Net Worth $125 million
Paul Stanley is an American hard rock guitarist with an estimated net worth of $125 million. He is best recognized for frontman of the rock band Kiss. He is 6′ and weighs 163 pounds.
He was born Stanley Bert Eisen in Manhattan, NY in January 1952. He is best known for being the rhythm guitar player and co-lead vocalist for the rock band Kiss. Before joining Kiss, Stanley was a part of the bands Rainbow, Uncle Joe, and Post War Baby Boom. Stanley first worked with Gene Simmons in a band called Wicked Lester. The pair stayed together and joined Peter Criss and Ace Frehley to form the band Kiss. Their first album which was self-titled was released in 1974. Stanley has written or co-written many of the band’s big hits. He developed the character “Starchild” as his Kiss persona. Paul Stanley was ranked #18 on Hit Parader’s Top 100 Metal Vocalists of All Time. In a similar poll Gibson.com readers ranked him 13th. He starred in a production of The Phantom of the Opera, playing the Phantom in 1999. In 1996 he made his debut as a painter. His memoir titled Face the Music: A Life Exposed, was published in 2014. In 2011 Stanley had surgery performed on his vocal cords.