Sammy Hagar is a singer, entrepreneur, songwriter and a musician. He did rise to fame after he was able to release a hit single by the name ‘I Can’t Stand Drive 55’.He got associated with the band by the name Montrose. Hagar has been able to release albums as a solo artist and with other several bands. Among the bands that he has been able to work with does include Montrose, Van Halen and The Waboritas. Here is a quick summary of net worth, career and earnings of Sammy Hagar in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Hagar was born in the year 1947 on October 13th. He did spend a better part of his childhood in Fontana. He did complete his schooling at the Fontana High School. The first band that he did join was known as Fabulous Castilles. He is a cousin to Ken Tamplin. He does love Ferrari.
From the year 1968 to the year 1944, he did get married to Betsy Berardi. They were blessed with two children. The names of the two children are Aaron and Andrew. From the year 1995, he did get married to Kari Hagar. They were the parents of Kama and Samantha. He has endorsed guitars for the Yamaha and has been associated with the Washburn guitars. He does win a home which is located in Calfornia, Mexico and also Hawaii.
Career, Awards & Nominations
His career started after the release of their first album by the name ‘Montrose.’ He did release with a band that was named Montrose. This album had huge commercial success. The year that came after, they did create ‘Paper Money.’ Together with the Waboritas, they have been able to release albums. Among them, they do include ‘Red Voodoo,’ ‘Not 4 Sale’ and ‘Ten 13’.
As a solo artist, he has been able to release several albums. His debut was in the year 1976. The year that did follow, he did release ‘Sammy Hagar’ and later ‘Musical Chairs.’ What followed were the albums like ‘Street Machine’ and ‘Danger zone.’ Other albums do include ‘Standing Hampton’ as well as the ‘three lock box.’
His albums in the year 2010 are the ‘Sammy Hagar and Friends’ and ‘Lite Roast.’ He has been able to release several live albums and also some compilation albums. In the year 1984, he did release a live album that was titled ‘Through the Fire.’ He did work with Hagar Schon Aaronson Shrieve.
Over time, he has released several albums among them ‘Chickenfoot’ and also ‘Chickenfoot III’ with the Chickenfoot. With the circle, he has been able to release an album that was titled ‘At Your Service.’ This was in the year 2015. Among his most popular singles does include ‘Oh Yeah.’
There is no doubt that Hagar as a musician is very good. His skills have gone on to win him several awards as well as nominations. Among the awards that he has been able to win does include Grammy Award in the year 1985. He did get nominated for Tony Awards in the year 1999.
Net Worth & Earnings
Sammy Hagar net worth is estimated to be over $140 million. This wealth has been generated from several sources. Among the sources that have generated this wealth does include his career in music. He has sold millions of copies of his albums. In addition to this, he has also performed in very many concerts as well as shows.
In his career, he has been able to work well with several bands. It is like he had magic like every band that he did join was a success. He has also appeared in several commercials. He is the owner of the restaurant by the name Cabo Wabo Cantina.