Geddy Lee net worth: Canadian musician, singer and songwriter, best known as the leading Canadian rock group Rush, Geddy Lee has a net worth of $30 million.
Gary Lee Weinrib is Canadian singer and a musician who is popularly known by his stage name “Geddy Lee”. Geddy is prominent in the field of music since 1968, and is mostly noted for his impressive guitar skills that have inspired many major names in the industry including the guitarist of bands like Iron Maiden, Metallica and others. Geddy is considered as one of the best bassist in the world and sings with the band named “Rush” as well as solo.
Born July 29, 1953 in Willowdale, Ontario, Canada to Polish parents who resided in Canada as refuges, Geddy was raised in a Jewish environment and even had Bar Mitzvah. He was interested in music from an early and this may be because his father was also a skilled musician. His father died when Geddy was still young and was raised by his mother in his teenage.
As he wanted to help his mother get through her loss, Geddy started to focus more and more in his music starting in his teenage. It was not long before he landed on being a part of the heavy metal band “Rush”. Geddy was more into bass and singing in the band and as the band started flourishing locally, mostly for their rock music, Geddy and his band members started finding fame as well as money.
“Rush” became a popular rock band in Canada from 70s with its successful albums like “2112”, “Permanent Waves”, “Moving Pictures” and many more. As the band grew to get more popular with time, Geddy started a solo singing career side by side. He became prominent as a solo singer and an excellent guitarist with his album “Favourite Hedache” that released in 2000. Geddy has managed to make a fanbase of millions around the world most of them are influenced by his magical skills in bass as well as his voice.
A father of a son and a daughter, Geddy is married to Nancy Young for thirty-nine years and their marriage is still going strong as ever. An award winning musician, Geddy enjoys collecting wine and is a great fan of baseball. He also supports different charitable foundations and has created a scholarship for students in Niagara College. This Juno Hall of Fame starrer as well as Rock and Roll Hall of Fame starrer has also been awarded an honorary doctorate from Nipissing University.
Geddy Lee has accumulated a net worth of $30 million till date. All of his net worth is amassed by his strong music career that has been a success from the start. Being a multimillionaire, Geddy enjoys a lavishing life with all the luxuries in the world. He travels extensively for his musical tours which aids to his net worth in an obvious way. Geddy also earns a lot being a record producer, a composer and many other music related projects.
Quick Facts about Geddy Lee
Full Name: Gary Lee Weinrib
Profession: Singer, guitarist, bassist, musician
Height: 5ft 9 in
Ethnicity: Polish, Jewish
Date of Birth: July 29, 1953
Place of Birth: Willowdale, Ontario, Canada
Marital status: Married to Nancy Young
Astrological sign: Leo