Peter Buck (REM) Net Worth

Net Worth: $50 Million
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  • Source of Wealth:

    Music
  • Age:

    61
  • Birth Place:

    Oakland, California, United States
  • Marital Status:

    Married (Chloe Johnson)
  • Full Name:

    Peter Lawrence Buck
  • Nationality:

    American
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About Peter Lawrence Buck

Peter Lawrence Buck is an American musician and songwriter with a net worth of $50 million. He is famous as the co-founder and lead guitarist of the alternative rock band R.E.M.

From his career with R.E.M. to his subsequent solo career from 1980 to 2011, he has been an official member of lots of side project groups. The groups are Filthy Friends, Tired Pony, Robyn Hitchcock and the Venus 3, The Baseball Project, Tuatara, The Minus 5, ad Hindu Love Gods. All of these groups have at least one full-length album. Aside from this, there is another side project group called the Full-Time Men. It released an EP while Buck was still a member. That also happened with his current project with The No-Ones. There are also ad hoc supergroups like Nigel & The Crosses and Bingo Hand Job. Each of them commercially released one track.

Buck has other notable groups that have not recorded. They are Richard M. Nixon and Slow Music. These groups play semi-regular gigs. Buck founded a band in 2012, so he can get support for the release of his live concerts and solo album. The members of Richard M. Nixon are Bill Rieflin and Scott McCaughey. They are the same three musicians that are members of The Venus 3.

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Earnings 2016

Earning Turned Donation Jan. 2016
Donation to the Palapa Society
$40,000

Earnings 2015

Sale of Asset Dec. 2015
Selling price of his Kauai home
$6,200,000
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