Michael Stipe Net Worth

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Michael Stipe Net Worth
Net Worth:
$75 Million
Date of Birth
January 4, 1960
Place of Birth
Decatur
Profession
Singer, Record producer, Television Producer, Film Producer, Singer-songwriter, Visual Artist, Activist, Lyricist, Musician

Michael Stipe is a Georgia-born American singer and the lead vocalist for the alternative rock band R.E.M. Known for his "mumbling style" of singing and his surreal lyrics, Stipe's estimated net worth is currently estimated at $75 million. R.E. M., with Stipe along for the ride, was formed in 1980. The group's first single, "Radio Free Europe," was a hit on college radio. After the group signed a recording contract with I.R.S. Records, they produced their first album, "Murmur," in 1983. Critics loved it and the album won Rolling Stone's Critics Poll Award for "Album of the Year," beating out Michael Jackson's phenomenal hit album, "Thriller." The group enjoyed more success throughout the 1990s and remains viable today. Michael Stipe, while still an active member of R.E.M., is also known for his social and political activism.

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Michael Stipe

Michael Stipe

John Michael Stipe is an American singer, lyricist and visual artist. He was the lead vocalist of the alternative rock band R.E.M. from their formation in 1980 until their dissolution in 2011. Stipe is noted and occasionally parodied for the "mumbling" style of his early car...
Profession
Date of Birth
  • January 4, 1960
Nicknames
  • John Michael Stipe
  • J.M. Stipe
  • REM
  • Stipe, Michael
  • R.E.M.
  • R.E.M
Height
  • 5 ft 9 in (1.753 m)
Nationality
  • United States of America
Country
  • United States of America
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