February 25, 2017

Sammy Hagar Net Worth

Sammy Hagar Net Worth: Samuel Roy “Sammy” Hagar (born October 13, 1947), also known as The Red Rocker, is an American rock vocalist, guitarist, songwriter, musician and entrepreneur. Hagar came to prominence in the 1970s with the hard rock band Montrose. He afterwards launched a successful solo career, scoring an enduring hit in 1984 with “I Can’t Drive 55”. He enjoyed huge commercial success when he replaced David Lee Roth as the lead singer of Van Halen in 1985, but left the band in 1996. He returned to the band for a 2-year reunion from 2003 to 2005. On March 12, 2007, Hagar was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as a member of Van Halen. His musical style primarily consists of hard rock and heavy metal.

Outside of music, he founded the Cabo Wabo Tequila brand and restaurant chain, as well as Sammy’s Beach Bar Rum.[7] His present musical projects are lead singer of Chickenfoot and The Circle.

Hagar previously endorsed Yamaha guitars, which are currently producing a line of Hagar signature guitars named the Yamaha AES620 SH. The guitar is based on Yamaha’s AES620 and features a number of modifications requested by Hagar, including a Seymour Duncan JB pickup in the bridge position, a “Cabo Wabo” inlay at the twelfth fret and custom translucent red finish.[28] In addition to his signature model, Hagar also plays a handmade AES920 solid-body guitar.[29] Previously Hagar collaborated with Washburn Guitars, which made a Hagar signature guitar named Washburn RR150, which featured Seymour Duncan pickups and a piezo pickup incorporated into the bridge.[30] In recent years, Hagar has switched to Gibson Guitars, having two signatures by them: the “Red Rocker” Les Paul,[31] and the Sammy Hagar Explorer.[32]

Hagar has used Crate Amplifiers, which marketed a Hagar signature 120-watt amplifier named Crate BV120RH Red Voodoo Amp Head.[33] Currently, he uses Blackstar and Marshall amps, making use of the Marshall Vintage Modern 2466 head and Blackstar Series One 100-watt head.

Sammy Hagar Net Worth: $120 Million

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