Slipknot is the name of a famous heavy metal band which belongs to America. The band consists of 9 members. Basically, this band belongs to Lowa. After changing some ways Slipknot is now a settled band with its high rating of success. The heavy metal band is very popular for its aggressive style and energetic performance. Their music style is the benefits of the member’s hard work. Let’s find out more about how much is the net worth of Slipknot in 2018.
Slipknot was founded in September 1995 at Des Moines, Lowa in the USA. While establishing this band, there was a group of 9 members including Corey Taylor (lead vocalist), Craig Jones (programmer), Joey Jordison (drummer), Chris Fehn (percussionist), Jim Root (guitarist), Sid Wilson (DJ), Paul Gray (bassist), Mick Thomson, and Shawn Crahan. Slipknot’s early development was depended on primary members. In 1996 they released their primary album and it became popular among people. After that, they signed a contract with Roadrunner Records.
Slipknot members use their logo in live performances. In 2010 one of the founders, Paul Gray died and he replaced by Donnie Steele. Joey Jordison left Slipknot in 2013. Later Donnie Steele shoves off from Slipknot. Currently, the members of this band are Corey Taylor, Mick Thomson, Shawn Crahan, Jim Root, Craig Jones, Chris Fehn, Alessandro Venturella, Jay Weinberg and Sid Wilson. In 2008 Slipknot launched their clothing brand Tattered and Torn. They manufacture shirts and hoodies now. It has been considered that this brand will include more items in future to run this unit in a full fazed way.
Slipknot is best known for its topsy-turvy and dynamic live performances. The band members appear in jumpsuits with different types of facemasks during live concerts which is the identity of this band. In 1999 Slipknot released their debut album Slipknot. Some of their noticeable works are Iowa (2001), Vol. 3: (The Subliminal Verses) (2004), All Hope Is Gone (2008) and 5: The Gray Chapter (2014). They go to different places throughout the USA for concerts. This amazing band got several nominations for their musical journey. In 2006 they received Grammy Award in the category of Best Metal Performance for the popular song Before I Forget.
Net Worth & Earnings
Slipknot is a renowned heavy metal American based band which has an estimated net worth of $30 million. Estimation of its net worth comes from their albums and live performances as well. Slipknot has a clothing line named Tattered and Torn. From this clothing line, they earned lots of money. Slipknot collects $177,500 from The creators of 5: The Gray Chapter. They became popular in their commercial earnings as well.
Slipknot has been considered as one of the most successful bands of USA. They have much impact on band industry as well as in music. In their journey, Slipknot has been involved in some controversies. In 2006 Slipknot affected with some lyrics issue. Slipknot has been very successful in terms of their popularity among the audience. They enjoy huge fan base which gave them encouragement and full of energy during live performances.