What Is The Net Worth Of Mötley Crüe Lead Guitarist Mick Mars?
Mick Mars is an American musician best known as the co-founder of the American heavy metal band, Mötley Crüe, with Nikki Sixx, Tommy Lee, and Vince Neil.
His some of best albums include Take It to the Limit, Metamorphosis, Rock Star: Supernova, Inside Out, Escape the Fate, and others. As of March 2020, Mick Mars has an estimated net worth of $70 million.
Music World’s Success Story
Mick Mars began his career in the music career, performing with various rock bands for around a decade. He began playing guitar in numerous of blues-based rock bands taking small jobs. He was so frustrated with the California music scene and then decided to make a fresh start.
Mars then posted an advertisement in the Los Angeles newspaper The Recycler, self-proclaiming himself as a rude, loud, and aggressive guitar player in April 1981. In order to hire him for the band Mötley Crüe, Nikki Sixx and Tommy Lee contacted him.
Mick has contributed writing songs to musician John LeCompt and bands like Machina and Cash diet. Additionally, on the title track of Hinder’s 2008 album, Take It to the Limit, the musician worked as a guitarist. He also performed as a solo guitarist in the song, Into the Light by Papa Roach.
Similarly, in 2009, Mars also served as a solo guitarist on Hinder’s 2009 soundtrack, Metamorphosis. In 2010, he also co-wrote the song with Escape the Fate for the band’s self-titled track, which was reserved for a later release.
Furthermore, he appears and co-wrote the music videos, Boss’s Daughter and album War of Angeles. Earnings of Mick Mars Albums Are Listed Below:
|Too Fast for Love||$1,500,000|
|Shout at the Devil||$6 million|
|Theatre of Pain||$6 million|
|Decade of Decadence||$3 million|
|Carnival of Sins Live||$1,500,000|
The co-writer of War of Angels has played various guitars in his professional career. Some of the equipment’s designs with its price are:
|Black Gibson Les Paul||$100,000|
Into the Light song guitarist, Mick owned a lavish mansion in Malibu, California, United States. Back in 2013, Mars sold the villa for $1.3 million.
Mick Mars was born Robert Alan Deal on May 4, 1951, in Terre Haute, Indiana, the United States to parents Tina Deal and Frank Deal. He spent his childhood with his sister, Susie Deal.
Talking about 5 feet 9 inches tall music sensation Mick’s education, he attended Westminster High School.
Divorced Twice: Father Of Three
The songwriter Mick Mars is married to Emi Canyn on September 29, 1990. The couple divorced in 1994.
Prior to this, Mars exchanged wedding vows with Sharon. The couple has not revealed when they split. Altogether, Mick has three children, Stormy Deal, Erik Deal, and Les Paul Deal.
The co-founder of the band Mötley Crüe Mick has badly suffered from ankylosing spondylitis. The illness affects the spine and pelvis. He was only 17 when it was diagnosed. At the end of 2004, this resulted in hip-replacement surgery.
After some years, the condition caused Mars’ lower spine to seize up and freeze completely solid. This caused a medical condition in which a person’s spine has a sideways curve, Scoliosis, and due to the effect, he was 3 inches shorter than he was in high school.