Geddy Lee Net Worth
Geddy Lee net worth: Geddy Lee is an award-winning Canadian musician, producer and songwriter who has a net worth of $40 million. An award-winning musician and the lead vocalist for the popular Canadian band, Rush, Geddy Lee is widely recognized for his innovative bass playing and vocal ability. He also produces work for other artists and released a solo album in 2000. Gary Lee Weinrib was born in Willowdale, Ontario, Canada in July 1953. Geddy Lee formed the band in 1968 with his childhood friend Alex Lifeson. They eventually added John Rutsey on drums. After a year with the band, Rutsey was replaced by Neil Peart for health reasons. To date, Rush has sold 25 million albums in the United States and has 14 platinum and 3 multi-platinum albums. They are considered one of the most influential bands of the late 1970s thanks to their artistic and prog-rock albums. The band has been inducted into the Canadian Music Hall of Fame in 1994 and the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2013. Lee has also acted as producer for other bands including Rocket Science and Boys Brigade. He released his only solo album in 2000 titled My Favourite Headache. He joined super group the Big Dirty Band in 2006. He was made an Officer of the Order of Canada in 1996 and Hit Parader ranked him the #13 greatest heavy metal vocalist of all time. He is in Guitar Player magazine's Bass Hall of Fame and is a six time winner of their Best Rock Bass award. He has also won numerous awards from Bass Player magazine.