How rich is Dave Matthews?
Dave Matthews Net Worth:
Dave Matthews Net Worth:
Dave Matthews Net Worth $250 Million
David John “Dave” Matthews is an American singer songwriter, musician and performer, best known as the lead vocalist, songwriter, and guitarist for the Dave Matthews Band. Lately his net worth has been said to be around $250 million dollars. At present he performs primarily with acoustic guitar and favors beat rather than solos in his playing. Throughout the time from 2000 to 2010, his group, the Dave Matthews Band, sold more tickets and brought in more money than another act in North America.
David John Matthews was born in Johannesburg, South Africa, the third of four kids of parents John and Valerie Matthews. Dave Matthews and his family immigrated to America when he was only two years old settling in Westchester County, NY. They moved back Johannesburg in 1980 following the departure Matthews’s dad. In Charlottesville, Matthews took up acting and music. After befriending fellow local jazz musicians, Dave was supported to form The Dave Matthews Band in 1991. Their first official record “Remember Two Things” was released two years after on the independent label Bama Rags. The record was certified gold by the RIAA after reaching the maximum independent entry on College charts and garnered them a contract with RCA. Dave Matthews now possesses over 150 acres of property all over the world, enough to make him the biggest land owner in Virginia. Dave Matthews Band is the most successful touring musical action of the last ten years. They tour nonstop for several span and have sold over 50 million records since 1990.
|Birth date:||January 9, 1967|
|Birth place:||Johannesburg, South Africa|
|Profession:||Singer-songwriter, musician, record producer, actor|
|Education:||St Stithians College|
|Spouse:||Jennifer Ashley Harper (m. 2000)|
|Children:||Grace Anne Matthews, Stella Busina Matthews, August Oliver Matthews|
|Parents:||John Matthews, Valerie Matthews, Ants Marching, Crash Into Me, Lie in Our Graves|
|Siblings:||Jane Matthews, Peter Matthews, Anne Matthews|
|Awards:||Grammy Awards: Best Rock Vocal Performance by a Duo or Group (1997), for Best Male Rock; ASCAP Film and Television Music AwardsVocal Performance (2004)|
|Music groups:||“Dave Matthews Band” (1991)|
|Nominations:||Grammy Award for Best Rock Song, Grammy Award for Best Pop Collaboration with Vocals, Grammy Award for Best Rock Instrumental Performance, Country Music Association Award for Musical Event of the Year, Academy of Country Music Award for Vocal Event of the Year, Ants Marching, Crash Into Me, Lie in Our Graves|
|Movies:||“I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry”, “You Don’t Mess with the Zohan”, “Just Go with It”, “Lake City”, “In the Woods”|
|TV shows:||America: A Tribute to Heroes|