Colin Hay Net Worth
Colin Hay net worth: Colin Hay is a Scottish-Australian musician who has a net worth of $16 million. Colin Hay has earned his net worth as the lead singer for Men at Work an Australian band that was especially popular during the 1980s. In addition to Men At Work, Colin has also had a successful solo career. Furthermore, director Zach Braff frequently uses Hay's music in his films. Colin was born on June 29, 1953 in Kilwinning, North Ayrshire, Scotland. Colin and his family moved to Australia when he was 14. One of his first gigs was playing acoustic music in a duo with Ron Strykert in 1978. The two musicians went on to form the Men at Work group, by including Jerry Speiser (drums), John Rees (bassist) and Greg Ham (flautist/saxophonist). Men at Work released their debut album Business as Usual in 1981 and it was successful out of the gate. Hay launched his solo career in 1985 after the breakup of the Men at Work band. He is currently married to singer Cecilia Noël, she often provides backup vocals at his shows. He performed at a benefit to provide funds for the continuation of music education in public schools; the show took place at the Artist for the Arts Foundation benefit at Barnum Hall, Santa Monica High School, Santa Monica, California in May 2009.