About Mick Fleetwood
It has been estimated that the overall sum of Mick Fleetwood net worth is as much as 8.5 million dollars. He has earned his net worth because of his career in music. Mick Fleetwood has stated that during his heyday, he would spend a lot of money on drugs and partying. Because of that, at one point he had to file for bankruptcy, too. Mick Fleetwood was born in Cornwall, England in 1947 and his full birth name is Michael John Kells Fleetwood. Mick Fleetwood has become a huge success because of his performances with the band called “Fleetwood Mac”. He was one of the creators of the band and in it he has mostly served as a drummer. The band not only made him popular, but also added up to the overall size of Mick Fleetwood net worth.
The name of the band was created by merging Mick Fleetwood’s last name with a part of the name of another creator of the band, John McVie. Mick Fleetwood has released many albums with the band. The line-up of the band has also changed during time, and it even included Christine McVie, who was a wife of John McVie. In 1974, the band moved from the United Kingdom to the United States. There, the band was joined by Stevie Nicks and Lindsey Buckingham. These two added up a lot to the later success of the band.
In addition to performing with the band, Mick Fleetwood has also begun his career as a solo artist. This career has also added up to the total estimate of Mick Fleetwood net worth. He has also published a couple of books. Moreover, he has been involved not only into music, but also into winemaking and acting. Thus, these ventures made his name even more famous and increased the total amount of Mick Fleetwood net worth.
In 1981, Mick Fleetwood released his first solo album, which was called “The Visitor”. In 1983 he released another solo effort called “I’m Not Me”. In this album, a few members of his band also appeared. Until 1987, the band “Fleetwood Mac” also stopped performing. In addition to the above mentioned, Mick Fleetwood started his own record label called TallMan Records. In 1998, the band “Fleetwood Mac” was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Thus, his career in music made him a well known star internationally.