Dickey Betts Net Worth

Net Worth: $40 Million
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  • Source of Wealth:

    Music
  • Age:

    74
  • Birth Place:

    West Palm Beach, Florida, United States
  • Marital Status:

    Divorced (Sandy Bluesky Wabegijig)
  • Full Name:

    Forrest Richard Betts
  • Nationality:

    American
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About Forrest Richard Betts

Dickey Betts is an American songwriter, guitarist, singer and composer. Dickey Betts' net worth is estimated to be $40 million. He made most of his wealth working from with 'The Allman Brothers Band'. He is also a founding member of the band.

Dickey Betts was born in Florida. His musical family made him listen to bluegrass, Western Swing and country Music as he was growing up. At 5 years, he could play ukulele and moved to banjo, mandolin and guitar as he grew up. At the age of 16, he started playing guitar in a series of Florida rock bands. Together with Berry Oakley, they formed the Second coming in 1967. Early in his music career, he partnered with Duane Allman but was later forced to be a solo guitarist after the death of Duane in 1971. In 1996, he won a Grammy Award for best Rock performance for his instrumental 'Jessica'. Dickey Betts is regarded as one of the best guitar players of all time.

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Earnings 1994

Record Sales 1994
Estimated earnings from the album Where It All Begins (certified gold by RIAA)
$500,000

Earnings 1979

Record Sales 1979
Estimated earnings from the album Enlightened Rogues (certified gold by RIAA)
$500,000
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