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Dave Grohl

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Net worth 2018: $260 Million
Industry: Singers
Residence: Warren
Country: United States
BirthDay: 14 January 1969
Sigh: Aquarius
Height: 1.83 m
Education: Bishop Ireton High School, Thomas Jefferson High School

Dave Grohl was bornon 14 January 1969 in Warren, American. Dave Grohl is an American rock musician, multi-instrumentalist and song-writer. He started playing guitar at a very young age, and is self-taught for the most part. He later taught himself to play drums, citing John Banham as his biggest influence. Grohl played drums for the grunge band ‘Nirvana’ from 1991 till 1994, after which the band broke up following the death of its lead singer, Kurt Cobain. After the sudden end of Nirvana, he went on to form his own band, ‘Foo Fighters’. He was also the co-founder of the rock super group, ‘Them Crooked Vultures’, in which he was a drummer and backing vocalist. Grohl played a variety of other instruments, including acoustic guitar, bass guitar, electric guitar and piano. His band, Foo Fighters, has performed at a number of charity events, including Citizen Festival, Concert for Sandy Relief etc. Grohl is a supporter of Gay rights. In 2009, he was honored with the key to his hometown of Warren, Ohio and also has a roadway named after him, David Grohl Alley, where murals of him have been painted.


$260 Million


In 2013, he debuted as a director in a documentary film entitled ‘Sound City’ which was all about the studio where ‘Nevermind’ was recorded during his days with ‘Nirvana’


On December 12, 2012, he participated in Sandy Band Concert along with Paul McCartney and surviving members of Nirvana, which was branded as a Nirvana re-union with McCartney in place of Kurt Cobain


They released their debut album on November 16, 2009 under the same name


In June, 2008, he joined Paul McCartney’s band for a concert at the Anfield Football Stadium, Liverpool which was organized as one of the major events of the English city’s year as ‘European Capital of Culture’


On September 25, 2007, he released his sixth album ‘Echoes, Silence, Patience and Grace’


On June 14, 2005, he came out with his fifth album ‘In Your Honor’ after shifting from his home-based Virginia Studio to Studio 606, Los Angeles


On November 23, 2002, he made it to the top of the ‘Billboard Modern Rock’ chart with ‘All My Life’ by Foo Fighters


In 1999, he recorded Foo Fighter’s third album ‘There is Nothing Left to Lose’ in his basement-turned-recording studio


In May 1997, the ‘Foo Fighters’ came out with their second album, ‘The colors and the shape’


The album was finally released in July, 1995, as their debut album under the band name ‘Foo Fighters


In April 1994, the band came to a halt with Kurt Cobain’s death


In 1993, Nirvana released ‘In Utero’ which included one of his self-composed songs ‘Marigold’ (originally ‘Colors of a Marigold’) as a B-side on their famous single, ‘Heart-shaped box’


In 1992, he compiled and released his own cassette ‘Pocketwatch’ on Indie label ‘Simple Machines’ under the pseudonym Late! Apart from this, he played drums on Buzz Osborne’s solo-EP for which he earned the pseudonym Dale Nixon


In late 1990s, ‘Scream’ got disbanded and he went to Seattle to audition for ‘Nirvana’

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