Who is Ace Frehley and what is his net worth 2018? Ace Frehley as the name suggests is an American rock music artist. He released his autobiography titled ‘No Regrets – A Rock ‘N’ Roll Memoir in 2011. He is known for making heavy metal and hard rock album. Guitar World Magazine ranked Gibson as the 14th Best Metal Guitarist in the World of all time.
Paul Daniel Frehley was born on 27 April in 1951 to Esther Anna and Card Daniel Frehley. He has two elder siblings’ one brother named Charles and sister named Nancy. In his youth, Ace was a member of a street gang called Ducky Boys.
Ace grew up in a musical family. He was gifted with his first guitar at the age of 13 on Christmas.
He considers Buddy Guy, Jeff Beck, Led Zeppelin, The Who and The Rolling Stones as his main musical influences.
Ace Frehley has dated Kim Rowe, Diane Cusano, and Wendy Moore briefly.
He married Rachel Gordon in 2010. Previously, Ace was married to Jeanette Trerotola. Ace has one daughter named ‘Monique Frehley’.
He saw his major breakthrough in his career when he founded ‘Kiss’ in 1970’s. Kiss released their first album in 1974 titled ‘Kiss’. The band is popular for painting their face in crazy rock fashion, and wearing leather clothes head to toe. He has made ten studio albums with Kiss.
He retired from the band after a few years to focus on his solo career. In 2002, reunited with the band for go on a reunion tour, which turned out to be a major hit.
Ace released his first solo album ‘Ace Frehley’ in 1978, which went gold Canada and Platinum in the US. He has released 7 studio albums in his career. His most recent album ‘Origins, Vol 1’ released last year.
He has also appeared in movies like ‘Kiss Unplugged’, ‘Kiss Meets The Phantom of the Park’, ‘Let’s Go Cobo’, ‘Remedy’, ‘Kiss Loves You’, ‘Detroit Rock City’, ‘X-treme Close-Up’, and ‘Kissology Volume One, Two, Three’.
Some of his live albums include ‘Kiss Alive! 1975-2000’, ‘Kiss Unplugged’, ‘Alive II’, and ‘Alive!’. He has been associated with labels like Casablanca, Bronx Born, Megaforce, and Mercury.
Ace Frehley is also the owner of two guitar lines with Gibson’s Signature Les Pauls. He has seen commercial success throughout his career, with his first solo album going platinum in the United States of America.
In 2007, he won Best Reissue Award and 2008 he was awarded Showman Award with the whole group in Kiss. In 1999 he was nominated for a Grammy for Best Hard Rock Performance in 1999 for ‘Psycho Circus’. In 2014, Kiss’s name was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. In 1977, Kiss was awarded ‘Favorite New Song’ the People’s Choice Awards for ‘Beth’
Net Worth of Ace Frehley
Ace Frehley has an estimated net worth of over $17 million. He is the founding member and the former lead guitarist of a rock band called ‘Rise’. He has also made hundreds from his solo career. Ace is pretty much always on road working on one or other album or project.
Ace Frehley is a well known 90’s rock artist, who has blessed the new generation with the taste of authentic rock music. His last album was released last year, and trust me the 90’s lovers went gaga over the exquisite taste of old school rock with his album. He is one of the most exceptional guitarists in the world. His solo career also gave him an opportunity to experiment with his songwriting and his vocals.