Lemmy Kilmister Net Worth
Lemmy Kilmister Net Worth: Lemmy Kilmister was an English rock musician who had a net worth of $10 million dollars. Lemmy Kilmister was born Ian Fraser Kilmister in 1945 in Burslem, Soke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, England. Kilmister started joining local bands in the early '60s eventually landing with a group called The Rockin' Vickers. He stayed with the group for two years and toured Europe before moving to London where he began working as a crew member for The Jimi Hendrix Experience. In 1972, Kilmister joined Hawkwind to sing and play bass. Three years later, he formed his own band Motorhead after getting tossed from Hawkwind following his arrest on drug possession charges in Ontario, Canada. Motorhead experienced its biggest successes in the early '80s, charting several number one singles and the chart-topping U.K. album "No Sleep 'til Hammersmith". Motorhead has sold 15 million albums worldwide. The group won their first Grammy Award for Best Metal Performance after covering "Whiplash" in 2005. Kilmister worked with several well-known musicians, including the Ramones, Slash, Michael Monroe, and Ozzy Osbourne. In addition to music, Kilmister has appeared in a variety of movies and TV shows, including "The Young Ones", "Airheads", "Tromeo and Juliet", "Terror Firmer", and "Down and Out with the Dolls". He was featured in the rockumentary "Lemmy" in 2010. In "Lemmy", dozens of musicians were interviewed to discuss Kilmister, including Dave Grohl, Alice Cooper, Nikki Sixx, Mick Jones, Kate Von D, and Lars Ulrich. He was considered a living sex legend by Maxim magazine after his claim he had slept with more than one thousand women. He was featured in Paul Miles' book "Sex Tips from Rock Stars". Lemmy Kilmister died on December 28, 2015 at the age of 70 after battling a series of health issues.