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Kirk Hammett Net Worth

Kirk Hammett Net Worth

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Kirk Hammett Net Worth:
$70 Million

Birth date: November 18, 1962
Birth place: San Francisco, California, United States
Height:5 ft 7 in (1.715 m)
Profession: Musician, Songwriter, Guitarist, Author, Bassist, Pianist
Education: San Francisco State University, De Anza High School, Nothing Else Matters, Enter Sandman, The Unforgiven
Nationality: United States of America
Spouse: Lani Hammett (m. 1998), Rebecca Hammett (m. 1987–1990)
Children: Angel Ray Keala Hammett, Vincenzo Kainalu Hammett
Parents: Teofila "Chefela" Oyao, Dennis L. Hammett, Nothing Else Matters, Enter Sandman, The Unforgiven
Siblings: Tracy Hammett, Rick Hammett, Nothing Else Matters, Enter Sandman, The Unforgiven
Awards: Grammy Award for Best Metal Performance, Grammy Award for Best Hard Rock Performance, MTV Video Music Award for Best Rock Video, Grammy Award for Best Rock Instrumental Performance, Kerrang! Award for Best Album, Kerrang! Award for Best International Band, Kerrang! Hall of Fame Award, American Music Award for Favorite Heavy Metal/Hard Rock Artist, Porin Award for Best Foreign Video Programme, Kerrang! Inspiration Award, Billboard Music Award for Catalog Album of the Year, Billboard Music Award for Catalog Artist of the Year, Denmark, Los Angeles, CA, United States, Nothing Else Matters, Enter Sandman, The Unforgiven
Music groups: Metallica (Since 1983), Exodus (1980 – 1983), Nanowar, Devilhead
Movies: Metallica Through the Never, Metallica: Dark Souls, Metallica: Master of Puppets, Metallica: Reflections, Metallica: Phantom Puppets

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Kirk Hammett net worth, wiki & biography:

It is often asserted the total sum of Kirk Hammett net worth now is as high as $70 million dollars. He’s generally known in the heavy metal group, which can be known all all over the world, called “Metallica”. In the group, he takes places of a leading guitarist along with songwriter. He joined the group in 1983 and since that time his membership in it’s been among the primary sources of Kirk Hammett net worth. Before he began performing with this particular group, Kirk Hammett belonged to another group, which he formed and which was called “Exodus”. In 2003, in the listing of the 100 Greatest Guitarists Ever, Kirk Hammett was put into the 11th spot.

Kirk Hammett Net Worth $70 Million

In addition, the group proved to be a local celebrity plus it also affected the Bay Area thrash move. In 1983, Kirk Hammett joined the group “Metallica”, where he was selected to replace a former leading guitarist of the group, Dave Mustaine. So, this group began to incorporate enormous amounts of cash to Kirk Hammett net worth. Dave Mustaine left the group and formed his own, called “Megadeth”. Additionally, only at that time, Kirk Hammet was instructed the best way to play guitar by Joe Satriani. Considering that the 2nd record of “Metallica” was released, Kirk Hammett given to composing all the tunes of the group.

In addition, in 2003 their record called “St. Anger” was released. Initially, Kirk Hammett requested to have his guitar solos on the record, but the remaining group members failed to concur on that because they believed the solo sound of it was not too suitable. Additionally, after Kirk Hammett additionally said that initially they all needed to contain some solos in the record, yet, they failed to seem great, so they needed to omit them. In 2009, Kirk Hammett was inducted to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame together with the remaining group members. Therefore, it not only added lots of sales to Kirk Hammett net worth, but nonetheless, it also made him a successful musician on the market.

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