David Gilmour Net Worth

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David Gilmour Net Worth
Net Worth:
$140 Million
Date of Birth
March 6, 1946
Place of Birth
Record producer, Musician, Singer-songwriter, Multi-instrumentalist, Guitarist, Music Programmer, Film Score Composer

David Gilmour net worth: David Gilmour is an English musician, singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist who has a net worth of $140 million. Born March 6, 1946 in Grantchester, United Kingdom, Gilmour was asked to join the band Pink Floyd in 1967 as the guitarist and singer when founding guitarist Syd Barrett was faltering because of heavy drug use. Gilmour wrote Pink Floyd's huge hit Comfortably Numb. In his teen years, Gilmour learned to play the guitar and played in a band called Joker's Wild, after which he traveled around Europe for a year as a busker (street performer). Pink Floyd experienced enormous commercial success with songs like Wish You Were Here and critically acclaimed albums such as The Dark Side of the Moon. When band member Roger Waters began to assert more control over Pink Floyd, tensions mounted and Gilmour started some of his own musical projects. When Waters left the group in 1986, Gilmour stepped up to the helm and produced Pink Floyd's 13th album, A Momentary Lapse of Reason. Gilmour and band mate Nick Mason subsequently filed a lawsuit to prevent Waters from using the name Pink Floyd. Gilmour has been married twice. He married Ginger Hasenbein in 1974 and they had four children before divorcing in 1990. Gilmour later married novelist Polly Samson and they had four children of their own. Gilmour eventually admitted to having a cocaine addiction, but quit when he met his second wife, Polly.

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David Gilmour

David Gilmour

David Jon Gilmour, CBE, is an English musician, singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist. He is best known for his work as the guitarist and co-lead vocalist of the progressive rock band Pink Floyd. It is estimated that by 2012 the group had sold over 250 million records...
Record producer / Musician / Singer-songwriter / Multi-instrumentalist / Guitarist / Music Programmer / Film Score Composer
Date of Birth
  • March 6, 1946
  • David Gilmore
  • Dave Gilmour
  • David Jon Gilmour
  • David John Gilmour
  • Gilmour, David
  • Dave Gilmore
  • Pink Floyd
  • English people
  • 6 ft (1.83 m)
  • United Kingdom
  • United Kingdom
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Notable Appearances
  • David Gilmour in Concert
  • Remember That Night
  • Pink Floyd: Pulse
  • The Strat Pack: Live in Concert
  • La Carrera Panamericana
  • Classic Albums: Pink Floyd – The Making of The Dark Side of the Moon
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