in London. He also went to Sorbonne in Paris for a year.
After that year in Paris, he started working at EMI Records as a management trainee. He went to work as an assistant producer with EMI producer Norrie Paramor after Norrie left.
Throughout his entire career, Rice collaborated with many artists such as Andrew Lloyd Webber, Alan Menken, and Elton John. Together they created productions such as Aladdin, and The Lion King.
Many of the songs he wrote received numerous awards such as Academy Awards and Golden Globe awards.
He won his third Academy Award for Best Original Song with You Must Love Me. For this song he collaborated with Lloyd Webber for the film version Evita.
He also wrote eight lyrics for Pyotr llyich Tchaikovsky’s Ballet, The Nutcracker. Reunited with Andrew Lloyd Webber in 2011, together wrote Webber’s production of The Wizard of Oz.
Rice then rejected working with him again, saying that their collaboration has had its course.
Today he is one of the most celebrated lyricists in Britain’s popular culture. He received the rank of Sir from Queen Elizabeth II for services in music, back in 1994.
He is a member of Songwriter’s Hall of Fame, a Disney Legend recipient as well as a fellow of the British Academy of Songwriters, Composers and Authors.
Tim Rice also has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. In 2015, Times ranked him the 15th richest singer in the UK.
He married Jane McIntosh in 1974, after they both worked at Capital Radio. They are still married through this day, however, they are not together anymore. He has fathered two children.