Phil Anselmo Net Worth
Phil Anselmo net worth: Phil Anselmo is an American musician who has a net worth of $8 million. Phil Anselmo is most famous for being the former lead singer of the heavy metal band Pantera. Philip Hansen Anselmo was born in New Orleans, Louisiana on June 30, 1968. Despite having released three albums, in 1986 Pantera was still an unsigned band under the former lead singer Terrence Lee. In 1987, Pantera hired the then 19-year-old Anselmo to take over lead singing duties. The band went on to release six studio albums with Phil. Their 1994 album Far Beyond Driven debuted at #1 on the Billboard 200 chart. In 1996, Anselmo went into cardiac arrest after overdosing on heroin. Pantera went on hiatus in 2001 and officially disbanded in 2004. In 2006 Anselmo started recording and touring ful time with his own band, Down, which has actually been around since 1991. The band has released three studio albums. He was also a part of the band Superjoint Ritual, and released a solo album in 2013. Phil Anselmo's musical influences include the bands Black Sabbath, Black Flag, Iron Maiden, and Slayer. He has his own record label which is called Housecore Records and he underwent surgery in 2005 to repair severe damage to his back.