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Anthony Kiedis

American musician
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Net worth 2018: $120 Million
Industry: Singers
Country: United States
BirthDay: 1 November 1962
Height: 1.75 m

Anthony Kiedis was bornon 1 November 1962 in American, is American musician. Anthony Kiedis is the vocalist cum lyricist of the alternative rock band Red Hot Chili Peppers which produced hit albums like ‘Blood Sugar Sex Magik’ and ‘One Hot Minute’. The singer, regarded as a major figure in alternative rock had a difficult time growing up. The product of a broken family, he went to live with his father as a youngster. His father, a struggling actor who doubled up as a drug dealer to earn extra money exposed his teenage son to drug abuse. He met Hillel Slovak and Flea during his high school years and the trio hit it off very well. They shared a deep love for music and were determined to make it big as musicians. They started performing together and recruited drummer Jack Irons to form the rock band Red Hot Chili Peppers. The band’s initial releases did not find much success though they gradually began to carve a niche for themselves. They got their big breakthrough with the album ‘Blood Sugar Sex Magik’ which peaked at No. 3 on the Billboard Hot 200 and went on to be accredited multi-Platinum in the U.S., U.K., Canada and Australia. There was no looking back for the band which has by now garnered several Grammy Awards and has sold over 90 million records worldwide.


$120 Million


Their latest album is ‘I’m With You’ released in 2011


Their album ‘Stadium Arcadium’ (2006) was their highest ever charting album


He has had a long term problem with drug addiction though he claims he has been clean since 2000


The album ‘Californication’ was released in 1999


The 1991 album ‘Blood Sugar Sex Magik’ was their first big breakthrough


Their next album, ‘Mother’s Milk’ was out in 1989


In 1987, they released the album ‘The Uplift Mofo Party Plan’ which was commercially as well as critically more successful than its predecessors


Their second album ‘Freaky Styley’ was out in 1985


The band released their debut album, ‘The Red Hot Chili Pepper’ in 1984


Anthony, along with his friends Flea, Slovak and Jack Irons formed a band called the Red Hot Chili Peppers in 1983


He was a good student in spite of his drug abuse and graduated with honours from high school in 1980


He acted as Sylvester Stallone’s son in the 1978 film F


He shifted to his father’s house in 1974 at the age of 12


His parents divorced in 1966 when he was three years old

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