Originally posted on June 19, 2019 @ 4:11 pm
Tommy Lee (Real Name: Thomas Lee Bass) was born on October 3, 1962, in Athens, Greece. He is a distinguished musician and founder of the Motley Crue. One of his most outstanding roles in the band is drumming. In addition, he also founded the Methods of Mayhem – a rap metal band. To top it all, Tommy has done many solo musical projects.
He is the son of David Lee Thomas Bass who is a sergeant in the US Army, while his mother is Vassilikki “Voula” Papadimitriou – a former contestant of Miss Greece in the 1960’s Miss World contest. However, his family relocated to California one year after his birth. Tommy got his first drum at 4 years and his first drum kit as a teenager. Due to his passion for music, Tommy dropped out of school to follow his heart. Consequently, he joined Suite 19 and carried on from there. Tommy Lee net worth is purely made from music.
Tommy is a brother to Athena Lee who was also a drummer. He was inspired by listening to Cheap Trick, Led Zeppelin, Sweet, Van Halen, Kiss, and AC/DC. Some of the best drummers who motivated him to include John Bonham, Terry Bozzio, and Tommy Aldridge. Tommy’s net worth is quite humongous and almost unbelievable.
Who is Tommy Lee? Work highlight.
Tommy became a member of Suite 19 which was very successful, and they played the Sunset Strip in Los Angeles in the late 1970s. Coincidentally, he met Nikki Sixx and others followed including Mick Mars and Vince Neil. They formed a band called Motley Crue. From then, they moved on very fast and released their first album dubbed Too Fast for Love (1981). They released it under their own label Leathur Records. Afterward, the band was signed by Elektra Records.
That marked a string of releases for them including Shout at the Devil, 1983; Theatre of Pain, 1985; Girls, Girl, Girls, 1987; and Dr. Feelgood, 1989. Unfortunately, Lee reached a point and deserted the band. He began doing solo concerts for a number of years. Eventually, he reunited with the band to go for the Crue’s Greatest Hits Tour in 1999. Tommy’s net worth soared even when he had withdrawn from the band. Basically, he has done a lot that cannot be covered here.
As an actor, Tommy appeared in the NBC’s reality show Tommy Lee Goes to College and he was one of the producers of that show. Afterward, he started filming Battleground Earth alongside Ludacris for Discovery Channel’s “Planet Green” show.
Tommy Lee Net Worth 2019: $70 Million.
Tommy’s net worth has been accrued from his careers that include songwriting, disc jockeying, drumming, and singing. Consequently, over the years that he has been active in his careers, he has managed to garner a whopping $70 million. Whoa! What a lumpsum amount he has!
House and Cars details.
Tommy Lee’s lifestyle is quite enviable and amazing. In fact, it is full of glamour and splendor because of the magnificence it is inundated with. He lives in a palatial abode worth $6 million. Whoa! What a classic house! In addition, he also owns a Mustang GT manufactured by Ford $30,000 among other high-end cars including the highly coveted Range Rover.
Name: Thomas Lee Bass
Net worth: $70 million
Profession: Musician, DJ, Songwriter, and Drummer
Spouse: Elaine Starchuk, Heather Locklear, Pamela Anderson, Bobbie Brown, Sofia Toufa, and Brittany Furlan
Age: 56 years