Who is Imagine Dragons and what is Imagine Dragons net worth 2018? Imagine Dragons is an American rock band that gained popularity in 2012. The band is best known for their albums “Night Visions”, and “Smoke + Mirrors”. They are also widely known for the single titled “Radioactive”.
Dan Reynolds (lead singer) and Andrew Tolman (drummer) met at Brigham Young University in 2008. They were both students at that time. They later added Andrew Beck (guitar), Dave Lemke(Bass), and Aurora Florence (piano). They revealed that their name is Anagram which every band member knows and approved of. That year, the band released an EP titled “Speak to Me”.
In 2009, Andrew Tolman recruited Wayne Sermon, a high school friend and a graduate of Berkeley College of Music to join the group as a guitarist. He also hired his wife, Brittany Tolman as a backup singer. Wayne Sermon had to hire another Berkeley graduate to join the lineup after Bassist Dave Lemke left the group. He hired Ben McKee.
With this complete line, up, the band built up their fan base at Utah, the place where they recorded and released their first three EP. They later moved to Las Vegas. The band released “Imagine Dragons” and “Hell and Silence” in 2010 after moving to Las Vegas. They released “It’s Time” in 2011. They became popular in 2009 when they had to fill in for Pat Monahan at the 2009 Las Vegas Festival. They received a lot of positive reviews. Andrew Tolman left the band and was replaced by Daniel Platzman.
The band signed a contract with Interscope Records in 2011. The band worked with Alex Da Kid to release “Continued Silence” and “Hear Me” in 2012. Their first album was released on September 4, 2012. The album was titled “Night Visions”. The album ranked number 2 on Billboard 200 and sold in excess of 83,000 in its first week.
Their second album “Evolve” peaked at number 1 on Billboard Alternative Songs and Billboard Rock Songs in 2013. The album sold over seven million copies in the United States alone. Imagine Dragon’s next single “Demons” also performed well and over 5 million copies have been sold in the United States.
The band’s next studio album, “Smoke and Mirror” was released on February 17, 2015. Prior to its release, singles including “Summer”, “I’m So Sorry”, “Gold” and “I Bet My Life” were released and were already receiving positive reviews.
Net Worth of Imagine Dragons
The rock band has recorded massive success in albums sales. Their three studio albums performed impressively. The band has an estimated net worth of $5.5 million. The band earned $540,000 from the “Night Vision” album and $880,000 from “Smoke + Mirrors”.
Imagine Dragons have received a Grammy, Five Billboard Awards and two American Awards. The band teamed with the Robin Tyler Family to start a charity dubbed Tyler Robinson Foundation. The foundation aimed at helping young cancer patients. The band also appeared on TV shows including The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, Jimmy Kimmel Live! Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, and Conan. The band also featured on the soundtrack for the film titled “Suicide Squad” along with Wiz Khalifa, Lil Wayne, Ty Dolla Sign, Logic and X Ambassadors. They also recorded the song “Levitate” for film “Passenger”.