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Yngwie Malmsteen Net Worth

Yngwie Malmsteen Net Worth is
$7.5 Million

Yngwie Malmsteen Bio/Wiki 2017

Swedish guitarist, composer, multi instrumentalist and b andleader, Yngwie Johann Malmsteen has an estimated net worth of $7.5 million.

Yngwie Malmsteen Net Worth $7.5 Million

Yngwie Malmsteen is arguably the most technically accomplished hard rock guitarist to emerge during the ’80s. Combining a dazzling technique honed over years of obsessive practice with a love for such classical composers as Bach, Beethoven, and Paganini, Malmsteen’s distinctively Baroque, gothic compositional style and lightning-fast arpeggiated solos rewrote the book on heavy metal guitar. His mostly instrumental debut album, Rising Force, promptly upped the ante for aspiring hard rock guitarists and provided the important driver for the ’80s guitar phenomenon known as “shredding,” in which the music’s main focus was on impossibly quick, demanding licks rather than songwriting. Malmsteen released a succession of records on the length of the ’80s that, aside from minimal differences in strategy and performance, were strongly similar to Rising Force, and critics charged him with showing little artistic progress. He was also reviled as an egotist whose emphasis on blazing technique ultimately made for dreary, mechanical, masturbatory music free of room for subtlety or emotion.

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Quick Facts

Full NameYngwie Malmsteen
Net Worth$7.5 million
Date Of BirthJune 30, 1963
Height1.9 m
ProfessionRecord producer, Multi-instrumentalist, Guitarist, Singer, Songwriter, Rejmyre, Sweden, Far Beyond the Sun, Arpeggios From Hell, Black Star
NationalitySwedish
SpouseApril Malmsteen, Child in Time
ParentsRigmor Malmsteen
SiblingsAnn Louise Lannerbäck, Björn Malmsteen, Rejmyre, Sweden, Far Beyond the Sun, Arpeggios From Hell, Black Star
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Music GroupsAlcatrazz, Steeler, Hear 'n Aid, G3, Rejmyre, Sweden, Far Beyond the Sun, Arpeggios From Hell, Black Star
NominationsGrammy Award for Best Rock Instrumental Performance, Grammis Award for Hard Rock/Metal of the Year, Rejmyre, Sweden, Far Beyond the Sun, Arpeggios From Hell, Black Star
MoviesYngwie Malmsteen: Live in Korea, Yngwie Malmsteen: Live in Budokan, Yngwie Malmsteen: Concerto Suite for Electric Guitar and Orchestra, G3: Live in Denver, Yngwie Malmsteen: Live!, Rejmyre, Sweden


Interesting Facts

#Fact
1Name is pronounced Ing-Vey.
2His son's name is Antonio.


Trademarks

#Trademark
1Fender Stratocaster


Quotes

#Quote
1I plugged into a Marshall 25 years ago and from my first crunchy riffs to my latest screaming leads, my Marshalls were always right behind me, lots of them. There will be imitations, but in the end there can only be one, the only one, Marshall.


Filmography

Composer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
G3 Live in Denver2004Video documentary
Trial by Fire: Live in Leningrad1989Video

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Metal Evolution2011-2012TV Series documentary performer - 2 episodes

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
That Metal Show2008-2014TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Guest
Metal Evolution2011-2012TV Series documentaryHimself
Sergio's Blog2011TV SeriesHimself
Så jävla metal2011DocumentaryHimself
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon2011TV SeriesHimself - Guest Musician
G3 Live in Denver2004Video documentaryHimself
VH-1 Where Are They Now?2000TV Series documentaryHimself
Chasing Yngwie: Live in Tokyo '851995VideoHimself
Yngwie Malmsteen: Live at Budokan1994VideoHimself
Pantera: Cowboys from Hell1991Video documentary shortHimself
Hard 'N Heavy Volume 81990Video documentaryHimself
Trial by Fire: Live in Leningrad1989VideoHimself
Hear 'n Aid: The Sessions1986Video shortHimself
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