About Brian May
Brian May is a well known musician from England. It has been stated that the overall amount of Brian May net worth is 175 million dollars. In addition to his career in music, Brian May is also known as an astrophysicist. Brian May became well known when he joined the band called “Queen”, which is regarded as one of the best bands in the history of music. His involvement in the mentioned band has also added a lot to the overall sum of Brian May net worth. It is also worth mentioning that Brian May is usually playing with his home-made guitar, which is called the “Red Special”. Brian May has composed a lot of hits sang by the “Queen”, and the most well known of them are “We Will Rock You”, “Fat Bottomed Girls” and “Tie Your Mother Down”.
In 2005, Brian May got one of the most prestigious recognitions during his career, which was the Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire, which was given to him for his contribution to charities as well as for his involvement into music. Thus, his career as a musician not only increased the overall amount of Brian May net worth, but also earned him the most prestigious recognitions and awards.
In 2007, Brian May also became a graduate of Imperial College where he was studying astrophysics. In 2008, he was appointed as a Chancellor of Liverpool John Moores University, and he held this position till 2013.
Brian May was born in 1947 in London. He was a student of Hampton school. Also, it was this time when he decided he wanted to get involved into music and Brian May established his first band at that time. He was joined by Tim Staffell. In 1968, Brian May established another band called “Smile”. The band included the previously mentioned member, Tim Staffell, and the duo was joined by Roger Taylor, who later also became a member of the band “Queen”. “Smile” was performing for two years.
However, the band which is considered as the main source of Brian May’s fame as well as his financial status is known to be “Queen”. Initially, Brian May was serving as the backing singer of the band and later he got more prominent parts in popular songs of the band, as well. His membership in the band is also regarded as the main source of Brian May net worth.