Pete Burns net worth: Pete Burns is a British singer-songwriter with an estimated net worth of $500 thousand dollars. Born in Port Sunlight, Wirral, United Kingdom, Pete Burns first rose to fame as the founder and lead singer of the band, Dead or Alive. The group is most widely recognized for their hit single, "You Spin Me Round (Like a Record)", released in 1985. He is known for his continually shifting appearance due to multiple plastic surgeries and tattoos. After largely disappearing from the spotlight during the 90s, he re-emerged in the mid-2000s appearing on "Celebrity Big Brother" in 2006. His time on the show was met with much controversy. He was married to hairdresser Lynn Corlett from 1978 to 2006. He then married his boyfriend in July of 2006. He has since appeared on "Celebrity Wife Swap" and his own show, "Pete's PA". He released one solo single in 2010, but has not released anything else to date.