Dizzy Reed Net Worth and Biography

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Dizzy Reed is an American musician who has a net worth of $40 million. Dizzy Reed was born in Hinsdale, Illinois in June 1963. He is best known for being the keyboardist of the rock band Guns N’ Roses.

Net Worth: $40 million
Birth Date:
June 18, 1963
Birthplace:
Hinsdale, Illinois, United States
Profession:
Keyboardist for Guns N' Roses
Last Updated:
August 2019
Dizzy Reed Net Worth

Dizzy Reed Net Worth

Dizzy Reed has a net worth of $40 million USD. Thanks to the major success of rock band Guns N’ Roses, that was started in 1985 in Los Angeles, he’s been able to earn millions of dollars. He has been the keyboardist for this rockband since 1990. He’s the original keyboardist of Guns N’ Roses. Besides Axl Rose, the lead vocalist of the band, he has been the longest-serving member of Guns N’ Roses.

He also increased his wealth a bit with acting. He’s most famous for the movie ”The Still Life”. That movie features the original music by members of Guns N’ Roses, Bad Religion, No Doubt, Skid Row and more. Being a rock star pays good money if we can believe Dizzy Reed’s Net Worth. Let’s take a closer look at the life of Dizzy Reed before he came a rock star and acquired his millions.

Biography of Dizzy Reed

Reed was born on the 18th of June 1963 in the state of Illinois. From an early age, he was already in the world of music. Reed’s grandmother taught him to play the organ. He was also a member in some local bands before he even finished elementary school. Later on, he moved to Los Angeles, California and helped found the band The Wild. This was the first time he met Guns N’ Roses. They were playing in a neighboring studio to The Wild. Axl Rose invited Reed to join the group in 1990. He is still the keyboardist of Guns N’ Roses, and has played in most of their songs. 

Reed was named Outstanding Keyboardist of the Year at the 2007 Rock City Awards. In 2008, he recorded an album with Johnny Crash. Dizzy was married for 20 years to Lisa Rood (they divorced in 2010) and they have two daughters and a son. In 2006 he also joined the fraternity Zeta Psi at Cornell University.

Other Present Members of Gus N' Roses

Axl Rose: voice, piano (1985-present)
Richard Fortus: rhythm – guitar (2002-present)
Frank Ferrer: drums (2006-present)
Duff McKagan: bass guitar (1985-1997 and 2016-present)
Slash: lead guitar (1985-1996 and 2016-present)
Melissa Reese: keyboard, effects (2016-present)