Pete Townshend Net Worth
Pete Townshend Net Worth: Pete Townshend is an English rock musician, composer, multi-instrumentalist, vocalist, songwriter and author who has a net worth of $150 million dollars. Pete Townshend is most widely recognized as the guitarist and principal songwriter for The Who. A successful solo artist as well, Pete Townshend has released dozens of albums as a solo artist and member of The Who.
He was born Peter Dennis Blandford Townshend on 19 May 1945, in Chiswick, London. Townshend is the guitarist and driving force behind The Who, a British group that ruled the rock stage throughout the 1960s. Raised in the suburbs of London, Townshend first started playing music as a teenager. In 1964, he became a founding member of The Who, along with bass player John Entwistle, vocalist Roger Daltry and drummer Keith Moon. By the end of the following year, the combo was already famous for their violent stage acts (Townshend smashed guitars during performances) and for the hit songs "I Can't Explain," "Anyway, Anyhow, Anywhere" and "My Generation". Pete Townshend was the main songwriter both for the group. His portfolio include notable Who singles like "Magic Bus," "Pinball Wizard" and "Won't Get Fooled Again." In the 1980s, he saw the release of his solo records, and he involved himself more in literary pursuits. However, he has never actually ceased to work with the Who, regularly participating in the group's occasional reunions after its formal breakup.
|Net Worth:||$150 Million|
|Date of Birth:||May 19, 1945 (75 years old)|
|Height:||6 ft (1.829 m)|
|Profession:||Singer, Songwriter, Musician, Guitarist, Keyboard Player, Author, Composer, Singer-songwriter, Actor, Film Producer|