Rock musician Steven Tyler is most famous as the co-founder and lead singer of Aerosmith, one of the most successful bands of all time. Tyler has recorded over a dozen albums that have gold or multi-platinum status with Aerosmith which has won multiple music awards, including Grammy Awards, American Music Awards, four Billboard Music Awards, and more. Tyler has an estimated net worth of $150 million as of 2023, according to Celebrity Net Worth.
After 50 years of classic rock and some of the most enduring hits like “Dream On”, “Walk This Way” and “Sweet Emotion”, Aerosmith recently began its farewell “Peace Out” tour leaving the fans emotional.
As per The Richest, Tyler’s group Aerosmith has consistently made hundreds of thousands of dollars from album and record sales. The group made around $40,000 from record sales in 2012 from the album “Music from Another Dimension!”. In 2006, they earned an estimated $300,000 from the album, “Devil’s Got a New Disguise”.
On top of that, Aerosmith’s other major income highlight came from an unusual source. In 2007, they licensed 29 of their classic hits to gaming company Activision, which makes the game “Guitar Hero”. The company developed a new version of the game called “Guitar Hero: Aerosmith”, which was released in 2008.
#AEROHISTORY: ‘GUITAR HERO: AEROSMITH’ June 29th, 2008. By April 2010, the game has seen more than 3.6 million units sold, 2.7 in North America, and is considered the best selling band-centric music game across both Guitar Hero and Rock Band series. pic.twitter.com/10uVXvSsnF
The game sold almost 600,000 copies in its first week, earning over $25 million and within months it sold 1 million copies and made $50 million in sales, as per Celebrity Net Worth. The CEO of Activision, Bobby Kotick once claimed that Aerosmith’s game royalties outweigh their lifetime income from any other source, Celebrity Net Worth reported.
Apart from his work with Aerosmith, Tyler has made several film and television appearances, in productions like “Wayne’s World 2,” “The Simpsons,” “Saturday Night Live,” and “Two and a Half Men.” He collaborated with inventor/engineer Mark Dirico to launch Dirico Motorcycles in 2007.
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Tyler’s home is located in the Boston, Massachusetts area, and he also owns a property in Las Vegas and Los Angeles worth around $1 million. Further his property in Maui, Hawaii is estimated to be worth around $6.5 million, as per The Richest.
Tyler also has an impressive collection of cars which includes a Mercedes, Bently, Porsche 911, Jaguar F Type, and more. One of the most impressive cars in his collection, the Hennessey Venom GT Spyder comes at a base price of $1.8 million as per the official website.
Tyler dated fashion model Bebe Buell with whom he had a daughter Liv Tyler. After his relationship ended, he married Cyndria Foxe in 1978. They stayed together for almost a decade before splitting in 1987. Tyler then married clothing designer Teresa Barrick in 1988, and they had a daughter and a son together before getting divorced in 2006.
However, Tyler’s most controversial relationship has been with Julia Comb. In 1975, then 27-year-old Tyler obtained Holcomb’s guardianship when she was 16 years old. They then lived together in Boston and dated for three years. Holcomb got pregnant but had an abortion due to the health reasons of the baby. Holcomb, who later renamed herself Julia Misley,” filed a suit in December 2022 against Tyler alleging sexual assault and forced abortion. In 2023 Tyler denied all allegations and claimed that their relationship was consensual he had immunity as her legal guardian at the time, PEOPLE reported.
Exclusive: In a lawsuit filed this week, Steven Tyler has been accused of sexually assaulting a minor and coercing her into getting an abortion.https://t.co/zH4v7ElRRn