How rich is Thom Yorke?
Thom Yorke Net Worth:
Thom Yorke Net Worth:Thomas Edward "Thom" Yorke (born 7 October 1968) is an English musician, singer, and songwriter. He is the lead singer and principal songwriter of the bands Radiohead and Atoms for Peace, known for his use of falsetto. As a multi-instrumentalist, he mainly plays guitar and piano, but also plays synthesizer, bass guitar, and drums among other instruments, and makes use of electronic equipment such as samplers and drum machines; later Radiohead albums credit him with playing "laptop". In the 1990s, Yorke was known as a rock musician, but the 2000 Radiohead album Kid A saw his work expand into electronic music. He has released two solo albums: The Eraser (2006) and Tomorrow's Modern Boxes (2014). Outside music, Yorke is a political activist on behalf of human rights, environmentalist and anti-war causes.Yorke was born in 1968 in Northamptonshire. His family moved often before settling in Oxfordshire, where Yorke attended Abingdon School and founded Radiohead, then called On a Friday, with schoolmates. After he finished his degree at the University of Exeter, Radiohead signed to Parlophone; their early hit single "Creep" made Yorke a celebrity.In 2002, Q magazine named Yorke the sixth most powerful figure in music, and Radiohead were ranked number 73 in Rolling Stone's "100 Greatest Artists of All Time" in 2005, and in 2010 VH1 ranked them the 29th greatest artist of all time. A 2005 poll by Blender and MTV2 saw Yorke voted the 18th greatest singer of all time, and in 2008, he was ranked 66th in Rolling Stone 's "100 Greatest Singers of All Time" list.
|Birth date:||October 7, 1968 age 46|
|Birth place:||Wellingborough, United Kingdom|
|Height:||5 ft 5 in (1.66 m)|
|Profession:||Singer, Artist, Musician, Guitarist, Social activist, Songwriter, Singer-songwriter, Pianist, Multi-instrumentalist, Dancer|
|Education:||Abingdon School, University of Exeter, Hearing Damage, Harrowdown Hill, Black Swan|
|Children:||Noah Yorke, Agnes Yorke, Hearing Damage, Harrowdown Hill, Black Swan|
|Awards:||Grammy Award for Best Recording Package|
|Music groups:||Radiohead (1991), Atoms for Peace (Since 2009), Headless Chickens (1989), Band Aid 20 (2004)|
|Nominations:||Grammy Award for Best Alternative Music Album, Grammy Award for Best Rock Song, NME Award for Best Solo Artist, Brit Award for British Male Solo Artist, NME Award for Hero of the Year, Hearing Damage, Harrowdown Hill, Black Swan|
|Movies:||Pixies, Meeting People Is Easy, 7 Television Commercials|