Mick Jagger Net Worth and Biography
|Celebrated Name:||Mick Jagger|
|Birth Name:||Michael Philip Jagger|
|Birth Date:||July 26, 1943|
|Age:||76 years old|
|Birth Place:||Dartford, Kent, England|
|Height:||5 ft 10 inch / 177.8cm|
|Weight:||154 lbs / 70kg|
|Spouse (Name):||Bianca Perez Mora Macias ( 1971 – 1978)|
|Profession:||Singer, songwriter, actor, and movie producer|
|Net Worth:||$500 million|
|Last Updated:||March 2020|
Mick Jagger is a popular songwriter, singer, actor and movie producer. He rose to stardom as one of the members of the musical group “Rolling Stones”. He is among the pioneers of rock Z& roll, and has been singing for over five decades. Mick Jagger net worth as the moment is estimated to be $500 million. When he was still in the band, his voice and performance was their trademark. He co-wrote most of the bands song alongside Keith Richard.
His career as a solo artist took off in 1985, when he released his first album titled “She’s the Boss”. He got inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1989 and also the UK Music Hall of Fame in 2004 alongside his band members. Mick Jagger has topped the USA and UK charts as a solo artist and as a member of the Stones. He was knighted in 2003 for all his services to music. This article will discuss Mick Jagger net worth, biography and journey to success.
Mick Jagger Childhood
Mick Jagger was born as Michael Phillip Jagger on the 26th of July, 1943 to Bansil Fanshawe Joe Jagger and Eva Ensley Mary Scutts in Dartford, Kent. His father was a teacher, while his mother a hairdresser. He was raised alongside his brother, Chris who is now a musician. Mick has said he was brought up to follow his father when choosing a career but he always loved music, and sang as a child.
As for education, he attended the Wentworth Primary School with Keith Richard who later became a member of the Rolling Stones. After this, he went to Dartford Grammar School. He lost contact with Richard, after his family moved to Wilmington Kent but they reconnected in 1960 on a railway station. It was after this that they discovered they both loved singing.
In 1961, Jagger passed his 7 O-Levels and 2 A-Levels and then, moved to London with Richard and Brian Jones. Jones and Keith decided to start their musical group. He was studying business at the London School of Economics with the hope of becoming a politician or a journalist. As the duo were performing in clubs, Jagger joined them and started to sing with the group, becoming a featured singer. After a while, the three started singing. This was foundation of their career as a music group.
Mick Jagger Career
Mick Jagger net worth started to grow, when he kicked off the “Rolling Stones” band alongside two other members. He wrote most of the hit songs of the group. The group’s success came in 1962, when they got a real job and then, by 1963, they became a reputable band in the industry. They have released more than 100 albums and performed at over 2000 concerts worldwide. From 1989 to 2001, the group had earned up to $1.5 billion as revenue, according to Fortune.
While still a part of the group, Mick started his own solo career as an artist in the 1980s. His first album was released in 1985 titled “She’s the Boss” and he collaborated with legend Michael Jackson on “State of Shock”. After this success, he released his second album titled “Primitive Cool” which garnered positive reviews but turned out to be a commercial failure. Then, in 1992, he released 3rd album titled “Wandering Spirit” and “Goddess in the Doorway” in 2011.
Also, in 2011, the singer announced he has a new group named “Super Heavy” with Joss Stone, A.R. Rahman, Dave Stewart, and Damian Marley. That same year, the group released an album with two singles.
Mick Jagger has also featured in prominent movies such as “Performance” in 1968, “Ned Kelly” in 1970, and others. Then in 2001, he co-founded Jagged Films, a movie production company with Victoria Pearman.
Age, Weight, and Height
Mick Jagger was born in 1943 on the 26th of July, meaning that he is now 76 years old. He is 5ft 10 inch tall and weighs about 70 kg.
Mick Jagger Net Worth
Mick Jagger net worth is an estimated $500 million. He has made a huge fortune for himself since he started his career as a group member. In 2018, the Rolling Stones band made about $117 million off 14 shows. They go on tours almost every year.
With such a massive net worth, it is expected that Mick Jagger lives luxuriously. He owns lots of expensive real estate worth about $250 million. Mick has a mansion in New York and also in London. In addition he has a beachfront compound in Mustique which he rents out to people for $30,000. He owns another home there which he rents out for about $11,000 per week. The singer also owns a castle in France.
Mick Jagger has only been married and divorced once in his life. However, he has been in a number of relationships. In 1966, he began to date Marianne Faithful and they both wrote a song “Sister Morphine” together. The relationship ended in 1969 and he started dating Marsha Hunt who was still married at the time. The following year, she got pregnant with his first child and the relationship ended. She inspired him to write the song “Brown Sugar”.
In 1970 he met Bianca Perez- Mora Macias and they got married on the 12th of May, 1971 in France. They had a child named Jade, and separated in 1977. Then, in 1978, she filed for divorce on the ground of adultery. During the course of their marriage, he had an affair with Bebe Buel, who is a model. In 1977, he began to date Jerry Hall and they had four children together. While he was dating and living together with Hall, he had an affair with Carla Bruni in 1991 and it ended in 1994. Mick and Jerry called it quit after she found out he had an affair with Luciana Gimenez Morad. Luciana also had a child for Mick on the 18th of May, 1999. Then, from 2000 to 2001, he dated a model, Sophie Dahl.
He started to date L’Wren Scott in 2001 but she committed suicide in 2004, living her entire estate worth about $9 million to him. Since her passing, he has been dating Melanie Hamrick and they both had a son in 2016 when Jagger was 73 years old. The singer has eight children from five different women, five grandchildren, and 1 great-grandchild.
That is all there is to know about Mick Jagger net worth, childhood, relationships and journey to fame. He is one of the legends of the music industry, and has carved a legacy for himself through the course of his career.