Mick Jagger

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Mick Jagger
Live in 2003
Live in 2003
Background information
Birth nameMichael Philip Jagger
Born (1943-07-26) 26 July 1943 (age 78)
Dartford, Kent, England
Occupation(s)Singer-songwriter, musician, producer
InstrumentsVocals, harmonica, guitar
Years active1961–present
Associated actsThe Rolling Stones

Sir Michael Philip "Mick" Jagger (born 26 July 1943) is an English musician, producer and actor. He is most famous for being the singer of the Rolling Stones. In 2003 he was knighted for his services to music.

Personal life[change | change source]

Jagger is known for his many high-profile relationships. He married Nicaraguan-born Bianca De Macias on 12 May 1971. It was a Catholic ceremony in Saint-Tropez, France. In late 1977, he began seeing model Jerry Hall.[1] This was while still married to Bianca. Jagger and Hall lived together for many years. They were married on 21 November 1990, in a Hindu beach ceremony in Indonesia. The marriage ended in August 1999.

Relationships[change | change source]

Jagger has also been romantically linked to other women: Chrissie Shrimpton, Marianne Faithfull, Anita Pallenberg, Marsha Hunt, Pamela Des Barres, Uschi Obermaier, Bebe Buell, Carly Simon, Margaret Trudeau, Mackenzie Phillips, Janice Dickinson, Carla Bruni, Sophie Dahl and Angelina Jolie,[2] among others.[3][4][5][6][7][8] He was in a relationship with L'Wren Scott (1964-2014) from 2001 until she committed suicide in 2014. Jagger's girlfriend Melanie Hamrick is pregnant with his eighth child.

In March 2019, Jagger had to postpone his tour due to medical reasons.[9] A few days later it was announced that he would have heart valve replacement surgery.[10]

Jagger has seven children by four women:[11]

Net worth[change | change source]

His personal fortune was estimated in 2010, at £190 million (~$298 million US).[13]

Discography[change | change source]

Albums[change | change source]

Year Album details UK[14] US BPI / RIAA Certification
1985 She's the Boss 6 (11 wks) 13 (29 wks) UK: Silver

US: Platinum

1987 Primitive Cool
  • Released: 14 September 1987
  • Label: CBS Records
26 (5 wks) 41 (20 wks)
1993 Wandering Spirit 12 (7 wks) 11 (16 wks) US: Gold
2001 Goddess in the Doorway 44 (10 wks) 39 (8 wks) UK: Silver
2007 The Very Best of Mick Jagger 57 (2 wks) 77 (2 wks)
2011 SuperHeavy 13 (5 wks) 26 (5 wks)

Soundtrack[change | change source]

Year Album details US
2004 Alfie 171 (2 wks)

References[change | change source]

  1. Fonseca, Nicholas (18 May 2001). "Limited Engagement". Entertainment Weekly. Retrieved 5 May 2011.
  2. 8 March 2010 (8 March 2010). "Angelina Jolie and Mick Jagger's Bangkok connection". CNN. Retrieved 5 May 2011.
  3. Simpson, Richard (16 May 2007). "Will Mick Jagger make an honest woman of L'Wren Scott?". The Daily Mail. London.
  4. "With this ring, has Mick picked bride No3?". The Daily Mail. 16 May 2007. p. 13.
  5. "Mick and Jerry Divorce".
  6. "Jagger Marriage Annulled". BBC News. 13 August 1999.
  7. Andres Martinez (6 April 2005). "Landlord files to have Bianca Jagger evicted". CNN.
  8. "Women In Luxury". Time. 4 September 2008. Archived from the original on 8 February 2011. Retrieved 12 May 2010.
  9. Press Association (30 March 2019). "The Rolling Stones postpone tour due to Mick Jagger's health". The Guardian. Retrieved 30 March 2019.
  10. Nedelman, Michael. "Mick Jagger's having his heart valve replaced. The technology is better than ever". CNN. CNN. Retrieved 3 April 2019.
  11. 11.0 11.1 11.2 11.3 Richard Simpson. "Mick has more children to see than Santa." The Daily Mail, 20 December 2004. Retrieved 6 January 2009.
  12. Christopher Andersen "Mick Jagger"
  13. Paul McCartney, Simon Cowell see fortunes soar in Sunday Times Rich List 2010 – NME
  14. Roberts, David (2006). British Hit Singles & Albums (19th ed.). London: Guinness World Records Limited. p. 277. ISBN 1-904994-10-5.

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