Facts of Steve Vai Networth
|Full Name||Steve Vai|
|Birth Name||Steven Siro Vai|
|Profession||guitarist, composer, singer, songwriter, and producer|
|Birth City||New York|
|Birth Country||United States of America|
|Father Name||John Vai|
|Mother Name||Theresa Vai|
|No Of Children||Two|
|Awards||Three Grammy Awards|
|Date of Birth||June 6,1960|
Steve Vai developed a strong passion for guitar from the early years and swiftly picked up on the instrument. A three-time Grammy Award-winning artist, Vai dabbled into the music world after joining Frank Zappa, a multi-instrumentalist musician as a transcriptionist.
In 1983, the guitar hero embarked on a solo career and released his first album Flex-Able in the following year. It was turned out to be highly successful and was also named 'the richest and best hard rock guitar-virtuoso album of the '80s'.
Steve has released eight solo albums and sold more than 15 million records worldwide to date.
Steve Vai-Net Worth And Earning Details
As per estimation made by Celebrity Net Worth, Steve Vai owns $14 million net worth in 2020. His multiple roles, including guitarist, composer, singer, songwriter, and producer, have played a major role in his journey to $multimillioanire.
The proficient guitarist, Vai, has been enjoying the most successful solo career from the last few decades. It also includes some chart-booster and commercially successful albums.
Some of them are following,
|Passion and Warfare||1990||$1,800,000|
|Sex & Religion||1993||$182,069|
|The Ultra Zone||1999||$41,395|
|e at the Astoria, London||2004||$200,000|
|G3 Live: in Denver||2004||$100,000|
In 2009, Vai made $50,000 from the video of the album Where the Wild Things Are.
On the other hand, Steve has 436k subscribers on his YouTube Channel, SteveVaiHimself, as of 2020. As per Socialblade, the singer can command from $2.7k - $43.7k a year from the channel.
Sold His Hollywood Hills House For $1.5 Million
Steve Vai sold the house nestled in the Hollywood Hills for $1.5 million in Sep 2015. He put the mansion on the market for $1.795 million.
He originally acquired the property for $330,000 in 1987. The 3,981-square-foot home features three bedrooms and 4.5 bathrooms. It also includes living and family rooms.
It has the 1,400-square-foot studio, called the Mothership Studio.
Moreover, the artist has an Audi A5.
Besides his splendid music career, Steve Vai is also known for his philanthropic works. In 2008, the accomplished guitarist gave a signed guitar to a charity bidding run by Electro-Voice in aid of Minnesota Helps Bridge Disaster Fund.
Via is also a founding member of the Make A Noise Foundation that provides initial needs to young talents who can't afford to do these things for themselves.
He supports many other non-profit organizations such as Casey Lee Ball Foundation, Great Ormond Street Hospital, Hollywood Arts, and Wildlife Warriors Worldwide. Some other artists who underpin the aforementioned projects are Ann Wilson, Anthony McPartlin, Arsenal, Barbara Windsor, and Alice Cooper.
Short-Bio Of Steve Vai
Steve Vai was born on June 6, 1960, in Carle Place, New York, to John Vai and Theresa Vai. He has three brothers, including Michale Vai.
He did his schooling from Berklee College of Music. Around the same time, the then-promising guitarist started working for late legendary musician Frank Zappa.
Talking about his personal life, Steve has been married to Pia Maiocco since 1988. The couple also has two sons named Julian Angel Vai and Fire Vai.