Ian Gillan is an English singer and songwriter who has a net worth of $40 million. Ian Gillan was born in Chiswick, London, England in August 1945. He is best known for being the lead singer for the band Deep Purple. Gillan started many bands and joined the group Episode Six after their singer left.
He was the vocalist and also played harmonica and percussion for the band Deep Purple from 1969 to 1973, again from 1984 to 1989, and since 1992. Deep Purple released their debut studio album Shades of Deep Purple in 1968 and have released a total of 19 studio albums and have also released more than 35 live albums. Their albums Deep Purple in Rock, Fireball, Machine Head, Who Do We Think We Are, Burn, Perfect Strangers, The House of Blue Light, and Now What?! all reached #1 in either Germany, Austria, Norway, or the UK. The band is best known for their single “Smoke on the Water” and has sold more than 100 million albums worldwide. Gillan was also the lead vocalist for the band Black Sabbath for a year and sang the role of Jesus in the original record of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Jesus Chris Superstar.
|Net Worth:||$40 Million|
|Date of Birth:||Aug 19, 1945 (76 years old)|
|Height:||6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)|
|Profession:||Singer, Singer-songwriter, Film Score Composer, Musician, Lyricist|