Chuck Berry Net Worth

Net Worth: $10 Million
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  • Source of Wealth:

    Music, Songwriting, Singing
  • Birth Place:

    St. Louis, Missouri, U.S.
  • Weight:

    172 lbs (78 kg)
  • Marital Status:

    Married (Themetta "Toddy" Suggs)
  • Full Name:

    Charles Edward Anderson "Chuck" Berry
  • Nationality:

    American
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About Charles Edward Anderson "Chuck" Berry

Charles Edward Anderson "Chuck" Berry had an estimated net worth of $10 million. He was born in St. Luis Missouri, the USA on October 18, 1926. The highly gifted musician, guitarist, and songwriter is one of those first musicians enrolled into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Chuck Berry still performed even at the age of 84.

Chuck-Berry was able to release 30 hot 100 and 18 studio albums. His hit songs are Roll over Beethoven, Johnny B. Goode, and Maybelline. People regard him as one of the instrumental musicians who introduced rock music to the world. He began performing when he was in high school and worked under the label chess records.

Berry was one of the first musicians inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame when it opened in 1986. He laid the groundwork for rock and roll sound with a rock and roll stance. Berry was in several "greatest of all time" lists of the Rolling Stone magazine. He was fifth in the 2004 and 2011 list. His song Johnny B. Goode is the only rock-and-roll song in the Voyager Golden Record.

He became charged with robbery and spent his years in prison from 1944 to 1947. After he got released, he was married and started working at a plant that assembles automobiles.

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Earnings 2017

Asset Feb. 2017
The share of publishing rights to songs controlled by the late rocker’s Isalee Music Publishing Company
$17,000,000
Royalties Jan. 2017
Chuck Berry’s recording-artist royalties
$500,000

Earnings 1999

Event Aug. 1999
Earnings from close to 100 shows a year of the Chuck Berry Concert Tour
$2,000,000
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