David Lee Roth is an American rock songwriter, vocalist, and author. He was also a radio personality before he decided to join the hard rock band, Van Halen. He is also a successful solo artist who has gained a lot of recognition from his fans across the world. He has released a number of Gold and platinum albums. At a time David got separated from the band, and then he joined again, and later the band became the highest earning band in the band’s history in that particular tour. Keep reading to know more about the net worth of David Lee Roth in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
He was born on 10th October in the year 1954 in Bloomington, Indiana. He is the son of an ophthalmologist named Nathan Roth and Sibyl Roth. His father has made various eye surgeries and has millions of dollars with his eye practice and real estate business. Roth belongs to a Jewish family, and most of the family members were surgeons. He has attended The Webb Schools in Claremont, California. After this, he had to attend John Muir High School in Pasadena. Though, he took admission in Pasadena City College but didn’t complete his graduation from the college.
He has never been in any relationships in his life and hasn’t even married to anyone. He has got a vocal range of five octaves and three notes. He has kept his private life to himself only and hasn’t shared much with anyone. He has been asked about his personal life in interviews, but he has never revealed anything about it. He remains silent when it comes to talking about his relationships and marital status.
Career, Awards & Nominations
In the year 1985, Roth decides to pursue solo band and then released debut solo song in the year 1986. The song sold more than two million copies around the world. He has various hit singles, and this led him Roth rejoined Van Halen in the year 2007, and it was confirmed when a post was released on Van Halen website. It was assumed that he would attend the tours, but he didn’t attend the award ceremony, and this was a big embarrassment for the band. In the year 2008, Van Halen announced that they earned around $93 million along with Roth in the previous year.
In the year 2015, they released an album together. On 14th October in the year 2012, Roth started to broadcast video webcast on his YouTube channel. He also broadcasted The Roth Show on iTunes and included topics like tattoos, sarcasm and many more. Though he hasn’t won any awards till now, he has been named into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as a member of Van Halen.
Net Worth & Earnings
The net worth of David Lee is around $65 million and he has been earning this much amount of money by playing the role of vocalist in the band. He also writes songs with which he has been able to gain a lot of fame and name.
Not only he is a rich superstar, but he also cares for the people who suffer from devastation like he posted a video for the victims of Hurricane Sandy. He has got a home in New York City also, but he is the resident of Tokyo from May 2012. He has sung excellent songs because of which he was able to win the hearts of the people across the country. People love him because he used to be one of the finest vocalists. He has become famous by writing awesome songs and being in the band Van Halen band which is one of the most famous rock bands of the country.