Andrew Ridgeley has got a magical voice which made him remarkably famous and well-known globally. He has showcased his musical talent in two types of music genres ‘rock,’ and the other one is ‘pop’ music. Ridgeley is a magnificent man with an utmost talent and skill in featuring his attributes as a dynamic singer, a record producer, and also as a songwriter.
Ridgeley has also given a well-shot music act with the famous singer ‘George Michael’ and also with the musical band ‘Wham!’ In addition to this, Andrew has launched great music with various musical instruments like drums, keyboard, vocals, guitar, and also piano. Let us check out the net worth of Andrew Ridgeley in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Andrew Ridgeley was born on 26 January 1963 in Surrey in England, and thus he was born with British nationality. Originally, Andrew Ridgeley was born with the birth name as ‘Andrew John Ridgeley’. Andrew Ridgeley was born to father ‘Alberto Mario Zacharia’ who was a sales worker by profession and mother ‘Jennifer John’ who was a school teacher by profession. Ridgeley did his schooling from the ‘Bushey Meads School’.
Andrew Ridgeley got hitched to ‘Keren Woodward’ who was an English pop singer by profession. But soon the couple ended up in a divorce in the year 2017. There is no trace that the couple together had any children ever.
Career, Awards & Achievements
At the very initial days, Ridgeley has been an active musician in various music groups which was support for his side income. Later, the duo ‘Andrew Ridgeley’ and ‘George Michael’ formed their independent music group as ‘Wham!’ Soon, they started approaching various record labels in order to launch their home tape. After a lot of struggle and hardship, finally, they succeed to approach a record label named ‘Inversion Record’.
Soon, the music band ‘Wham!’ got impeccable success and recognition worldwide with selling crossed over more than 28 million. After some time, the band ‘Wham!’ broke up and Ridgeley for the first time tried his luck in the new scope in ‘Formula Three Motor’ racing.
Andrew Ridgeley has been nominated two times for the ‘Grammy Award’.
Net Worth & Earnings
Over the past years with extreme hardship in music, Andrew Ridgeley was successful enough to sell over more than 25 million records which fetched him impeccable net worth of being the richest man in the music industry. In addition to this, Ridgeley has also independently opened his own restaurant which he named as ‘Bar 92’. Andrew Ridgeley also owns a private farmhouse which signifies his royalty and class. To bring into notice, the total estimated net worth of Andrew Ridgeley is about $30 million approximately.
Andrew Ridgeley is being the superstar of the mid-80s has acquired great achievement and recognition with his bandmate ‘George Michael’ and has also earned a notable fortune for his great work in music. The duo together has released great music which can never be fading away with time and will be forever alive in the heart of millions of people worldwide. Ridgeley’s active music years were the golden days of his life which has made his music career stronger by each passing days.