Michael Philip Jagger, famous as Mick Jagger was born in Dartford, Kent, England on 26th July 1943. He is a very famous American singer/musician and an experienced songwriter. He is the most influential person of the band “Rolling stones”. Mick was born to a middle-class family where his father ‘Basil Fanshawe Jagger’ and grandfather ‘David Ernest Jagger’ were teachers. His mother ‘Eva Ensley Mary’ was a hairdresser, born in Sydney.
Mick younger brother Chris Jagger is also a musician and many times both the brother have performed together. Michael’s father wants him to follow his path of teaching but he was interested in singing since he was a small kid. Mick was very fond of BBC and Radio Luxembourg and love to see their movies. He had a keen interest in American blues at an early age and got his first guitar at the age of 14. With the help of his fast friend Dick Taylor, he started a band named Little Boy Blue where Jagger is its singer.
‘Keith Richard’ was a classmate of Jagger but lost contact in between and after 10 years they met at Dartford Station and discussed their love of rhythm and blues and they planned to work together. Both of them moved to a compartment in Edith Grove, Chelsea, London with their guitarist Brian Jones. Jagger continued studying Finance and accounts and had a strong determination to become a politician.
The manager of Rolling Stones ‘Andrew Loog Oldham’ gave the direction to the band where the drummer was ‘Charlie Watts’, Pianist was ‘Ian Stewart’ and other members Mick Jagger, Richard and Taylor were singers. Mick is the most important person who was the main reason for the success of the band. The Rolling Stones was marked as the group of rough and wild rock stars and their wild style helped them to deal with Deccan Records.
Initially, the group (Rolling Stones) recorded only the cover versions of other people’s songs but soon with the help of band members they emerged as a powerful team. The band released their debut album with the first American hit “That girl belongs to yesterday”. Their journey of success started from then, they gave back to back hits including (I can’t get no) ‘Satisfaction’, ‘Paint it Black’ along with albums like ‘Aftermath-1996’ and ‘Our Heads-1995’.
Mick had a relation with ‘Marianne Faithfull’, singer for 3 years (1966-1969).
He started a relation with ‘Marsha Hunt’ (who was already married) but their relation ended soon (1969- 1970). Hunt got pregnant with the first child of Jagger, ‘Karis Jagger’.
In 1971 he married to ‘Bianca De Macias’ in France. After 6 years, they got separated. He has a daughter ‘Jade Sheena Jagger’ from Macias.
In 1977 he had a live- in relationship with model ‘Jerry Hall’ with whom he had four children. He has daughters ‘Elizabeth Scarlett Jagger’, ‘Georgia May Ayeesha’ and sons ‘James Leroy Augustin Jagger’, ‘Gabriel Luke Jagger’ from Jerry. Their marriage was declared unlawful by High Court of England and Wales in 1999.
Jagger shared a bond with fashion designer ‘L’ wren Scott’ from 2001 until her suicide in 2004. Scott left her all the belongings, estates to Jagger which is estimated to be about Us $9 million.
In the year 1967, Jagger was arrested along with his girlfriend ‘Marianne Faithfull’ when the police raid the home of Richard in England. They were found with drug paraphernalia and other illegal things. Both Richard and Jagger were convicted for the offense but their crime was dropped. After two years in 1969, both Jagger and Faithfull were arrested for drug charge after police raided Jagger’s London home.
Education: Mick did his schooling from Wentworth primary School, Dartford, Kent, England and completed his graduation in Accounts and finance from London School of Economics.
Mick Jagger Net Worth in year 2017 is approximately $380 Million US Dollars
Mick has an estimated net worth of $380 million US dollars as of 2017. He is on the list of top 5 highest paid singers. Mick was marked as the richest singer in the year 2013 (earning $46 million from September 2012-September 2013). He works as an outstanding vocalist of the Rolling Stones. His net worth consists of working in bands and also acting and producing films.
Mick Jagger’s Assets
Richard purchased a grand mansion named Redlands in 1966 after getting huge success from Rolling Stones. He owns another beautiful mansion named Chelsea which cost is estimated around $ 10 million. Jagger owned Bentley S3 continental flying spur. Mick has a collection of around 3000 guitars.
Mick Jagger Business model
He pursued an interest in films and also in the field of direction apart from singing. He is a producer of many movies. His business is running very smartly for the past 30 years as a CEO of Rolling Stones. He had also worked as an actor in many movies.
Recently Mick took his new girlfriend Melanie to his 6 bedrooms beachfront house which is situated in private west indies island. He has become the father of the 8th child ‘Deveraux Octavian Basil Jagger’ from 29 years old Melanie Hamrick.
Mick had started his journey when he was only 14 years old. He rises up without having a music background. He strongly focussed on the goal and eventually grabbed it. He has won the knight title from queen Elizabeth for his dedication of 30 years to pop music. Jagger is a determined and resolute man who has done so much labour to achieve his dream. He is about to be 74 years old but holds a heart of a thrilled young man and carry a capacity of still breaking the stage and attracting a large number of crowd.