Tommy Lee Bass is a famous American Musician and the member who founded Motley Crue. He has also pursued solo musical projects and founded the rap-metal band. He is very well known for his music, songwriting and Disco jockeying. He is a personality which is known to people in different parts of the world. If you are also interested in knowing about life, career, biography and net worth of Tommy Lee in 2020, then you can read this article ahead.
Early Life & Biography
He was born on 2nd October in the year 1962 in Athens, Greece. His father was David Lee Thomas bass who was an American US Army sergeant, and his mother was Vassilikki Papadimitriou. She was Miss Greece contestant, and Tommy’s family shifted to California one year after he took birth. He got the drum in his hands when he was just four years old. When he was a teenager, then he got a drum kit which he loved to play. He has a younger sister named, Athena Lee who was also a drummer in his solo band named Krunk.
He has married a total three times till now, and his first wife was Elaine Starchuk. In the year 1986, he married Heather Locklear, and they got a divorce in the year 1993. In the year 1995, he got married Pamela Anderson just four days after they met. Both of them had two sons, and then they got divorced in the year 1998. For a short time period, they got reunited even after the divorce but when Lee released from jail, and then they got separated again.
On 14th February in the year 2018, he proposed to his girlfriend named Brittany Furlan who is a social media celebrity. He and his wife’s sexual videotape were leaked in the year 1995 and became an example of Pornography. In the year 1998, he had to live in jail because he kicked his wife Pamela Anderson when she was holding Dylan (Their son). He also assaulted his wife.
Career, Awards & Nominations
His first successful band song was played in Los Angeles in the late 1990s. He also met Nikki Six at that time who turned out to be his future bandmate. His group Motley Crue was formed which has a number of fans across the world. He has also performed in solo concerts with his group. He had also pursued a solo career when he formed the band Methods of Mayhem. He made a guest appearance in albums of other musicians. He hasn’t won any awards till now.
Net Worth & Earnings
The net worth of Tommy Lee is around $80 million which he has earned from his songs and solo performances. People love him for this talent as a drummer, but he has been involved in various controversies till now. He hasn’t won any award till now, but it might be possible that he gets some award in future for his performances.
He is the supporter of animal rights and PETA, and he believes that animals should be left free by the humans. Not only he has worked as a musician, but he has also worked in the Television series also. He has also appeared in a reality TV show. HE uses Remo drum heads, Zildjian cymbals, Ahead drumsticks, Pearl Drums for his concerts. He also had to face a lawsuit when he had a tattoo on his hand in the year 1998. He was also the reason for instigating a riot in the year 1997 and got arrested for it in the year 1997.