|Birth Name:||Sir Michael Philip Jagger|
|Date of Birth:||26/07/1943|
|Age:||75 years old|
|Net Worth:||$360 million|
English singer-songwriter, instrumentalist, composer and actor, Mick Jagger is known best as the founder member of the “Rolling Stones”. Mick Jagger songs have led him to be known as “one of the most popular and influential frontmen in the history of rock & roll.” Mick Jagger has often been portrayed as a counterculture figure whose legacy has left a significant mark on many youths of the present age.
Mick Jagger is a well-known English singer and actor who has gained wide respect and recognition for being a founder member of the rock and roll band Rolling Stones. The Rolling Stones was one of the most prominent bands in the 19th century. Mick Jagger songs with his band have led him to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Mick Jagger net worth is known to be huge and amassed from his discography and filmography.
Mick Jagger was born Michael Philip Jagger on 26th July 1943 in Dartford, Kent, England. He was born to parents Basil Fanshawe Jagger and Eva Ensley Mary. His father was a teacher while his mother was a hairdresser. Jagger spent most of his childhood days with his brother Chris Jagger who is also a musician. Mick Jagger is of White ethnicity and English nationality.
Mick Jagger received his education from Wentworth Primary School after which he joined Dartford Grammar School. Jagger then went on to study business at the London School of Economics on a government grant.
Mick Jagger went on to practice and jam together with Brian Jones and Little Richards. The group went on to name themselves, the Rolling Stones. Mick Jagger songs with the group were played at the Marquee Club in 1962.
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The band went on to work with blues artists such as Bo Diddley and Chuck Berry. Eventually, the band bid farewell to Jones as he died in 1969 and brought in new members like Keith Richards, Ian Stewart, Dick Taylor, Tony Chapman and Mick Taylor.
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Mick Jagger band Rolling Stones went on to gain huge success in the 1990’s with hit albums like December’s Children (And Everybody’s), Aftermath, Beggars Banquet, Physical Graffiti, Houses of the Holy, Sticky Fingers, Jamming with Edward!, and more.
Mick Jagger released his debut solo album titled She’s the boss in 1985. Mick Jagger has released four solo albums to date including Primitive Cool, Wandering Spirit and Goddess in the Doorway. Mick Jagger songs which have peaked at the US and UK charts include the State of Shock, Lucky in Love, and Sweet Thing, to name a few.
Mick Jagger has appeared in many movies and TV series till date. Mick Jagger made his debut in the movie arena in 1966’s Charlie Is My Darling.
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Eventually, in the 19th century, he appeared in Sympathy for the Devil, Burden of Dreams, Running Out of Luck, Freejack, and more. Mick Jagger has also appeared in movies like Enigma which he also produced, The Man from lysian Fields, Being Mick, Shine a Light, Stones in Exile, Some Girls, and more.
Mick Jagger net worth is estimated to be $360 million as of May 2017. Mick Jagger songs and movies have given him huge name and fame over the years.
He is till date known as one of the most popular and influential frontmen in the history of rock & roll when the Billboard began calling him the rock and roll frontman. He has also appeared as one of the 100 Greatest Singers in the list of the magazine Rolling Stones. Many authors define jagger as having an ‘eternal youth’. Paintings of Jagger and his belongings from the early days are often auctioned.
Mick Jagger was in a relationship with English singer Marianne Faithfull from 1966 to 1969. Together they wrote the song Sister Morphine.
He then went on to have an affair with Marsha Hunt who at the time was married. He then went on to have an affair with the model, Bebe Buell when he was married to Bianca.
While in a relationship with Jerry Hall, he had an affair with Italian singer and model, Carla Bruni. Mick Jagger was in a relationship with English model Sophie Dahl and fashion designer L’ Wren Scott. It’s also rumored that he had relationship with actress, Minnie Driver.
Mick Jagger is currently in a relationship with his partner Melanie Hamrick who is an American ballet dancer.
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Mick Jagger has been married only once. He was married to his wife Bianca De Macias on 12th May 1971 in France.
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The couple went on to have a divorce in 1978 citing Jagger’s adultery. Mick Jagger had an unofficial private marriage ceremony in Indonesia with Jerry Hall. It was declared unlawful, invalid and null by High Court of England and Whales in 1999.
Mick Jagger children are a subject of controversy since he has eight of them with five different women. Mick Jagger children have grandchildren as well. Jager shares his first child, Karis Hunt with Marsha Hunt. His second child Jade Sheena Jezebel Jagger’s mother is Bianca Jagger. Jerry Hall and Jagger went on to have four children together named Elizabeth Scarlett Jagger, James Leroy Augustine Jagger, Georgia May Ayeesha Jagger, and Gabriel Luke Beauregard Jagger. Mick Jagger’s seventh child, Lucas Maurice Morad Jagger’s mother, was Luciana Morad. His eighth child, Deveraux Octavian Basil Jagger was born to Melanie Hamrick.
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It is fascinating to see so much of hair on Mick Jagger’s head. However, it is only a false rumor that says he is wearing a wig. Jagger has a head full of natural brown hair.
Mick Jagger age at present is 74, yet he manages to look younger than ever. Mick Jagger’s diet is a hot topic for his fans who want to know how he keeps himself so fit. It is known that his diet is managed by a Norwegian trainer Torje Eike. His diet consists of fruit smoothies, wholegrain bread and lots of protein. Till date, he is known to do routine cardio with swimming, yoga, and kickboxing. Mick Jagger height is 5 feet 10 inches while his weight is 73 kgs.
Mick Jagger is a patron of The Mick Jagger Center based in the UK which supports music in schools. Also, he works with Red Rooster Programme to sponsor music in local schools. He also signed a letter to The Guardian which was to oppose the Scottish independence in the September referendum.
Mick Jagger songs have made him highly famous in the field of music. In the Queen’s 2002 Birthday Honours, he was honored with a Knighthood for service to popular music. Jagger receiving the honors was contradictory to his anti-establishment beliefs which cause mixed reactions amongst his fans.
Mick Jagger band has won two Grammy awards and 12 nominations. Mick Jagger has won the Golden Globe Award, a Critics Choice Award, FOCAL Award, Gold Derby Award, Las Vegas Film Critics Society awards, and more. Mick has been nominated for four Grammy Awards.
Mick Jagger has a huge fan following on his coal media accounts. Mick has more than 2 million followers on his twitter account while his Instagram account has 1.3 million followers. More about him can be found on social media sites like Wikipedia.