Don Felder net worth: Don Felder is an American musician and songwriter who has a net worth of $60 million dollars. Born in Gainesville, Florida, Don Felder began playing guitar when he was in elementary school, and formed his first band when he was in high school. He played with future band mate, Bernie Leadon, in a band in Florida, and then had his first taste of musical success, performing with the group the Maundy Quintet. He relocated to New York, where he performed and recorded with the improvisational rock group, Flow, and then moved to Boston to work at a recording studio. He met the members of The Eagles in the early 70s through Bernie Leadon, and in 1974, he was invited to perform on one of their tracks. This led to an invitation to join the group, and he went on to write their most successful song, "Hotel California". After they broke up, he launched a moderately successful solo career, and he released his most recent solo album in late 2012.