About Eric Burdon
It has been reported that the overall size of Eric Burdon net worth is as high as 5 million dollars, according to the recent estimations. Eric Burdon has earned most of his net worth because of his career as a singer, songwriter and actor. Eric Burdon is mostly known for his appearances with the rock group called The Animals. Also, he has played in the group called War. Eric Burdon is recognized for his aggressive stage appearances. In addition, Rolling Stone placed him as 57th in its list of The 100 Greatest Singers of All Time. Thus, music has been one of the main sources of increasing the overall amount of Eric Burdon net worth.
Born in 1941, the singer became known as a leading singer of the group called The Animals. The band was created in the United Kingdom in 1962. Before the band got this name, it was called the Alan Price Rhythm and Blues Combo. The Animals became known as one of the leading bands of the British Invasion in the United States.
Eric Burdon has sung in many songs of the group, such as “The House of the Rising Sun”, “Baby Let Me Take You Home”, “See See Rider”, “Sky Pilot”, “It’s My Life”, “Don’t Bring Me Down”, “Monterey”, “We Gotta Get out of This Place”, “Bring It On Home to Me”, “I’m Crying”, “Don’t Let Me Be Misunderstood” and “Boom Boom”.
Eric Burdon later reformed The Animals and changed the name of it to Eric Burdon and the New Animals. The band under this name released some hits, such as “San Franciscan Nights”, “Monterey”, “When I Was Young”, “Ring of Fire”, “White Houses” and “Sky Pilot”. In 1975, the original members of The Animals reunited. Two years later, they released an album called “Before We Were So Rudely Interrupted”. In 1983, they released another album called “Ark” with two singles called “Love Is For All Time” and “The Night”. The album was followed by a tour, which was released on DVD called “Rip It to Shreds”.
Talking more about Eric Burdon and the New Animals, they recorded quite a few live albums, including “Live at the Coach House”, “The Official Live Bootleg No. 2” and “The Official Live Bootleg 2000”. Thus, the sales of all of these albums have also added up to the overall size of Eric Burdon net worth.
In 1969, when he was living in San Francisco, he joined another group, called War. In 1970, he appeared on the album with this band called “The Black-Man’s Burdon”. In 1976, the group released a compilation album called “Love Is All Around”. In addition to his work with these groups, Eric Burdon has appeared as a solo act, as well, and this involvement has increased the total estimate of Eric Burdon net worth, too.