Sir Paul Mccartney Net Worth – $1.2 billion
With $660 million net worth, Paul Mccartney got second place in the 2014 list of Wealth X’s top richest recording artists in the world.
Paul Mccartney net worth was estimated around $7 million when he was a part of world famous band, The Beatles. He started his career with John Lennon by joining the band “Quarrymen “at the very teenage.
Sir Paul Mccartney
Net Worth: $1.2 billion
Profession: English Singer, Songwriter, and Musician
Born Date: 18 June 1942
Spouse: Nancy Shevell (m. 2011), Heather Mills (m. 2002–2008), Linda McCartney (m. 1969–1998)
Children: Stella McCartney, Beatrice McCartney, James McCartney, Mary McCartney, Heather McCartney
However, in 1970s the band got breakup and Paul started performing in studio albums and wrote some famous POP songs including “Yesterday”.
He is a born artist and a successful English songwriter, singer and composer. He started his career in 1957 by signing some album contracts like; Driving Rain, Flaming Pie, Flowers in the Dirt, Kisses on the Bottom, Memory Almost Full, New, Off the ground, Press to play.
Of course, Net worth of Paul Mccartney got smart multiplication and earned good amount of money with these albums.
After the end of his career with The Beatles band, he started his own band called “Wings” together with his first wife Linda and Denny Laine. Net worth Paul Mccartney started multiplying with the foundation of this band and rich to the level of world-famous singers. Current Paul Mccartney net worth has reached to the unbelievable figure of $1.2 billion US dollars.
He has been hailed by Guinness World Records as the “most successful composer and recording artist of all time”. Ever increasing net worth of Paul Mccartney helps him to get credit as the “most successful songwriter” in the history of UK Charts. His tremendous passion for music won him some of the honorable awards like BRIT Awards, Grammy Awards, American Music Awards, MTV Video Music Awards, MTV Europe Music Awards, Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards, Classical Brit Awards, and the UK’s Q Awards.
Being a most successful musician he has been referred as “Sir Paul McCartney” by his friends. Besides singing, Sir Paul Mccartney net worth also comes from his guest appearances in famous TV shows, sponsorships, and royalties. Paul Mccartney net worth also gets some addition from a transportation business of his third wife, Nancy Shevell. She is a board member of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority and also known as a trucker girl.
Net worth Paul Mccartney increased tremendously over the years. Take a look at the below numbers:
- 2011 – $535 million
- 2012 – $600 million
- 2013 – $700 million
- 2014 – $1.20 billion
- 2015 – $1.15 billion
- 2018 – $1.28 billion
- 2019 – $1.28 billion
- 2020 – $1.2 billion
- 2021 – $1.2 billion
Paul McCartney Family Background
Sir James Paul McCartney born on June 18, 1942, in Liverpool, England. He is a son of Mary (Maternity Nurse) and James McCartney (A cotton salesman and Jazz pianist with a Local Band). He is born and brought up in a traditional working middle-class family.
Paul has inherited his passion for music and playing multiple musical instruments from his father which later become a major source of Sir Paul Mccartney net worth.
His first wife Linda Maccartney died in 1998 after a long battle with cancer. In 2002, he married Heather Mills who is a former model and anti-landmine activist. Unfortunately, their marriage life came to an end in 2006 and get divorced. In 2011, Paul McCartney married third time with New York businesswoman Nancy Shevell. Her transportation business is comparatively a good source of net worth Paul Mccartney to some extent.
In brief, this 77 years old recording artist’s net worth is constantly growing with every passing day.