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Maurice Ernest Gibb Net Worth:Maurice Ernest Gibb, CBE (/ˈmɔrɪs/ (22 December 1949 – 12 January 2003) was a musician, singer, songwriter, and record producer who achieved international fame as guitarist, bassist and keyboardist of the Bee Gees. Although his brothers Barry and Robin Gibb were the band's primary lead vocalists, most of the groups albums included at least one or two Maurice Gibb compositions, including "Lay It on Me", "Country Woman" and "On Time". The Bee Gees were one of the most successful rock-pop groups ever. Gibb's role in the group focused on melody and arrangements, providing backing vocal harmony and playing a variety of instruments.Born on the Isle of Man, he started his music career in 1955 in Manchester, England, joining the skiffle-rock and roll group the Rattlesnakes that later evolved into the Bee Gees in 1958 when they moved to Australia. They returned to England, where they achieved worldwide fame. In 2002, the Bee Gees were appointed as CBEs for their "contribution to music", and following his death in 2003, Maurice's son collected his award at Buckingham Palace in 2004.Gibb's earliest musical influences included The Everly Brothers, Cliff Richard and Paul Anka; The Mills Brothers and The Beatles were significant later influences. By 1964 he began his career as an instrumentalist, playing guitar on "Claustrophobia". After the band's break-up in 1969, Gibb released his first solo single "Railroad" but his first solo album The Loner has never been released.
|Birth date:||December 22, 1949|
|Birth place:||Douglas, Isle of Man, UK|
|Height:||5' 8" (1.73 m)|
|Profession:||Soundtrack, Actor, Composer|
|Spouse:||Yvonne Gibb (m. 1975–2003), Lulu (m. 1969–1973), Stayin' Alive, How Deep Is Your Love, I Started a Joke|
|Children:||Adam Gibb, Samantha Gibb, Stayin' Alive, How Deep Is Your Love, I Started a Joke|
|Parents:||Barbara Gibb, Hugh Gibb, Stayin' Alive, How Deep Is Your Love, I Started a Joke|
|Siblings:||Robin Gibb, Barry Gibb, Andy Gibb, Lesley Gibb, Stayin' Alive, How Deep Is Your Love, I Started a Joke|
|Awards:||Grammy Award for Best Vocal Arrangement for Two or More Voices|
|Music groups:||Bee Gees (1958 – 2003), The Rattlesnakes|
|Nominations:||Golden Globe Award for Best Original Song, Country Music Association Award for Song of the Year, Outer Critics Circle Award for Outstanding Broadway Musical, Stayin' Alive, How Deep Is Your Love, I Started a Joke|
|Movies:||Bee Gees: One Night Only, Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band, Cucumber Castle, Bee Gees: This is Where I Came In|