Boy George is an English Singer, Song Writer, Fashion Designer, DJ, and Photographer. George is the main lead singer of a pop band in Culture Club with Grammy and Brit Award winner. At the time of 1980’s, the band has reached globally and records many songs such as Time, Karma Chameleon and Do You Really Want to Hurt Me.
In 1989, he also played a main lead singer role in Jesus Loves You and also played solo music includes Iggy Pop and David Bowie. He also records different music while working as DJing, songwriter, clothes designing. Now let’s have a close look on Boy George’s net worth in 2018.
Boy George Early Life
Boy George Alan O’Dowd was born on June 14, 1961, in the Eltham, London. He was one of the followers of New Romantic movement which was the popular moment in Britain during 1980’s. At the very young age, he usually goes with his friend in the night club Blitz, which was run by two partners Rusty Egan and Steve Strange. While working with different pop artists, he gets inspiration with David Bowie, T.Rex, Siouxie and the Banshees, and Patti Smith.
Boy George Career, Awards & Achievement
Boy George has got attention with his dressing style by Malcolm McLaren who was the entrepreneur and also gives chance to perform with the group ‘Bow Wow Wow’. After a few years, George himself left the group and started his own band with Mikey Craig. His band also records the demos and gets paid for the EMI Records. The records of Virgin expressed the interest in singing with the group in the UK which was for the European and their Epic Records mostly distributed in the U.S. and North America.
In 1982, George has released their album ‘Kissing to Be Clever’ which was reached up to rank #14 in U.S. and rank #5 in the UK. One of his single that was reached internationally makes a great hit with the title ‘Do You Really Want to Hurt Me?’, this album reached at the no 1 position in different countries.
The next album of Boy has reached to the great success and covers most of the audience in the UK and maintains rank #2 in the entire country. His one of the single ‘Church of the poison Mind’ has made his place in the Top 10 hit list and also becomes popular internationally.
In 1985, he has made a great performance while performing vocals in Feargal Sharkey and got no one hit of all time. He also performs as a guest role in the most popular shows of ‘Cowboy George’ telecasted on the A-Team.
Awards and Achievements
Boy George first time nominated for the MTV Video Music Awards for the best video of the film in 1993. He also nominated for the Grammy awards as the best male pop vocal performer of the year. In 1999, Boy also nominated for the Tony awards for the one of the best original score. After six years, he also nominated for the UK video music awards in 2011 and he got his first award for contributing in the British music in 2015. In the very next year, he also nominated for the International dance music award.
Net Worth of Boy George
Boy George is a famous English singer, Song Writer, and DJ who has a net worth of more than $35 million. He started working for the clubs with his friends and spends his whole time entertaining others. After working for several years, he started working as DJing and also wrote different songs. His earning has been increased when he chose different fields at a time and started earning millions in a year.
George becomes one of the popular personalities who always made a great path for him. He works in the direction of his goals from his childhood and further decided to make his own band and with successful work has made a great fame in his entire life.