11. Roger Waters
Roger Waters co-founded the legendary band Pink Floyd but also had great success as a solo artist as well. In 1996 he set a record for the highest attended concert when over 200,000 were in attendance at The Wall concert in Berlin, Germany. His career has led to him having a net worth of an estimated $290 million.
10. Phil Collins
Phil Collins’ long and storied career has seen him win an impressive 19 awards. His numerous albums and highly successful tours have helped him build an estimated $260 million fortune. He is one of the most famous names in rock and roll, continuing to draw crowds to this very day.
9. James Hetfield
James Hetfield is worth an estimated $220 million thanks to his work as the frontman of the legendary rock band, Metallica. As the lead singer, he has led the group to nine Grammy Awards, and numerous others. His booming vocals are heard on each of Metallica’s nine studio albums.
8. Eric Clapton
Eric Clapton’s skill with a guitar has helped him build a net worth of an estimated $250 million, and three separate inductions into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Clapton has spent five decades in the limelight and remains an amazing guitarist to this day. There are few in rock as accomplished as he.
7. Dave Grohl
Being a member of both Nirvana and the Foo Fighters can definitely result in living a wealthy life. Ask Dave Grohl who is worth an estimated $280 million, due to his work with both bands. The drummer has stayed busy and has been active on the concert scene for well over 20 years.