Richest Bassists in the World

29 October 2014

Richest Bassists in the World | Top 10

Wondering who are the world’s richest bassists? Ealuxe has the answer!

Although the bassists are not as popular as their band’s vocalist, they are important to any band. In rock music, bass plays an important part.

However, many bassists have huge bank accounts. Like these 10.

Despite having the highest-grossing tour of all time, Roger Waters isn’t the richest from our top list. Can you guess who’s #1?

Let’s get straight to business!

10Krist Novoselic – Net worth – $40 million

We begin our top list with the 49-year-old bassist Krist Novoselic.

Best known as the co-founder of the grunge band Nirvana, the American rock musician has a net worth of $40 million.
In 1995, a year after the band ended due to Kurt Cobain’s death, Krist Novoselic formed Sweet 75, and later, Eyes Adrift.

After releasing 1 album with each band, the bassist went to play from 2006 to 2009 in a punk band called Flipper.

Outside of music, Krist Novoselic has been active in several political causes, founding JAMPAC (Joint Artists and Musicians Political Action Committee).

Since 2008, he has served as board chair of the electoral reform organization FairVote.

#10 Krist Novoselic - Net worth - $40 million | Richest Bassists in the World | Top 10 [ Image Source: huffingtonpost.com]
#10 Krist Novoselic – Net worth – $40 million | Richest Bassists in the World | Top 10 [ Image Source: huffingtonpost.com]
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