Bill Wyman vs Keith Richards

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Musician and Singer
$80 Million
Net worth 2018
$340 Million
Singers
Industry
Singers
Lewisham
Residence
British
Country
British
24/10/1936
BirthDay
18/12/1943
1.68 m
Height
1.74 m
NET WORTH STATISTIC
TIMELINE
1997

He then went on to found the blues-rock band Bill Wyman's Rhythm Kings in 1997 and released its first album ‘Struttin' Our Stuff’ the same year

1993

After working with the Rolling Stones for 31 years, he left the band in 1993

1990

Bill Wyman is also the author of several books including ‘Stone Alone: The Story of a Rock 'n' Roll Band’ (1990), ‘Rolling With the Stones’ (2002) and ‘The Stones: A History in Cartoons’ (2006)

1989

His second marriage was to 18-year-old Mandy Smith in 1989 when Wyman was 52

1987

In 1987, he made a cameo appearance in the film ‘Eat the Rich’

1980

In the 1980s, he composed music for two films, ‘Phenomena’ (1985) and ‘Terror at the Opera’ (1987), both directed by Italian director Dario Argento

1970

Thus he began taking up solo projects as well during the 1970s, releasing his first solo album ‘Monkey Grip’, in 1974

1968

The Rolling Stones went on to become a huge success in the ensuing years with their popular albums ‘Beggars Banquet’ (1968), ‘Get Yer Ya-Ya's Out!’ (1970), ‘Exile on Main St

1964

The band released its debut album ‘The Rolling Stones’, in 1964

1962

The drummer introduced Bill to the band members and he was selected as the bassist in 1962

1960

The band was a part of the phenomena known as the “British Invasion in America” in the 1960s along with their counterpart, the Beatles

1959

He tied the knot for the first time in 1959 with Diane with whom he has one son

1955

Bill Wyman enlisted in the military and began serving in the armed forces in the British Royal Air Force in 1955

1947

He attended Beckenham and Penge County Grammar School from 1947 to 1953 but left before the GCE exams

1936

in London, England, on 24 October 1936, into a family of humble means to William Perks and his wife Molly

2012

In 2012, he paid tribute to fellow musicians Chuck Berry and Leonard Cohen at the JFK Presidential Library in Boston, Massachusetts

2011

In 2011, the album was re-released by Universal music Enterprises

2010

On October 15, 2010 his autobiography ‘Life’ was published, which was written with the assistance of journalist James Fox

2007

In 2007, he made an appearance in the film ‘Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End’, in which he played the role of ‘Captain Jack Sparrow’s father

2006

On April 27, 2006 he suffered a head injury, for which he underwent a surgery in New Zealand

2005

In 2005, a collection of all the ‘The Rolling Stones’ rare and limited-issue recordings were released in an album titled, ‘Rarities 1971-2003’

1989

Between 1989 and 1990 the band went on a yearlong worldwide tour and did 115 shows in the U

1983

On December 18, 1983 he got married to Patti Hansen, model and actress and the couple have two children

1980

The 1980 album ‘Emotional Rescue’ was an instant hit on the music charts and the album reached the number one position in the U

1979

In 1979, he joined ‘The New Barbarians' tour, during which he played the keyboard

1973

In 1973, the band released the hit album ‘Goats Head Soup’, which featured the hit single ‘Angie’

1972

During ‘Rolling Stones Tour’ in 1972, he sang as the lead vocalist for the song ‘Happy’ from the album ‘Exile on Main St’

1968

In 1968, he played the bass guitar for the song ‘Sympathy for the Devil’, which was the opening track of the album ‘Beggars Banquet’ that released the same year

1967

From 1967 to 1979 he was in a relationship actress, Anita Pallenberg and they have two children together even though they never got married

1965

In 1965, the song ‘I Can't Get No Satisfaction’ was released, co-written by him along with Mick Jagger

1963

In autumn of 1963, the band recorded their second single titled, ‘I Wanna be Your Man’, a song that was written by Lennon-McCartney

1962

On July 12, 1962, the band played their first official gig at the Marquee Club, a music Club located on Oxford Street, London

1959

In 1959, he was expelled from Dartford Technical High School on the grounds of ‘truancy’, after which he was sent to the Sidcup Art College