Richard Rick Savage is an English bassist and a founding member of Def Leppard, the English rock band of Sheffield, South Yorkshire, England. He is best known as Sav. He is one of the original members of the band. To stay away from the doubt between him and Rick Allen, he indicates himself as Sav.
Rick Savage Biography and Family
Rick Savage was born on 2nd December 1960 in Sheffield, South Yorkshire, England to Sally Savage and Kenneth Savage. He spent his childhood with his parents and brother in South Yorkshire, England. He has a very special bond with his parents. He always takes advice from his parents regarding any important decision. They always support him to face any difficult situation.
Rick Savage was attended at Tapton Secondary school in Sheffield, England. Since his childhood, Rick learned to play instruments like the guitar with his brother and they played some songs. Rick induced his career as a professional footballer with Sheffield United. But finally, he decided to choose music as the medium of success. Savage formed a band with the help of his friend and classmate Tony Kenning.
He had a brief relationship with stylist Julianna Roberts at first, during his school time period. Then Savage got married in 1993 with Dara Corcoran. The couple was together till 2004 and then separated. After that, Rick tied his knot with Paige Hannon. The couple has three children.
Rick Savage Net Worth in year 2017 is approximately $37 Million US Dollars
Rick Savage is an English bass guitarist who has an estimated net worth of $37 million US dollars as of 2017. Estimation of his net worth comes from his music career as well as a guitarist. Rick gets also paid by sponsorship, advertisements, endorsement, performance and so on. He earned a huge amount of money from music parties and live concerts. He became famous as Def Leppard’s great bassist. Some of the most popular studio albums of Def Leppard’s are – On Through the Night, Retro Active and Mirrorball: Live And More.
Rick Savage Assets
Rick Savage owns several luxurious apartments and commercial properties in England. Wealthy superstars and expensive & designed mansion belong to each other. Savage sold his enormous house in Wicklow for approximately $2 million dollars. This lavish real estate has the facility to enjoy this mansion with bar and a tennis court. The stunning couple lives in the south of Dublin with their three children Jordan, Tyler,and Scott, like a rock star lives. Savage and his wife, Paige bought the Irish house in 2013 for slightly smaller amount than they were paid from a new purchaser, in 2014.Other than this he is the owner of luxurious imported cars.
Rick Savage Business Model
Rick Savage has been longtime bandmates with drummer Rick Allen. Rick currently uses custom basses made by Jackson. Before that he endorsed Washburn XB920 (4-string) and XB925 (5-string) bass guitars from 1999 to 2009.
Some of Rick’s descriptive catalog of musical recordings are –
The Def Leppard E.P. (1979)
On Through the Night (1980)
High ‘n’ Dry (1981)
Retro Active (1993)
Songs from the Sparkle Lounge (2008)
Mirror Ball – Live & More (2011)
Viva! Hysteria (2013)
Def Leppard (2015)
Def Leppard bass guitarist Rick Savage recorded a demo for his new album track Last Dance, which can be heard through online sites now. Savage sings lead and backing vocals on the demo.
Def Leppard bass guitarist Savage presented in Sam Dunn’s Metal Journey( in new episode).
Rick Savage may look like a rock star, stunning personality but he certainly doesn’t behave like a renowned rock star. As a man, he is very down to earth and a friendly musician also. Rick Savage is known for a variety of different music style. He is popular for his hard rock and heavy metal music. In January 1994, Savage suffered from Bell’s Palsy, but later regained most of the feeling in the right side of his face. He has a very loyal fan base which helps to encourage his performance. In between 1980 to 1996 Savage helped Def Leppard to release six Platinum-selling albums.