Avenged Sevenfold is a renowned American core metal band which is based in Huntington Beach in California. It consists of five members which include M. Shadows, The Rev, Zacky Vengeance and Matt Wendt though there have been some replacements since this band commenced. They have gained much of their popularity and success through their unique style of music together with their performances which have drawn much fan attention making them very popular. Keep reading this article to know more about the net worth of Avenged Sevenfold in 2018.
Avenged Sevenfold band was formed in early 1999 with the first person being M. Shadows, The Rev, Zacky Vengeance and Justin Sane. They were from the same school as well as from the same place in which they studied at Huntington Beach High School. They named this band like Avenged Sevenfold which is a name that is taken from one of the stories in the Bible.
However, M. Shadows clarified that the band was not on any case religious despite having a name coming from the biblical story. This band has been nicknamed as A7X, and as time went by, it changed its flow from the metal-core to the alternative metal. This was rumored to be so since M. Shadows was said to undergo surgery following torn vocal cords led by much screaming in concerts. They have a symbol known as Deathbat which they have recorded which was designed by Micah Montague one of their friends in high school and it is featured in several albums they have released.
Career, Awards & Achievements
Avenged Sevenfold released their first album known as Sounding the Seventh Trumpet in the year 2001 when it got released. This album became a great success making very many sales. During this time, they were at the age of 18 years. After this, they then released their second album which was known as Waking The Fallen in the year 2003 which made very many sales with more than 175,000 copies in the United States.
Avenged Sevenfold then released their third album in the year 2005 which was known as City of Evil. This became the most successful album for this band which got to the 30th position in U.S. Billboard chart making more than 730,000 sales of their copies in the United States alone. They got one of their hit single known as Bat Country which was a metal/rock song which had a duet guitar with solo guitar Synyster Gates together with Zacky Vengeance and it won them very many awards during this period.
They then released their fourth album in 2007 known as Avenged Sevenfold which got ranked as the 4th in the Billboard 200. They then released another album in the year 2008 which was a live recording in the Long Beach in California which is known as Live in the LBC & Diamonds in the Rough. Their drummer known as The Rev died in early 2010 on which till now they have not gotten any greatest replacement drummer. They have had many achievements through their albums which have made many sales as well as several awards.
Net Worth & Earnings
Avenged Sevenfold has an estimated net worth of more than $100 million. This comes from the earnings this band has made all through their career which has been very successful. They have released five albums which have made many sales. In addition to this, they move for tours which have also contributed to their net worth.
Through coming up with friends, Avenged Sevenfold was formed which has become a great success with the main pioneer of the band being M. Shadows who has highly contributed to its success.