Peter Frampton Net Worth
Peter Frampton Net Worth: Peter Frampton is an English rock musician and guitarist who has a net worth of $30 million dollars. Born April 22, 1950 in Bromley, Kent, England, Peter Frampton began his career with the bands Humble Pie and The Herd and is best known for his hit album Frampton Comes Alive! which sold more than 10 million copies and held the notable distinction of being the best-selling live rock album in history until 1998. In his pre-teen years he played in the bands The Little Ravens, The Trubeats and George & The Dragons (a group that included fellow up-and-coming musician David Bowie). In 1967 16-year-old Frampton became the lead guitarist and singer for the pop-oriented group The Herd and stayed with the band two years. His next musical venture was fronting the band Humble Pie with Steve Marriott, after which Frampton struck out on his own. His debut album Wind Of Change (1972) sent him touring extensively over the next few years, promoting the albums Frampton's Camel (1973), Somethin's Happening (1974) and Frampton (1975). It was his album live double album recording Frampton Comes Alive! in 1976 that catapulted Frampton into superstardom. The LP held the notable distinction of being the best-selling live rock album in history and the singles Baby I Love Your Way, Do You Feel Like I Do? and Show Me the Way dominated the American charts. Both Billboard and Rolling Stone magazines named him Artist of the Year. By the end of the '70s, Frampton's popularity had declined. Following a near-fatal automobile accident, Frampton was forced to temporarily shelve his music career. He recorded sporadically throughout the '80s, most notably releasing Breaking All The Rules (1981), The Art of Control (1982) and Premonition (1986). The following year, his re-entered the public spotlight and began touring as a lead guitarist with longtime friend David Bowie and released Frampton Comes Alive II (1995). In 2001, the legendary Frampton Comes Alive! celebrated 16 million albums sold. Since then he's released a number of albums including Now (2003), Fingerprints (2006) and Thank You Mr. Churchill (2010).