About The Edge
The Edge is a well known name in music industry. It has also been stated that he is one of the wealthiest musicians, as the total sum of The Edge net worth is as much as 200 million dollars. The Edge has been known as a vital member of the band called “U2”, where he is a backing singer, guitarist and keyboard player. In 1976 he served as one of the founders of this band that through the years got a huge fan base and also accumulated the overall sum of The Edge net worth. In addition to his work in the band, The Edge is also known for his career as a solo act. He is also known as a song writer and as such he has worked on a couple of musicals, where he was joined by another musician – Bono.
The Edge was born in London, England, in 1961. The Edge became a huge international phenomenon when he began to be recognized as a member of the band “U2”. When he was studying in high school, The Edge did not have many friends, thus, he turned to making music. The Edge also attended guitar and piano lessons and played music with his brother.
In 1980, the band “U2” was officially formed.
The band consists of the following musicians: The Edge, Bono, Larry Mullen, Jr. and Adam Clayton. 12 studio albums with The Edge as a member of it have been released, and the sales of them have also increased the total amount of The Edge net worth. Moreover, he has also released one solo album. The Edge is also considered as a musician because of whom the band got a unique style of music. The releases that made the band immensely popular include “Rattle and Hum”, “Achtung Baby” and “The Joshua Tree”.
In addition to his successful career in music, The Edge is also known for his family life. In 1991 he divorced from his first wife named Aislinn O’Sullivan, with whom he is a parent to three kids. Because of the separation, The Edge experienced very bad situations, which have been reflected in a couple of songs of “U2” such as “Who’s Gonna Ride Your Wild Horses”, “So Cruel”, “Love Is Blindness” and many more. In 1997 The Edge welcomed to the world a daughter, whom he has with Morleigh Steinberg. She is known as a belly dancer, who has also appeared in tours with “U2”.