Keith Richards vs Brian May

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$340 Million
Net worth 2018
$175 Million
Singers
Industry
Musicians
Residence
Hampton, London
British
Country
British
18/12/1943
BirthDay
19/07/1947
1.74 m
Height
1.88 m
Education
Imperial College London, Hampton School, University of London
NET WORTH STATISTIC
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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

2012

The positive response to the performance led Queen and Adam Lambart perform at two shows in London followed by Ukraine and Moscow, in 2012

2011

In 2011, Queen performed with Adam Lambert for MTV Europe Music Awards

2008

In 2008, Queen+ Paul Rodgers first solo album ‘The Cosmos Rocks’ was released

2007

In 2007, he returned to Imperial College London to complete his Ph

2004

After their announcement of touring with Paul Rodgers in 2004, Brian May and Taylor reunited and the band toured with the name ‘Queen + Paul Rodgers’

2000

It was rumoured that May’s first marriage ended due to his alleged affair with actress Anita Dobson whom he finally married in 2000

1995

In 1995, May had started contributing for film projects and was also working on an album of covers, titled ‘Heroes’

1992

In 1992, he finally formed ‘The Brian May Band’

1991

After the death of Freddie Mercury in 1991, he dealt with the loss by devoting himself to work and completed his solo album ‘Back to the Light’, which released the following year

1989

In 1989, he composed ‘I Want It All’ and ‘Scandal’ for the band’s album, ‘The Miracle’

1986

In 1986, May and his second wife composed the musical chartbuster ‘Anyone Can Fall in Love’

1985

In 1985, the band wrote the song ‘One Vision’ together after the famous ‘Live Aid’ concert

1984

He studied at Hampton Grammar School and formed his first band in 1984, with Tim Staffell

1983

He then collaborated with Eddie Van Halen to record his first solo work ‘Star Fleet Project’ in 1983

1980

May confessed that he had gone through a period of depression for few years in late 1980s and 1990s due to his sinking personal life

1974

He married Chrissie Mullen in 1974 and divorced her in 1988

1970

He and Roger Taylor joined Freddie Mercury and John Deacon, to form the famous British Rock band ‘Queen’ in 1970

1968

In 1968, May and Tim Stafell, along with drummer Roger Taylor, formed the band ‘Smile’

1925

He appeared as a guest alongside Eddie Clarke for the song, ‘Overkill’ at the Motorhead 25th Anniversary show