Roger Waters Net Worth
Roger Waters Net Worth: Roger Waters is an English musician, singer, songwriter and composer who has a net worth of $310 million dollars. Roger Waters is most famous for being the co-founder and lead singer of the widely successful British band, Pink Floyd. With Pink Floyd alone, Roger sold over 250 million albums internationally. He embarked on a very successful solo career after leaving the group in 1985. He was born George Roger Waters on September 6, 1943, in Great Bookham, Surrey, England. When the band formed in 1965 he played bass. He became the co-lead vocalist after the departure of band mate Syd Barrett in 1968. Roger went on to become the band's lyricist, principal songwriter and conceptual leader. Subsequently, Pink Floyd achieved international stardom with the concept albums The Dark Side of the Moon, Wish You Were Here, Animals, The Wall and The Final Cut. In the midst of creative disparities among band mates, Waters left Pink Floyd in 1986. His departure caused a legal dispute over their intended use of the band's name and material. The dispute was settled out of court in 1987. Nearly 18 years later he reunited with Pink Floyd.
Initially known for psychedelic or space rock music, and later, for their progressive rock music, Pink Floyd released 15 albums in total to date. They have sold more than 250 million albums globally, including 80 million units sold in the United States. As a solo artists Roger has toured extensively since the late 1990s. His solo tours are consistently among the highest-grossing tours in the world for a solo artist. Between June 2017 and June 2018, Roger Waters earned nearly $70 million from his various musical and business ventures.
Roger has been married four times and he is the father of three children. In 2012, he married actress and filmmaker Laurie Durning, 8 years after their engagement. They divorced in 2015.
|Net Worth:||$310 Million|
|Date of Birth:||Sep 6, 1943 (76 years old)|
|Height:||6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)|
|Profession:||Musician, Singer, Record producer, Songwriter, Guitarist, Bassist, Lyricist, Singer-songwriter, Film Score Composer, Composer|