Tony Iommi Net Worth, Bio, Siblings, Wife, Religion, Brother, Parents, History

Tony Iommi Net Worth, Bio, Siblings, Wife, Religion, Brother, Parents, History

Facts about Tony Iommi

Net Worth  $140 million
Salary  Over $7 million annually
Income Source  Guitarist, songwriter and producer
Birthday  February 19, 1948
Wife  Maria Sjoholm (m. 2005)
Religion  Catholic
Residence  Birmingham, England
Real Name  Anthony Frank Iommi
Parents  Anthony Frank (Father) and Sylvia Maria Iommi (Mother)
Siblings  None
Daughter  Toni-Marie Iommi
Height  1.83 m
Weight  65 kg
Nationality  British
Ethnicity  White
Zodiac Sign  Pisces
Brother  None

Tony Iommi Biography and Early Life

Tony Iommi is an English guitarist, songwriter and producer. He was born Anthony Frank Iommi on February 19, 1948 in Handsworth, Birmingham, England and he was raised there. He was born to his parents named Anthony Frank (Father) and Sylvia Maria Iommi (Mother). He grew up as the only child of his parents and had neither a brother nor a sister.

Tony Iommi Net Worth

Tony Iommi net worth is estimated to be $140 million. He earns over $7 million as salary annually. His net worth and salary amassed due to the success in his career as a guitarist, songwriter and producer.

Tony Iommi Career

Tony Iommi played in several blues/rock band from 1964 until 1965. From 1966 to 1967, he played in a band named The Rest. From January till July of 1968, he was a guitarist for the band Mythology. In 1968, he joined the band Jethro Tull for a short time and then rejoined Earth music band. In August of 1969, Iommi and his band mates renamed their band from Earth to Black Sabbath. In 1971, Black Sabbath released an album titled Master of Reality. They also released other albums like Technical Ecstasy, Never Say Die! And Heaven and Hell. In 1992, Iommi appeared at the Freddie Mercury Tribute Concert, where he performed.

In 2000, Iommi released his first album as a solo singer, it was titled Iommi. In 2004, he released an album titled The 1996 DEP Sessions and his third solo album was titled Fused. With the Heaven & Hell band crew, he released albums like Live from Radio City Music Hall in 2007, The Devil You Known in 2009, Neon Nights: 30 Years of Heaven & Hell in 2010 and more. Over the years, he has collaborated with the likes of Ian Astbury, Henry Rollins, Serj Tankian, Dave Grohl, Ozzy Osbourne, Phil Anselmo and many others.

Tony Iommi Wife

Tony Iommi is married to his wife named Maria Sjoholm. They got married in 2005. Maria Sjoholm is a former vocalist for Swedish alternative metal band Drain STH. She and Tony met for the first time in 1998. Iommi was previously married to Susan Snowdon (1973 – 1976), Melinda Diaz (1980 – 1985) and Valery Iommi (1987 – 1993).

Tony Iommi Religion

Tony Iommi is a Catholic. In 2016, he made it known to the public that he believed in God. He also revealed that he had not attended Church services since he was a child.

Tony Iommi Residence

Tony Iommi resides in Birmingham, England.

Tony Iommi Real Name

Tony Iommi’s real name is Anthony Frank Iommi.

Tony Iommi Parents

Tony Iommi was born to his parents named Anthony Frank (Father) and Sylvia Maria Iommi (Mother). His father was a carpenter and his mother was a Shop owner.

Tony Iommi Siblings

Tony Iommi grew up as the only child of his parents and had neither a brother nor a sister.

Tony Iommi Kids

Tony Iommi has a daughter named Toni-Marie Iommi.

Tony Iommi Height and Weight

Tony Iommi stands at a height of 1.83 m. He weighs 65 kg.

Tony Iommi Nationality and Ethnicity

Tony Iommi is of British nationality. He is of white ethnicity.

Tony Iommi Zodiac Sign

Tony Iommi was born on February 19, 1948 and his zodiac sign is Pisces.

Tony Iommi Education (High School and College)

Tony Iommi studied at Birchfield Road School.

Social Media Presence

Iommi has over 2 million Twitter followers, over 500 thousand Facebook followers and he is also active on other social media networks.

Controversies, rumours and legal issues

In May of 1968, police raided the Black Sabbath’s flat and found hard drugs and this resulted in them being fined. After words about the raid went public, it affected their performances as people didn’t want to have drug users perform for them at shows.

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