Net Worth: $8 Million
- Source of Wealth Music, Songwriting
- Birth Place Huntington Beach, California, USA
- Height 6' 4" (1.93 m)
- Full Name Brian Patrick Carroll
- Nationality American
- Date of Birth May 13, 1969
- Ethnicity American
- Occupation Musician, Songwriter
Brian Patrick Carroll, well recognized by the stage name Buckethead, has a net worth of $8 million. He has built his wealth as a virtuoso guitarist/multi instrumentalist. Having started playing the guitar at age 12, he has recorded more than 30 studio albums and performed in over 50 albums by high profile artists including Bootsy Collins.
Buckethead’s extensive genres of music include funk, progressive metal, blues, bluegrass, jazz, avant-garde and ambient. He is known for putting on a KFC bucket for a hat (it has an orange label reading “FUNERAL”). He also wears an expressionless white costume mask, while incorporating robot dancing and nunchucks in stage performances.
Buckethead has scripted songs and done music performances on behalf of major motion films including Saw II, Beverly Hills Ninja, Last Action Hero among others. His name has also appeared on various notable lists including GuitarOne magazine’s list of the greatest guitarists, Guitar World’s “25 All-time Weirdest Guitarists” among others.