Ringo Starr Net Worth

Ringo Starr is a musician, songwriter, narrator and singer from England. He was one of the members of legendary band The Beatles. His position in the band was playing drum. His success in the music industry did not only happen when The Beatles was still active but up to today because millions of people from all over the world are still loyal with him. Because of the success, Ringo Starr net worth is currently estimated at $300 million, a number that makes him the richest drummer in the world. With the net worth, the earnings of the legendary English drummer is above Phil Collins, Dave Grohl, Don Henley and Lars Ulrich.

Ringo Starr

Ringo Starr

Ringo Starr was born and grown up in Liverpool, England. When he was a kid, he suffered from some health problems that made him stop learning in grammar school at the age 13. Then, he studied secondary school in Liverpool and he excelled in drama, art and mechanics. Ringo joined The Beatles in 1962 to replace Pete Best. His quirky style was often cited as an influence by modern artists. Even though his position in the band was a drummer but he showed his ability in writing songs; it was shown when he wrote and sang some tracks, including Octopus’s Garden and Yellow Submarine.

In 1970 The Beatles are broken up. Ringo decided to start his solo career. During his solo career, Ringo has released 15 studio albums and collaborated with various artists, including Paul MacCartney who was his former band mate. Ringo Starr has also appeared in some films. He also narrated television shows for children entitled Thomas the Tank Engine and Friends and Shining Time Station. The TV shows were quite successful and brought a huge contribution to his net worth. Shining Time Station was even rewarded an Emmy.

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