Is Evanescence’s Amy Lee One Of The Wealthiest Female Rock Singers In The World? See Lee’s Net Worth In 2021
Evanescence frontwoman Amy Lee is considered one of the most successful female rock musicians of all time in a music industry which was dominated by male rock stars. She has been the unique voice behind every iconic album of Evanescence. This success of the band brought her not only worldwide fame and popularity but also great wealth.
Amy Lee founded Evanescence with her friend Ben Moody who became the guitarist of the band in 1995. The duo started to write and compose materials. They also performed acoustic concerts at different bookstores and cafes. Then, Lee decided to drop out of her education to focus on the band more while Lee was studying music theory and composition at Middle Tennessee State University.
Evanescence released its first demo album entitled ‘Origin’ on November 4, 2000. The demo consisted of three songs of the band, ‘Whisper,’ ‘Imaginary,’ and ‘My Immortal‘ which would widely be known in their first studio album, ‘Fallen.’ David Hodges joined the band as the keyboardist and drummer of the band during the recording process of the album. Both Hodges and Moody left the band after the release of ‘Fallen.’
Amy Lee Net Worth $12 Million
Even though Evanescence has been through several lineup changes over the years, the band has preserved its commercial success and popularity with the help of releasing hits. ‘Fallen’ was followed by ‘The Open Door,’ ‘Evanescence,’ and ‘Synthesis.’ The band released their latest studio album entitled ‘The Bitter Truth’ on March 26, 2021, which received very positive criticism both from fans and music critics.
Along with her remarkable career in Evanescence, she has been pursuing a very successful solo musical career for a long time. She wrote and procured the songs of Mark Jackson’s movie ‘War Story’ and the soundtrack album of the film ‘Aftermath’ which was released on August 25, 2014. Then Amy released her first solo EP entitled ‘Recover, Vol. 1′ on February 19, 2016, and her debut studio album ‘Dream Too Much’ in the same year.
Consequently, Evanescence’s frontwoman Amy Lee gained a $12 million net worth and became one of the richest female rock stars in the world owing to Evanescence’s commercial success and her popular solo projects. It seems that she will preserve her great wealth for years with the help of her unique talent.