About Freddie Mercury
It has been claimed that the overall amount of the current Freddie Mercury net worth is 100 million dollars. Freddie Mercury established his name as one of the most popular English musicians of all time. He was a singer and song writer and these involvements have served as the basic sources of Freddie Mercury net worth.
He was born in what is today known as Tanzania, in 1946. Freddie Mercury is mostly known for his career as a rock singer from the band called “Queen”, which is known all around the world. The band not only made him popular, but also rich. Talking about him as a singer, Freddie Mercury is known as being able to sing in four octaves, as well as his powerful voice. Talking about him as a composer, Freddie Mercury wrote most of the popular songs on “Queen”. Such songs include “Somebody to Love”, “Bohemian Rhapsody”, “Crazy Little Thing Called Love”, “Killer Queen”, “We Are The Champions” and “Don’t Stop Me Now”. Thus, as these songs became extremely popular, they also added credit to him and also increased the total sum of Freddie Mercury net worth.
In addition to being a member of the band “Queen”, Freddie Mercury also had a successful career as a solo singer, which also increased the total estimate of Freddie Mercury net worth. Freddie Mercury also worked with many different musicians. In 2001, his name was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as a part of the band “Queen”. In 2003, his name was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame, which crowned his career as a song writer. One year later, Freddie Mercury’s name was inducted into the UK Music Hall of Fame. In 2002, “Queen” got their own star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
In the same year, Freddie Mercury’s name was listed in the 58th place in the list made by BBC called “The 100 Greatest Britons”. In fact, his name was included in many other lists, where he was recognized as one of the best singers in the history of music. For example, in 2008, Freddie Mercury got the 18th place in the list of the 100 greatest singers of all time, which was compiled by Rolling Stone.
Unfortunately, Freddie Mercury died when he was 45 years old and the official cause of his death was related to AIDS. His death was a huge disappointment to music lovers all around the world.