About Freddie Mercury
It has been stated that the total size of Freddie Mercury net worth reaches a huge sum of 100 million dollars, which he has earned mostly through his career as a musician. He was one of the most influential musicians not only in the British music world, but elsewhere, too. He was born in Stone Town, Sultanate of Zanzibar, which is Tanzania now, in 1946 and his birth name is Farrokh Bulsara. Freddie Mercury became an international recognized star when he joined the band “Queen” as its leading singer. The band became one of the most popular and highest selling bands in the world and his membership in it not only made him popular, but also added up a lot to the total sum of Freddie Mercury net worth.
As a singer, Freddie Mercury was known to sing over four octaves, powerful singing style and flamboyant performances. In addition to serving as a singer in the band, he was also its main song writer and he has composed songs which are still known today, such as “Bohemian Rhapsody”, “Don’t Stop Me Now”, “We Are the Champions”, “Killer Queen”, “Crazy Little Thing Called Love” and “Somebody to Love”. Thus, his career as a song writer has made him even more popular and added up to the total estimate of Freddie Mercury net worth.
In addition to his performances with “Queen”, Freddie Mercury also became a successful solo singer and this career has increased the overall amount of Freddie Mercury net worth, as well. He has also worked with many other artists, as he served as their producer or collaborated as a singer on their songs.
In 2001, as a member of the band “Queen”, Freddie Mercury’s name was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Two years later, his name was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame, as well. In 2004, his name also appeared in the UK Music Hall of Fame. In 2002 the whole band got their own star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Thus, as musicians, they were all recognized and honored.
Up to this day, Freddie Mercury’s name continues to appear in many lists of the greatest musicians of all time. In 2005, in fact, Freddie Mercury was named as the greatest male singer of all time by MTV2 and Blender. In 2008, Freddie Mercury got the 18th place on the list of the 100 greatest singers of all time by Rolling Stone.