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Geddy Lee Net Worth

How rich is Geddy Lee?

Geddy Lee Net Worth:
$30 Million

Birth date: July 29, 1953
Birth place: Willowdale, Toronto, Canada
Height:5 ft 9 in (1.778 m)
Profession: Singer, Musician, Bassist, Songwriter, Record producer, Keyboard Player, Film Score Composer
Nationality: Canada
Spouse: Nancy Young (m. 1976)
Children: Julian Lee, Kyla Avril Lee
Parents: Morris Weinrib, Mary Weinrib
Music groups: Rush, Big Dirty Band

Geddy Lee profiles:

imdb.com/name/nm1441958
freebase.com/m/03d8y
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Geddy_Lee

Geddy Lee net worth & biography:

Geddy Lee net worth has been estimated to reach 28 million dollars. A tremendous part of it comes from singing, record making, playing bass guitar and keyboard and composing songs. Geddy Lee was born in 1953 and is of Polish and Jewish ethnicities.

Geddy Lee Net Worth – 28 Million Dollars

 

Geddy Lee whose complete name is Gary Lee Weinrib is largely called a Canadian musician in the team “Rush” which can be really a rock music group. Within a lead singer along with the group Geddy Lee performed like keyboard player, a bass guitarist. Like a guitarist, Geddy Lee won several awards and nominations. Consequently, playing guitar raised Geddy Lee net-worth with a mile. Additionally, Geddy Lee did as a producer not just for their own group but also for several others including “Rocket Science”. The musician has also started his solo career with all the launch of his own first work in 2000 that was entitled “My Favorite Headache”. It was a high achievement for them since they became the very first rock group to obtain this kind of honorary recognition. Geddy Lee retains the place within the listing of the 100 Greatest Rock singers ever. Geddy Lee’s stage name was considered by his mom inadvertently, who had an accent pronouncing his actual name Gary which always sounded like she’d say ‘Geddy’. Also, his pals at school found about it and began to call him ‘Geddy’ constantly. In a single interview, Geddy Lee told the story that because his mom was of the Polish ancestry, she couldn’t pronounce his name right and everytime she attempted to mention it, friends noticed it like ‘Geddy’. Right after, even his mom started to call him ‘Geddy’ and hence, the musician switched his name from Gary to Geddy. Also, the recording artist is called from Jewish ancestry and in one of his own interviews he was requested to inform his two Jewish characteristics, which Geddy named as his sense of humour and his nose. Evidently the latter one aids in his own profession a great deal because he’s adored by his comic fashion and it increases the entire number of Geddy Lee net-worth.

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Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Togetherness2015TV Series writer - 1 episode
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon2014TV Series music - 1 episode
The Bridge2014TV Series writer - 1 episode
Comix from the Underground2014TV Series writer - 1 episode
Independent Lens2013TV Series documentary writer - 1 episode
Transporter: The SeriesTV Series 2 episodes, 2012 writer - 3 episodes, 2012
The Lords of Salem2012writer: "The Spirit of Radio"
That's My Boy2012writer: "Limelight"
Metal Evolution2012TV Series documentary writer - 1 episode
Hunky Dory2011writer: "A Passage To Bangkok"
Goon2011writer: "Working Man"
Score: A Hockey Musical2010writer: "Time Stand Still"
Fringe2010TV Series writer - 1 episode
Rise Up: Canadian Pop Music in the 1980s2009TV Movie documentary writer: "Tom Sawyer"
Guitar Hero 52009Video Game writer: "The Spirit of Radio Live, 2008"
This Beat Goes On: Canadian Pop Music in the 1970s2009TV Movie documentary music: "Closer to the Heart"
I Love You, Man2009writer: "Tom Sawyer", "Limelight", "Fly by Night"
Fanboys2009writer: "Limelight", "Tom Sawyer"
Adventureland2009writer: "Limelight"
Chuck2008TV Series writer - 1 episode
Por Toda Minha Vida2008TV Series writer - 1 episode
Adventures of Power2008writer: "Tom Sawyer"
Halloween2007writer: "Tom Sawyer"
The Sopranos2007TV Series writer - 1 episode
White Noise 2: The Light2007writer: "The Spirit of Radio" - as Lee
Rock Band2007Video Game writer: "Tom Sawyer"
Family Guy2006TV Series writer - 1 episode
Trailer Park Boys: The Movie2006writer: "The Spirit of Radio"
Rush: R302005Video documentary writer: "Tom Sawyer", "Working Man", "Finding My Way", "Bastille Day", "Anthem", "A Passage to Bangkok", "Cygnus X-1", "Hemispheres", "The Spirit of Radio", "Force Ten", "Animate", "Subdivisions", "Earthshine", "Red Barchetta", "Roll the Bones", "Dreamline", "Between the Wheels", "Mystic Rhythms"
Sonny2002writer: "Limelight"
The Simpsons2002TV Series performer - 1 episode
Futurama2002TV Series writer - 1 episode
Top Ten2001TV Series documentary writer - 1 episode
Freaks and Geeks2000TV Series writer - 1 episode
High Fidelity2000writer: "Jacob's Ladder" - as Gary Weinrib
The Waterboy1998writer: "Tom Sawyer"
SLC Punk!1998writer: "The Trees" - as Lee
Whatever1998writer: "Tom Sawyer"
Beavis and Butt-Head1994TV Series writer - 1 episode
Future War 19861982writer: "Witch Hunt" - uncredited

Composer

Composer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Clockwork Angels2015music by announced
Darkstar: The Interactive Movie2010Video Game
Rush in Rio2003Video documentary
The Body Electric1985TV Movie as Lee

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Rush: Exit... Stage Left1981Video executive producer

Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Sunshine Sketches of a Little Town2012TV MovieFred

Music Department

Music Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Body Electric1985TV Movie musician - as Rush

Sound Department

Sound Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Rush: A Show of Hands1989Video sound producer

Thanks

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Entrepreneur1997Video Game special thanks - as Rush

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Dude! Where's My Music?Documentary post-productionHimself
Being Canadian2015DocumentaryHimself
Jaco2015DocumentaryHimself
The 2013 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony2013TV MovieHimself - Honoree / Performer
Who the F**K Is Arthur Fogel2013DocumentaryHimself
Big Morning Buzz Live with Nick Lachey2013TV SeriesHimself
How I Met Your Mother2013TV SeriesHimself
Inner Rush2012Documentary shortHimself
Metal Evolution2011-2012TV Series documentaryHimself
RUSH Time Machine 2011: Live in Cleveland2011DocumentaryHimself - Vocals / Bass / Keyboards (as Rush)
Juno Awards 20112011TV SpecialHimself
Rush: Beyond the Lighted Stage2010DocumentaryHimself
Canada for Haiti2010TV Movie documentaryHimself
Rise Up: Canadian Pop Music in the 1980s2009TV Movie documentaryHimself - Rush
This Beat Goes On: Canadian Pop Music in the 1970s2009TV Movie documentaryHimself - Rush
I Love You, Man2009Himself - Rush
That Metal Show2008TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Rush: Snakes & Arrows - Live in Holland2008VideoHimself - Vocals / Bass / Keyboards (as Rush)
The Colbert Report2008TV SeriesHimself
Bob & Doug McKenzie's Two-Four Anniversary2007TV Movie documentaryHimself (uncredited)
Rock & Ringers2005Video documentary shortHimself
Rush: R302005Video documentaryHimself - Vocals & Bass & Keyboards
Metal: A Headbanger's Journey2005DocumentaryHimself
Ringers: Lord of the Fans2005DocumentaryHimself
The Rick Mercer Report2004TV SeriesHimself
The Boys in Brazil2003Video documentaryHimself
Toronto Rocks2003TV Movie documentaryPerformer (as Rush)
Rush in Rio2003Video documentaryHimself - Vocals & Bass & Keyboards
Top Ten2001TV Series documentaryInterviewee
1996 MuchMusic Video Music Awards1996TV SpecialHimself - Presenter
Rush: Chronicles1990VideoHimself
Rush: A Show of Hands1989VideoHimself (bass guitar, synthesizers, vocals) (as Rush)
Tears Are Not Enough1985DocumentaryHimself
Rush: Grace Under Pressure Tour 19841985VideoHimself - Vocals / Keyboards / Synthesizers / ... (as Rush)
Rush: Exit... Stage Left1981VideoHimself - Bass Guitar / Vocals / Synthesizers / ... (as Rush)

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Rick Mercer Report2005TV Series

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#Fact
1He and the other members of the band will reportedly be back in the recording studio in early 2006. [September 2005]
2Inducted as a part of Rush into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. [April 2013]
3"Snake & Arrows Live" album is released. [April 2008]
4"Contents Under Pressure: 30 Years of Rush at Home and Away" is released. It is an authorized biography of the band, written by Martin Popoff. [June 2004]
5With Rush, released "Feedback", an EP containing 8 cover songs. This marks the first Rush release wherein the band performs songs other than their own. After "Feedback", Rush embarked on a highly successful Thirtieth Anniversary Tour ("R30" for short). On this tour, the band performed some of the cover songs live -- also a first for them. [June 2004]
6Hot on the heels of their triumphant 2002 tour, 2003 DVD, and benefit performance for 450,000 at the 2003 SARS benefit, Rush has announced plans to commemorate the 30th anniversary of their current lineup with a celebratory tour. Planned shows include their first visits to Europe since 1992. [December 2003]
7Performed with Rush for 450,000 people as part of the Toronto SARStock relief benefit, alongside major bands including AC/DC and The Rolling Stones. Rush was one of the few native Toronto bands to perform at this historic event to herald Toronto's graceful endurance of the SARS scare. [July 2003]
8After their first leg of the tour in 2007, Rush started their 2nd leg which will last through the 22nd of July 2008 [April 2008]
9In the recording studio working on Rush's new album to be released in early 2007. [November 2006]
10Along with other Rush members Alex Lifeson and Neil Peart, Geddy was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in April 2013.
11Starting in the mid-1990s, would choose to use a concert venue's "house" speakers rather then amplifier stacks, which created a vast empty space behind him. He would soon use that space to put kitchen appliances, clothes dryers, etc. for humorous purposes.
12The son of Jewish refugees from Poland.
13Ranked as the 96th Greatest Canadian who ever lived by voters of The Greatest Canadian (2004).
14His distinctive voice was impersonated by Matt Maiellaro on an episode of Aqua Teen Hunger Force (2000).
15Missed their Grammy nomination for best rock instrumental in 2005 for their song from Rush in Rio "O Baterista" which lost to Brian Wilson's song "Smile".
16His band, Rush, has been nominated for two Grammy awards. The band's first nomination came in 1982 for Best Rock Instrumental for "YYZ" from the album "Moving Pictures". The band was nominated again a decade later in the same category for "Where's my Thing?" from the 1991 album "Roll the Bones." "Leave That Thing Alone!" was nominated for the Best Rock Instrumental Performance Grammy in 1995 (their third nomination). "Malignant Narcissism" was nominated for the Best Rock Instrumental Performance Grammy in 2008 (their fifth nomination).
17Attended school in the Toronto, Canada area with comedian Rick Moranis.
18He is known to collect baseball memorabilia
19Has a son Julian and a daughter Kyla Avril
20On February 26, 1997, he and his bandmates Neil Peart and Alex Lifeson became the first rock musicians to be inducted into the prestigious position of Officers of the Order of Canada. This is the highest honor bestowed upon a civilian by the Canadian government. According to the Ottawa Sun, "The award was given as much for their community service as for their contribution to the arts. They have raised over $1 million for food banks and the United Way."
21Lee's real name is Gary. His nickname is attributed to his mother who pronounced "Gary" with such a heavy Yiddish accent that it came out sounding like "Geddy." The name stuck and he has been known as Geddy ever since.
22Is the bassist/keyboardist/vocalist of the Canadian rock trio, Rush.

#Quote
1[on re-imagining an earlier composition] Once you start playing it, it's amazing how you can put yourself back into that mindset of how you felt when you wrote the song. You can reignite a point-of- view, and a good feeling about playing it, even though initially your instincts said: 'Oh, I can't play that song anymore - that's too dated'. But your can. You can go home again.

#Trademark
1Use of kitchen appliances and other industrial items as "balance" to Alex Lifeson's stack of amps on stage in concerts.
2Fender Signature model Jazz Bass
3Long hair
4Distinctive nose
5His unusually high pitched vocals
6His round sunglasses
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