Top 20 Metal Singer celebrities in the world

Here is the latest list of the world's top 20 Metal Singer celebrities [Updated November 30, 2022].

1. James Hetfield

James Hetfield net worth 2020
James Hetfield was born on August 3, 1963 in Downey, United States.

Co-founder of the Grammy Award-winning heavy metal band Metallica who was named the eighth greatest metal guitarist by Joel Mclver in 2009. He is joined in Metallica by bassist Robert Trujillo, drummer Lars Ulrich and guitarist Kirk Lee Hammett

He observed his mother die of cancer without medicine when he was sixteen because of her strong belief in Christian Science, an event that inspired the Metallica song "The God That Failed." 

Net Worth 2020: $300 Million

2. Ozzy Osbourne

Ozzy Osbourne net worth 2020
Ozzy Osbourne was born on December 3, 1948 in Aston, England.
Black Sabbath's 1970 album Paranoid included the iconic metal songs "Iron Man," "War Pigs," and "Paranoid," which was written in twenty-five minutes and hit #4 on the U.K. Billboard. 

Net Worth 2020: $220 Million

3. Bruce Dickinson

Bruce Dickinson net worth 2020
Bruce Dickinson was born on August 7, 1958 in Worksop, England.
He pursued a solo career, beginning to release albums in 1990 which received critical acclaim.

Net Worth 2020: $115 Million

4. Klaus Meine

Klaus Meine net worth 2020
Klaus Meine was born on May 25, 1948 in Hanover, Germany.
He and Rudolf Schenker are the only members of the Scorpions that have appeared on every one of the band's albums.

Net Worth 2020: $75 Million

5. Geezer Butler

Geezer Butler net worth 2020
Geezer Butler was born on July 17, 1949 in Birmingham, England.
His activism spilled over into a boycott campaign against Fortnum and Mason's for carrying foie grass in their inventory.

Net Worth 2020: $70 Million

6. Maynard James Keenan

Maynard James Keenan net worth 2020
Maynard James Keenan was born on April 17, 1964 in Ravenna, United States.
He has provided songs for the soundtracks of the movies Underworld, Constantine, and End of Watch.

Net Worth 2020: $60 Million

7. Rob Zombie

Rob Zombie net worth 2020
Rob Zombie was born on January 12, 1965 in Haverhill, United States.
He directed House of 1000 Corpses and its sequel The Devil's Rejects.

Net Worth 2020: $50 Million

8. Vince Neil

Vince Neil net worth 2020
Vince Neil was born on February 8, 1961 in Los Angeles, United States.
He competed with P.I.G. Racing during the 1992 Indy Lights season, where he raced four times.

Net Worth 2020: $50 Million

9. Rob Halford

Rob Halford net worth 2020
Rob Halford was born on August 25, 1951 in Sutton Coldfield, England.
He was featured on the Queens of the Stone Age song "Feel Good Hit of the Summer."

Net Worth 2020: $30 Million

10. Mike Patton

Mike Patton net worth 2020
Mike Patton was born on January 27, 1968 in Eureka, United States.
In 1989, Faith No More's album The Real Thing shot to the top ten on the U.S. charts, thanks to the hit single "Epic."

Net Worth 2020: $25 Million

11. James Labrie

James Labrie net worth 2020
James Labrie was born on May 5, 1963 in Canada.
He was also part of the glam metal band Winter Rose with whom he released an album in 1989.

Net Worth 2020: $20 Million

12. Serj Tankian

Serj Tankian net worth 2020
Serj Tankian was born on August 21, 1967 in Beirut, Lebanon.
He has released the solo albums Elect the Dead, Imperfect Harmonies, and Harakiri.

Net Worth 2020: $20 Million

13. Dave Mustaine

Dave Mustaine net worth 2020
Dave Mustaine was born on September 13, 1961 in La Mesa, United States.
He was a guest MTV news reporter during the 2010 presidential election.

Net Worth 2020: $18 Million

14. Sully Erna

Sully Erna net worth 2020
Sully Erna was born on February 7, 1968 in Lawrence, United States.
He and Godsmack released a self-titled four-time Platinum-selling debut album in 1998.

Net Worth 2020: $16 Million

15. Zakk Wylde

Zakk Wylde net worth 2020
Zakk Wylde was born on January 14, 1967 in Bayonne, United States.

Multi-instrumentalist who founded heavy metal band Black Label Society. He was known for his long association with Ozzy Osbourne.

He was recognized for the bulls-eye design on his guitar. He was also known for his mastery of the pinch harmonic.

Net Worth 2020: $16 Million

16. Tom Araya

Tom Araya net worth 2020
Tom Araya was born on June 6, 1961 in Vina del Mar, Chile.
His songs are often about serial killers.

Net Worth 2020: $14 Million

17. Geoff Tate

Geoff Tate net worth 2020
Geoff Tate was born on January 14, 1959 in Stuttgart, Germany.
He and his wife launched their own brand of wine in 2010 called Insania.

Net Worth 2020: $12 Million

18. Don Dokken

Don Dokken net worth 2020
Don Dokken was born on June 29, 1953 in Los Angeles, United States.
He fronted the 1990 album Up From the Ashes and the 2008 album, Solitary.

Net Worth 2020: $10 Million

19. Corey Taylor

Corey Taylor net worth 2020
Corey Taylor was born on December 8, 1973 in Des Moines, United States.

Heavy metal singer known best as the lead vocalist of Slipknot and Stone Sour. He was joined in Slipknot by drummer Shawn Crahan, guitarists Mick Thomson and Jim Root, bassist Chris Fehn, DJ Sid Wilson and keyboardist Craig Jones

He released a book called Seven Deadly Sins: Settling The Argument Between Born Bad And Damaged Good in 2011. 

Net Worth 2020: $10 Million

20. Dee Snider

Dee Snider net worth 2020
Dee Snider was born on March 15, 1955 in Queens, United States.
He was ranked #83 in Hit Parade's 2006 list of the Top 100 Metal Vocalists of All Time.

Net Worth 2020: $10 Million