Bill Ward Net Worth

Net Worth: $70 Million
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  • Source of Wealth:

    Music
  • Age:

    70
  • Birth Place:

    Aston, United Kingdom
  • Weight:

    190 lbs (86.18 kg)
  • Full Name:

    William Thomas "Bill" Ward
  • Nationality:

    British
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About William Thomas "Bill" Ward

Famous English musician, Bill Ward, has an estimated net worth of $65 million. He is well-known for being the drummer of the heavy metal band Black Sabbath.

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Born in May 1948, Ward grew up listening to songs with the beat of the drum on the background. He learned how to play the drums and joined the band The Rest in the 1960s. Along with another Black Sabbath member Tony Iommi, Ward joined the band Mythology before Black Sabbath was formed.

From 1970 to 1980, Ward played on every song of his band. By 1980, Ward suddenly disappeared after having a series of panic attacks due to drinking while on gigs. He returned to Black Sabbath in 1983. He left the band again for health concerns and returned again in 1985. At the peak of his career, Ward was on a series of concert tours with Black Sabbath. He also enjoyed huge income from album sales. His band members were proud to say that Ward had already quit smoking and gave up alcohol.

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Earnings 2017

Ticket Sales Feb. 2017
Ticket sales of The End Tour with the English rock band Black Sabbath (approximately 514,610 tickets sold)
$41,820,000

Earnings 2014

Ticket Sales Jul. 2014
Ticket sales of the Black Sabbath Reunion Tour with the English rock band Black Sabbath (approximately 2,138,513 tickets sold)
$17,140,000
Others Mar. 2014
Sales of the DVD Live... Gathered in Their Masses with the English rock band Black Sabbath (approximately 45 thousand copies sold)
$58,500
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