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Tommy Lee and His Profitable Journey through the 80’s and Music

Thomas Lee Bass, popularly known as Tommy Lee is an US-based musician who is known throughout the world as the founding member of the heavy metal band, Mötley Crüe. Lee was born on 3rd October, 1962. He is originally from Athens, Greece. He is the main drummer for his heavy metal band.

Tommy Lee Net Worth

Tommy Lee is estimated to have a jaw-dropping net worth of $70 million. Almost all of his income is said to be from his music career as a drummer for his own founded heavy metal band, Motley Crue. Some of his income is also from his rap-metal band Methods of Mayhem, where he did numerous solo performances. Earlier he had also performed for the band Suite 19.

Tommy Lee Life History

Thomas Lee Bass was born on 3rd October, 1962 in Athens, Greece. He was born to US US-based Army Sergeant David Lee Thomas Bass and Vassilikki “Voula” Papadimitriou, Miss Greece contestant for Miss World 1960. When Lee was one year old, his family moved to Los Angeles, California. It is evident from Lee’s childhood that he has always had a passion for music, especially drums. He started drumming when he was only 4 years old and by the time he was 17, Lee was an expert drummer and decided to drop out of high school to STARS IN STEREO pursue a career in music. He joined the band Suite 19. During his time at Suite 19, Lee met future Motley Crue bassist Nikki Sixx. Sixx, impressed by Lee’s drumming, proposed his plan to him, concerning forming a new band specialising in heavy metal. It wasn’t long after that Mick Mars joined the two. Lee recommended a high school friend of his to be the lead singer in the band, and Vince Neil joined the band too. This was the beginning of Motley Crue. Lee also has a younger sister, Athena Lee. Athena was the lead drummer in James Kottak’s founding band KrunK. She eventually married James Kottak, but later they were divorced. You can learn more about each of these celebrities and more through their profiles on pinterest.

Tommy Lee Known For

Tommy Lee is popularly known for being the founding member and lead drummer in the anthemic heavy metal band, Motley Crue. He is also known as the founder of rap-metal band Methods of Mayhem, in which Lee performed solo musical performances. Lee is also known for his 2004 reality show, Tommy Lee Goes To College, Lee also being one of the producers for the show. Lee also collaborated with rapper Ludacris, to produce a Planet Green reality TV show, Battleground Earth.

Tommy Lee Political/Business Affiliations

Tommy Lee has shown his political views to be against current US President Donald Trump. Recently, Lee posted a very vulgar and profane Tweet against President Donald Trump and his supporters and voters.

Final Words

Tommy Lee is a very talented musician and drummer. He has established himself in the music industry and has firmly placed his feet in the world of heavy metal. Though he has been involved in a number of controversies throughout his career, no one can deny his talent and passion for the music industry, specifically the heavy metal field.