Robbie Williams is a British musician and a singer. He started his career as a member of the band Take that during the 90s he achieved more success as a solo singer. He became a solo artist because Take That wasn’t achieving much success. Robbie has fans all over the world and he has contributed a lot to the music world.
Robbie Williams has an estimated net worth of $300 million as of 2020. Robbie earned massive success and net worth after becoming a solo musician. He is one of the best-selling British artists of all time and has sold over 75 million records worldwide. He has also set a world record when he sold 1.6 million concert tickets in a day. He has performed in almost every country and this has helped him earn so much money. Robbie has earned a lot of money from his album sales and through his successful sold-out world tours.
Robert Peter Williams was born on February 13th of 1974 in Stoke-On-Trent, England. He was raised by his parents in England. His parents owned a pub and Robbie belonged to a middle-class household. Williams attended Catholic school initially but soon switched to a dance school. During his early school years, Williams use to perform in many musicals, that included Oliver!
When Robbie turned 16, he joined Take That. Williams didn’t have any control over the group’s music, but he was the lead vocal member in the band. He soon had quarrels and fights with the group’s manager, Nigel Martin-Smith, as he had problems following the rules as a member of Take That. Robbie Williams was an addict to drugs and alcohol since his young age.
Williams suffered from a drug overdose when he was just 20. He became disinterested in the activities of the group and didn’t show up for rehearsals often. Take That believed that he is not reliable for their upcoming tour, and they told him to leave the group.
Williams left Take That in 1995, and the group continued their activities for a year and got disbanded soon. Robbie Williams pursued a solo career and signed a contract deal with Chrysalis Records.
Robbie took a new and different route and released a new electro-pop album which was titled the Rudebox. The album was a major success and achieved platinum status. It did not receive good reviews from the critics. Robbie released another album titled Reality Killed the Video Star. He made a strong effort and earned a lot of prominence during the period. He also appeared on X Factor for promoting his new singles.
He released an album with the name Take the Crown in 2012. This album contained included the hit number “Candy,” which earned him his first number 1 as a solo artist. He later released his album Swing Both Ways which was a huge success as well.
Williams fell in love with Ayda Field and started dating her. Ayda is an American actress and is a popular name in Hollywood. The couple got married in 2010 and they have four children together.