Facts of Slash
|Full Name||Saul Hudson|
|Birth Name||Saul Hudson|
|Birth City||Hampstead, London|
|Birth Country||United Kingdom|
|Spouse||Perla Ferrar (m. 2001–2018), Renee Suran (m. 1992–1997)|
|Relation With||Perla Ferrar (2001-2018)|
|No Of Children||2|
|Awards||Kerrang! Icon Award|
|Education||Fairfax High School, Beverly Hills High School|
|Date of Birth||July 24,1965|
The American-English rock guitarist Saul Hudson, well known by the stage name Slash won Walk of Fame in 2012. He is famous as the lead guitarist of the American hard rock band Guns N' Roses. Currently, the multi-talented musician, songwriter, record producer has the net worth of around $90 million.
One of the greatest electric guitarists of all time, Slash has accumulated huge fan following and fortune through his contribution to the music industry. Here check out the details about Slash net worth, salary, income sources, expenses, endorsements, age, guitars, wife, songs, personal details.
Slash's Net Worth is $90 Million: Salary, Income Sources
According to the Celebrity Net Worth, Saul aka Slash is estimated to have the net worth of around $90 million as of May 2020. While another source The Richest estimates his net worth to be $32 million. So, his overall fortune is in the range $34-$90 million.
Well, he mainly earns his net worth from the professional career as a musician, songwriter, record producer and film producer.
A reliable source reported that the average salary of a musician is $42,000 and the pay ranges from $10,000 to $104,000. On the other hand, a songwriter earns around $43,000 per year with payroll ranging in between $30,000 and $90,000.
And a record producer earns $44,000 per annum and ranges between $20,000 and $1 million.
Slash started his career early at his age in 1981 through first band Tidus Solan. Years after in 1983, he and his childhood friend Steven Adler formed a band Road Crew.
Interesting Fact: The name Road crew was named after the Motorhead song ‘We are The Road Crew”.
But later on, Slash disbanded the group. In June 1985, Slash was invited by Axl Rose and Izzy Stradlin to join Gun N’ Roses as the lead guitarist who is the youngest member of the band.
Along with this band, he worked in various bands including Slash’s Snakepit, Velvet Revolver and many more. He even released his many singles and collaborative albums.
Here is the list of record sale and its earnings
|1987||Record sales from the album Appetite for Destruction||$33,000,000|
|1988||Record sales from the album G N' R Lie||$13,000,000|
|1991||Record sales from the album Use Your Illusion I & II||$39,000,000|
|1993||Record sales from the album "The Spaghetti Incident?"||$6,000,000|
|2004||Record sales from the album Contraband with Velvet Revolver||$ 2,200,000|
|2007||Record sales from the album Contraband with Libertad||$50,000|
Record sales from the album Slash
Earnings from Live in Manchester
|2012||Record sales from the album Apocalyptic Love||$110,000|
|2014||Earnings from the album World on Fire (42,000 copies)||$50,000|
Slash is set to be appearing in the documentaries including Until the Music Ends, #No Joke, Dude! Where’s My Music? and other profit-making future projects.
Did You Know? Slash occasionally collaborated with King of Pop Michael Jackson.
Slash Instagram & YouTube Earnings, Endorsements Income
Besides the earning from musical career, Slash earns well from his social media accounts; Instagram and YouTube.
From Instagram, he earns in between $4,489.5 to $7,482.5 per sponsored post. Till date, he have shared 5,608 posts which earned him from $25,177,116 and $41,961,860.
Till date, he has had accumulated many endorsement deals, lucrative agreements and promotional ads.
Again, he also has a YouTube channel from which he is estimated to earn $343 to $5.5k monthly. His estimated yearly earning is between $4.1k and $65.8k.
Slash Expenses, Assets, House, Car, Lifestyle
Slash, the multimillionaire is living a lavish lifestyle in London, England, United Kingdom. His house is worth around $15 million featuring two storeys building and swimming pool.
Even if the report on his car collection is not out, Slash surely owns many luxury cars worth hundreds of thousand dollars.
Moreover, the artist also owns a bulldog of worth in between $1,500 and $4,000.
Regarding his insurance, an online source cited that he has his guitar collection insured which worth a total of $1.92 million. But the musician has not talked openly on the topic to date.
He Previously Owned Several Cars And Motorcycles
Back in 2011, he owned several expensive cars and bikes which he had put on an auction for sell. He reportedly owned 1966 Corvette which was then estimated to be sold sor $90,000 to $100,000.
Likewise, he also owned 2007 Harley Davidson V-Rod VRSCAW Twin Racing Street Custom Cruiser that was worth $8,000 to 10,000.
Besides, his bikes and cars, he had also put on sale his memorabilia guitars that was worth a few hundred thousands.
Slash And The Hat
You may be wondering that Slash is always on the hat and goggles. There’s a story in it. As a fact, Slash took the hat and goggles from a shop and left without paying when he was wondering in America.
Slash Charity Works
Slash is also engaged in various philanthropic works. He is an honorary hoed member of a non-profit organization Little Kids Rock. He has donated his instruments to the Little Kids Rock students.
Slash to inspire the kids said, “Being a musician is something that is good for the character because it teaches you a lot about discipline. I think it's a really great creative outlet.”
He is also recognized for his huge contributions to the environmental welfare programs.
Slash Personal Details, Age, Height, Weight, Wife, Children, Relationship Status
Slash was born with the name Saul Hudson on 23 July 1965 to his parents; mother Ola Hudson and father Anthony Hudson.
He was born in Hampstead, London, England, UK and raised in Stoke-on-Trent. At the age of 11, he moved to Los Angeles and holds American-British nationality with white Ethnicity.
As of 2019, Slash is 53 years old and has a height of 5 feet 10 inches (178 cm) weighing 75 kg (165 pounds).
Slash was married to Perla Ferrar, they wed in Hawaii on 15 October 2001. The couple is blessed with two children; sons London Emilio (August 28, 2002) and Cash Anthony (June 23, 2004).
After 9 years of marriage, in 2010, Slash filed for the divorce but the pair reconciled after two months.
Later in 2014, he again filed for the divorce which is yet to be finalized.
Well, he has moved on with his girlfriend Meegan Hodges meanwhile.
Prior to Perla, Slash was married to model cum actress Renee Suran, exchanged vows on 10 October 1992 in Marina del Rey California. They divorced after fivers of marriage in late 1997.
Slash Health Problems
In 2001, Slash was diagnosed by the heart muscle disease cardiomyopathy at the age of 35. The actual reason for the congestive heart failure is caused by his long years of alcohol and drugs.
The doctors gave him only six days to six weeks to live but he fought it through physical therapy and implantation of a defibrillator.
In 2009, he quitted smoking after his mother’s death from lung cancer.
- Slash is fond of guitars; he has over 100 guitarist.
- He has said that he will cut his signature long curly hair one day.
- He loves watching horror movies.
- He is both American and British citizen.