How Did Bruce Springsteen Become One Of The Richest Rock Stars Though He’s Never Had A No. 1 Hit? See His Net Worth In 2021
Even though E Street Band founder and solo musician, Bruce Springsteen has been pursuing a very commercially successful career and has produced many worldwide known songs for a long time, none of his songs could reach number one on the lists. However, this didn’t prevent him to be on the top five in the list showing the richest rock stars in the world.
Springsteen’s passion and interest in music started at the age of seven when he first saw Elvis Presley on ‘The Ed Sullivan Show.’ After he watched The Beatles at the same show, he decided to buy his guitar and found his life purpose. Until he gained great fame as a solo artist, he played with various bands such as Castiles, Earth, and Steel Mill between the 60s and the early 70s.
Bruce Springsteen released his debut studio album, ‘Greetings from Asbury Park, N.J’ on January 5, 1973, and in the same year, he released ‘The Wild, the Innocent & the E Street Shuffle’ with E Street Band. Although both of them got very positive reviews from fans and music critics, he gained worldwide fame and success with his third studio album entitled ‘Born To Run.’
Bruce Springsteen Net Worth $500 Milion
Springsteen’s third studio album entitled ‘Born To Run’ was released on August 25, 1975. Some of its racks, ‘Born to Run,’ ‘Thunder Road,’ ‘She’s the One,’ and ‘Jungleland’ brought great popularity and commercial success to him. The album sold millions of copies and reached number three on the Billboard 200. The success was followed by ‘Darkness on the Edge of Town,’ ‘The River,’ and ‘Nebraska.’
His seventh studio album, ‘Born in the U.S.A’ was released on June 4, 1984. The album sold over 30 million copies and became one of the best-selling albums of all time. In 1999, he was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Until now, Bruce released twenty studio albums and preserved his fame and wealth with having a $500 million net worth. But none of them would be able to reach number one in the lists.
Apart from his musical career, Bruce Springsteen had also a Broadway show named ‘Springsteen on Broadway’ and wrote his autobiography entitled ‘Born to Run’ in 2016. In addition to his Broadway and writing career, he directed ‘Western Stars’ with Thom Zimmy which describing the memories of Springsteen and the E Street Band live performances. With his all successful projects, it isn’t unusual that he was the fourth richest rock star in the world.