Eric Clapton Net Worth

Net Worth: $250 Million
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  • Source of Wealth:

    Music
  • Age:

    73
  • Birth Place:

    Ripley, Surrey, England
  • Marital Status:

    Married M(elia McEnery)
  • Full Name:

    Eric Patrick Clapton
  • Nationality:

    British
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About Eric Patrick Clapton

English guitarist and singer-songwriter Eric Clapton has a net worth of $250 million. Clapton has been inducted three separate times into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Eric Clapton earned the nickname "Slowhand" while playing guitar for a succession of hot 1960s bands: The Yardbirds, John Mayhall and the Bluesbreakers, Cream, Blind Faith, and Derek and the Dominoes. While with Derek and the Dominoes, he recorded the rock classic "Layla." During the 1970s, Clapton played as a guest with some of the greatest performers of the era, and had solo hits in "After Midnight" and a cover of Bob Marley's "I Shot The Sheriff." In the 1980s and '90s, Clapton met with even more critical and popular success, and had a string of hits, including the top single "Tears in Heaven," about the death of his young son.

The Surrey-based’s Marshbrook company made a £1 million loss on sales of nearly £10 million in 2009-10, but that was after paying Slowhand a £3.9 million salary, down on the previous year's payout, when he took £11.7 million. Over the past 20 years, his earnings have totalled £138 million. The guitarist shows no signs of slowing, with 34 concerts in America and Europe in 2010 and a new album that sold much better elsewhere than it did in Britain. The former art student has racked up 15 Grammy awards with the Yardbirds, Cream and as a solo performer.

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Earnings 2013

Record Sales 2013
Estimated earnings from his live album Crossroads Guitar Festival 2013 (certified platinum by Music Canada)
$10,000

Earnings 2012

Asset 2012
Value of his Ferrari 458 Italia
$4,750,000
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